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Blarney Stone (p. 9)

We think of Jameson as part of a pickleback– that goofy divebar shot favored by chefs and Liz– or as a safe bet at an old man bar with a crappy whiskey selection. 483 more words

Lychee Punch

It’s been a while since I posted last, in part because I haven’t been feeling all that creative in the cocktail department. I’ve mostly been drinking old favorites or easy to throw together things.  373 more words


Dempsey Cocktail (p. 30)

When we first bought absinthe, it was because we entertained fantasies of green fairies and Toulouse Lautrec prints coming to life. We even bought an… 670 more words

Capturing the Absinthe Fairy

Absinthe, the drink of literary bohemians and Victorian poets. With it’s distinct anise flavour and the unusual addition of wormwood, absinthe has gained quite a legendary reputation, of unearthly inspiration from the green fairy or La Fee Verte, “a metaphorical concept of artistic enlightenment and exploration, of poetic inspiration, of a freer state of mind, of new ideas” (absinthefever.com) 243 more words


Purple Fairy by Suwincha Singsuwan (Chacha)

Who: Suwincha Singsuwan (Chacha)

Where and When: Sorrento Sathorn, Bartender on Spotlight No.3, 30 March 2016

Spirits and others: La Maison Fontaine Blanche, Crème de Violet, Luxardo Maraschino… 73 more words


USBG Launches Cocktail Classique Competition Sponsored By Lucid Absinthe

HOOD RIVER, Ore., Jan. 16, 2018 — The United States Bartenders’ Guild today announced a national cocktail contest, sponsored by Lucid Absinthe Supérieure, to find the next Cocktail Classique Champion. 322 more words


The Undead Gentleman


The Undead Gentleman (by Martin Cate)