Drink Blog of the Day Archive
May 17, 2013
This drink was really enjoyable. The Blueberry Vodka was a nice twist in a Mojito-style cocktail and having so much muddled goodness floating around gave the beverage a wicked presentation.
May 16, 2013
Word on the street is the Paloma is the most popular tequila-based cocktail in Mexico. More popular than the margarita!
May 15, 2013
How one drink with only three ingredients — cognac, triple sec, lemon juice — can prove so palate-memorable is beyond me and always has been.
May 14, 2013
This Frozen Pineapple Mango Margarita, tastes like the Caribbean in a glass. All you need is a little bit of island music, some sunglasses, and a cabana boy!
May 13, 2013
This Banana Mocha Ice Blended starts out like a regular blended mocha drink with a whole banana added to it.
May 12, 2013
Heck, even if the temperatures aren’t on the rise yet, this blend of strawberries, avocado and spinach, will start your day on the right foot.
May 11, 2013
Branded as buttery, Chardonnay rose in popularity with the 1980s, replaced other vines throughout Australia, California and South America
May 10, 2013
With my addition of fresh muddled pineapple and peppercorn-infused ginger syrup, this is the quintessential drink to carry you all the way through summer (and then some).
May 9, 2013
These days, perhaps because of the warmer weather, I’m all about margaritas.
May 8, 2013
Roast chicken. It can take a red or a white wine so the key thing to focus on is what flavourings - or stuffing - you put with it and what kind of a sauce or gravy and vegetables you serve with it.
May 7, 2013
This is how people use the lid of a traditional gaiwan to wave away tea leaves when drinking green tea.
May 6, 2013
A sgroppino is made by whipping together Italian Prosecco, lemon sorbet and vodka.
May 5, 2013
So a few days ago, I soaked some Pineapples in Rum. Today, I used the infused rum to make Pineapple and Mango Mojitos.
May 4, 2013
The obvious choice for many on derby day is the mint julep, the official drink of the derby.
May 3, 2013
Definitely a strong and refreshing cocktail. As with any cocktail, feel free to adjust the various components to suit your own palate.
May 2, 2013
Wines have a unique and particular quality that I just find fascinating and it is quite singular to them: They are perfect bridges into the past.
May 1, 2013
These are the basics for your First Home Bar, these are good performers, and good quality for no more than $25 a bottle.
April 30, 2013
Holding and handling a gaiwan properly may seem like a detail, but it's actually a fundamental skill when brewing tea.
April 29, 2013
I have multiple fresh bags of coffee sitting and waiting for me to drink it, yet I have a glass of cold brew coffee in my hand instead
April 28, 2013
This was the first time I’d tried the wines for quite a while, and I was impressed. There’s a very fresh Sauvignon, a lovely, rich aromatic Viognier. a restrained, slightly mineral Chardonnay and a high-end Viognier Chardonnay of real intensity and poise.
April 27, 2013
I’m just going to sit here and drink my cocktail and let it be the weekend.
April 26, 2013
These wines are elegant, complex and so enjoyable to drink.
April 25, 2013
Now Middle Eastern influences in food are ubiquitous and restaurants abound, but what should you drink with a Middle Eastern meal?
April 24, 2013
What to drink with my insanely delicious marzipan cake and rhubarb compote? Why, a Rhubarb Mimosa, naturlich. Talk about easy peasy.
April 23, 2013
Over the course of a week, I taste a bunch of wine, usually with friends, and almost always with my wife. Here are some of the wines we tasted this last week that stood out
April 22, 2013
Mocha is actually one of my biggest weaknesses. A big mug of Hot Mocha in winter and a tall glass of Iced one in summer are both completely irresistible. It’s my preferred drink every time I visit any café.
April 21, 2013
Spring – I mean summer – is finally here in NYC! We’ve had a little heat wave here after a brutally cold March, so naturally, I decided to make lemonade.
April 20, 2013
About 15 minutes south of Greenbush, in Three Oaks, Michigan sits one of the most beautiful cocktail bars I’ve ever seen.
April 19, 2013
Craft beer aficionados like you and I know Cleveland mainly for another reason: Great Lakes Brewing Company. After that, though, what else is there to drink in Cleveland? As I recently discovered, more than I expected or even really hoped.
April 18, 2013
Is it summer yet? It is here in Udaipur or at least the sight of watermelon is a good sign. Watermelon evokes sweet childhood memories of sitting around a round cutting board, mom meticulously and flawlessly slicing the melon