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Drink of the Day:  Dirty Mother

Drink of the Day: Dirty Mother

April 18, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Ah yes; the weekend is finally in full swing.  Time to get out the garden tools, lawn mower, and trimmer, and get back to work!  Springtime is officially here, in my neck of the woods, and nothing shows that more than you pulling out the equipment needed to prepare your yard for the coming months. […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Pacifist

Drink of the Day: The Pacifist

April 17, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Wow!  Friday is here already?  For it being a five-day work week, it went by rather quickly.  At least in my mind it did.  There are probably some of you out there who are saying otherwise. No matter if you thought the week was too long, or it flew by, I have a great rum/brandy […]

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Submissions for Cocktails for Drink of the Day!

Submissions for Cocktails for Drink of the Day!

April 16, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

I love to do the Drink of the Day!  However, I thought it would be fun to showcase other great bartenders out there and choose one day a week to introduce a cocktail from other bartenders. If you are a bartender that wants to show off their skills and the bar they work in, or […]

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Drink of the Day:  New Yorker Cocktail

Drink of the Day: New Yorker Cocktail

April 16, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

I have been keeping on a gin tear these last few days, so I felt it would be nice to bring out a cocktail that had a different base liquor in it today.  Here is one that uses rye whiskey as it’s foundation. In this mixed drink, the secondary flavors are used just enough to […]

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Drink of the Day:  Alexander

Drink of the Day: Alexander

April 15, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Good day to all! Before we get started today, just wanted to make sure everyone did their taxes.  Today is the last day for submitting, unless you request an extension.  I’m just happy my wife is the one that does this, or I would probably be indulging more than I should on these Drinks of […]

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Drink of the Day:  Daisy Mae

Drink of the Day: Daisy Mae

April 14, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

This one is for all of you gin lovers out there.  An aromatic gem that makes for a great cocktail sipper. One of the fascinating things about this drink is all of the layers of satisfaction you get while taking a sip of it.  Not only do you get the gentle tartness from the fresh […]

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Drink of the Day:  Bitter Pill

Drink of the Day: Bitter Pill

April 13, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Good Monday morning to all of you. Here’s the reality:  This is the beginning of a long five day work week.  Most of you are dreading the long and slow crawl to this next weekend.  But, it doesn’t have to be that way you know.  An adjustment on the attitude is needed for you to […]

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Drink of the Day:  Peach Slider

Drink of the Day: Peach Slider

April 12, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Sundays usually mean a day to unwind and be around family.  It also means a nice hearty brunch for those who like to treat themselves to a well-rounded, hearty meal late in the morning or early afternoon.  I sure do like Sunday brunches!  And, what’s a brunch without a little alcohol to help digest all […]

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Drink of the Day:  Rum Relaxer

Drink of the Day: Rum Relaxer

April 11, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

What a perfect name for a Drink of the Day today, it being Saturday and all.  This will surely put you in the right frame of mind to enjoy the weekend.   It is time to turn off the thinking cap for a couple days and refuel.  With that being said, one should not have […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Brenda

Drink of the Day: The Brenda

April 9, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

With the rain pouring down outside as I sit here typing the blog this morning, I get the sudden urge to do nothing else but open the window and listen to the water making it’s majestic sounds as it hits the many things on my patio.  Nothing like nature’s orchestra delighting us with its harmonic […]

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