on the rocks Archive

Cinco de Mayo 2014

Happy Cinco de Mayo to all of my imbibers. A day for drinking tequila. My Tequila History I used to be a big tequila drinker, enjoying some great anjeo blends like Porfidio Cactus in both small and

Jim Beam Jacob’s Ghost White Whiskey

I’ve been a whiskey drinker for many years now, migrating from the sweet whiskeys to more smoother blends. And as you know, whiskey is a dark spirit. Until I found Jim Beam Jacob’s Ghost. It’s a white

National Margarita Day 2014

February 22nd is National Margarita Day. The origins of why it falls on this day are debatable, but who wants to debate that when there’s margaritas to be drank. Over the years, I’ve ditched the frozen/blended margarita

Happy Margarita Day

Happy Margarita Day! While it’s not fancy or handmade, it’s still a margarita. And normally I would be making a classic margarita with Patron Silver and juice from real limes. For tonight, I wanted a quick margarita

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

Pendleton Whisky

Every once in a while, you find a new brand of a type of alcohol you’ve learned to love all over. Of course, I am referring to whiskey. And specifically, canadian whiskey. Canadian Crown Royal is the