Tag: irish whiskey

Drink of the Day:  Twiisted Irish Coffee

Drink of the Day: Twiisted Irish Coffee

April 5, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

As we see more and more craft bars opening, showing off their knowledge of cocktails from long ago, I sit in amazement when these craftsmen ridicule and belittle those who have changed a recipe from its original.  Though I do believe it is fascinating to see how cocktails were made back in the 1800s, I […]

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Drink of the Day:  Twiisted Irish Coffee

Drink of the Day: Twiisted Irish Coffee

October 7, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The change from warm to cold temperatures are very obvious here in the Midwest.  Our pools close for the upcoming season, we winterize our cars for the brutal weather ahead, a new football season gets underway, etc.  I also know because I am asked to put together some coffee cocktails for the winter menu. Here […]

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Drinks of the Day:  Irish Buck and Irish Breakfast

Drinks of the Day: Irish Buck and Irish Breakfast

March 17, 2015 | By | 1 Comment

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Before I get started, I noticed that when you get the email, you are not seeing the video that is involved in making the cocktail if you don’t open the link of the email.  I can see that being convenient for those who want a quick glance.  However, today is different. […]

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Drink of the Day:  Irish Car Bomb

Drink of the Day: Irish Car Bomb

March 13, 2015 | By | 1 Comment

To keep with the time of the year, continuing with the Irish theme until St. Patrick’s Day, I am going to introduce you to a beer drop shooter that is well known for the occasion. I must stress that one of these should be sufficient for us amateurs out there.  Just be sure to hand […]

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Drink of the Day:   Irish Apple Martini

Drink of the Day: Irish Apple Martini

March 11, 2015 | By | 1 Comment

Good day, my friends!  Hard to believe we are less than a week away from St.Patrick’s Day!  Where is the time going this year?  I better get moving and start showing you some cocktails that you can share with your friends this coming holiday. If you are into shooters, this one will look kind of familiar […]

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Drink of the Day:  Tipperary Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Tipperary Cocktail

February 11, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Hump Day! Lately, when introducing whisk(e)y to a cocktail, I have been giving you some examples of some quite sweet drinks.  Today, I would like to introduce you to one that dates back to the turn of the 20th Century (1916).   This is one you may want to remember for next month, when […]

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The Tipperary Cocktail is May 9th Drink of the Day!!

The Tipperary Cocktail is May 9th Drink of the Day!!

May 9, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a nice weekend starter for you; one that will give your sense of smell a nice workout to go along with the flavor.  Green Chartreuse is an herbal liqueur that gives this cocktail some aromatic life and seems to play well with the Irish whiskey and sweet vermouth.  Chartreuse has been around since the […]

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The Irish Car Bomb is March 12th Drink of the Day!!

The Irish Car Bomb is March 12th Drink of the Day!!

March 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

This shooter will get you in the Irish frame of mind in a hurry!  Make sure to leave your car at home if you plan on partying with these on your dance card.   Maybe limiting yourself to only a couple of these would be a smart move.  Yet, after getting the taste of one, […]

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The Irish Apple Martini is March 10th Drink of the Day!!

The Irish Apple Martini is March 10th Drink of the Day!!

March 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

This week, I will be throwing in a few cocktails that will go perfect for your St. Patrick’s Day celebration.  The first one is one of my favorite.  That’s why I am introducing this one first.  I’m sure you have heard of the Apple-Tini.  This one uses Irish Whiskey for the base ingredient, replacing vodka. […]

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The Pancake Breakfast Shooter is January 6th Drink of the Day!!

The Pancake Breakfast Shooter is January 6th Drink of the Day!!

January 6, 2013 | By | 3 Comments

Here’s another interesting shot that I was introduced to just recently.   There are mixologists out there that are getting very creative when it comes to shooters.  I kind of hesitated making this the drink of the day today because I gave you a shot recipe yesterday.  But, this one was so easy to make and […]

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