Eclipse, Cocktail, Mixology, Beer

Total Eclipse Cocktail

The eclipse is upon us, my friends! We are hours away from welcoming an unique cosmic event and it is time to get prepared. Eclipse glasses? Check! Prime viewing location acquired? Check! Cameras at the ready? Check! All that is left is what you will be drinking when the forces align. I have concocted an equally rare, but delightful drink recipe that pairs perfectly with the mysteries of the universe: the Total Eclipse Cocktail. Total Eclipse Cocktail INGREDIENTS 1/2 glass of stout (I suggest Yeti Imperial Stout or Guinness) 0.5 ounces of anise liqueur Champagne 1 anise star DIRECTIONS Pour …

Maple Bourbon Champagne Cocktail-12161

Maple Bourbon Champagne Cocktail

Check out childhood sweethearts, Dana and John’s, fashionable New York nuptials and mix up our inspired Maple Bourbon Champagne Cocktail.  Photographer Ed Hafizov sets the scene for the love birds: This is what happens when two bambini from the block grow up into a heartfelt fashion-driven lady marrying a caring and obliging gentleman. For their ceremony the couple chose one of the grandest churches in Brooklyn, the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, a true NYC borough landmark. The choice was not accidental—Dana’s parents got married there in 1984. The evening reception took place in one of Manhattan’s architectural …

Sacré Sauvage Cocktail-14613

Sacré Sauvage Cocktail

Summer has officially begun, so you know what that means: surf, sand, BBQ, and if you’re anything like me… cocktails! Seriously, what’s better than relaxing poolside with a icy, albeit boozy, drink in your hand?! Nothing. Yeah, I know! So let’s kick off tanning season with a killer cocktail recipe.  Part of my super hard job is to taste test some of the world’s best libations and mix up drink recipes. I know, I lead a very difficult life. But, one of the perks of this job is that I get to report my findings back to my lovely readers. That’s …