Tag Archives: Vodka

Rated R Reviews: Art in the Age

Here on Rated R Cocktails we are first and foremost a Tiki cocktail publication. I always tell people though one of the biggest ways to be better at making Tiki cocktails is to keep tasting new things. This way you … Continue reading

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All L.I.T. Up: Matcha, Matcha, Man

The Long Island is a very simple drink. That’s the reason it’s on so many menus in chain restaurants. It’s easy to make small modifications to make the drink unique. Also by touting a premium brand in their formula they … Continue reading

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All L.I.T. Up: Riding Waves

I think the first Long Island Iced Tea that I ever had was at some TGI Applefarts type place with dusty crap on the walls and taxidermy paying you more attention than the wait staff. I was about 19, but … 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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Fall Flavors: Holiday Headcase

For us Americans the Holidays are closing in like the neck on a gaudy themed turtleneck. It’s no secret from our last MxMo theme that we’re not fans of these holidays. Even if you are you must admit people do … 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 ‚ÄúCollege … Continue reading

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On Safari: Veggie Tiki with the Cou-Cou-Comber

If you know me you’ve probably seen me carrying around Jeff Berry’s books, like some drunken Tiki Mormon going from bar to bar. But out of all the drinks from Sippin Safari, this is the one I thought I’d skip. … Continue reading

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Dye Dye Dye my Darling

We’re sure when Danzig sang these words he was talking about Blue Curacao. Okay probably not, but certainly some people wish the dye would die. It’s hard to sit down as someone who lives, breathes, and bleeds Tiki everyday and … Continue reading

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Cathead Distillery: Southern Spirits

Recently I had the chance to sit down with Pat from Cathead Distillery to try some product. Though they weren’t able to get rolling until 2010 they had a business plan in 2005. It took them 5 long years of … Continue reading

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Drinks and Gender

Everyone has pet peeves, and many of mine make little sense. I think that one however is very vital and is something we need to flush out of society completely. That being the restriction of certain beverages to certain genders. … Continue reading

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