The Bar Napkin, featuring the Stiletto Tar-tini


May 8, 2010 (Day 98) — Stiletto Tar-tini Week three, you’re up! No pushing, shoving or kicks to the back of the shins, you got that? You’ve waited for your turn, now you’re up. That’s right, it’s the third week of The Bar Napkin, where I feature one real member of the cocktail world to […]

Cinco de Mayo (Part III)


May 5, 2010 (Day 95) — Vero Mangoma Feliz Cinco de Mayo, todos muchachos! It’s finally Cinco de Mayo! After two days gearing up with two classic Mexican cocktails, I decided to do something unorthodox. Tonight. For Cinco de Mayo. I’m making an original cocktail. My own take on the Paloma. Risky? Yes. Foolhardy? Definitely. […]

Moscow Mule — Revamped


April 28, 2010 (Day 88) — Bloody Mule Some of the greatest new cocktails are plays off the classics. And it seems like when I actually take the time to sit down and try to think up a new drink, I’m never able to really pull it off very well. However, it’s when making other […]