Moscow Mule

Every once in a while, you need to re-visit the classic cocktails. I decided it had been a long time since I had a Moscow Mule. It’s a simple drink that’s both refreshing and tasty. And since

Mike’s Hard Limeade

Almost 2 years ago, I blogged about Mike’s Harder Limeade, which I found on a road trip to Washington State. I am very much a fan of the Harder line of malt beverages, having tried a lot

National Rum Day 2015

Today is National Rum Day. Rum had been around for decades if not centuries and how it’s made and where are certainly vast in their locales and types. For my choices, I’ve always liked a light rum,


Did you know that one of the prescribed ways to clean a harmonica is to run hot water through it on both sides, shake it out, and then do the same with alcohol? Rubbing alcohol works, but

Wine Choice Chart

I saw this chart sometime ago and thought it spoke to many wine drinkers. For me, the “Cab” is my wine of choice. What does your wine of choice say about you?


Back in late December, just before Christmas, I made a visit to our state-run liquor store. Selection at the various locations is mixed, with a good deal of imported beers that I like to check out to

Woodchuck Amber Hard Cider

My first experience with Woodchuck hard cider was last summer with the limited Summer release. Once it was gone, I mostly found the Amber blend, which I learned is the mainstream version of this brand of hard