Category Archives: Spirits

Homemade Irish Cream

Once again homemade is so much better than anything on the market to buy. If you make this now it will be ready for a certain Irish holiday. This recipe makes roughly 2.75 liters so have a few empty glass … Continue reading

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The Sazerac Revisited

Pechaud’s bitters were finally available again so it was time to find out what type of whiskey works best in a sazerac. After following the recipe with rye and bourbon the final decision was….. They each tasted excellent. So I … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Drinkies

These drinks are perfect for this Saturday’s celebration of romance and all things pink and red. Raspberry Cocktails Chocolate Raspberry Creamsicle The French Martini Raspberry Cheesecake Martini Pomosas

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The Classic Margarita

Accept no substitutes. Margarita 3 oz reposado tequila 1 oz fresh lime juice 1 1/2 oz triple sec Mix together and pour into a glass filled with ice. Salt on the rim is optional.

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Green Tea with Gin and Ginger

We still have some tasty, but potent candied ginger leftover from the holidays. It might not last much longer since it makes for such a tasty tea cocktail. Green Tea with Gin and Ginger 1 green teabag 1 tbsp candied … Continue reading

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Bloody Maria

Because there is tequila and tomato juice in the cupboard. Bloody Maria 2-3 oz Reposado tequila 2 dashes Tapatio 3 dashes angostura bitters 1 oz fresh lemon juice 1/8 tsp Old Bay seasoning 1 oz pickled jalapeno brine 5.5 oz … Continue reading

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Roman Rasta

We don’t drink nearly enough coffee cocktails, but this drink just might change that. Roman Rasta 1 1/2 oz Sambuca 1/2 oz spiced rum fresh-brewed coffee whipped cream cinnamon sugar Pour liquors into the bottom of a coffee mug. Top … Continue reading

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