Tag Archives: Cinnamon

Filling Lono’s Cup

Fall is here and it brings with it great weather, awesome movies, and pumpkin spice products. I’m not immune to a certain chain’s pumpkin spice coffee. I’m also not immune to a good drink-making dare. So I put the word … Continue reading

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All L.I.T. Up: Lost Island Iced Coffee

Sometimes you get in a rut and need a break. We’re coming up on having done 5 years of Rated R Cocktails. So I guess you can call the past month of silence a vacation of sorts. It’s the longest … Continue reading

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Tiki and Love Poison

Valentine’s day is near and much like love, Tiki can be complicated. If ever you attend the comedy that is me bartending you’ll notice I have a few cheat sheets. After all Tiki is a game of odd measurements and … Continue reading

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Cocktail Olympics with the Forge God

Sometimes it can be fun to compete, whether with others or yourself. I often make it a game to see if I can get more hits than I got the last month, then if I do I buy myself a … Continue reading

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Two Moro: Ho’oilo Punch

Winter is a thrilling time to be a Tiki fan, because it’s when citrus is at it’s freshest. All manner of tasty yet rarely seen delights begin to pop up on your grocers shelves ready to be juiced, infused, or … Continue reading

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Hot Tiki: Rich White Sands

To finish off the month long look at Tiki warmers we turn our focus to mouth feel. Mouth feel might be the most overlooked element in many modern hot drinks. Whether thin like a regular cup of drip coffee or … Continue reading

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Hot Tiki: Fanning those MxMo Flames

We find ourselves sadly late this month when it comes to MxMo time. However we’re very fond of The Straight Up and the theme Anise. It’s suitable that such a fragrant spice should be used this month as we ourselves … Continue reading

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Fall Flavors: Makahiki

The fall season has got to be the best of the year. The weather is cool, the holidays are more fun, and the foods of the harvest season are delicious. For the rest of the month we’re going to take … Continue reading

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Back to the Dark Isles: The Fog of Castle Talbot

Well MxMo time is here and just because we’re partying on the Dark Isles doesn’t mean we can’t join in the fun. One of our favorite blogs is hosting this month, Stewart Putney from Putney farm. The theme is intercontinental … Continue reading

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Maybe…Beer Tiki

Sometimes inspiration comes from odd places. Like drinking beer on your porch in the dark while listening to the Ink Spots for example. We’ve all been there right? Well even if you don’t know who the Ink Spots are I’m … Continue reading

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