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Drink of the Day:  Wild Dog

Drink of the Day: Wild Dog

December 27, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

After all the festivities this past week, and now worrying about the next get togethers coming up in a few days, I bet you wouldn’t mind learning something simple.  Here’s a cocktail that will not take too much time putting together, yet will give you everything you’re looking for in regards to complexity and flavor. […]

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Drink of the Day:  Monk’s Coffee

Drink of the Day: Monk’s Coffee

December 26, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

For some of us, Christmas Day was just the beginning of a week’s worth of holiday cheer.  With the New Year just a week away, bartenders like myself have been busy doing the holiday thing for the last few weeks now.  We are now in the final stretch.  Honestly, I am looking forward to a nice relaxing […]

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Drink of the Day:  West Coast Champagne

Drink of the Day: West Coast Champagne

December 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

What is the holiday season if you don’t have a good Champagne Cocktail to enjoy?  Here is something you can share with friends and family during you special occasion feast. This is something I came up with for an expo that was supposed to take place last year but never got off the ground.  The […]

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Drink of the Day:  CranApple Martini

Drink of the Day: CranApple Martini

December 23, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Good day, everyone!   Are you feeling the holiday spirit yet?  Here’s a cocktail that will take your there.  If not for the flavor, definitely with it’s color will do it.  A nice reddish hue with the flavor of some of the fruits popular for this time of year: apple and cranberry.  This cocktail can […]

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Drink of the Day:  Holiday Egg Nog

Drink of the Day: Holiday Egg Nog

December 22, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

We are here, the beginning of the holiday week.  Amazing how fast this year has gone.  A lot of things to do yet before Thursday gets here.  Today, I am getting one of these checked off the list.  I will be showing you how to make eggnog from scratch. There is a lot of work […]

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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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