Category Archives: Beverages

Red Shoe Diary Cocktail. Listening To Eleanor.

There is plenty to toast this weekend. Tomorrow is the first day of summer and (here in the US) it’s also Father’s Day. If you are looking to make a different drink to celebrate, why not give a cheerful Red … Continue reading

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Sherry Martini. New Music From Rachel Taylor.

I love Lillet, that light, crisp, citrusy French aperitif. Here it gets mixed with some sherry and vodka to make a potent and infinitely pleasing riff on the martini. Sherry Martini Ingredients: 2 tablespoons Lillet Blanc 1/4 cup vodka 3 … Continue reading

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Ball Drop Champagne Cocktail. Dancing Around To Garden Of Elks.

The name Ball Drop Champagne Cocktail might make you think of something to drink to toast in the New Year. Of course, that’s true, but these cheerful, festive sparklers are just as good to toast in all of the events … Continue reading

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Jungle Bird Cocktail. Rocking Out To The Lammas.

I’m having an awesome weekend in NYC. Red Sox (victorious) game at the gorgeous Yankee Stadium yesterday. Warm, spring weather that has not yet reached Vermont. Delicious food and plenty of fun cocktails. It’s Grrrrr8. I just reached my 1500th … Continue reading

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Coconut Water Rum Cocktail. New Music From Anna Haas.

My patio looks just like that photo and my driveway is an ice rink, but IT’S SPRING! Let’s toast the possibility of short sleeves in the somewhat foreseeable future with this light, refreshing cocktail. It’s like drinking in a bit … Continue reading

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Recipe Ideas For St. Patrick’s Day. Beautiful New Music From The Gloaming.

Hi everybody! Still wondering what to make tomorrow for St Patrick’s Day? Here are some ideas for you. You can start with this post from last year which has recipes for Irish Coffee, Homemade Irish Corned Beef And Vegetables With … Continue reading

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Super Green Smoothie. The Hawk In Paris On The Stereo.

Nope. No alcohol in this drink that I have set before you. Of course drinking a bunch of vegetables sounds like such a wholesome and healthy thing to do. I just can’t be bothered. That is until I came across … Continue reading

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