Mi Corazon

July 31, 2011 (Day 125) — Mi Corazon Holy monkey pox, it’s already the end of July? Where the hell does the time pass? Eh. Who cares when you’re having fun, right? We’ll make this one tonight brief so you can get back to your Sunday dalliances. “Mi Corazon” is Spanish for “My Heart” which […]

ORIGINAL — Exhibitionist

July 30, 2011 (Day 124) — Exhibitionist Another filthy, filthy sex cocktail? Guess it’s time to bust this guy out again… A bit of background on the drink — a Between the Sheets is a classic cocktail that tends to find popularity in sorority girls’ repertoires a lot. It’s a sweeter drink that packs a […]

Grand l’Orange

July 29, 2011 (Day 123) — Grand l’Orange French crap sounds pretty fancy, right? Yeah. Sounds good to us. So we’ll throw some French sounding stuff in here tonight. Grand l’Orange 2 oz Grand Monarch Orange Liqueur 3 oz Orange Juice Club soda to top Despite all the orange, the club soda lightens the drink […]

Monarch Pass

July 28, 2011 (Day 122) — Monarch Pass As a kid, my parents knew a couple that owned a rustic little cabin up in the mountains near Colorado Springs. For several years, it became a bit of a family tradition. Amongst those traditions was taking a trip up to the Monarch Pass. For those unfamiliar, […]

Downtown Tampico

July 27, 2011 (Day 121) — Downtown Tampico Ah, Tampico. From Wikipedia: Tampico is a city in the Mexican state of Tamaulipas. Economic development during the 1920s made the city a pioneer in the aviation and soda industries. Oil is the chief export, but the city also is a major exporter of silver, copper, and […]

Screaming Multiple Orgasm

July 26, 2011 (Day 120) — Screaming Multiple Orgasm Oh, drinks named after sex. You always make for awkward conversations at the bar with the creepy bartender. It also lends itself well to completely sexually explicit images. We’re a somewhat non-offensive liquor site here. For that nudity you crave, check out our friends over at […]

Leggy Redhead

July 25, 2011 (Day 119) — Leggy Redhead There’s something about redheads. Of course, blondes are pretty amazing too. However, because we’re using an orange-based liqueur, we’re going with redheads. And that’s okay with us. Leggy Redhead 1 oz Grand Monarch Orange Liqueur 2 oz Fireball Cinnamon Whiskey Dash of ginger ale Combine the ingredients […]

Featured Best Buy Booze — Grand Monarch

July 25, 2011 — Grand Monarch A long time ago, Grand Monarch replaced triple sec and Grand Marinier as our go-to orange liqueur for the bar. Nose: Strong orange scent with that heady wine on the end. Neat: Orange right up front. It’s heavier than triple sec, but that works to its advantage. On the […]

Wild Rose

July 24, 2011 (Day 118) — Wild Rose As the world-famous philosopher-poet Bret Michaels once sang: Wild Rose 1 dash grenadine syrup 2 dashes Peychaud’s bitters 2 oz Fireball Cinnamon Whisky Combine the ingredients in a rocks glass filled with ice. Garnish with a rose petal or two. It’s sweet, with a bite. Truly we […]

ORIGINAL — Tea Party

July 23, 2011 (Day 117) — Tea Party This is the good type of Tea Party.  Tea Party 3 oz Fireball Cinnamon Whisky 2 oz tea-infused vodka 4 oz club soda Combine all three ingredients in a brandy snifter filled with ice and swirl. Bright and smooth with a little bit of spice on the […]