Books & Music
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
News & Politics
Religion & Spirituality
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Archive by Article Title | Archive by Date
Drinking About the Election
Don’t know ‘bout you but I’m already thinking about drinking about the election coming up in the next few days. Here are a couple of cocktail recipes the names of which made me think Election Day. You'll see why.
Drink Recipes - Lioness, Tiger’s Tail, Polar Bear
“Lions and tigers and bears. Oh, my!” Oz isn't the only place where trouble seems to lurk around every corner. When the jungle closes in on you, think about some Oz-inspired cocktails: the Lioness, Tiger's Tail, and Polar Bear.
Dog Days, Sloe Dog, Bloodhound Recipes
The dog days of summer are most definitely upon us and I, for one, am looking for some cool, refreshing cocktails to stay cool and sane till cooler weather returns. The Sloe Dog features grapefruit juice, one of my favorite mixers, and the Bloodhound is fruity and red, of course!
DIY Project Reveals 100-Year-Old Whiskey Stash
When Bryan Fite, 40, moved into his newly purchased 1850s St. Joseph, Missouri, house, a DIY project revealed a treasure trove of 100-year-old whiskey. How much is the uber-aged whiskey worth? A rare bottle of single-malt whiskey from the 1930s recently sold for $100,000. Fite’s booze is older.
Dark ‘n Stormy Cocktail Recipe
Dark rum, zesty ginger beer, and the Caribbean Islands - what better way to wind down a long hot summer?
Damn The Weather, It’s a Whiteout: Gin Recipes
Winter is definitely upon us and weather is a hot topic. Cool off with these two refreshing cocktails both based on gin - Damn The Weather and Whiteout.
Cocktail Word Origin
Why does something we love to drink have such a silly name?
Cocktail Recipe - The Mary Pickford
This sweetly refreshing cocktail is named in honor of the legendary silent film actress, Mary Pickford. Did you know she was one of the founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, that glitzy organization that brings us the Academy Awards and the much-coveted Oscar statuette?
Cocktail Culture Fashion Exhibit
Headed to a cocktail party? What’re you wearing? Get ideas from Cocktail Culture: Ritual and Invention in American Fashion, 1920-1980, “an intoxicating exhibit of apparel, accoutrement, and ephemera” that emphasizes the value of the cocktail to the American drinking public for more than 60 years.
Cocktail Bar Measurements
Knowing a few basic measurements makes mixing drinks a real snap!
Website copyright © 2013 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.