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Drink of the Day: Orang A Tang

Drink of the Day: Orang A Tang

December 20, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

A happy Saturday Morning to you all!  Hope you are getting finished with all those shopping adventures leading up to the big day next week.  How about something cool, fruity and refreshing to help you forget about it all for a moment? Another fruity vodka beverage you can impress your friends with if you happen […]

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Drink of the Day: Moon Quake Shake

Drink of the Day: Moon Quake Shake

December 19, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

If you are a rum imbiber, you know that there are many types to enjoy and many ways of drinking it.  Many in this country are most familiar with just a couple, most commonly the white rum and spiced rum varieties.  One type that is only usually used as a secondary ingredient in many of […]

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Drink of the Day:  La Bomba

Drink of the Day: La Bomba

December 18, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

I was kind of in the mood for something sweet to have as the Drink of the Day and found this tequila-based beverage.  If you are looking for the flavor of liquor in your mixed drink, this is not going to be a favorite.  However, if you want a sweet and fruit-filled quencher with benefits, […]

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Drink of the Day: The Last Word

Drink of the Day: The Last Word

December 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Hump Day, all!  Man, is this week going fast.  For me, this is the busiest time of the year.  Working everyday, sometimes doubles, and loving every minute of it.  Wish my body could say the same.  I am definitely past my prime and I am reminded of that every morning while forcing myself out […]

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Drink of the Day: White Spider

Drink of the Day: White Spider

December 16, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

If you are a cocktailer, you are familiar with the brandy-based Sidecar Cocktail.  Just take the brandy out and replace it with gin and you have yourself a White Spider.   If gin is your thing, you are going to love this simple-to-make beverage. This is as basic as they come.  The combined flavor of […]

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Drink of the Day: Kretchma Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Kretchma Cocktail

December 15, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Hope all of you had a nice and restful weekend.  As you know, with the holidays getting into full swing, that was probably the last one that will not be full of holiday parties and last minute shopping.  Being in the bar business, I can attest that I have been busier than normal with the […]

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Drink of the Day: Poison Apple

Drink of the Day: Poison Apple

December 13, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

I just found out that the kids have only one week of school left before being off for the holidays.  Is it just me, or do kids seem to get off earlier every year?   Not that I have an issue with this, mind you.  It just seems that there is never enough time in […]

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Drink of the Day:  Snow Bird Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Snow Bird Cocktail

December 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Friday!  The weekend is upon us and there is now less than two weeks to go out and get that holiday shopping done.  Oh, what fun!  Here’s something to reward yourself with after the day’s worth of waiting in line at the store. I had the opportunity to try out three different spirits from […]

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Drink of the Day:  Colorado Mother

Drink of the Day: Colorado Mother

December 11, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

If you are into combination cocktails, ones that bring together different types of spirits to give you a flavor like no other, you will love this Drink of the Day.  A word to the wise:  Be sure to keep this to probably only one cocktail, because this is one that is not for the weak. […]

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Drink of the Day:  Spruce Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Spruce Cocktail

December 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

When it starts getting cold out, it is always nice to have a bottle of brandy in the house.  This has always been my choice when I want to warm up from the inside – out.  It seems to always accomplish this task.  Now, with this beverage I am making the drink of the day […]

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