Tag: lemon juice

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:  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:  Wasabi Cucumber Saketini

Drink of the Day: Wasabi Cucumber Saketini

January 20, 2016 | By | 2 Comments

Good morning!  It has been a long layoff due to some personal issues, but I am finally ready to get this going in full swing again. To start off on the right note, I am introducing a cocktail that uses sake for it’s base.  This is something that Jason Neiswanger, Sushi Chef extraordinaire at Twiisted, […]

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Drink of the Day: Spruce Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Spruce Cocktail

October 15, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Woke up this morning and felt the winter breeze for the first time this season.  Had to actually put on my winter coat to take out the trash for the first time.  Yes, it is very early in the morning and the temperature will be rising to a more tolerable level later today.  But, the […]

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Drink of the Day:  Bourbon Crusta

Drink of the Day: Bourbon Crusta

September 29, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy National Coffee Day, everyone! That being said, you are probably wondering why I am not introducing a coffee drink to recognize this holiday.  Well, honestly, I have already given you two coffee cocktails this past week:  The Abbey Road and Keoke Coffee.  These two cocktails would work great for an after-dinner treat, and you […]

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Drink of the Day:  Stiletto

Drink of the Day: Stiletto

September 28, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

I love the taste of a good bourbon.  Especially over a ice and with a twist.  The twist tends to round out the aroma and flavor of this fine American spirit.  But, sometimes I need to change it up a bit; not to hide too much of the flavor of my favorite liquor, but to […]

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Drink of the Day:  Continental Sour

Drink of the Day: Continental Sour

September 5, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The Boston Tea Party caused a stir with the English Parliament.  So much, in fact, in 1774 they came up with five laws that limited the political and geological freedom of the thirteen English colonies here in the United States.  Four of these laws were to punish the Massachusetts colony for its act and to close […]

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Drink of the Day:  Jungle Juice

Drink of the Day: Jungle Juice

September 1, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Welcome to September, ladies and gentlemen.  Wow, this summer went quick.  The kids are back in school and we will be enjoying our last summer holiday this coming weekend.  I have a cocktail for you that you can add to your dance card this coming weekend.  And you will have a couple days prior to […]

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Drink of the Day:  Sword Fish Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Sword Fish Cocktail

August 15, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Since tomorrow is International Rum Day, it would be an injustice for me to chose any other spirit for this weekend’s festivities.  Today’s drink has a couple styles of rum in it that blend in well with the other ingredients, giving you one fine refresher to enjoy in the summer weather months. A fine combination of […]

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Drink of the Day:  Vicious Sid

Drink of the Day: Vicious Sid

July 31, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

We are finally here!  We can see the weekend just ahead of us.  It’s time to get into the relaxation mode for the next couple days.  Well, unless you have major project you have to get done around the house.  But, let’s make tonight our night, shall we? Let’s pull out one of my favorite […]

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