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  This month’s Mixology Monday is hosted by Dave from the The Bar Man Cometh blog. Dave choose Flores de Mayo – Floral Cocktails as the theme. My mother was visiting for Mother’s Day and a floral cocktail was in order; this month’s theme was serendipitous indeed. In honor of my Polish mother the cocktail was named Piwonia, […]

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I received an email from Rick a reader of the blog asking if I knew any good recipes that use Pimm’s No. 1.  A Pimm’s Cup is the first thing to come to mind, however if you’re looking for more of a sophisticated cocktail then I’d recommend Jeff Hollinger’s 21 Hayes cocktail which draws inspiration […]

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Winter is citrus season. Those willing to explore past their local grocer will be rewarded with exotic citrus that may not lend itself to the casual peel n’ eat but will provide a complex flavor experience for other tasks. I know few people who are more dedicated in finding exotic citrus for use in cocktails […]

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Ginger Rogers (Courtesy the Art of the Bar Book) Fresh Mint 1/2 oz Ginger Syrup 1 1/2 oz Gin 1/2 oz Lime Juice Ginger Ale Lime Wedge for Garnish ( I garnished with Mint) Muddle the mint and the simple syrup. Add ice to the glass and fill with the gin and lime juice, then […]

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