Drinks | August 26, 2015
So you're no mixologist. That's okay. This breezy summertime cocktail is about as easy as it gets. And because it's technically a brunch cocktail, you don't even have to wait until 5 o'clock.
The Strawberry Muddle
750 ml Prosecco or other ... Read More
Drinks | August 18, 2015
Inspired by Caribbean cocktails mixed up in the 1800s to help field workers beat the heat, Planter's Punch is the perfect way to cool down on a sweaty summer day. It's delicious! Just, um, try not to think of the racial implications.
Folklore ... Read More
Drinks | August 11, 2015
We like our drinks with a little history to 'em, and this one dates back to the 1940s in Cairo, Egypt. But even if you don't give two poops about history, it's hard to argue with a ... Read More
Drinks | August 4, 2015
While on vacation recently, I drank two things I don't have very often: a martini and, separately, a shot of pickle juice. I didn't count myself a fan of either, but both took me by surprise. So I combined the ... Read More
Drinks | July 28, 2015
Tequila is a quintessential summertime spirit. Unfortunately, most people only know how to make margaritas, shots, and maybe a tequila sunrise. Here's a way to use up that bottle of Patrón in your cupboard — OK, it's Cuervo, but who's paying attention? ... Read More
Drinks | July 21, 2015
Tired of Mimosas? Bored with Bloody Marys? Here's a different way to drink your breakfast.
The Morning Glory Fizz isn't a new cocktail, but it's one you've likely never heard of. In his 1888 Bartender's Manual, famed mixologist Henry Johnson wrote that the potation is ... Read More
Drinks | July 14, 2015
It's come to our attention that some people think of limoncello as a joke of a drink, along the lines of that hard-as-a-rock holiday fruitcake that nana sends every year. To those people, we say: You're just not doing it ... Read More
Drinks | July 7, 2015
Sometimes, on a hot summer day, all you want to do is sit in the shade of the front porch with a cold drink in hand. Well, in L.A. we don't have porches and drinking on the sidewalk is ... Read More