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?…

Should Cocktails Get Simple Again? | Serious Eats: Drinks

While some cocktail bars focus on ever-more unusual techniques and ingredients, there are bartenders and patrons alike who are beginning to push back. We’re beginning to see an opposite trend emerging: simplicity. via Should Cocktails Get Simple Again? | Serious Eats: Drinks.

the Mind Eraser: all grown up

For whatever reason, Mind Erasers were the drink of choice for my friends and me our last semester of college.  Coincidentally, the same group of girls recently got together at a wedding and, as usual, we joked around about ordering Mind Erasers from the bartender.  Now, thanks to this post on Serious Eats, we no…

The Iced Cappuccino Conundrum

Check out this post on Serious Eats presenting the case of the iced cappuccino faux pas and think about what you’re doing tomorrow morning when you’re out for your 9am fix. [Serious Eats | Drinks: Please Stop Ordering Iced Cappuccinos]