ice Archive

Day 1 – 24 Spirits of the Season – Gumby

Two years ago, I posted a few blog posts that fell under the category of Holiday Drinks. A couple of my favorites and one from a friend. This year, I am expanding on that with the 24

Paloma

Start the new year off right with a fresh drink. I found this recipe for the Paloma on the Casamigos web site. Made with all fresh ingredients, this drink is smooth and refreshing. Of course, you can

Hendrick’s Gin and Tonic

For many years, my preferred choice of gin was Tanqueray. I then switched to Bombay Sapphire. But up until the last few months, I’ve never expected to switch to another gin that I prefer to make my

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

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

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

Crown Royal Maple

Some friends came over last night and they brought a bottle of Crown Royal. But instead of it being the standard, it was the new Maple Finished blend. I got excited as I’ve seen the ads from