Tag: lime juice

Drink of the Day: The Baja Skinny

Drink of the Day: The Baja Skinny

November 8, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here is another cocktail using Borducan Italian orange liqueur as an ingredient.  This time, I combine it with tequila and squeeze in some lime and lemon to give it that freshness this type of cocktail deserves.  I also used honey syrup in place of simple syrup, just enhancing the other flavors of the drink.  Topping […]

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Drink of the Day:  Acapulco

Drink of the Day: Acapulco

November 6, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Don’t know where you live, but I am having a little bit of a culture shock with the weather today.  The brisk autumn winds are turning into winter ones, and I need something to block my thoughts of another cold Midwest winter.  I think I may have found a Drink of the Day to do […]

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Drink of the Day:  Green Apple Tequini

Drink of the Day: Green Apple Tequini

October 21, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

This is the time of year when I start thinking about some apple pie with a nice hot cup of coffee for the last course of any meal.  In case you want to take a shortcut and drink your dessert, here’s something you may have some interest in. A nice combination of apple and melon […]

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Drink of the Day: Kentucky Blizzard

Drink of the Day: Kentucky Blizzard

October 15, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Hump Day, everyone!   Mid-week is here, so we are headed downhill from here on out to get to the weekend.  Here’s a nice and sweet bourbon cocktail for you to celebrate your Wednesday with. Here, in the Mid-West, the leaves are quickly turning into a variety of many vibrant hues.  This Drink of […]

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Drink of the Day:  Airmail Champagne Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Airmail Champagne Cocktail

October 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s another champagne cocktail for you to enhance the Sunday Brunch experience.  It’s nice to have an assortment of these types of drinks in your recipe book, so you can satisfy all tastes when you are having guests over for that early-in-the-day get together. Nothing like a little enhancer with the bubbly.  Just keep in […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Last Word

Drink of the Day: The Last Word

October 8, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The middle of the week is here.  This has been a long and enduring week for me, so I wanted something that would be a memorable and worthy drink today.  I think I found one. There is a reason for this being called what it is.  There is no doubt that there is nothing more to […]

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Drink of the Day:  Tequila Mockingbird

Drink of the Day: Tequila Mockingbird

September 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Hope you are all having a relaxing Sunday.  One of those where you can crawl into a good novel with no outside interference.  One novel comes to mind if I had some time.  This cocktail will give you a clue as to which one I’m talking about. This is a very minty and refreshing tequila […]

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Drink of the Day: Acapulco

Drink of the Day: Acapulco

September 3, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s another sipper for you for today.  A nice combination cocktail that is surprisingly smooth, considering that it is mostly liquor.  However, the lime juice and sour mix do a very good job taking the bite out of the booze and bring out the attributes each ingredient has to offer.  This is surely one you […]

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Drink of the Day:  Purple Margarita

Drink of the Day: Purple Margarita

August 23, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

I can’t believe how fast the weeks go in the summertime!  It seems like the winter months in the Midwest take forever to get through.  The summertime, however, a completely different story.  We are only a week away from Labor Day weekend – the traditional mark for the last weekend of the summer.  Kids are […]

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Drink of the Day: Mojito

Drink of the Day: Mojito

August 15, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Let’s go into the weekend with a classic Cuban rum cocktail that, if made properly, is one of the most refreshing cocktails that you can make.  To create one of these, you must understand the concept behind this cocktail, and most others that are considered classics today. One thing that needs to be realized when […]

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