Tag: maraschino liqueur

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:  Harlem Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Harlem Cocktail

April 1, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Hump Day and welcome to the new month! April 1st is April Fools Day, so be careful not to get caught up in a gag.  This is a friendly reminder that if something seems to be too far-fetched for you to be reality, you are probably right.  Today would be the day where you […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Co Pilot Cocktail

Drink of the Day: The Co Pilot Cocktail

March 26, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Greetings to another beautiful day, everyone!  Hope all is going well. Here is a cocktail I came up with to find other uses of the revived liqueur, Creme de Violette.  It is such a fantastic addition to any bar, I was surprised this went away for awhile.  It really brings another dimension to a cocktail […]

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Drink of the Day: The Sunny Day Cocktail

Drink of the Day: The Sunny Day Cocktail

March 22, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

As we all wind down after a great weekend, Sundays seem to get you back to normal and mentally prepare yourself for the week to come.  As we are about to dip the quill in the fountain of ink to write out our next chapter, it is nice to first enjoy a soft and relaxing beverage that will […]

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Drink of the Day: The Berry Pear Cocktail

Drink of the Day: The Berry Pear Cocktail

February 14, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Valentine’s Day! Today, I am reintroducing a cocktail I came up with last year for this event.  Your loved one will appreciate the effort you put into this one.  A naturally flavored treat that will go well as an after-dinner beverage.  Nothing says “I Love You” more than something that you will put an […]

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Drink of the Day: Saratoga Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Saratoga Cocktail

February 4, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

A great hump day to you all!  Hope your Wednesday is going well.  If you are having a week to forget, the good side is that you are halfway to the weekend and it’s all down hill from here.  Just a little more to tolerate. We just got hit with yet another couple inches of […]

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Drink of the Day:  Captain’s Blood

Drink of the Day: Captain’s Blood

January 26, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

A good Monday to you and yours!  Let’s get this week started on the right note by introducing a cocktail that all those rum imbibers out there will appreciate.  This cocktail is primarily dark rum, with just enough secondary ingredients to get rid of the liquor bite of the rum, and to bring out some […]

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Drink of the Day: The Last Word

Drink of the Day: The Last Word

December 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Hump Day, all!  Man, is this week going fast.  For me, this is the busiest time of the year.  Working everyday, sometimes doubles, and loving every minute of it.  Wish my body could say the same.  I am definitely past my prime and I am reminded of that every morning while forcing myself out […]

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Drink of the Day:  Tahiti Club

Drink of the Day: Tahiti Club

December 2, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Today I was feeling in the tropical spirit, (Don’t know why….it’s only in the 30’s where I’m at), and this is the cocktail that came to mind.  A perfect Tuesday evening treat that you can not only enjoy due to the flavor of the ingredients, you will also enjoy the aroma as you bring the […]

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Drink of the Day: Canadian Cherry

Drink of the Day: Canadian Cherry

October 22, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Canadian whisky is a great spirit to use as the base to any whisky cocktails.  Here is a great example of that.  As aromatically enjoyable as it is tasty, this is a nice pre-dinner treat to ready yourself for a nice hearty meal.  The citrus and maraschino liqueur in moderation bring the good notes of […]

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