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The Smog Cutter

Ingredients: makes 2 drinks
1 shot Mezcal
3 slices of fresh ginger root
1 1/3 shot simple syrup 
2/3 shot fresh lemon juice
Top off collins glass with Negra Modelo beer
Garnish with a lemon 

Muddle ginger, add ingredients to shaker, add ice, and, strain into a collins glass with ice. 34 more words
Lemon Juice

Beckoning Spring

Beckoning Spring

1.5 oz McClintock Distilling Company White Whiskey
1.5 oz ruby red grapefruit juice
0.5 oz Campari
0.5 oz kumquat & fennel seed simple syrup… 487 more words


chill chihuahua

I recently had the most fantastic lavender greyhound cocktail at the Arvada Tavern in Arvada, CO. I’ve always been a fan of greyhounds. Both the dog and the cocktail. 427 more words

North America

Cocktail Fruit and Garnishes

So it’s been nearly 4 Months since you heard from me last and I thought it was about time for an update. Since early December I’ve been in the process of moving which as you may have guessed has put a damper on the bar considerably. 443 more words

Peach Semifreddo

I’m a pretty big fan of Giada on Food Network.  She makes this incredible Pineapple Semifreddo that literally melts in your mouth.  Every time I make it for friends and family it is devoured quickly.   387 more words


Simple Syrup

The necessary health-evil of the standard cocktail.

At least it’s easy to make, and if you make it yourself it’ll be about eleven times cheaper. You can also choose the sugar that goes into it. 223 more words


Strawberry Basil Margarita

One of my new year’s resolutions this year was to have more dinner parties. And so, I have been working on that! To that end, here is a drink we served, taken from a cocktail book I received as a Christmas present. 288 more words