One of the first lessons a bartender can be gifted with is how to make a proper gin martini. The martini is the grand pappy of all cocktails in my opinion. 349 more words
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Very apt for Halloween, or Samhain (depending on your outlook and religion) is this recipe, taken from Imbibe‘s website. They list two versions of this drink – one with Grand Marnier for the orange component (straight whiskers), the other with triple sec (the curled version), the latter being one I have made here. 134 more words
I am bitter over the loss of Bitter Lemon.
Years ago I used to be able to buy Schweppes Bitter Lemon. It was sold in most stores alongside the mixers like Tonic Water or Club Soda, but a lot of people drank it straight as a less sweet, decidedly bitter adult lemonade. 255 more words
Howdy y’all! We’re continuing with the theme of “Home Bar Girl gets obsessed with things and can’t stop talking about them.” The current obsession: Rhum Agricole, the format: Stirred. 461 more words