The White Russian – A Rum Version

The White Russian was the signature drink of the Dude in the Big Lebowski. His enthusiasm for the cocktail helped raise the drink to cult status. This is a simple variation on the original creating a drink thats just as tasty while adding an extra layer of complexity by using Art in the Age ROOT (I… Continue reading The White Russian – A Rum Version

It Was All A Dream Cocktail Recipe

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

Interview with Troy Sidle of Pouring Ribbons and Alchemy Consulting

In today’s interview we sit down with Troy Sidle of Pouring Ribbons which recently opened in NYC. In just a short time it has become one of my favorite bars in NYC due to its welcoming atmosphere coupled with exceptional drinks. If you haven’t already you can read my full review of Pouring Ribbons here… Continue reading Interview with Troy Sidle of Pouring Ribbons and Alchemy Consulting

The Southern Cola

In this era of Cocktail Renaissance we can easily over complicate things, with 18 ingredient cocktails with exotic ingredients. Sometimes the drinks seem more at home on the menu of the Mos Eisley Cantina than at your local watering hole. In contrast this drink is a simple combination of an Amaro and Coke served on… Continue reading The Southern Cola

White Pike Whiskey Review and the Idlewild Cocktail

For full disclosure I did receive this bottle as a free sample from the fine folks at White Pike. I would also like to thank Asst. Brand Manager Mr. Steven Ljubicic for an engaging and informative meeting. Clearly the folks behind this product are passionate about good spirits and it shows. White Pike Whiskey is… Continue reading White Pike Whiskey Review and the Idlewild Cocktail