Grand Herbologist


Late spring and summer means that fresh herbs are creeping back into our daily cocktails. When picking herbs for your cocktail of choice, don’t limit yourself to the standards, however. Sure, you can pick up some sweet basil and make one damn fine basil-gin concoction. In fact, the gin-bail smash using “standard” gin is STILL this […]

Pepperberry


Because we’re heading into the tail end of summer and into fall, it seemed fitting to adjust the blueberry cocktails to something that treads that fine line between sweating your balls off at baseball games and sweating your balls off at football games. This it the perfect shot in the arm for your warm sall […]

Asylum


When we’re reviewing new liquors we always like to head over to the distiller’s website to see how they recommend their spirits be served. It would usually serve to reason that they would offer some pretty great drinks, as they are the ones that have the closest hands in the product from start finish. However, […]

Van Gogh Açaí-Blueberry


DISCLOSURE: It is Cocktails, 365′s policy that it always disclose when we receive samples of liquor to review for the Website. As we tell those who offer samples: we will accept the liquor for review, but that does not guarantee a positive review. Listed below are the opinions of Cocktails, 365 and no one else. And always, thanks […]

Tuesday Afternoon Quickie: Boiled Espresso


It’s Tuesday and cold weather has inexplicably steamrolled into western Kansas. Here’s a drink that’s just as good in cool weather as in hot. This is a modified version of the classic Boilermaker. Boiled Espresso 2 oz Van Gogh Double Espresso (ice-cold) 16 oz coffee stout (we used Fuel Café Coffee Stout) Combine ingredients in […]

UV Sugar Crush Vodka – It’s bad!


You know, we’ve broken rank with the cocktail illuminati (cockillati?) on several occasions. Most noticeably on the whole “flavored vodka” thing. You see, most who mix (or at least mix well) find flavored vodkas anathema to the idea of a well-made cocktail. They’re often over-flavored, sugary pieces of treacle that are barely recognizable as their […]

Two Quick Mother’s Day Cocktails


Show your momma you love her. Mix her one of these two perfect spring brunch cocktails and she’ll (maybe) forgive you for hours of agonizing pain before you burst forth from her womb. Gonzo Journalism 2 oz orange vodka Boulevard Sunshine Wheat (or other super light wheat beer) Combine in a pint glass and garnish […]

Valentine’s Cocktail


Need a modified blood and sand that completely skips the scotch and goes to cherry vodka? Check out this unique little beast. 2 oz Epic Cherry Vodka 1.5 oz brandy 2 oz fresh orange juice 1 dash grenadine

Silken Negligee


We’ve moved on from the Epic Vodka Original to the Epic Vodka Cherry, now. 2.5 oz Epic Vodka Cherry 2 dashes Bourbon Vanilla Extract 1 dash orange bitters Fever-Tree Tonic Water to top Combine all the ingredients in a rocks glass filled with ice and stir well. Garnish with a maraschino cherry.

Oddka – The Other Flavors


DISCLOSURE: It is Cocktails, 365′s policy that it always disclose when we receive samples of liquor to review for the Website. As we tell those who offer samples: we will accept the liquor for review, but that does not guarantee a positive review. Listed below are the opinions of Cocktails, 365 and no one else. And always, thanks […]