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Cocktail napkin: Dinner at Trader Vic's — Liska Jacobs

The only Mai Tai my father will drink is a Trader Vic’s Mai Tai.

1 whole lime squeezed into a glass
3/4 oz orgeat syrup… 1,409 more words

Essay & Memoir

Dining Outside the Home: Kukui's Poolside Restaurant and Bar at the Marriott Beach Resort in Lihue, Kauai

Dining Outside the Home: Kukui’s Poolside Restaurant and Bar at the Marriott Beach Resort in Lihue, Kauai! Relax poolside with first-class service of American or Polynesian food and unsurpassed tiki cocktails. 77 more words


Fit for a Queen

The legendary Royal Hawaiian was around, and then not around, but eventually came around again. Known for their famous Lapu-Lapu’s, I’ve been wanting to visit to get my hands on the rum filled drink. 281 more words


Three Hour Drive To Paradise - An Afternoon At Trader Sam's Enchanted Grog Grotto 

The week of Thanksgiving, my boyfriend Todd and I traveled to Delray Beach to spend the week with his awesome family, and we decided at the eleventh hour to make use of the time we were on our own to visit one of the more kooky tiki bars in the country, Trader Sam’s Enchanted Grog Grotto! 852 more words


Tackling the merely meh Mai Tai

The sun was on its A-Game a few days ago so the man and I headed out to the beach. We fried and baked and pivoted like good rotisserie humans until the grumble of hunger interrupted our broiling. 578 more words


Mai Tai variations

What is great with classic cocktails is that they have such a strong structure, even with a twist they still make fabulous drinks. That explains why great cocktails are an endless source of inspiration. 1,206 more words


Orgeat on My Mind

Need more almond joy in your life? Look no further than a bottle of orgeat, a syrup made from almonds, sugar, and either rose or orange flower water, that—hey!—is also an ingredient in one of next month’s Campari Hard cocktails. 323 more words