If you are looking for something a little different than a Margarita, try a Paloma. It’s refreshing and a simple drink to make. The Mix Lab version is slightly different then your classic Paloma. To “Kick it up a notch”, I’ve added a touch of vanilla simple syrup and fresh grapefruit juice. Paloma “The Mix… Continue reading The Paloma – “Kick It Up A Notch”
The Endless Summer was created by Yanni Kehagiaras of Liholiho Yacht Club. It is a simple tropical rift on a Negroni. It keeps the classic ingredients of Gin, Campari, and Sweet Vermouth and adds pineapple juice. It serves as an approachable drink for those who may not be comfortable with the bittersweet flavor of the… Continue reading The Endless Summer – A Negroni Takes a Beach Vacation
This play on a Brandy Milk Punch was created by Erick Castro. He is known for his simple sounding but amazing tasting drinks. I must admit I was concerned that the 1/2oz of maple syrup would make the drink too sweet. However, something magical happens when these ingredients are combined and it ends up being… Continue reading Scottish Breakfast by Erick Castro
This take on the classic eggnog was created by Tom Macy of Clover Club. It builds upon that winning combination of chocolate and mint and layers it with a split base of cognac and rum. These are the perfect winter warming spirits that envelope you in their warm embrace. The next time you are in… Continue reading Peppermint Bark Eggnog
When searching through this Instagram recently I came across this drink created by Darnell Holguin of Las’ Lap. You can tell that his inspiration came from the Morir soñando, which when translated means, ‘to die dreaming. It is a popular beverage from the Dominican Republic and has made its way to other Caribbean and Latin… Continue reading It Was All A Dream Cocktail Recipe
This version of the Negroni comes from Flavio Angiolillo, MAG, Milan, Italy via Imbibe. Sailor’s Negroni 1 oz. Campari 1 oz. Sweet Vermouth 1/2 oz. Coffee Liqueur 1/2 oz. Mezcal Stir with ice and strain into a rocks glass with a large piece of ice. Garnish with a orange slice. While I like the components of… Continue reading Sailor’s Negroni
Dear Readers, It has been a long time since I have posted to this blog. Unfortunately life sometimes gets in the way. I plan to be back posting on a regular schedule in 2019. Thank you for your continued to support. I will be posting on a 2x week schedule. Sunday at 9am and Thursday… Continue reading The Mix Lab Is BACK!!!