Joker

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January 15, 2012 (Day 292) — Joker Consider tonight’s cocktail the spiritual twin of last night’s. 2 oz Wild Turkey 81 1 oz Gailliano Dash of sweet vermouth Combine the ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake well, until a frost forms on the outside of the shaker. Strain into a rocks glass […]

ORIGINAL — Southern Fried Chicken

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January 13, 2011 (Day 290) — Southern Fried Chicken Soul food. Hells yeah. Makes me think of Sunday lunches with my grandparents — fried chicken, corn bread, fried okra, ham. Hard to believe we were a German farming family in rural Kansas. But, I’m forever grateful for the Vierthaler clan showing me those amazing foods. […]

Turkey Toddy

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January 11, 2011 (Day 288) — Turkey Toddy Let the crappy word play continue! Huzzah! Callooh! Callay! I chortled in my joy. Today is National Hot Toddy Day! And it all came about just in time, as we went from a 60+ day at the Cocktails, 365 HQ yesterday to below freezing today. Perfect timing […]

Cherry Gobbler

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January 9, 2012 (Day 286) — Cherry Gobbler The temptation with a liquor like Wild Turkey is to make a lot of puns. Now, I inherited my affection for puns from my father. I’m pretty sure it’s a hereditary trait, seeings as I share the same affliction with my brothers. We’ve determined it’s not an airborne contagion, […]

FEATURED BEST BUY BOOZE: Wild Turkey 81

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January 9, 2012 — Wild Turkey 81 I had a pretty interesting conversation with some friends a while back about how some liquors (and brewers) seem to be trying to reach too far outside their own particular areas. By doing so, more often than not my friends argued, companies begin to muddy the brand. That’s […]

Mum’s the Word

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May 8, 2011 (Day 41) — Mum’s the Word Happy Mother’s Day to all you beautiful and lovely ladies out there! You’ve put up with more shit than anyone I know. Good on you. My poor mom put up with my shit for 18 years. Eighteen years. More so, actually when you consider that she […]

Lawrenceburg Limeade

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May 7, 2011 (Day 40) — Lawrenceburg Limeade Temperatures topping the 100s? Lots of yardwork? Relax with a Lawrenceburg Limeade — Cocktail, 365′s take on the Lynchburg Lemonade. (Wild Turkey is distilled in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky) Lawrenceburg Limeade 2.5 oz Wild Turkey American Honey 1.5 oz Rose’s Lime .5 oz triple sec Lemon/lime soda Combine your […]

Double Honey

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May 6, 2011 (Day 39) — Double Honey It’s Friday. Friday. Friday. Friday. Gotta get down on Friday. Partyin’ partyin’. Yeah Been long a week at work for you buddy? Need to relax at the local watering hole but don’t want to look like a puss in front of the other guys at the bar? […]

Cinco de Drinko

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May 5, 2011 (Day 38) — Cinco de Drinko Cinco de Mayo in the United States tends to be much like St. Patrick’s Day in the United States. By that I mean that they tend to both involve rich white kids indulging in offensive ethnic stereotypes as an excuse to get drunk. Diversty! So in […]

Sunburn

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May 3, 2011 (Day 36) — Sunburn After a chilly motorcycle ride in to work today, the weather quickly took a turn for the warm. With almost no wind and rising temps, it’s important for people out and about to make sure they’re properly covered up. It’s also the prefect time to make a summery […]