Here is Why You Should Stop Guzzling Mojitos So Quickly

Bacardi Collins

January 31, 2018

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I never think of it as a Collins drink but the Mojito shares a few characteristics of everyones favorite long drinks and if you look back far enough in the Cuban cocktail books it was originally called the Bacardi Collins and served at Sloppy Joes in Havana. I have read that during prohibition and long into the ‘50s . . .

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You Have Never Had a Cosmopolitan This Good

Better than Sex...and the city

January 19, 2018

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This next drink for whatever reason gets bartenders in more of a tizzy than the Mojito. If you can learn how to balance a Cosmopolitan you can make anything. Another hazy history drink and I would rather not toss my hat in the ring on where it came from or from whose hands crafted it first but I will tell you this: when . . .

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If you Aren't Drinking This in the Summer You are Missing Out

The Lido Deck

January 18, 2018

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A weird summer slammer original of mine. First seen the Whistler in Chicago. The patio go-ers loved these kind of drinks. Slightly funky, full of booze, and salty. Margarita knockoff

Lido Deck-

In a cobbler shaker:
30 ml Combier
20 ml Batavia Arrack
15 ml Yellow Chartreuse
15 ml Lime . . .

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No Questions Asked, The Ranch Water is the Best Summer Slammer

Texas Ranch Water

July 16, 2017

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I am a Texan. Born and raised. All through college at Texas Tech University (if we weren't drinking booze) there was usually a cold Topo Chico in the hand of someone. You can’t really find them anymore but they used to have lime and grapefruit flavored ones and they really hit the spot. On hot evenings we would drink . . .

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