Party Tips


Party Tip: The Design Your Own Daisy Cocktail Bar When we’re not making drinks, we’re riding bikes. When you’re a serious cyclist, you end up spending a lot of time with what I might call gearheads. Gearheads love the machine at least as much as, and almost separately from, actually riding it. They talk endlessly and with great specificity about the latest product developments. They are constantly upgrading their...

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Mixed Berry Mint Margarita Cocktail Recipe One of the first cocktails we ever mixed was a watermelon mint margarita. It was born of necessity. We had an especially large watermelon, more watermelon than we could use at one time. So, we froze some of it. Later, we had to figure out what to do with frozen watermelon; so we did a google search on what to do with frozen watermelon, and the recipe popped up. We haven’t been able to...

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Designing a Drink of the Night A couple of weeks ago, our friend Dave (not to be confused with our friend Dan) texted to ask if we’d be willing to help with a party. The answer to that question is almost always, ‘Yes.’ We created Roberts & June because we think that good drinks make for good parties, and because we’re dedicated enough to good parties to do what we can to put a good drink within reach for...

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Serving Cocktails at a Dinner Party For the second month in a row, we tended bar at WeWork’s DC Dinner Club, a delightful monthly event that continues to grow on us. We’re crossing our fingers that we become the permanent house bartender for Dinner Club. The idea with dinner club is, instead of grabbing a quick round of drinks after work at Happy Hour, to sit down to a proper dinner with a pleasant mixture of people you...

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‘Empty the Bar’ Goodbye Party One of the best things about DC is the opportunity it gives to meet the most amazing people. Smart, interesting people, incredibly devoted to making the world a better place are drawn here from all over the country and all over the world. One of the worst things about DC is that this national and international set of people tends to come and go rather quickly. Life in DC means constantly...

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DC Dinner Club

DC Dinner Club


Posted By on Feb 10, 2017

DC Dinner Club We’ve mentioned before that one of us (the one who doesn’t work for the federal government) has their office at WeWork, the hip shared office company that is taking over DC and a couple of other cities. It’s a great place to work, giving small start ups an office with some of the amenities that and more of the trendiness than larger companies offer. One of the best things about working at WeWork is the...

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