Category Archives: Cocktail Recipes

Cocktail Recipe: Rhythm and Soul Redux

Cold rain outside, dark gray skies, I needed something warm and rich and mellow to ease me into a good night. And I thought of this cocktail recipe from Greg Best called Rhythm and Soul, a drink that’s as smooth … Continue reading

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Cocktails: The Witch Hunt

Since today is Halloween, I thought I’d bring back from the (almost) dead a cocktail I first tried at Leon’s Full Service in Decatur, GA, a few years back. At the time, Miles Macquarrie shared the recipe, and we did … Continue reading

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Coffee, Fernet Branca, Rum: Whynatte?

Why the hell would anyone want to mix a latte energy drink, Fernet-Branca, and ginger-honey infused rum? The answer lies somewhere at the center of the Venn diagram where hipster bartenders, tweaked-out party twenty somethings, and laid-back Dominicanos converge. And … Continue reading

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High West Barreled Boulevardier

You like Negronis, right? Good. You like whiskey, right? Good. You like whiskey-based cocktails, right? Sometimes? OK. I get that. Ever had a Boulevardier? No? You really should do something about that, like, now. The Boulevardier is one of my … Continue reading

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Hemingway, Cognac and Benedectine

Ever on the hunt for interesting cocktails and the stories that go along with them, I recently picked up the book, To Have and Have Another: A Hemingway Cocktail Companion, by Philip Greene. It certainly helps to know some Hemingway … Continue reading

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