The Champagne Cocktail

The Champagne Cocktail

Glitz and Glamour: It’s been called many things, but to me the Champagne Cocktail is the ultimate gilded age cocktail. It makes me think of the roaring 20’s, with glitzy balls and towers of champagne, shimmering chandeliers, and of course, the Great...
Pimm’s Cup

Pimm’s Cup

There are 2 cocktails that I know of that are closely associated with major sporting events. The mint julep is forever tied to the Kentucky Derby, and this week’s cocktail, The Pimm’s Cup is forever tied to Wimbledon. Unlike the Mint Julep, the Pimm’s cup is a...
Vieux Carré

Vieux Carré

If you like to drink Manhattans, (and let’s be honest, you should –  it’s a delicious cocktail!), you should also try the Vieux Carré. Essentially a Manhattan that has had all of it’s ingredients split, the Vieux carré is both smooth but also very nuanced with...
Sazerac

Sazerac

The Sazerac is one of the oldest classic cocktails around. Spirit forward, beautifully aromatic and layered, this cocktail is like Mr. Toads wild ride for your taste buds. First you smell the lemon oil and absinthe, then taste what is essentially a Peychaud’s...