Hot Mint Chocolate

November 21, 2010 (Day 295) — Hot Mint Chocolate Oh sure, you may tell me that it’s still fall. the calendar may still say it is. And the fact that there are still some brown leaves hanging out on the trees would seem to follow. But the freezing fog that has swept in over the […]

Black Hawk

November 20, 2010 (Day 294) — Black Hawk We’ve got some family staying over this evening, so it’ll be a shorter post tonight, folken. To me, fall means whiskey. So, let’s make something with some bourbon. So, what shall we make this evening? Black Hawk 1.5 oz bourbon 1.5 oz sloe gin Fill a rocks […]

John’s Gremlin

November 19, 2010 (Day 293) — John’s Gremlin It’s Friday everyone! That means you’re long workweek, making the world a better place for friends, family and strangers is wrapping up. Or, if you’re some of my friends with non-standard schedules, you’re just getting ready to start your work week and kick copious amounts of ass! […]

Colonial Boy

November 18, 2010 (Day 292) — Colonial Boy Long day, gentlemen. Let us strike up a pipe of our finest tobacco from the colonies, polish our monocles and polish up our elephant guns. It’s time for a Colonial Boy. Indeed. Colonial Boy 1 oz Irish whiskey Dash of simple syrup Black tea In a prewarmed […]

Almond Mocha

November 17, 2010 (Day 291) — Almond Mocha It snowed today. Yeah. That’s right snowed. Now granted, nothing really stuck to the ground. But still. Snow. So, while my wife was giving me crap for making a wintery drink, my justification was simple: it snowed today. I’ll make a winter drink if I feel like […]

Pink Grape-a-nade

November 16, 2010 (Day 290) — Pink Grape-a-nade Let day three of the “let’s-get-rid-of-the-360-vodka” commence! I think I’m finally getting the hang of this: take the lesser vodkas and mix them in a way that their odd or bizarre taste masks actually works to the BENEFIT of the drink. This means that I’ve got to […]

Cherry Cola

November 15, 2010 (Day 289) — Cherry Cola We’re continuing as I slog my way through the leftover 360 Vodka flavors. Last night’s creation wasn’t exactly the belle of the ball, so hopefully tonight’s will be better. Although, I’m not entirely convinced it will be, considering I’m going to go ahead tonight and use the […]

360 Lemon Cola

November 14, 2010 (Day 288) — 360 Lemon Cola Remember a couple weeks (months?) ago, Jenn and I sat down and reviewed the entire line of 360 Vodka flavored vodkas? Well, at the time I had said I was going to make drinks with each and every one of those. The problem is, a lot […]

Tropical Ale

November 13, 2010 (Day 287) — Tropical Ale Well, like I mentioned last night, I’m going to temper your weekend a bit with some non-alcoholic drinks to either help you get back on your feet after a couple “too-long” weekends, or if you’re in the mood for something that’s tasty but you’re not too interested […]

Pac Man

November 12, 2010 (Day 286) — Pac Man Oookay, I just rounded out my nice long trip with a 10.5 hour drive back home. I’m not really in the mood for anything booze-tastic, so we’ll round out my week-long jaunt with a couple non-alcoholic drinks to temper your hangovers before you head into the next […]