Tag Archives: Bourbon

How to Drink: A (Holiday) Instruction Manual – Bourbon Pecan Milk Punch

This holiday season, while most people relaxed and enjoyed themselves, I was hard at work perfecting what will years from now be looked back on as the perfect Christmas drink repertoire. The way I see it, every self-respecting drinker needs … Continue reading

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How to Drink: A (Holiday) Instruction Manual – Pomegranate Bourbon Cocktail

This holiday season, while most people relaxed and enjoyed themselves, I was hard at work perfecting what will years from now be looked back on as the perfect Christmas drink repertoire. The way I see it, every self-respecting drinker needs … Continue reading

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Bourbon Renewal

Mixpoursip has a thirst inducing review of their trip to Clyde Common in Portland, run by the incomparable Jeffrey Morgenthaler. Morgenthaler is widely recognized as one of the the luminaries in the field of mixology, well-regarded for knowledge, innovation, and … Continue reading

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Ultimate Cocktail Challenge Results

Although I should be studying, I’ve been browsing the results from the 2011 Ultimate Cocktail Challenge. I found the Classic Cocktail Results especially interesting, since as an amateur I’m far from mastering what spirits work best for certain cocktails. These … Continue reading

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Jasmine Cocktail, Part II

I’ve written previously about how much I enjoy the Jasmine, a complex cocktail with gin, Campari, Cointreau, and lemon. I’m also a big fan of the Boulevardier, a play on the Negroni that swaps out the gin for bourbon. Inspired … Continue reading

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Cocktail Tuesday: Bigfoot West

This week my friend and I decided to head to the Westside and try the popular Culver City establishment Bigfoot Lodge West (10939 Venice Blvd, LA 90034). Living on the Westside, and having visted Bigfoot Lodge on Los Feliz, I … Continue reading

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