mixed drink Archive

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,

Rockstar and Vodka

Just like a Red Bull and vodka, a Rockstar and vodka is a mixed drink that’s popular in a lot of clubs. And while having one or two in a night is mostly harmless, when consumed in

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

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

Bombay Sapphire and Tonic

For over 13 years now, the gin and tonic has been my go to drink in just about everywhere I go. And while I’ve had many different types and brands of gin – from the cheapest well,

Mtn Dew Pitch Black and Vodka

Mixing Mtn Dew Pitch Black from 2011 [sadly, no longer available] and mixing it with Svedka Vodka. It’s really good as you can see from the video below. Mtn Dew Pitch Black and Svedka Vodka Please Mountain