Posts Tagged "mint"


Hemingway Drinks: Bailey Cocktail Recipe We’re spending this week celebrating the larger than life exploits of one of the brightest stars in the drinkers’ constellation by sharing five of our favorite recipes from Philip Greene’s To Have and Have Another, a tour of the drinks from Ernest Hemingway’s life and writings. We hope our teaser inspires you to read the whole thing, a fun and fascinating read and drink....

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Daiquiri Week: The Ginger Mint Daiquiri Cocktail Recipe In celebration of the beginning of high summer, we’re stocking up on rum and limes and making Daiquiris all week. You might be most familiar with the Daiquiri during it’s sloppy mid-modern period when it was served out of slush machines, with artificial colors and flavors to match. That’s not what the Daiquiri really is. It’s a perfect, simple, and elegant...

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Joe Redding’s Julep Recipe

Joe Redding’s Julep Recipe


Posted By on May 5, 2017

Joe Redding’s Julep Recipe If you’re a consistent Roberts & June reader, you may have noticed that we’ve been spending this week on fortified wines, correcting our earlier misperceptions and adding to our catalog. We indeed have one more fortified wine post, but we thought we’d postpone it to next week in honor of today’s first batch of fresh mint from our garden and tomorrow’s Kentucky Derby....

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Le Diplomate We happily seek and energetically follow most restaurant or bar recommendations that come our way, but for some reason we resisted Le Diplomate. The hype was a bit too strong, almost to the point of being pushy. Plus, there was something just a little too picture perfect to it. So much energy was going into it looking like a genuine French cafe, that we felt the reality of it had to fall short. So, we resisted. Then...

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Where You Should Be Drinking Miami: Swine I mentioned that I was on a long, tiring, two-week work trip south of Miami, emphasis on the south. After many dinners of Trader Joe’s hummus, carrots, and crackers, my final night there was earmarked for something hot, something delicious. Say hello to Swine. Located on the Miracle Mile of Florida in Coral Gables, a mile–as you’d expect–that is bursting with bars and...

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