Tag: ginger ale

Drink of the Day:  Blueberry Smash

Drink of the Day: Blueberry Smash

April 3, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Greetings to you, my friends! I have to give props to Tiffany Bounce for this recipe.  She is a colleague of mine at Twiisted Sushi Grill and Bar.  The interesting part about her coming up with this cocktail is that she is a teetotaler.  In fact, she had to take the word of fellow employees […]

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Drink of the Day:  New Orleans Buck

Drink of the Day: New Orleans Buck

August 20, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

One great thing about doing this blog are the great people you get to meet while doing it.  I had the opportunity to have a couple cocktails with Ami Jenkins and her husband, Eric, last night.  They flew in from New Orleans to visit with their son, who happens to be a minor league umpire […]

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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:  Rye Not?

Drink of the Day: Rye Not?

August 3, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Good Monday morning!  We have another week in store for us, and it is up to us to make it what we will.  I want to hold up my end of the bargain, and kick off the week right, by giving you another cocktail that is now on the specialty cocktail list at Twiisted Sushi […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Bourbon Fashionable

Drink of the Day: The Bourbon Fashionable

July 27, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

A good Monday morning to one and all!  Time to hit the week on the right note with a little twist on an old classic; one I’m sure you will enjoy if you are a bourbon lover. This is a spin on the Old Fashioned.  Usually made with sugar, and muddled with bitters, orange and […]

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Drink of the Day:  Snow Bird Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Snow Bird Cocktail

July 26, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

I had the opportunity to come up with a couple cocktails with some friends, at their home bar, back in the fall.  We were doing this for a distillery and were trying out their line of spirits.  When we came to the vodka, I put together a fresh fruit concoction that I am very much […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Brenda

Drink of the Day: The Brenda

April 9, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

With the rain pouring down outside as I sit here typing the blog this morning, I get the sudden urge to do nothing else but open the window and listen to the water making it’s majestic sounds as it hits the many things on my patio.  Nothing like nature’s orchestra delighting us with its harmonic […]

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Drink of the Day: New Orleans Buck

Drink of the Day: New Orleans Buck

February 17, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Fat Tuesday!  Time to get all your partying out of the way to kick in the Christian time of Lent.  What are you giving up this year? Because I know we will be seeing a lot of Hurricanes and Sazeracs on the special lists in blog land, I wanted to introduce you to something […]

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Drink of the Day:  Snow Bird Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Snow Bird Cocktail

December 12, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

Happy Friday!  The weekend is upon us and there is now less than two weeks to go out and get that holiday shopping done.  Oh, what fun!  Here’s something to reward yourself with after the day’s worth of waiting in line at the store. I had the opportunity to try out three different spirits from […]

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Drink of the Day: Klondike Cooler

Drink of the Day: Klondike Cooler

September 18, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

I live in the Midwest and we are already beginning to feel the autumn winds upon us.  This drink will be sure to warm up your insides. A very simple whiskey cocktail that depends on the aroma of lemon to give it its character.  A nice relaxer during the cold months and a nice refresher […]

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