Tag Archives: Grapefruit

Dark Isles Luau: The Karloff Kooler

With the sharks all exploded and the storm over a bolt of lightning gives new life to the monster of Frankenstein. Pushing me from my bar the monster works with a clumsy, fevered, pace to produce a sickly green potion … Continue reading

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MxMo Pineapple: The Fruits of Relaxation

Well it’s MxMo time again and I was heartbroken to miss the last one. However when pineapple by Thiago of Bartending Notes is the theme I’m honor bound to answer the call. We really go through pineapples around here, just … 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: Filler Up!

Hot Tiki month rolls on and we’re committed to sharing what we believe makes Tiki warmers so grand. Hot cocktails really don’t get much love, often because they lack the complexity of most classic cocktails. If you’ve ever had an … Continue reading

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Back to the Dark Isles: Fire Knife Punch

Ah the best month of the year is upon us. Halloween draws near and everyone here on the dark isles are dusting off our best ghoulfriends to have a month long party. Every good luau needs some performance art though, … 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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Haggerty’s Draught: For the undead Irish pirate in you!

Here on the Dark Isles there’s few holidays we love as much as Halloween. However St. Patrick’s day is right on up there. The day when every American is Irish and an any meaning the holiday may have had is … Continue reading

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National Hot Buttered Rum Day

We landed some rare southern snow right in time for a delicious event. We wish all a happy¬† Hot buttered rum day from myself and my bro dan. We Took it upon ourselves to play with the old recipe we … Continue reading

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Cavatails: Tiki and Otherwise

You know a lot can happen in a year, so in the waning days of 2012 take a few moments to reflect. All we’ve gained and lost. Mistakes made and lessons learned, take all of these and let all of … Continue reading

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Mayan Mixology Meltdown: The Conquistador Conga

Well it’s time again to find something to drink because tomorrow we all may get squashed mezoamerican style. Which doesn’t involve invisible pony riding, stop it! You know if there’s one consolation in all this it’s that atleast the mayans … Continue reading

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