Author: Roberts & June

Daiquiri Week: 1896 Daiquiri Cocktail Recipe After a somewhat cool and wet May here in DC, summer came roaring back by mid-June. The occasional, and often elusive, thunderstorm being the only natural relief from the beating sun and the constant damp blanket of humidity, we've turned...

Gone Fishin' We're taking a week for the week of July 4th. We're off enjoying the beach and the sun. But rest assured that we'll be back starting July 10th with summer cocktail recipes and tales of our cocktail adventures. In the meantime, have a happy...

Glendalough Wild Botanical Gin We're eternally grateful to Glendalough, the craft Irish whiskey maker, for giving us  a whole new appreciation for what an Irish whiskey could be. I think craft Irish whiskey, with it smooth and companionable style, has been our default whiskey for cocktail mixing...

Liquor 101: Aquavit Given how much time we spend drinking, making, and writing about cocktails, it always surprises us and mostly delights us when we discover a new spirit. Aquavit has definitely been one of the most pleasant of those discoveries. Aquavit is the traditional spirit in...