Category: Drink of the Day

Drink of the Day:  Mint Julep

Drink of the Day: Mint Julep

May 2, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

In what is called the “The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports”, the Kentucky Derby will be running its 141st race; the longest running horse race and the first leg of the sport’s Triple Crown.  Today, I am introducing a cocktail that has been a tradition to this event since 1938….officially. It is said in race […]

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Drink of the Day:  Jamaica Me Crazy

Drink of the Day: Jamaica Me Crazy

April 30, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

I’ll give you three guesses on what the main ingredient is in this cocktail.  A simple, yet tasty, beverage that will take you less than a minute to prepare and one that you will go back to time and again due to it’s flavor.  Plus, it has a fun name.  How can you go wrong? […]

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Drink of the Day:  Robert Burns

Drink of the Day: Robert Burns

April 29, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Hump Day! As I sit here, enjoying the flavor and aroma of my first cup of coffee, I look outside the window to see the slight morning frost sitting comfortably on the grass in my backyard.  It’s a reminder that we still have yet to hit the warm and acceptable temperatures of the season.  It […]

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Drink of the Day:  Mariposa

Drink of the Day: Mariposa

April 28, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

We are getting so close to the pool season here in the Midwest.  To help you get in the mood, here is a cocktail that will help you do so. A rum and brandy combination with some notes of citrus, then sweetened with some grenadine, you will be sure to get in the right mindset […]

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Drink of the Day:  Funky Monkey

Drink of the Day: Funky Monkey

April 27, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

A good Monday morning to you!  Time to get on the thinking cap and prepare yourself for another work week. Sometimes, it’s a little difficult to do that, isn’t it?  I woke up this morning kinda in a funk.  Felt like Bill Murray did in the movie, “Groundhog Day”, where he would wake up and […]

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Drink of the Day:  Amaretto Cooler

Drink of the Day: Amaretto Cooler

April 26, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Since it’s Sunday, and we are getting close to having the weather in the Midwest to enjoy a good barbecue, I felt that today would be a good day to show you a cocktail that you can enjoy while cooking up some fine cuisine on the grill. Amaretto is a nice addition to your beverage […]

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Drink of the Day:  Tainted Kool Aid

Drink of the Day: Tainted Kool Aid

April 24, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

We have finally made it to Friday!  Hope everyone is getting their plans lined up for some fun activities with some family and friends. Here’s one I introduced on here a couple years ago that will make a perfect intro into the weekend.  A sweet and nutty combination which, when all said and done, has […]

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Drink of the Day:  Torridora Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Torridora Cocktail

April 23, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Once again, the weekend is just around the corner.  Amazing how fast these weeks keep rolling along, isn’t it?  At least in my world, time is flying by rather quickly of late.  I am going to introduce a cocktail today to slow things down a little.  A rum and brandy based cream beverage that goes […]

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Drink of the Day:  Big Crush

Drink of the Day: Big Crush

April 22, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a cocktail that will get you going!  I will have to say that one of these should satisfy all your cravings for liquor.  There is an abundance of it in this.  Just be sure to be responsible drinker while imbibing on one of these.  The amazing part is that you will not taste it […]

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Drink of the Day:  XYZ Cocktail

Drink of the Day: XYZ Cocktail

April 21, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

It doesn’t get much easier than this. A soothing and refreshing rum cocktail that is very easy to put together. The freshness of the lemon used in this plays well with the other ingredients, giving you something you will find yourself going back to time and again. If you are fond of rum, this is […]

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