Musings & Cocktails

His & Hers Cocktails - 4th of July - Chucktown

His & Hers Cocktails - 4th of July - Chucktown

Happy 4th of July everyone! This week's cocktail took a little thought.  Do we go red/white/blue theme?  Do you make it frozen?  What do we want th...
His & Hers Cocktails - Pimm's #1

His & Hers Cocktails - Pimm's #1

This is a busy week for any Anglophile.  For starters (and in our case), there's the Royal Ascot.  Think of it as the British version of the Kentuc...
His & Hers Cocktails - Belmont Jewel

His & Hers Cocktails - Belmont Jewel

We have made it to the third and final race in the Triple Crown Stakes, though there will not be a true Triple Crown winner as Rombauer blew past b...
His & Hers Cocktails - Warm Weather Bourbon

His & Hers Cocktails - Warm Weather Bourbon

If you're a wine drinker then you know come summer, reds are out and roses are in.  Vice Versa, reds are the reigning champions for winter, roses h...
His & Hers Cocktails - Boulevardier & Old Pal

His & Hers Cocktails - Boulevardier & Old Pal

With spring's warm weather closely approaching, I couldn't think of a better time to whip up today's cocktails.  Each cocktail only requires 3 ingr...
His & Hers Cocktails - St. Patrick's Day Edition

His & Hers Cocktails - St. Patrick's Day Edition

St. Patrick's Day.  A day filled with leprechauns, lucky clovers, plenty of green clothing, green beer and Bailey's Irish Cream.  Wait, what?  No. ...
His & Hers Cocktails - Lux Gin & Rye

His & Hers Cocktails - Lux Gin & Rye

It's the end of the week.  It's cold and dreary.  I'm tired and don't want to be bothered with making a fussy cocktail right now.  Luckily, the wif...
His & Hers Cocktails - Valentine's Edition

His & Hers Cocktails - Valentine's Edition

Technically, this should be another Mardi Gras cocktail, as the season will end on the 16th at midnight.  If you are inclined to keep the party rol...
His & Hers Cocktails - Milk Punch

His & Hers Cocktails - Milk Punch

I'm not going to lie.  I detest today's cocktail.  But it's Mardi Gras season and the wife insisted it needed to be included or she wasn't making g...
His & Hers Cocktails - Happy New Year!

His & Hers Cocktails - Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!  Did everyone have fun ringing in 2021?  We opted for a quiet night in with Sir Barkley, appetizers and a bottle of champagne.  If ...
His & Hers Cocktails - The Caretaker

His & Hers Cocktails - The Caretaker

Is there anything more frightening than trying to go to sleep after watching a horror movie as your overzealous imagination runs rampant?  You ques...
Halloween Movie Cocktails - Goonies Never Say Die

Halloween Movie Cocktails - Goonies Never Say Die

"Hey you guys!......" You can't escape Halloween in our house without watching The Goonies.  Why?  It's certainly not the scariest, nail biting, su...