What That Vermouth Do?

What That Vermouth Do?

I know that it isn't spring yet, but, apart from the uncommonly cold weather that we're getting here in Central Florida, the high pollen makes it feel like spring. So, with that being said, I wanted to make a cocktail that is refreshing and low ABV, with spring vibes....

On Your Knees

On Your Knees

Hey, y'all! This next cocktail is a riff on a "Bee's Knees." I made a strawberry cinnamon honey syrup and paired it with lemon super juice, and this lovely hibiscus berry gin by @mcqueenvioletfog Perfect for your lovers and friends and Valentine's Day! Recipe 2oz...

Noche Buena

Noche Buena

Hey, y'all! I made a spiced dragon fruit syrup that I wanted to use in a holiday margarita. The syrup itself is spiced with cinnamon and clove. So that was the inspiration for the following drink! Enjoy! Recipe 2oz tequila @casanobletequila 1oz spiced dragon fruit...

Melted Popsicle

Melted Popsicle

This next cocktail was inspired by a drink that I curated for a client. She had a sweet wine that was called "Liquid Popsicle." I ran with the whole popsicle theme by adding a fruit puree, lemon juice, and a popsicle stick as the stirrer. With this iteration, I wanted...

Kiss From A Rose

Kiss From A Rose

This next cocktail was one of two cocktails that I curated for a mixology class. The first one being "Island Heat." You can find that one a couple of posts down. This one is simple, straightforward, refreshing, but different than what the ladies in the class ever had....

Rhu-Barbie Sour

Rhu-Barbie Sour

This next cocktail was inspired by everyone's favorite material girl. No, not Madonna. Barbie. Barbie was created to showcase that women could be self-sufficient and choose to be whatever they wanted to be without a man's help. Needless to say, that is one controversy...

Island Heat

Island Heat

I don't know about you, but we've been having some record-breaking heat here in Central Florida. It makes me want to go to a beautiful island and relax by the beach. Speaking of beautiful islands, this next cocktail uses rum that is made in Mauritius. Home to the pink...

Old Fashioned Gentleman

Old Fashioned Gentleman

This next drink is a riff on an Old Fashioned. The folks at @feebrothersofficial gifted me their new flavor, "Turkish Tobacco Bitters." With notes of clove, coffee, nutmeg, and tobacco, I knew that it would play well with rye whiskey. Paired with orange bitters and my...

Peaches, Peaches

Peaches, Peaches

I thoroughly enjoyed the new Super Mario movie! It had so many references from the different games to the late 80s show. They even had Mario's original voice actor @charlesmartinetitsame It was so good that it might have inspired 4 drinks. Well, this next cocktail is...

Daisy Me Rollin’

Daisy Me Rollin’

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Did you know that Margarita is Spanish for Daisy? Well, if you didn't know, now you know.I wanted to make a spring riff on this classic. Recipe 1.5oz blanco tequila @tanteotequila .75oz elderflower liqueur @stgermaindrinks .75oz lime super juice...

Secretions

Secretions

Happy Star Wars Day! This next cocktail was inspired by the chapter 22 episode of @themandalorian @jackblack greeted Mando and Bo-Katan with one of the craziest lines that I've ever heard. There was an unknown aquatic creature swimming around in a container of its own...

The Love Below

The Love Below

Hey ya! The "Hey Ya" video by @andre3000 is a creative masterpiece that captures the spirit of the 1960s with a fresh modern twist. The video showcases 3000's eclectic fashion sense, unique choreography, and the infectious energy of the song. Watching the video...

Blueberry Lavender Haze

Blueberry Lavender Haze

My friends at @yalahabootlegging have blueberries and blackberries ready for U-pick! They also make moonshine and brandy among other delicious items. When you visit them, tell Doug that I sent you. This next cocktail uses their blueberry moonshine (my all-time...

Eye Of The Tiger

Eye Of The Tiger

This next cocktail was inspired by Tiger Eye Abutilon flowers. This beautiful plant caught my wife's and I's attention at our local nursery. Its flower petals overlap one another and form a bell shape. It also produces a sweet nectar. Unfortunately, it was mislabeled...

A Spring Of Beauty

A Spring Of Beauty

Happy Earth Day! If you're free today, you might want to explore nature. Take a walk on the beach. Walk a nature trail. Have a picnic, maybe. Just enjoy this beautiful planet that we live in. This next cocktail is reminiscent of a white Sangria, but with a spring...

Pansy Dropper

Pansy Dropper

This next cocktail was inspired by pansies! The more I get into gardening, the more knowledge I gain about edible flowers. I never knew that pansies were edible. So, I built this drink around these beautiful flowers. Enjoy! 1.5oz gin @spring44distilling .75oz green...

Loveandher Lemonade

Loveandher Lemonade

This next cocktail is a reshake of @puppytacofarts cocktail, "Best Friends". A delicious lavender cocktail that you can still order @thewellborn The only difference is that my version doesn't contain any vanilla. I made this cocktail for @kmxiivii & @zeeyahnee...

Prima Verano

Prima Verano

Today is officially the first day of spring! Although, it doesn't feel like it here in Central Florida. We woke up in 50-degree weather today. It seems Winter isn't leaving without a fight. Well, this next cocktail is reminiscent of spring with a touch of summer. It's...

Super Mushroom

Super Mushroom

Happy Mar10 day!-Did you know that Super Mario is one of the most recognizable figures known to man. He might be on par with Mickey Mouse, when it comes to recognizability. This next cocktail was inspired by the mushroom that makes Mario grow twice in size and...

Mari-Gold

Mari-Gold

Happy International Women's Day! I'm blessed to know so many strong women. And, if I'm honest, I know more strong women than men. Hell, I was raised by one, my mom. Lord willing, I will help to raise my daughter to be a strong, intelligent woman. The following drink...