Smoke on the Mountain

July 22, 2011 (Day 116) — Smoke on the Mountain Or perhaps we’d call it fire and brimstone? Smoke on the Mountain 3 oz Fireball Cinnamon Whisky Mountain Dew to top Because it features Mountain Dew as a main ingredient, make sure that you’re playing some video games by yourself. Cheeto dust is option. Cheers! […]


July 21, 2011 (Day 115) — Firestone A take off on the classic Amaretto Stone Sour. Firestone 2 oz Fireball Cinnamon Whisky 2 oz sweet and sour mix 2 oz orange juice Combine the ingredients in a rocks glass filled with crushed ice. Cheers! — Mark

ORIGINAL — Flaming Gremlin

July 20, 2011 (Day 114) — Flaming Gremlin Hot. Brain. Melting. Dry. Death ray. It’s like… fat guy on a scooter, hot out. Let’s conjur up a drink that at least matches the heat visually. Flaming Gremlin 3 oz Fireball Cinnamon Whisky 2 oz grenadine Combine the ingredients in a mason jar filled with crushed […]


July 19, 2011 (Day 113) — Godson The Godfather is an excellent cocktail that mixes scotch with Amaretto to give you a brusque but sweet cocktail. This is a personal variation of the classic. Godson 2 oz Fireball Cinnamon Whisky 2 oz Blended Scotch 1 oz Amaretto Combine the ingredients in a rocks glass filled […]

ORIGINAL — Burning Passion

July 18, 2011 (Day 112) — Burning Passion Consider this drink a stretch-over from last week’s cocktail. We’re using last week’s featured booze to help bolster the power of the Fireball Whisky. It’s a way to dip your toes into the cinnamon whisky world. Because trust me, things are going to get more intense from […]

Featured Best Buy Booze: Fireball Cinnamon Whisky

July 18, 2011 — Fireball Cinnamon Whisky We must be completely insane, featuring Fireball Whisky in the middle of one of the hottest summers on record. But then again, sanity has never really been this web site’s claim to fame. According to Fireball’s web site: Rumor has it that Fireball Whisky was forged sometime in […]

Caribbean Manhattan

July 17, 2011 (Day 111) — Caribbean Manhattan We’ve just had a whole week of triple digit heat, and we have another one coming up. No rain. No mist. No clouds. We need something to cool off by the poolside. Caribbean Manhattan 2 oz Phillips Union Vanilla Whiskey 1 oz coconut rum 1 splash pineapple […]

Key Lime Manhattan

July 16, 2011 (Day 110) — Key Lime Manhattan This one is easier to put together than the Key Lime Martini we made in the past. Key Lime Manhattan 2 oz Phillips Union Vanilla Whiskey 1 oz Rose’s lime juice 1 oz half-and-half Combine the ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice, shake well […]

Cream Soda

July 15, 2011 (Day 109) — Cream Soda Cream Soda was one of my favorite pops when I was a kid. In fact, my Monday snack as a kid was always a bottle of A&W Cream Soda and a bag of Cheetos Flamin’ Hot Fries. One of the best taste sensations you could come up […]

Doctor’s Orders

July 14, 2011 (Day 108) — Doctor’s Orders Take two of these and don’t bother calling me in the morning. Trust me. Doctor’s Orders 2 oz Phillips Union Vanilla Whiskey Dr. Pepper Fill a rocks glass with crushed ice, pour in your whiskey, and then top with Dr. Pepper. Stir gently and serve. Deliciously smooth […]