Drinks for a Happy 4th

This week we celebrate the 4th of July holiday which serves as the pinnacle of the summer season.  If you’re like me and plan to celebrate in the sun with food, friends and fireworks then maybe some festive drinks might work their way into your menu.  Want more than just cold beers with your bbq?…

A Dark & Stormy Day

Stay safe, New Yorkers! Brave Sandy’s impending threat with your nearest bottle of dark rum and dust off that rogue bottle of ginger beer (or ginger ale, if that’s all that seems to be left at your local store) in the back of your refrigerator bef…

Autumnal Sangria

Fall is the best. It seems like every weekend I know another group of friends that fled the city for the thrill of picking apples in this slightly mild autumn. I am biased for the cold weather seasons because it opens the doors to a spectrum of fl…