New Year’s Promise

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December 31, 2010 (Day 335) — New Year’s Promise Tonight is New Year’s Eve! Pull your loved one close and sip on this powerful, sweet and nicely balanced cocktail to welcome in 2011 (and the last month and couple days of Cocktails, 365 as well)! New Year’s Promise 2 oz Limoncello 1/4 oz orange liqueur […]

ORIGINAL — New Bounty

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December 30, 2010 (Day 334) — New Bounty Only a few more days until the New Year! Another year full of promise, but also full of challenges. Fill your glass with this New Year’s Eve and drink in the tidings with great joy. New Bounty 2 sugar cubes Several dashes Angostura bitters 2 oz cranberry […]

Annex Theater Champagne Cocktail

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December 29, 2010 (Day 333) — Annex Theater Champagne Cocktail Only a few more days until New Years Eve! Either if you’re hosting your own New Years party, or spending it out on the town, you’ll need a couple classy drinks up your sleeve to wow those you’re hanging out. Even if you’re spending a […]

Desperate Martini

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December 28, 2010 (Day 332) — Desperate Martini Sometimes, amidst all the rich food and heavy drink that comes hand in hand with gatherings over the holiday season, you need something a little bit simpler to cut through the thickness. Something bright and tasty, but not too summer-like. That’s where the Desperate Martini comes in […]

Union Jack

Union Jack, the correct way up./

December 27, 2010 (Day 331) — Union Jack This is a Union Jack: There is also a cocktail called the Union Jack. Union Jack 2 oz gin 1 oz sloe gin .5 oz grenadine Tasty, but heavy for a gin-based drink. I would call it a wintery drink. Fruity, but a nice bite on the […]

Monk’s Coffee


December 26, 2010 (Day 330) — Monk’s Coffee Merry Day After Christmas, everyone! Here’s hoping you each had a wonderful time with family and friends, no matter what your creed may be.  While I got everything I could have really asked for for this Christmas, more than anything it was wonderful to sit down with […]

Merry Christmas

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December 25, 2010 (Day 329) — Merry Christmas You should be spending time with your family today, not online. Need an easy, last-minute drink that will please your family and friends today? Well, good thing you came here! Here’s one that will knock them out of the park, and you probably already have all these […]

Candy Cane

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December 24, 2010 (Day 328) — Candy Cane It’s Christmas Eve! Tonight, you will be visited by three spirits! If you’re anything like me (and let’s face it, if you’re reading the Website by a guy who creates a new drink a day, you probably are) then you don’t really have candy canes hanging from […]

ORIGINAL — Boxing Day

Okay, so I've only REALLY seen Corner Gas, but still...

December 23, 2010 (Day 327) — Boxing Day I love Canadians. Their shows. Their accents. The fact that they allow gay marriage. They’re just all around my kind of people. The way they say “Eh” is pretty great too, eh? Their whiskey isn’t half bad either. Now, I know I risk distancing myself rom the […]

Holiday Hopper

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December 22, 2010 (Day 326) — Holiday Hopper It wasn’t too long ago that I actually finally busted my Mudslide cherry and made the drink that makes sorority girls famous (for all the wrong reasons). So, let’s play around with that forumla and create something unique for the holidays. Holiday Hopper 1 oz Midori melon […]