Wednesday, March 23, 2011

The Cold Shoulder

Another of Holly's Originals

Cold Shoulder

1 1/2 ounce Patron
1 1/2 ounce passion fruit rum
1/2 ounce mugi shochu
1/4 ounce blue raspberry syrup
Splash of 7up

Shake the Patron, rum, shochu, and raspberry. Add 7up. A sophisticated tropical drink that isn't for everyone, but the more adventurous should enjoy.

Friday, March 18, 2011

A New Series

Don't worry, the Around America series isn't over. We'll return as we gather more recipes to sample. In the meantime, we hope to introduce several new themes. Today, we begin with Holly's Originals. Just as it sounds, these are recipes Jason has created.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Around America Series

Drink: Cucumber Mule
Establishment: Bar Uncommon
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
First Connoisseur: Holly

1 1/2 ounces Absolut Citron
1 ounce Pimm's
2 1/2 ounces Reed's Ginger Brew
Splash of freshly squeezed lime

Muddle the cucumber in a shaker with a bit of Pimm's. Add ice, followed by Citron, Pimm's, and lime. Shake and pour. Cap with ginger beer.