Hera Cocktail

January 19, 2012 (Day 296) — Hera Cocktail There’s a vodka cocktail called the Zeus that uses Campari and vodka. We adjusted it with Cynar, which we’ve developed a recent love affair with. 2 oz Sobieski Vodka 1.5 oz Cynar Artichoke Bitters Dash of chardonnay Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with crushed ice. […]


January 18, 2012 (Day 295) — Quicksilver Quicksilver was a term used in days of yore for Mercury. This drink is clear and silvery. 2 oz Sobieski Vodka 1 oz Esprit de June Dash of maraschino liqueur Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker, shake well for at least 30 seconds, then strain into a chilled […]

Sophisticated Cowboy

January 17, 2012 (Day 294) — Sophisticated Cowboy Before anyone gets all elitist up here, there are such things as sophisticated cowboys. Growing up in the Midwest, there are those that are true, dyed-in-denim cowboys who still enjoy the finer things in life. This drink capitalizes on that dichotomy by combining bourbon — a drink […]


January 16, 2012 (Day 293) — Compound You’ll find this drink a bit more suitable for brunches come springtime, but every once in a while the weather will coöperate with you during the winter and give you a beautiful day to sip something like this. 2 oz Sobieski Vodka 1 dash Malibu Black Coconut Rum […]


January 16, 2012 — Sobieski I’ve come to call the different vodka brands vying for supremacy “The Vodka Wars.” Each brand tries to trump the others on fancy processes, flavors, ingredients, organics, etc. It’s refreshing to see someone bring a rapier to the fight and make quick work. Okay, that’s a bit of a muddled metaphor, but […]

Tan Russian

June 12, 2011 (Day 76) — Tan Russian White Russians. They will forever be associated with The Dude in my mind. This our own take on the classic. We’re calling it the Tan Russian. Tan Russian 2 oz Sobieski Karamel Vodka .5 oz Butterscotch Schnapps 1 oz cream Combine ingredients in a rocks glass filled […]

ORIGINAL — Toffee Nation

June 11, 2011 (Day 75) — Toffee Nation This week could truthfully just be called a jaunt to the candy shop with all of the various candy-based cocktails we’ve been mixing up. Today’s is no different. This one is going to be a bit lighter in texture, but not so much with the flavor (a […]


June 10, 2011 (Day 74) — Snickers We made a Milky Way martini the other night, tonight we’re going to focus on it’s nuttier companion — the Snickers. Snickers .5 oz. butterscotch schnapps 1.5 oz. Sobieski Karamel Vodka .5 oz. Chocolate Liqueur .25 oz. Ogreat syrup 1 splash heavy cream Drizzle chocolate syrup in in […]

Caramel Glaze

June 9, 2011 (Day 73) — Caramel Donut According to the experts, you can’t eat donuts anymore. Too much cholesterol and fat and Deliciousness Atoms™ floating around. It may not save you many calories, but I think we can all agree that a donut that gives you a buzz is a-okay. Carmel Glaze 4 oz […]

ORIGINAL — Milky Way

June 8, 2011 (Day 72) — Milky Way We’re taking the decadence of the previous nights and ramping it up just in time for Hump Day. Tonight, we make a Cocktails, 365 original — the Milky Way Milky Way 3 oz Sobieski Karamel Vodka 2 oz heavy cream .25 oz simple syrup .25 oz chocolate […]