Princess Mary

August 24, 2013 (Day 107) – Princess Mary You know, we’ve been hitting the brutal cocktails pretty hard lately. I think we’re long overdue for a foofy cocktail. The problem, you have to understand, is that there really aren’t a lot foofy classic cocktails. Our grandparents, great-grandparents, and their ancestors loved their booze. And, they […]

Angel’s Kiss

August 12, 2013 (Day 96) – Angel’s Kiss This recipe appears in What Shall We Drink by Magnus Bredenbek (1934). It serves as a companion drink to the Devil’s Delight we featured earlier. Here’s a drink from Canada sure to appeal to the ladies. It’s a dainty drink and deserves the dainty type of cocktail glass. […]

Godiva Vodkas Part Two: Godiva Truffletini

It only seems to be reasonable that we’d be focusing on dessert martinis over the next two weeks. After all, these are chocolate based vodkas. So, if sweet and girly drinks aren’t your kind of thing, then you’ll want to check out for a little while. We’ll start you drunkards off with something simple. 1 […]

Van Gogh Dutch Caramel Vodka Part Two (Cocktails): Milk Dud

Editor’s Note: This recipe appeared in the very first year of Cocktails, 365. However, we felt it was good to remind readers of the cocktail, as well as show a good use for the Van Gogh Dutch Caramel.  Tonight’s drink, we indulge in a Milk Dud. 2 oz Van Gogh Dutch Caramel Vodka 2 oz […]

Raspberry Cordial

December 25, 2011 (Day 271) — Raspberry Cordial Merry Christmas! Get off the internet and spend some time with some loved ones. If you don’t have loved ones, get yourself a cat or a dog. They’re pretty great about that. At any rate, Merry Christmas from everyone here at Cocktails, 365. Enjoy this cordial-inspired cocktail. […]

White Christmas No. 2

December 16, 2011 (Day 262) — White Christmas Everyone has their Christmas (or Holiday) traditions that they tend to be especially fond of. One of mine has always been A Charlie Brown Christmas. In fact, while in high school I had to work a Christmas Eve shift at the video store where I was employed. […]

ORIGINAL — Music Box

December 12, 2011 (Day 258) — Music Box So, we’ve tried to come up with something that continue in our vein of Christmas-eque drinks. While mulling over what to make (no, we’re not making mulled wine) a song came on Spotify that was essentially a music box version of a classic Christmas carol. Looking at […]

Dirty Kermit

October 28, 2011 (Day 213) — Dirty Kermit One of the greatest pastimes of the internet is destroying childhood memories. In many ways, actually. Usually, through something sexual. There’s even for a rule for it. Rule 34. Don’t Google it if you have any sort of self-respect or love of your childhood memories. However, that […]

ORIGINAL — Waffle Cone

October 15, 2011 (Day 200) — Waffle Cone Dag yo. Can you already believe that it’s another 200 days into a second year of unique cocktails every day? Time flies when you’re drinking heavily. When I was younger, the best part of getting an ice cream cone as a treat wasn’t really os much as […]

Bad Habit

October 12, 2011 (Day 197) — Bad Habit Bad Habit 4 oz coffee 2 oz bourbon 2 oz Monarch Hazelnut Liqueur .5 oz creme de cacao Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker, shake well and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Cheers! — Mark