ORIGINAL — Brute Strength

August 20, 2011 (Day 144) — Brute Strength Another brief one tonight. Brute Strength 1.5 oz 03 Orange Liqueur 1.5 oz Ke Ke Beach Key Lime Liqueur 2 oz tequila blanco Combine in a cocktail shaker, shake well, and then strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Beautifully Baha California. It has a pleasant mix of […]

ORIGINAL — Tequila Boat

August 7, 2011 (Day 132) — Tequila Boat The Tequila Boat is something I just made up. Hell, it may be a real thing. We don’t get paid for research. In fact, we don’t even get paid. If I were to give a definition of a Tequila Boat, I would say it’s a boat wherein […]

Purple Rain

August 4, 2011 (Day 129) — Purple Rain Purple Rain — the name of Prince’s sixth album, before he was known as the Artist Formerly Known as the Vaguely Effeminate Minnesotan and before he was known as Prince again. It’s routinely considered one of the best pop albums of all time. It also led to […]

ORIGINAL — Ectoplasm

August 3, 2011 (Day 128) — Ectoplasm So what exactly is ectoplasm? Ectoplasm: Noun: 1. Biology . the outer portion of the cytoplasm of a cell. Compare endoplasm. 2. Spiritualism . the supposed emanation from the body of a medium. We’re going with the more… spiritual version for this drink, shall we say? Now, this […]

Key Lime Martini #2

August 2, 2011 (Day 127) — Key Lime Martini #2 This is the one that goes without saying. I mean seriously. It’s a key lime liqueur. You knew this one was going to happen. And it was going to happen all of this bitch. Key Lime Martini#2 2 oz Ke Ke Beach Key Lime Liqueur […]

Queen Tiff

August 1, 2011 (Day 126) — Queen Tiff The Queen Tiff is a cocktail that seems to have cropped up on the interwebs in the past year. There’s no definitive story (that we can find at least) to its origins. Some have dark rum. Some have light rum. This one specifically featured Ke Ke Beach […]

Featured Best Buy Booze: Ke Ke Beach Key Lime

August 1, 2011 — Featured Best Buy Booze Ke Ke Beach Key Lime Liqueurs are kind of the bastard stepchildren of the cocktail world. They often take a back seat to the standard base spirits: vodka, rum, whiskey, etc. However, those that place liqueurs on a back burner are ignoring the fact that liqueurs are […]