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Dirty Martini

After I learned to love gin years ago, it was many gin and tonics later that I decided to branch out into other gin concoctions. Of course, the classic is the gin martini. I tried it, but

World Gin Day 2013

Gin has been one of my top favorites in the spirit categories. So it should be no surprise that I am here today to celebrate World Gin Day. Favorite For my first choice of brands, Bombay Sapphire

Dr Morgan

Some time ago, I developed a taste for Captain Morgan, the most famous of spiced rums. I always mixed it with Coke, which was a staple drink for many “I’ll have a Captain and Coke” But I

Cinco de Mayo 2013

Happy Cinco de Mayo Celebration I started off with a mild tequila – Jose Cuervo Silver, which for mixing margaritas, is not a bad choice. How did you celebrate this year?

Bud Light Lime-A-Rita

Whenever I find an easy to drink alcoholic beverage, I like to try it. Especially if it’s something that looks and sounds tasty. So when I discovered Bud Light Lime Lime-A-Rita, I smiled and knew it would

Cake Cod

Last fall, I blogged about trying Pinnacle Tropical Punch vodka and how I liked it. Around that same time, I also bought a bottle of Pinnacle Cake vodka, which I normally consume as a shot over ice

Cucumber Gimlet

Back on the welcome post for this blog, the picture posted was of a cucumber gimlet that I had on a cruise ship last summer. Once I got home, I wanted to see if I could recreate