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Mainbrace Cocktail Recipe – A Grapefruit Delight

Mainbrace is a refreshing sipper using a mix of grapefruit, gin, and orange liqueur, all in a dainty little coupe. The mix isn’t surprising but it’s a very well thought-out ingredient list.  This post may contain affiliate links. This post is meant for those of legal drinking age. What is the Mainbrace ? The origin …

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Foghorn Cocktail Recipe – A Beautiful Blend Of Gin & Ginger

The foghorn is a refreshing mix of gin and ginger beer, and I think it qualifies as a great substitute for gin and tonic if you don’t like the flavor or bitterness in tonic water.  This post may contain affiliate links. This post is meant for those of legal drinking age. What is the Foghorn? …

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Pina Colada Cocktail Recipe (Shaken, Not Frozen)

Whether you’ve come looking for Pina Colada because you love the way it sounds, or because you’ve got the song stuck in your head, it will still taste absolutely amazing. It can instantly turn your day into something fun, beachy, and might make you plan your next vacation ASAP.  This post may contain affiliate links. …

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Income Tax Cocktail Recipe – Takes The Edge Off

Ah, cocktails named after things no one likes are a great way to poke fun…but there are two things you can never escape: death, and taxes. Maybe this drink will make it hurt less, and maybe you’ll find a new favorite.  This post may contain affiliate links. This post is meant for those of legal …

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Garibaldi Spritz Recipe – A Lighter Take On The Garibaldi

If you liked the original garibaldi you might also like the Garibaldi Spritz. It’s a take on the original but a bit lighter, with sparkling wine added for carbonation and an extra layer of flavor.  This post may contain affiliate links. This post is meant for those of legal drinking age. What is the Garibaldi …

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Garibaldi Cocktail Recipe – An Orange Highball

The Garibaldi cocktail is a simple summer long drink that could easily pass for a non-alcoholic one by the looks of it. Once you have a taste of it, you do notice the orange aperitif, but it’s quite subtle. This one is definitely a poolside drink. This post may contain affiliate links. This post is …

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Tweaked El Presidente Cocktail Recipe (The Way I Like It)

Today’s drink is a tweak on the original El Presidente cocktail, which relies on white rum and vermouth blanc. I’ve added my own twist to it, but you can follow the recipe for the original as well (I’ve included the steps). This post may contain affiliate links. This post is meant for those of legal …

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The Poinsettia Cocktail – Just In Time For The Holidays

The holidays are right around the corner and you need a simple, elegant, easy to make drink that’s going to fit the theme and also taste great. This is where the Poinsettia comes in, and it won’t disappoint.  This post may contain affiliate links. This post is meant for those of legal drinking age. What …

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Old Cuban Cocktail Recipe – A Caribbean Delight

A riff on the classic Mojito, the Old Cuban offers a surprising blend of aged rum and prosecco ! It’s fairly easy to make, and doesn’t require you to take too many steps, despite the slightly longer ingredient list.  What is Old Cuban ? Not only does the Old Cuban look great, it tastes surprisingly …

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Negroni Sbagliato (This Time With Sparkling Wine)

The Nergoni Sbagliato has been around for a while, but it soared in popularity after Emma D’Arcy (who plays adult Rhaenyra Targaryen in HBO’s House of Dragon hit show) said in an interview that they enjoy this particular cocktail. So now everyone’s tried it and so have I and, well, I have to say I …

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The Mojito – The Way I Like It, Extra Minty

Mojito has become so well known on so many menus round the world, it’s bound to have a staunch fan base. This drink is rum-based, and it’s a long drink (or highball) that goes especially well with summer. Initially it was meant to be made with aguardiente (Spanish for ‘burning water’, is the ancestor of …

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