Tag: cointreau

Drink of the Day:  Baja Blues

Drink of the Day: Baja Blues

April 12, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

I had the honor and privilege of coming up with the first signature cocktails for what has become one of my favorite hang-outs in Akron, Ohio: Jilly’s Music Room.  The cocktail that I am sharing with you today is one that is still on the menu.  The recipe has changed somewhat, as many other cocktails […]

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Drink of the Day:  Medina Mist

Drink of the Day: Medina Mist

August 24, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

To stay true to my Monday ritual, I am introducing a new cocktail to you today; one that you would find on the menu at the restaurant / bar I am now part of:  Twiisted Sushi Grill and Bar, located in Medina, Ohio. A subtle, full-flavored gin cocktail, using the cucumber essence of Hendrick’s to […]

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Drink of the Day:  Green Mile

Drink of the Day: Green Mile

August 5, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy humpday everyone!  Hope your Wednesday is treating you well. Here is some interesting trivia for you.  For most of you, it won’t be that big of deal.  But, this invention has saved many lives and the first one of its kind was installed in my neck of the woods, so I felt it was […]

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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: Miami Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Miami Cocktail

March 19, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Good morning, my friends! I always look at St. Patrick’s Day being the day that we start seeing warmer weather and Springtime starting to show itself more with buds beginning to be present on the trees and the sounds of many birds finding their way back into my neck of the woods after their migratory […]

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Drink of the Day:  Midnight Express

Drink of the Day: Midnight Express

March 9, 2015 | By | 1 Comment

A good Monday morning to you all!  Amazing how that hour jump affects your mornings, doesn’t it?  On my second cup of coffee and still trying to get it all together.  I think I may have a cocktail for you that will put you in the right state of mind after work.  In fact, it […]

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Drink of the Day:  Oriental Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Oriental Cocktail

March 3, 2015 | By | 3 Comments

I find this classic cocktail rather unique because of what it is called more than anything else.  There are no ingredients in this from the Far East.   However, this is a nice sipping pre-dinner cocktail that perfect to warm you up and satisfy your thirst.  Rye whisky, the base spirit for this drink, is […]

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Drink of the Day:  Between the Sheets

Drink of the Day: Between the Sheets

March 2, 2015 | By | 1 Comment

I must confess, I am a fan of tasting the liquor in whatever I drink.  There are some out there that only want to get the sensation from the booze without tasting it.  However, when it comes to my choice of a cocktail, I want to know what I’m getting myself into when I imbibe, […]

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Drink of the Day:  Canadian Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Canadian Cocktail

February 25, 2015 | By | 1 Comment

Happy Hump Day! We are midway through the work week and only a few days away from March, (THANK GOODNESS!!).  I was listening to the news this morning and this February in my area will be the coldest one in written history.   The thaw out can’t happen soon enough as far as I’m concerned. […]

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Drink of the Day: The Berry Pear Cocktail

Drink of the Day: The Berry Pear Cocktail

February 14, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Valentine’s Day! Today, I am reintroducing a cocktail I came up with last year for this event.  Your loved one will appreciate the effort you put into this one.  A naturally flavored treat that will go well as an after-dinner beverage.  Nothing says “I Love You” more than something that you will put an […]

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