Posts Tagged "for the ladies"


Not Quite Negroni Week: the Luberon Cocktail Recipe It seems we’re destined to be a little behind. The first week of June, 6000 bars and restaurants were mixing up one of our favorite cocktails for Negroni Week. We were oblivious until, midweek, we started to see some of our favorite bartenders posting their Negroni Week photos on twitter. Well, better late than never, right? Two weeks after Negroni Week proper, we’re...

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Tiki Week: By the way, what is Tiki? We’re not island types. It’s not a mistake that our entire adult lives have been spent in big, hard-charging, businesslike cities. We know, however, that a key to successful urban living is, every once in a while, escaping to the beach. We follow the practice in real life, and we thought it was about time we did the same in our cocktail consumption. So, this week we’re dipping our...

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Shochu Negroni Cocktail Recipe Over the course of our many attempts to replicate┬áBar Goto‘s Improved Shochu Cocktail, we gained quite an affection for bison grass vodka, barley shochu, and the soft, sweetly vegetal flavor created when the two are combined. We thought it could serve as a good base for a floral Negroni fit for a mildly warm spring day. Negroni variants are made with equal parts spirit, fortified wine, and liqueur....

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Great Again Cocktail Recipe We’re now counting down the days to the election and regardless of your stance on it, you’re probably more than ready to get the thing over with already. And you’re probably going to need a drink or five to get through it. We’re here for you, with our five drink election night menu. Today, a drink inspired by our Republican candidate. Donald Trump’s campaign slogan calls...

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Our Summer in France Cocktail Recipe When we were ordering our brunch drinks at Bearnaise, one drink caught our eye that we didn’t end up ordering, mostly because we’re on a tireless search to find the perfect Bloody Mary; so one of our drink slots is always taken up by that at brunch, limiting our other choices. By the way, this was before tasting the pickle-infused genever Bloody Mary at the Three Day Blow, which may in...

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