Burgundy and White


September 20, 2010 (Day 233) — Burgundy and White Something amazing happens tonight. After 150 long days, the NHL is finally stirring from it’s summer slumber. Preseason starts tomorrow night, which means that my Colorado Avalanche are having their Burgundy and White scrimmage tonight! Words cannot describe how excitable hockey season makes me. I racked […]

Amaretto Stone Sour


September 19, 2010 (Day 232) — Amaretto Stone Sour As one might recall, my last attempt at an Amaretto Sour wasn’t exactly big a favorite of ours. I felt like the drink was off-kilter, and didn’t strike the perfect balance between sweet and sour. I was assured over and over by some fellow cocktaileers that […]

Henry VIII (plus BULLDOG Gin review)


September 18, 2010 (Day 231) — Henry VIII It is Cocktails, 365’s policy that it always reveal when we receive samples of booze to review for the Website. As well tell those who offer samples, we will accept the liquor for review, but that does not guarantee a positive review. This week Cocktails, 365 received […]

Red Light (featuring Harlem review)


September 17, 2010 (Day 230) — Red Light It is Cocktails, 365’s policy that it always reveal when we receive samples of booze to review for the Website. As we tell those who offer samples, we will accept the liquor for review, but that does not guarantee a positive review. This week Cocktails, 365 received […]

Bichon Frise


September 16, 2010 (Day 229) — Bichon Frise A Bichon Frise is a fruity little french dog that is probably what you think of when people utter the phrase “fruity little french dog.” It’s more poofy than a poodle. More girly than a baguette. They’re pretty dang adorable. Just look at him! But, if pushed, […]

Nikkalicious


September 15, 2010 (Day 228) — Nikkalicious The final entry in my Kearney, Nebraska travel series! Over the past two nights we’ve reviewed a local brewery and a classy little joint. Now, we’re hitting up another Kearney institution — The Cellar. The Cellar is a bar and grill that has been — from what my […]

Venue Martini


September 14, 2010 (Day 227) — Venue Martini Happy Tuesday, everyone! So, last night we indulged in a little microbrewery action. Tonight, let’s take it down a notch. Make it a little smoother. Just a bit more… smooth. Right across from my hotel in Kearney, NE there’s a little joint called Venue, tucked alongside the […]

Thunderpunch


September 13, 2010 (Day 226) — Thunderpunch Oh, Nebraska… We meet once again. It’s not been so long since I’ve seen your rolling hills of corn. Now, your stalks have turned brown as harvest nears, the beans are soon to the harvest, and the sorghum fields have a rich red color, casting beautiful shadows across […]

Bluebeard’s Wench


September 12, 2010 (Day 225) — Bluebeard’s Wench Ahhh, Sunday brunch right before I head out for a week away from my wife and stepson for work. Let’s make something fun and bright to keep the mood’s levity! I love the name  Bluebeard’s Wench, so let’s make that one. Bluebeard’s Wench 3 oz rum 1.5 […]

Frostbit Kentuckian


September 11, 2010 (Day 224) — Frostbit Kentuckian I struggled to find some way to create an effective and meaningful way to talk about the nine years since September 11… But I can’t. I’m a purveyor of dick and fart jokes. My thoughts and prayers with all those who have known a loss that I […]