Posts Tagged "spicy"


Where You Should Be Drinking in Orlando: Aku Aku Tiki Bar + Tigerfucker Cocktail Recipe I’ve been to Downtown Disney a few times–not bad at all for being a park entrance and gift shop. I have to admit that I wasn’t even aware that there is also an actual downtown Orlando. I was in Orlando last week at a conference, and finding myself with a few spare minutes between the conference and the flight, I of course did a...

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Cinco dey Mayo Cocktail Recipe: Michelada Numero 5 I can’t say that this is factually true, but the Michelada feels like it might have been the ultimately happy result of a moment or two of poor impulse control. I imagine a day so hot that even a crisp, chilled┬áMexican beer didn’t taste refreshing; so someone put ice in theirs, thus watering down a drink that was already well on the light side. In a desperate attempt to...

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Election Mocktail: The On Lime Voter During graduate school, one of Steph’s projects was a study on making the voting process more efficient and modern. What if voting didn’t involve long, slow lines and great, big voter registration rolls and arcane, hard to read ballots? In a whirl of optimism, naivete, and forward-looking, she went into the project asking, ‘If texts and online voting work for American Idol, why...

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12 Drinks of Christmas: Mid-Winter Margarita For the seventh drink of Christmas, my true served to me … a Mid-Winter Margarita, shaken in a Mason Shaker. We know that the old Mason jar has become aggressively hipster recently (even┬áThe Atlantic, of all places, is talking about ‘the hipster vessel of choice.’ Of course, the article is thoughtful as always). Count us with the hipsters on this one. We got a cocktail...

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The weekend is here! Has this week felt long to anyone else? Ours has been full, but of entirely good things So who’s to complain (except our distant friend, Sleep)? The Pope. The subsequent one time only Federal Pope Holiday as half the city had to ‘work from home’ given the number of road closures. Friends in town. A newly engaged sister. See all good things. One of the highlights, and some news that we’re...

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