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"
Here’s a gangsta one! Here’s some “Good Stuff” for the cocktail veteran, but also for the newcomer to the game, a great drink to get you into gin. And what I do know is that it’s a damn good cocktail coming from a time when cocktails weren’t exactly top-notch. 1920’s Chicago: the training ground for […]Read more "THE SOUTHSIDE"
If you like the infamous Long Island Iced Teas, you should definitely try the Twelve Mile Limit – a much classier way to get totally wasted, if that’s your thing! One of the booziest cocktails you’ll ever drink – an incredibly tasty drink that is simultaneously sweet, tart, spicy, and rich – everything you could […]Read more "THE 12 MILE LIMIT"
A little bit of medicine to help the rest of the day go down… “To be taken before 11am or whenever steam and energy are needed.” Do you drink before 11am? No? Well, maybe you should… Did you know that there used to be an entire subsection of cocktails devoted to morning drinking? Drinks designed […]Read more "THE CORPSE REVIVER #2"
Do you want to look like the much more serious brunch-time drinker that you are? Are you looking for the perfect cocktail for before, during and after your scrambled eggs and bacon? Then the French ‘75 is the ideal classic cocktail you need to rediscover again and again. The combination of gin, lemon juice, and […]Read more "THE FRENCH ’75"
No, it’s not your grandmother’s drink – there’s absolutely no problem if you are under 70 and ordering the drink because this sweet yet tangy cocktail is regaining popularity! A sophisticated, classy cocktail, that’s what it is! It’s a delightfully old-timey mix you should definitely put on your regular sips list. Classy, stylish, refreshing and […]Read more "THE SIDECAR"
The king of cooling drinks, my official sipper of the summer for any time of the day! This drink is so refreshing and so easy to sip that I think anyone who likes to drink is able to make one with confidence. The only way you can miss it is if you’ve run out of […]Read more "THE TOM COLLINS"