Tag Archives: Grenadine

MxMo XCVI: The Tahitian Sunset

This is my kind of Mixology Monday theme. I don’t care how many times I get asked to do it locally or online I love the challenge of taking a lousy drink or ingredient and turning them high class. Thats … Continue reading

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An Insufferable Twit among the GQ

Ah competition, thrills in the air, the excitement of seeing just who is the best. Or in my case being a jackass and trying to show what Tiki can do to the public at large. Yes yours truly entered GQ’s … Continue reading

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Rated R Syrups: Water Replacement Syrups

Syrups are an important part of what makes a great Tiki drink. I’m always looking for new things to make syrup from and a whole shelf of my fridge here is littered with bottles of juice and syrup. Last time … 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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The Rose of Mahina

Coconut month nears it’s end and brother it’s been fun. We’ve made a drink with every drinkable coconut product I can think of and I still probably missed a few. I hope you’ve thought of some fun uses for coconut … 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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Fall flavors from Cathead

Incase you haven’t noticed from reading my site vodka is not something we use to any great degree, especially flavored vodka. There’s nothing that makes my stomach turn like a bottle of super sweet, artificial whipped cream vodka aka “College … 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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Singapore Slings and Pineapple Dreams

I have strong feelings about the Singapore Sling. Now if your not a bar geek that probably sounds pretty absurd, but in many ways the drink changed my life. Back when I was on the radio mixing up lousy witches … Continue reading

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Mixology Monday Fortified Wine: PORTside Peril

Ah Port, it’s familiar to me more in it’s aged tawny form as a favorite on summer evenings with friends. However to far flung Portuguese sailors it was something of a lifeline back in days of yore. These booze heavy … Continue reading

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