Category Archives: branca menta

Boozy Slushies

We were recently offered a bottle of Fernet Branca and a bottle of Brancamenta (Samples Policy) and challenged to come up with with a couple of blended drinks.┬áNormally, we’re just not fans of blended drinks. Too many associations with Slurpees … Continue reading

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Birthday Cocktail

After a brief hiatus (we were both sick :-P), we’re back! Today is Shaun’s birthday, so in honor of that we thought we’d come up with an original cocktail in celebration. For major events we like to do such things. … Continue reading

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Slow Cocktails

We both love living here in the Pacific Northwest, the region has tons to offer: a vast range of landscapes and climates, amazing produce and seafood, gorgeous summer weather, and of course a wealth of distillers and other craftspeople who … Continue reading

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MxMo: Pointillist & Bourbon Dawn

It’s Mixology Monday time again! This month’s theme comes from the Muse of Doom at Feu de Vie. The theme this month is Fire!┬áThe Muse has a pretty liberal interpretation of the theme so we went with grilled fruit and … Continue reading

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