Tag Archives: Coconut Cream

Dark Isle Blitz: Gosebusters

There I was finishing up my garnish tray in the Dark Isles Daquiri Den. Our annual bash just keeps getting bigger and so does the guest list. I let the wolfman in early to enjoy a beer while my gremlin … 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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Dark Isle Luau: Sharknado Season

With our shadowy luau in full swing all that’s needed is some perfect weather. Now for your average person perfect weather means bright sun and a cool breeze. Monsters however greatly prefer a nice big Sharknado. Grab your chainsaws and … Continue reading

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MxMo LXXXVIII (88): Coconuts!

Ah the Coconut, so round, so firm, so fully packed…with flavor. You know back in March I seem to remember going on a regular madcap romance with this tropical icon. Infact I think I used coconut in just about every … Continue reading

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When Things Get Hairy go Nuts!

“I Saw a Werewolf drinking a Pina Colada at Trader Vic’s; his hair was perfect.” – Werewolves of London, Warren Zevon.   Coconut cream makes bar snobs bristle. It’s sticky, sweet, clings to your shaker and jigger. You have to … Continue reading

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Pina Colada Redemption: Shipwreck

Pina Colada redemption month is coming to a close. Really what we’ve tried to show here is that those basic flavors of pineapple and coconut pair really well together. There’s no reason to shun them because of one unbalanced drink. … Continue reading

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Pina Colada Redemption: Eruption!

Well it’s MxMo time again, and it just so happens to marry well with our continuing theme this month. Afterall most cocktail fans want nothing more than to set the Pina Colada on fire. Luckily Fire is the theme this … Continue reading

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Pina Colada Redemption: The Painkiller

The Painkiller shares a lot of similarities with the Pina Colada and yet at the same time it’s completely different. Perhaps this is because unlike the Pina Colada the Painkiller flew under the mainstream radar and dwelled more in the … Continue reading

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Pina Colada Redemption

I wish I didn’t think about the Pina Colada quite as much as I do. It’s really not a very good drink. It is however the first drink my best friend and I ever worked on together. Back then it … Continue reading

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MxMo Garnish Part 3: Tiki Theatrics, Fire

There’s Fire! We have reached the third and final part of our Tiki Theatrics experiment, but I couldn’t end this overview without taking a look at a signature Tiki trick. That means playing with fire for yours truly. Thanks again … Continue reading

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