Category Archives: lemon bitters

MxMo: Funeral Pyre

It’s Mixology Monday time again, our favorite post of the month. This month’s theme is courtesy of JFL over at Rated R Cocktails, one of our favorite tiki themed blogs. The theme this month is Spoooooooky cocktails. JFL was very … Continue reading

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Playing with Margaritas

It was recently brought to our attention that February 22nd is National Margarita day, in the form of a sample bottle of Casa Noble tequila ­čÖé (see our samples policy to understand that it made the cut). Now the Margarita … Continue reading

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MxMo: Martini-like

Hot on the heels of last month’s MxMo┬ácomes this month’s Mixology Monday. The theme this month is: “That’s Not a Martini!“. It comes from┬áDagreb over at Nihil Utopia. In his words: This month’s Mixology Monday theme is that which is … Continue reading

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Center Stage Tequila

We haven’t done tequila for a while, so we thought we’d throw that into the mix this week. Conveniently enough, we recently┬áreceived a bottle of Hornitos Black Barrel as a sample. Is that good, bad, or indifferent?

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3 Howls Hopped Whiskey Three Ways

We were recently contacted by the 3 Howls folks about creating three┬áoriginal cocktails with one of their spirits. Given that we are big fans of theirs and already own several of their products, we said sure! We always love a … Continue reading

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Smoke Signals

We’re well into indian summer here, with warm days and cool nights. The leaves are coming down, and at least in the more rural areas the fragrance of burning leaves (delightful!) is ubiquitous. With that scent in mind, we thought … Continue reading

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