2
Jul
Sazerac at the Napa Rose

Sazerac At The Napa Rose (Disneyland)

As someone who also enjoys the likes of absinthe in addition to whisk/e/y, the sazerac is a pretty rad classic cocktail. It’s a drink I don’t see on the menu too often, so I like to enjoy one when the opportunity arises. And this version at the Napa Rose surely delivered! For those who are […]

22
Feb
Maple Old Fashioned

Smoked Barrel Aged Old Fashioned

Even though it just recently ended, this is a quick throwback to the 2018 Winter Olympics. I say it’s a throwback for no other reason than I was enjoying this maple old fashioned while watching curling, which made the Canadian in me pleased. where Location of this cocktail is the Red Bar inside Hotel Irvine, […]

9
Jan
death in the afternoon

Death In The Afternoon

Death in the Afternoon: definitely a drink suited for the afternoon when you just need to take some time off. This is a drink I decided to make over the New Year break since a certain bubbly drink was definitely in the house over the long weekend anyway. Death In The Afternoon Recipe one jigger […]

12
Jan
Iced Cold Brew Coffee

Cold Brew Coffee Recipe

A lot of this website is about whiskey and cocktails, but I also have a love for good coffee. So I would like to take a moment to write up on the cold brew method. Not only can cold brew coffee be enjoyed as your morning cup o’ joe, but can also be used in […]

12
Jan
Egg Nog Cocktail

Kilted Nog at The Scotchery / Egg Nog Cocktail

The holidays may have passed, but a seasonal menu is something which I believe doesn’t have to be restricted to a time of year. Thus is true when it comes to cocktail recipes which include eggnog. This review in particular is for the Kilted Nog cocktail. ingredients: Monkey Shoulder Scotch Egg Nog Spiced Syrup Cinnamon […]

28
Dec
espresso martini

Espresso Martini & Irish Espresso

When it comes to coffee and liquor, there are some cool ways to combine these two habits. From the simple Irish coffee to the espresso martini, with plenty of experiments in between. I’ve been enjoying making espresso again after my husband and I received an espresso maker as an amazing wedding gift this month. Good […]

16
Dec
Scrappy's Bitters

Scrappy’s Bitters from Seattle

Being time for me to restock my bitters supply, I wanted to try something a little more than just the traditional angustora and orange bitters I had before. A sampler set of Scrappy’s (based in Seattle, WA) bitters fit the bill with Lavender, Cardamom, Chocolate, and Grapefruit. With bitters, I pay attention to the aroma […]

27
Sep
taco tuesday

Taco Tuesday Cocktails

Kick Up Your Taco Tuesday When you’re looking for a good cocktail to go along with your tacos, there’s more than just the go to good choice of margaritas. Go ahead and try one of these four recipes tonight. Tequila Old Fashioned What You Need 1 tsp. agave nectar 2 slices blood orange, plus peel […]