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Drink of the Day:  The Harvest Nectar

Drink of the Day: The Harvest Nectar

June 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Rum cocktails are in season, with the temperatures rising, the patios opening, and the pools looking good for that afternoon swim.  Here’s a great citrus cocktail that will fit right in with all of these elements in play. Using three tropical fruit juices to go along with the light rum, this is as refreshing as […]

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Drink of the Day:  Peanut Butter Cup Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Peanut Butter Cup Cocktail

June 20, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Come on, admit it, we are all junk food junkies from time to time.  My weakness is and always will be peanut butter cups.  When ever I get that chocolate craving, I always go to the nearest convenient store to pick up a pack of these.  The peanut butter/chocolate combination is the bomb! No need […]

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Drink of the Day:  Parallel Universe

Drink of the Day: Parallel Universe

June 19, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a cocktail that uses equal parts of each of it’s ingredients to give you a very enjoyable beverage.  The rum and cointreau compliment the grapefruit juice well, giving you a cocktail that fits perfectly for a Thursday evening, hence the reason for making this the Drink of the Day for today. Most rum drinks […]

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The Peach Slider is June 18th Drink of the Day!!

The Peach Slider is June 18th Drink of the Day!!

June 18, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

This, in my opinion, is one of the best creamy cocktails that’s out there.  What a perfect dessert beverage to finish off a great meal!  No utensil, other than a stir stick needed to give you complete satisfaction. A combination of vanilla flavored vodka, amaretto, and peach schnapps, put together nicely with light cream.  Every […]

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The Dirty Redhead is June 17th Drink of the Day!!

The Dirty Redhead is June 17th Drink of the Day!!

June 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

When you think of a red head, you think of wild and crazy….good times!  This pretty much explains why this Drink of the Day is named what it is.  There is nothing but liquor in this cocktail; equal parts of three ingredients does the trick and will put you in the right state of mind. […]

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The Blue Marine is June 16th Drink of the Day!!

The Blue Marine is June 16th Drink of the Day!!

June 16, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Blue Curacao is a great ingredient due to its color and sweetness in any summertime cocktail.  One ingredient that is somewhat different in this mix is the butterscotch schnapps.  Once you taste this, you will be surprised yourself that the combination of vodka and butterscotch schnapps isn’t more common. This drink has all the characteristics […]

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The Jade Cocktail is June 13th Drink of the Day!!

The Jade Cocktail is June 13th Drink of the Day!!

June 13, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

To go with the theme I had with the Drink of the Day yesterday, this cocktail has just a minimal amount of secondary mixes to help enhance and compliment the flavor of the main ingredient, which in this case is rum.  I do have to say, however, that the mixers that are involved in this […]

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The Cactus Bite is June 12th Drink of the Day!!

The Cactus Bite is June 12th Drink of the Day!!

June 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a cocktail that gives you another opportunity to pull the Drambuie off the shelf other than using it in the Rusty Nail cocktail.  The Cactus Bite is an interesting combination of ingredients that fits nicely into an old fashioned glass, never staying off course from having the main ingredient, tequila, being the main focus.  Just […]

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The All Plucked Up is June 11th Drink of the Day!!

The All Plucked Up is June 11th Drink of the Day!!

June 11, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Hard to believe we are already into the second week of June.  Man, how fast time goes nowadays… Here’s a great summer quencher that will go great during your next Caribbean-themed party.  A perfect rum beverage that fits right into the heat of the summer.  Three fruit juices give you that tropical feel that only […]

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The Piccadilly Cocktail is June 10th Drink of the Day

The Piccadilly Cocktail is June 10th Drink of the Day

June 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

This one dates back to 1930, where it was introduced in the Savoy Cocktail Book.  This is when gin cocktails consisted of the majority of mixed drink and ruled the bars.  This was due to gin being easily attainable and most common with people back in those days.  During prohibition, gin was the easiest to […]

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