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Drink of the Day: Cold Kiss

Drink of the Day: Cold Kiss

August 18, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Good Monday, everyone.  Hope your weekend was time filled with family and friends; or maybe a time to just stay away from everyone and charge up those batteries.  No matter how it went, it’s now time to get back into the everyday grind. Here’s a nice and easy one for you today.  A soothing whiskey […]

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Drink of the Day: Caribbean Dance

Drink of the Day: Caribbean Dance

August 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

I don’t usually put a Drink of the Day up for Sundays.  But, due to me feeling like doing it, I figured why not?  It doesn’t hurt to have a cocktail on our day of rest and relaxation.  Might as well enjoy it more by having a nice and refreshing rum cocktail. This is one […]

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Drink of the Day: Compadre

Drink of the Day: Compadre

August 16, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a new twist on a tequila drink I think you’ll enjoy; one that is a perfect refresher while basking in the sun, enjoying the pool.  A perfect Saturday Drink of the Day! There isn’t too much in regards to putting this cocktail together.  The combination of flavors will make it seem more complicated than […]

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Drink of the Day: Mojito

Drink of the Day: Mojito

August 15, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Let’s go into the weekend with a classic Cuban rum cocktail that, if made properly, is one of the most refreshing cocktails that you can make.  To create one of these, you must understand the concept behind this cocktail, and most others that are considered classics today. One thing that needs to be realized when […]

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Drink of the Day:  Baja Blues

Drink of the Day: Baja Blues

August 14, 2014 | By | 2 Comments

I am fortunate to have the opportunity to bring you cocktails on a daily basis that are easy to make for your home parties.  I also, from time to time, get the opportunity to create my own that become signature cocktails for other bars and brands.  This happens to be one of those that I’d […]

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Drink of the Day: The Berry Pear

Drink of the Day: The Berry Pear

August 13, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

If you haven’t noticed, this week I am reintroducing cocktails that I have created; not found in books.  When you watch the video on this cocktail, I mention that this is a great Valentine’s Day treat.  But, this is also a very nice and refreshing summertime choice for your next get-together.  A great fresh ingredient […]

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Drink of the Day:  Co-Pilot Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Co-Pilot Cocktail

August 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s another original I wanted to share, using the back flavor of vanilla to compliment the aromatic characteristics of the maraschino liqueur and Creme de Violette.   The vanilla flavored vodka really rounds out the flavor well in this cocktail, giving you a nice and smooth flavor, while offering an abundance of aromas before the […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Brenda

Drink of the Day: The Brenda

August 11, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

`Here’s one for you I came up with for a customer of mine who wanted to do a little more than her usual rye whiskey on the rocks.  When putting this together, I wanted to keep the rye flavor in the forefront, only getting rid of the bite of the whiskey and bringing out its […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Apple Bee

Drink of the Day: The Apple Bee

August 9, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s one for all of you that like to hide the liquor flavor in their cocktails.  Just be sure to remember that it is in there while you are drinking a couple of these, so you don’t guzzle them down too quickly. This sour apple schnapps / applejack combination is complimented with cranberry juice to […]

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Drink of the Day:  Crystal Slipper

Drink of the Day: Crystal Slipper

August 7, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Thursday! Here we are, already on the downside of the week and into the first week of August.  Kids will be going back to school within the month, which means many of us will be getting ready to shut down our pools for the season.   In other words:  We need to make the most […]

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