Do you love bacon? Does someone you love loves bacon? You, bacon lovers out there – you know who you are! – this one’s for you: you already know how to enjoy this smokey fatty goddess for breakfast, lunch and dinner. You’ve already discovered bacon toothpaste, bacon dental floss, bacon popcorn, bacon jellybeans, bacon lollipops, […]Read more "The Bacon Me Angry"
I like to mix drinks at home and I do it for many reasons: first, it’s cheaper than drinking out. Second, it’s fun to mix my own drinks at home. Third, it’s even more fun to mix drinks for other people at home! As the self-respecting drinker and home drink-maker that I am, I have […]Read more "The Home Booze Academy"
There are four types of drinks: the drink without food, the drink with food, the drink before food and the drink after food. Today, I want to write about the very last course in the alcoholic beverage menu: the digestif, about this little glass of something to round off the meal. Once you’ve filled your […]Read more "The French Connection"
Ever just have one of those days? Does the entire universe have it in for you? Did your car brake own on the way to work? Did you get into an argument with your boss? And to top it all off, have you just had enough of being surrounded by idiots? Man, do you need […]Read more "The Bone-Dry Martini"
It’s almost (almost) the weekend and I need a little liquid courage to get me through the next couple of days. No time for fancy challenging stuff. I just need a comfortably delicious drink. So, here comes the classic cocktail that won’t make me sour! It’s as simple as you can get and still be […]Read more "The Whiskey Sour"
You’ve heard of a G&T, right? If not, stop reading and head to a bar to order one. The gin and tonic is having a moment, it’s swinging again because gin is cool! And it doesn’t get more classic. When served correctly, gin & tonic sounds, looks, smells and tastes irresistible. Just four ingredients (gin, […]Read more "THE GIN AND TONIC"
The 3 ingredients cocktail I’m drinking all winter – like the Negroni, but, uh, better! The Boulevardier is one of those classic cocktails that everyone should drink on a regular basis. Essentially, it’s this wonderful combination of rye whiskey, Campari, and sweet vermouth or what you’d get if a Negroni and a Manhattan had a […]Read more "THE BOULEVARDIER"