Musings & Cocktails

His & Hers Cocktails - The Tropics & Bakewell Punch

His & Hers Cocktails - The Tropics & Bakewell Punch

Is there anything better than a rum cocktail when hot, sticky, never ending weather hits?  Aside from a/c....no.  There's something about the combi...
His & Hers Cocktails - Surf Liner & Royal Hawaiian

His & Hers Cocktails - Surf Liner & Royal Hawaiian

Do you know the best part about making cocktails at home?  Yes, it's cheaper.  But the real winner is you get to control the quality as well as the...
His & Hers Cocktails - Cranberry Edition

His & Hers Cocktails - Cranberry Edition

I know what you're thinking.  And yup, I'm referring to that same cranberry juice you used in college to hide the taste of cheap liquor.  Don't get...
His & Hers Cocktails - West Egg and Gin-Gin Mule

His & Hers Cocktails - West Egg and Gin-Gin Mule

Now if you've been following along with us for a little while, you know we have a tendency to favor our Mint Juleps with the start of the Derby.  W...
His & Hers Cocktails - Orange Blossom & Palm Beach Special

His & Hers Cocktails - Orange Blossom & Palm Beach Special

The Orange Blossom cocktail was said to have been created during Prohibition as a way to hide the flavor of the "bathtub gin."  Well I wish someone...
His & Hers Cocktails - Fitzgerald & Ramble

His & Hers Cocktails - Fitzgerald & Ramble

Lately I've been taking a lot of my inspiration from the Death & Co cocktail book.  Though there are a few "fussy" cocktails in their repertoir...
His & Hers Cocktails - Black-eyed Susan

His & Hers Cocktails - Black-eyed Susan

If you follow horse racing, you know the big three are: The Kentucky Derby, The Preakness and The Belmont Stakes which makes up the Triple Crown (i...
His & Hers Cocktails - Mother's Day Edition

His & Hers Cocktails - Mother's Day Edition

Mother's Day is right around the corner.  Sure, you could still probably find a few open reservations at a fancy restaurant but consider how unappe...
His & Hers Cocktail - Kentucky Derby

His & Hers Cocktail - Kentucky Derby

It's the first weekend in May and you know what that means?  Kentucky Derby!  It's nice to be back to normal...somewhat.  I know we still had a Sep...
His & Hers Cocktails - Algonquin & Queen Anne

His & Hers Cocktails - Algonquin & Queen Anne

I know that the smallest drop of bitters packs a punch from a flavor profile in any cocktail  But have you ever wondered why they're so popular now...
His & Hers Cocktails - Rum & Ginger

His & Hers Cocktails - Rum & Ginger

If you've followed along with this blog, then you know there's more than one way to make a cocktail.  My cocktail for the evening, the Dark & S...
His & Hers Cocktails - Bronx & Monkey Gland

His & Hers Cocktails - Bronx & Monkey Gland

Ok, I'm just going to go ahead and apologize for one of today's cocktails.  I don't make the names, just the cocktails.   Despite the name and the ...