Posts Tagged "old fashioned"


Bombo Cocktail Recipe

Bombo Cocktail Recipe


Posted By on Aug 21, 2017

Bombo Cocktail Recipe In our post on grog, we mentioned that–in contradiction to the popular imagination–grog was not a pirate drink; it was in fact the official drink of the proper navy. Pirates had their own drink, bombo. We thought, while it was only right to give the navy pride of place, we should also give the pirates their due. Both grog and bombo, as was the case with all old drinks, are recipes of convenience; navy...

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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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No Jacket Required Cocktail Recipe On our trip to Eatbar, the No Jacket Required really caught our eye, though we weren’t quite in the mood for it that particular night. It stuck in our minds, though, and we’ve actually made it for ourselves several times since. Mind you, not having tasted or even seen the EatBar original, we’re to a certain extent guessing. So, you might call this inspired by No Jacket...

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12 Drinks of Christmas 2016: Gingerbread Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe Happy holidays! It’s the time of the year for holiday decorations, twinkling lights, warm spices, and a rolling series of parties, gatherings, and celebrations. For the second year in a row, we’ll be adding to the festivities with twelve drinks to make all of those parties just a little merrier and brighter. Today’s drink is inspired by one of our...

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