Tag: gin

Drink of the Day:  The Alexander

Drink of the Day: The Alexander

April 13, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

As you all know if you have been following for a while, I like to share an old classic with you from time to time.  Here’s one with a little history. The original Alexander cocktail, made with gin, creme de cacao, and cream, was first seen in print in Hugo Ensslin’s 1915 book, “Recipes for […]

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Drink of the Day:  Coffee Alexander

Drink of the Day: Coffee Alexander

October 2, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Friday!  Finally, another week done and it’s time to enjoy the reason why you work so hard in the first place.  Hopefully, you will have enough time to treat yourself to one of these great gin cocktails while doing so. A spinoff from the classic Alexander Cocktail, this one adds the flavor of coffee […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Last Word

Drink of the Day: The Last Word

September 9, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

One great thing about a three day weekend is the short week that follows.  With this said, Happy Hump Day, everyone!  Amazing that we are at the ninth day of September already.  For the way this week has gone so far, I will take let it fly by as fast as possible.  Just can’t seem […]

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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:  Orange Buck

Drink of the Day: Orange Buck

August 17, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

A good Monday morning to one and all!  Nothing like a fine summer morning, with the birds singing their joyful tune and a brisk breeze touching your face as you go out to feel the outdoors for the first time today.  This is going to be a great day! Let’s start the week right by […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Honeycomb

Drink of the Day: The Honeycomb

July 19, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

I hope everyone is having a nice and relaxing Sunday.  For those who are, and those of you who need a little help doing so, here’s a cocktail that I’m sure will put you in the right frame of mind. For those of you who like their gin, this is a great cocktail to not […]

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Drink of the Day:  Tango Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Tango Cocktail

July 14, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

A great Tuesday to one and all!  I think I may have found a cocktail for all you gin lovers out there to enjoy.  If you like the back notes of this spirit, and want to get the overall flavor of what you are imbibing, this is one that you may want to try. There […]

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Drink of the Day:  Gin Aloha

Drink of the Day: Gin Aloha

May 20, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Good morning and happy Hump Day!  We have reached mid-week and are getting ever closer to the weekend. Some cocktails are meant to be enjoyed during a beautiful summer day, and this would be one of them.  Gin and triple sec share the stage in this beverage, with pineapple juice and orange bitters playing an […]

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Drink of the Day:  Electric Iced Tea

Drink of the Day: Electric Iced Tea

May 13, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Hump Day!  Getting to the crest of the hill and seeing the weekend ahead is always a good feeling.  The phrase, “Work to live!”, comes to mind here as we all do what we need to pay on bills and keep some for ourselves to enjoy the little time we have off with family and […]

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Drink of the Day:  Free Silver

Drink of the Day: Free Silver

May 3, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Good morning and a Sunday Funday to you all!  A beautiful day is in the forcast for us in my neck of the woods.  A great relaxing day on the patio is in store, with some springtime grilling and cold beverages.  Maybe, just maybe, some yardwork will get done…..but, there is always tomorrow! I have an […]

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