Drink Blog of the Day Archive

August 21, 2013
Tis the season for watermelon my friends! One of my fave foods. Also, I've been a wee obsessed with mint this summer. so, why not combine the two with some booze?
August 20, 2013
Last weekend, after a scorching hot afternoon of gardening, we decided to cool down with a nice frosty cup of old-fashioned milkshakes with a twist.
August 19, 2013
I love avocados. This is my favourite raw fruit and Avocado Banana Smoothie packs a healthy punch.
August 18, 2013
I love exotic drinks. Drinks with names that reminds me of faraway places. Caipirinha, Pina Colada and Mojito. But to some I live in an exotic place, so why not serve a mojito with nordic blackcurrants?
August 17, 2013
It’s so good when it’s hot outside (and can be served hot in winter as well!). I love versatile drinks like this.
August 16, 2013
I don’t know about you, but I LOVE mocha. Coffee plus hot cocoa equals delicious.
August 15, 2013
A little fresh basil is all that is needed to turn something boring into something well worth drinking.
August 14, 2013
McLaren Vale is a region that produces some of Australia’s most drinkable wines - it is time to rethink what you know about McLaren Vale.
August 13, 2013
Some folks will turn their nose up at anything but the classic margarita, but I’d suggest a sip of this fresh raspberry margarita might win them over.
August 12, 2013
A healthy, refreshing and delicious vegetable juice drink, it is made from cucumber which is naturally juicy, Granny Smith apple, orange juice, fresh mint and water
August 11, 2013
With the Breaking Bad season premiere coming up this Sunday, you probably need something to sip as you and your friends gasp at the TV.
August 10, 2013
I actually think of it as a lazy latte, since it takes less than a minute to make. I will warn you, this is fairly addictive.
August 9, 2013
For those who like to switch it up a little and bring something new into the mix, I created the Watermelon Prosecco Fizz cocktail. It brings together some of my favourite summer things: watermelon and mint.
August 8, 2013
The wine was smooth with jammy notes that reminded me of biting into a handful of mixed berries.
August 7, 2013
This drink encompasses all things I treasure of this season. A refreshing herbal cordial to unwind on a warm summer evening.
August 6, 2013
I thought… no big deal, I’ll just throw it away if it’s not good. But guys…it was delicious! I could barely taste the spinach and the strongest flavors where those of the banana and peanut butter. LOVE.
August 5, 2013
I've discovered green smoothies sealed in mason jars are an ideal beach treat. They stay cool against ice packs and are filling enough to satisfy your hunger while being completely refreshing.
August 4, 2013
Here is a great summer recipe (a little involved but well worth it!) So enjoy this cocktail on your day off!
August 3, 2013
Making iced coffee is not only a delicious way to enjoy our beloved beverage, but it will also save you a boatload of cash!
August 2, 2013
Long ago, when I was making my first steps in the whisky world, I was very keen on MONSTER peat drams.
August 1, 2013
first time since the end of Prohibition that you can brew your own beer anywhere in America without Johnny Law kicking over your brew kettle and putting the bracelets on you.
July 31, 2013
The agua fresca was perfectly refreshing on a 110 degree day. I decided I needed to make it again.
July 30, 2013
This beer is a hybrid in the truest sense of the word. It starts off as an IPA and ends like a mellow, fruity glass of red wine.
July 29, 2013
it's been a scorcher of a summer and i came up with this: cucumber, mint, blended with lots of ice, some sweetness, and a bit of lime juice.
July 28, 2013
The Bloody Maria is a popular rendition of the Bloody Mary that substitutes the traditional vodka with tequila.
July 27, 2013
This mango carrot lemonade fit the bill perfectly. Packed with carrots, it's something I feel totally good about drinking.
July 26, 2013
With flavors that are oft-inspired by local ingredients in their simplest form, they serve to invite not intimidate new and seasoned drinkers alike.
July 25, 2013
The sweet essence of black cherries fuses with fresh lemon and sugar to create this delicious summer staple.
July 24, 2013
The nose of the Michael Hall Chardonnay has the oak is quite upfront, but receding into the background eventually. On the palate, it has a nice citrus pith grip, with hints of ripe tropical fruit
July 23, 2013
It turns out, the Ramos Gin Fizz is one of the oldest cocktails, and as luck would have it, it had allegedly been created less than a half-mile from my barstool by one Henry Ramos back in 1888.