The Jungle Bird

The Jungle Bird

The Jungle Bird is a tiki cocktail that is much easier to make than most. There are only 5 ingredients, and they are usually things most people have in their home bar. I’ve recently started to get more and more into tiki drinks after learning 

Paloma

Paloma

The Paloma cocktail is technically a mixed drink in that the traditional recipe only has two ingredients: tequila and Fresca (a grapefruit soda). That makes it basically the Mexican version of a rum and Coke or a vodka soda. However, today is Cinco de Mayo 

Mon Cheri

Mon Cheri

The Mon Cheri cocktail is, at its root, an Amarena Martini. I am a huge fan of Amarena cherries (more so than even real Maraschino) in drinks and was so happy my local store started carrying them. So on arriving home the first thing I 

El Presidente

El Presidente

El Presidente is a classic cocktail that I had never heard about until one of my friends asked if I could make it for him. I tend to get asked that quite a bit seeing as my home bar has more bottles than most. El 

Classic Dirty Martini

Classic Dirty Martini

The dirty martini is one of the easiest cocktails to make, which is good because Alona asks me to make her one all the time. I do it as a standard martini of 2:1 gin and vermouth along with a few barspoons of olive brine. 

Catamaran

Catamaran

The Catamaran is a drink invented by Shannon Tebay from Death & Co., a speakeasy style cocktail bar in New York. She describes the drink as a grapefruit gin colada, and that’s pretty much my first impression on taking a sip. While I did alter 

Clover Club

Clover Club

The clover club cocktail is a classic named for The Clover Club men’s club who would meet at the Stafford-Bellevue hotel in Philadelphia. It was created in 1896 and there are a few different variations. This recipe below is the IBA specified way of making 

How To Make Cinnamon Syrup

How To Make Cinnamon Syrup

Cinnamon Syrup is an easy homemade recipe that can be used in a variety of dishes. While I decided to make some cinnamon syrup so I can make Don’s Mix, you can use it on French Toast, porridge, desserts, and more. It only takes a 

The Jack Rose

The Jack Rose

The Jack Rose is a classic cocktail that was popular at the turn of the 20th century. No one really knows who invented it, or why it is named how it is, but there are many disputed theories. The recipe I’m giving for this cocktail 

Event Horizon

Event Horizon

The Event Horizon is a drink I made a couple days ago to try out cocktails with a new bottle of Magellan gin. This is a French gin that is infused with Iris flowers, so it does have a light blue color. While I don’t