Well, guys, the end is nigh… Just kidding. But the end of 2016 is really nigh, and it is time for my annual reflections on the past year. 2016 was quite the formative period for yours truly: I re-branded my site, which turned out to be one of the best decisions I’ve ever made, taught my […]
Have you heard of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing? It’s basically the Superbowl of horse-racing that’s comprised of three races: the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes. Truth be told, I knew almost nothing of the event either (apart from this awesome scene in Pretty Woman, of course) except that the Kentucky Derby involves wearing big hats and […]
I realize the term ‘white wine spritzer’ conjures the image of a watered down, flavorless, bargain booze cocktail, but this baby right here is not for the faint of heart. This drink is for those who like it spicy, herby, and bursting with flavor. This is a big girl cocktail. Pitcher cocktails are ideal for brunch parties, […]
Hey, guys! Remember when I hinted at trying out videos in last month’s newsletter? Well, I am making good on that promise. I figured the holiday season would be the perfect time to share a neat cocktail trick so here you go. Hope you like it! Subscribe to my channel if you like this video!
Hellooo, blogosphere! As you may have heard, I moved apartments last week, which explains why this is my first new post in two weeks. I am very excited to be up and running again, and equally excited to be sharing this cocktail recipe with you. My relationship with gin started out rocky. I first tried it […]
This recipe – well, non-recipe rather – was born out of my desire to create a grown-up strawberry slushy drink. Because no matter what your age, there is nothing better than the refreshing power of a frozen fruity drink on a hot summer day. I tested several versions of this recipe, and they were good, […]
“Cocktail Hour” is a monthly series in which I try my hand at making simple yet impressive cocktails at home. When brainstorming cocktail recipes, herbs are often my favorite place to start. Herbs can act as that essential base note in a cocktail, and I just love figuring out what other flavors to pair them […]