Mudslide


December 12, 2010 (Day 316) — Mudslide How in the world have we got this far into the year of drinks and NOT made a Mudslide? I mean, it’s one of the most ubiquitous drinks for those who are too timid to drink real cocktails. Hmm… maybe that’s why. Whenever I think of Mudslides, I think of […]

Kahlua Toreador


December 3, 2010 (Day 307) — Kahlua Toreador Tonight we hit the recent opening of the theater’s art gallery. One of Jenn and I’s close friends had a piece debuting in the display, which coincided with opening night of the Christmas show. Seemed like a good time to get out of the house and be […]

Steamy Affair


December 2, 2010 (Day 306) — Steamy Affair Pop quiz, hot shot. What’s something that a lot of Christmas songs have going on in them if you REALLY listen to the lyrics. Sex. I’m talking about sex. Just listen to “Let It Snow.” Or “Santa Baby.” Or “Sleigh Ride.” Steamy Affair Hot black coffee 2 […]

Nightfall


November 10, 2010 (Day 284) — Nightfall So, I’m only a couple months late on some of the cocktails rolled out during the always-amazing Tales of the Cocktail this summer. However, while puttering around looking for some drinks to feature I came across what was called the Black Paloma. Unfortunately, I didn’t have all the […]

Dra-Kahlua


October 21, 2010 (Day 264) —Dra-Kahlua Third day! Booooo! I’m much too fond of puns to not have at least ONE punned cocktail listed here. I love Photoshop… Dra-Kahlua 1.5 oz. Kahlúa .5 oz. vsop cognac .5 oz. triple sec .75 oz. fresh lemon juice .5 oz. simple syrup Pour all of your ingredients in […]

Screaming Orgasm


August 21, 2010 (Day 204) — Screaming Orgasm Need something, sweet, tasty and powerful? How about a Screaming Orgasm? Screaming Orgasm • 2 oz vodka • 1 oz Bailey’s • .5 oz Kahlua This is a solid classic “get drunk” cocktail. The taste is pretty decent, sweet enough for your most girly drink loving of […]

White Russian


June 2, 2010 (Day 123) — White Russian The White Russian is a classic cocktail. But, in my mind, it will be forever linked with Jeff Bridge’s The Dude from “The Big Lebowski.” The Dude’s drink of choice. The perfect balance of sweet and creamy with the kick of vodka. Strong enough for a man, […]