Superbowl LIII Punch – Summer on My Mind

Superbowl LIII is here. Unfortunately Tom Brady and the Patriots are in it for the 9th time. Go RAMS!!! For this years punch, I wanted to go in a different direction then normal. For anyone who knows me rum is my favorite spirit and is often my go to for Super Sunday. So as I… Continue reading Superbowl LIII Punch – Summer on My Mind

Scottish Breakfast by Erick Castro

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


Two veterans of NYC ‘s storied Japanese bar, Angels Share, Shigefumi Kabashima and Tetsuo Hasegawa have taken their talents to Hamilton Heights. Called ROKC (ramen, oysters, kitchen, and cocktails) the bar is located at 3452 Broadway. It is a relatively small place of about 30 seats that serves up ramen bowls, raw oysters, and inventive… Continue reading ROKC NYC REVIEW

Herbs and Rye (Las Vegas) Review

Ahh, Las Vegas the adult playground. The city filled with cheap drinks, even cheaper liquor, and legal public drinking. I will always remember my first drink in Vegas, cheap well liquor mixed an in even cheaper slushy mix. If this was what I had to look forward to it would be a long week. There… Continue reading Herbs and Rye (Las Vegas) Review

Battery Harris (Brooklyn, NY) Review

Battery Harris opened only 6 weeks ago (when we visited) in Williamsburg, Brookyn. It has a limited Jamaican/Southern menu set in an open and airy indoor/outdoor space. The food is backed up by a a smattering of drinks and ever rotating selection of slushies. Atmosphere/Décor The whole place gives off a chill and relaxed vibe.… Continue reading Battery Harris (Brooklyn, NY) Review