shaken Archive

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

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

Shaken Margarita at On The Border

Several times a year, I visit my wife’s sister and her husband in Vancouver, WA. And just about every visit, we venture over to the On The Border – a chain mexican restaurant that serves up some