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Death and Taxes Cocktail

In Canada the tax deadline is April 30, and I did mine today. Thus this drink, which is a variation on a cocktail called The Taxman… 37 more words


from last year's files...seared scallops in vermouth sauce

Vermouth and I met years ago over a Manhattan cocktail, and I quickly decided we were not going to be friends. 1,222 more words


Negroni - Aperol style

 According to the Speakeasy book from the NY bar, Employees Only, sooner or later, every barman flirts with the Negroni. It is an absolute classic cocktail – a perfect balance of sweet and sour, strong and fresh, dry and citrus. 209 more words


Hanky Panky

The Hanky Panky is a variation on the sweet martini, inasmuch as it calls for gin and sweet vermouth. But when Ada Coleman created this drink her secret ingredient was Fernet Branca, a bitter Italian digestivo. 149 more words


Fallen Leaves

On Thursday night I visited Charles Schumann´s Bar at the Hofgarten in Munich. This bar is an icon in Munich, it’s been popular for more than 20 years. 117 more words

Robert Hess

The Spanish Conquistador

Today’s cocktail recipe, The Spanish Conquistador, is a cousin of a blood orange margarita– it combines tequila blanco, lime, simple syrup, and blood orange juice with one of my new vermouth discoveries, Casa Mariol Vermut Negre. 380 more words

Shaken Not Stirred

The Paddy Cocktail

Apologies to all 8 or so of my readers, because I haven’t been posting much lately. This is mostly the result of just drinking old-fashioneds… 215 more words