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Throwback Thursday: Early New Year's Celebration at Daniel

I had the pleasure of dining at Daniel for dinner in the Upper East Side last December. A friend of mine who has been interested in fine dining invited me to join her friends at this upscale, Michelin star-awarded restaurant serving exceptional French food as well as high-class versions of more standard dishes (eg. 956 more words

Musings

Ruby Red and Cucumber Basil Fizz

In honor of our soon-to-be graduates of the United States Naval Academy let’s raise a glass and cheers all the hard-work and accomplishments of these talented men and women. 333 more words

Recipes

Orange Old-Fashioned

In celebration of the launch of this blog and it being World Cocktail Day, here is a drink that is one of my husband’s favorites and quickly becoming one of mine… at least the way I make it. 272 more words

Recipes

Trilby No. 2

I should have a look more often in The Art of the Bar by Jeff Hollinger & Rob Schwartz. Their Trilby No. 2 is a good drink (the original version is from Harry Craddock, 1930). 48 more words

Drinks

Classic cocktail

There are many cocktails that rightly claim to be classics, either through age, combination of ingredients or both. However it was interesting to find that is a definition of what makes a cocktail a… 221 more words

Maraschino

Mission Bay Bonfire (Blackberry Mezcal Cocktail)

Not too long ago I was introduced to mezcal for the first time and I loved it. With it’s deep earthy, smoky, ash flavors and aromas with a hint of sweet and a touch of spice.  362 more words

Dranks

Cocktail Crate Sriracha Margarita

Cinco de Mayo is tomorrow! Get ready to shake it up with Sriracha Margarita!

Once again, I have the IMMENSE pleasure of doing a post about a… 258 more words

Shaken