Fire and Ice

May 14, 2011 (Day 47) — Fire and Ice Let’s get some heat going on with our ice this evening. We’re being all sorts of gourmet tonight, making spicy tuna cakes with a cucumber jalapeno sauce. So we need something equally tasty to drink. Let’s just pile heat upon heat, too! Fire and Ice .5 […]


May 13, 2011 (Day 46) — Atlas Today, my mom graduates with her master’s degree. She rocks. Atlas 2 oz Platte Valley Corn Whiskey 1 oz Blue Curacao liqueur 1 splash orange juice fill with cranberry juice Combine the ingredients in a highball glass and serve. Fruity. Tasty. Girly. Cheers! — Mark


May 12, 2011 (Day 45) — Horsefeathers What exactly ARE horsefeathers? According to the Interwebs, it’s a non-existant thing. I loves me some specificity. It’s also a Marx Bros movie. Horsefeathers 2 oz Platte Valley Corn Whiskey 3 dashes Angostura bitters Ginger ale Combine the three ingredients in a rocks glass filled with ice. Delicioso! […]


May 11, 2011 (Day 44) — Goblin This is a redneck take on the classic Gremlin which I’ve become rather fond of.  Goblin 2 oz Platte Valley Corn Whiskey 1 oz Rose’s Lime Combine your ingredients in a mason jar filled with ice. It’s a not-nearly-as-sweet Gremlin — there’s the great distinct whiskey taste with […]


May 10, 2011 (Day 43) — Stumphumper We’re on to day two of our mountain man drinks. Yeah, that’s right. We’re drinking corn whiskey out of a jug. Which means all of the cocktails this week have to be drank out of a mason jar. Don’t ask me why, it’s just the rules. And if […]

Mountain Dew

May 9, 2011 (Day 42) — Mountain Dew Pop quiz history buffs. What did moonshine used to be called back in the days of Prohibition? That’s right. Mountain Dew. In fact, if you look back, Mountain Dew’s original logo was a hillbilly getting shitfaced on a case of moonshine. This week we’re featuring moonshine’s bastard […]

Mum’s the Word

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

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

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

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 […]