Pepper Jack


May 27, 2011 (Day 60) — Pepper Jack It sounds spicy. But it isn’t. It’s a little bit simple, but very charming. Kind of like me. Pepper Jack 2 oz Spiced Jack .25 oz grenadine Dr. Pepper to top Combine all the ingredients in a pint glass filled with ice and stir. Pleasant vanilla taste […]

Embolism


May 26, 2011 (Day 59) — Embolism He’s got the crazy eyes. The World English Dictionary defines an embolism as “the occlusion of a blood vessel by an embolus.” It also defines embolus as “undissolved material carried by the blood and impacted in some part of the vascular system, as thrombi or fragments of thrombi, tissue […]

Pineapple Express


May 25, 2011 (Day 58) — Pineapple Express Pineapple Express is the name of a stoner buddy comedy starring Seth Rogen and James Franco. It’s also the name of tonight’s drink. And no. It doesn’t contain any pot. We’re about to blow your mind. Here’s a drink that has a bit of a pineapple taste. […]

Rock n’ Rolla


May 24, 2011 (Day 57) — Rock n’ Rolla What is Rock n’ Rolla? It’s rock and roll, ya tool. Rock n’ Rolla 2 oz Spiced Jack No. 94 Dash coconut rum Cola to top Combine the ingredients in a rocks glass filled with crushed ice, stir well and serve. You’ll notice that this drink […]

Jack Does Ginger


May 23, 2011 (Day 56) — Jack Does Ginger Yeah, it sounds like a porn title. Jack Does Ginger 2 oz Spiced Jack No. 94 Splash coconut rum Ginger ale to top Combine the ingredients in a rocks glass filled with ice, stir well and serve. Very tropical. The sweetness of the coconut rum, even […]

Featured Best Buy Booze: Spiced Jack No. 94


May 23, 2011 — Spiced Jack No. 94 We’re trying out something a little bit new this week. Rather than combining the review of the best buy budget booze AND the first cocktail of the week, we’ll be divying up the review and the first cocktail so people who just want the review can read […]

Rum ‘n Chocolate


December 1, 2010 (Day 305) — Rum ‘n Chocolate It’s the first day of December! That means that it’s officially time to really start putting the Christmas on thick. Call me a doofus (or something more offensive( but the holidays are my favorite time of year. Jenn and I both live near our families, so […]

Dead Leaves


November 3, 2010 (Day 277) — Dead Leaves “Dead leaves and the dirty ground/when I know you’re not around/shiny tops and soda pops/when I hear your lips make a sound” — Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground by the White Stripes It’s officially fall! I’m going to have to go out and actually rake the […]

Hot Buttered Rum


October 10, 2010 (Day 253) — Hot Buttered Rum So, Jenn and I have been kicking around the idea of getting Titan a companion. While he’s a very sweet, usually well-behaved dog, he tends to get a little bit crazy after we get back from work. Not only that, I think my wife was hoping […]

ORIGINAL — Shadowy Sides


October 5, 2010 (Day 248) — Shadowy Sides Below the thunders of the upper deep; Far far beneath in the abysmal sea, His ancient, dreamless, uninvaded sleep The Kraken sleepeth: faintest sunlights flee About his shadowy sides; above him swell Huge sponges of millennial growth and height; And far away into the sickly light, From […]