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SaloonBox Ginger Piña - News Flash

Now for the second cocktail of September’s SaloonBox (the first is here). This one I really loved, and was unusual, unexpected, and tasty. 222 more words


Prototyping an election night drink: The Clinton

Having previously developed a theme drink to represent Trump for election night. This week we plan on calibrating the ratios of ingredients for a drink to represent Clinton. 489 more words

Whiskey Smash

Half a Lamon (cut into wedges)

4 Mint Leaves

3/4 oz Simple Syrup

2 oz Bourbon

In a shaker, muddle the lemon. Add the remaining ingredients to the shaker and fill with ice.  27 more words

Mint Julep


2 oz Bourbon

8 Mint Leaves

1/2 oz Simple Syrup


Muddle the mint leaves and simple syrup in the bottom of a rocks glass or julep cup. 51 more words


Iced Tea: A Sweet Innovation

*This post was updated 9/27 to include better photos.

When I woke up Wednesday, I was all set to write you a post about scones. Then I walked into my the sweltering heat of my kitchen and all thoughts of baking instantly fled. 776 more words

Key Lime Daiquiri

Key Lime Daiquiri

2 oz Key West First Legal Rum
0.75 oz key lime juice
0.75 oz simple syrup

Shake with ice and strain into a chilled coupe. 336 more words


MxMo: Let your nerd flag fly

It’s time again for Mixology Monday! This month’s theme comes from Rebecca at The Shrubbery (who makes exceedingly lovely shrubs by the way. You should definitely check them out.). 726 more words

Mixology Monday