Musings & Cocktails

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 ...
His & Hers Cocktails - Clover Club

His & Hers Cocktails - Clover Club

Tonight, it's the battle over the best Clover Club cocktail.  First up is the recipe I came across in "Contraband Cocktails: How America Drank When...
His & Hers Cocktails - Gin & Elderflower

His & Hers Cocktails - Gin & Elderflower

I started these cocktail posts with 3 ingredient cocktails.  I like that they're easy to make.  I like not having to spend a ton of money on 3 or m...
His & Hers Cocktails - Bring on the Juice!

His & Hers Cocktails - Bring on the Juice!

It's winter time.  Covid-19 is still rampant.  Grocery store runs are few and far between so that means my fridge currently contains enough citrus ...
His & Hers Cocktails - Gin Old Fashioned

His & Hers Cocktails - Gin Old Fashioned

Once upon a time, when we were entertaining a few friends one weekend (pre-Covid), I was thrown for a loop, but only briefly.  I was making a round...
His & Hers Cocktails - Sazerac

His & Hers Cocktails - Sazerac

There are many legends surrounding the origin story of the Sazerac.  What they all have in common is that name was derived from the French brandy t...
His & Hers Cocktails - Hurricane

His & Hers Cocktails - Hurricane

Mardi Gras isn't complete without consuming at least one Hurricane.  If you've ever visited New Orleans then I'm sure you've been lured into Pat O'...
His & Hers Cocktails - Ramos Gin Fizz

His & Hers Cocktails - Ramos Gin Fizz

Created in 1888 at Henry Ramos's Imperial Cabinet Saloon, the Ramos Gin Fizz is one of the most iconic libations to come from the Crescent City.  T...
His & Hers Cocktails - Vieux Carre

His & Hers Cocktails - Vieux Carre

When you're focusing on cocktails created in New Orleans, you start to notice that the drinks are as strong as the city's personality.  The "Vieux ...
His & Hers Cocktails- Manhattan

His & Hers Cocktails- Manhattan

A Manhattan cocktail is like your favorite winter sweater.  Though old with a little wear and tear, it's warm, cozy and comforting.  It's tempting ...
His & Hers Cocktails - Brown Derby

His & Hers Cocktails - Brown Derby

I hope all our TG readers had a relaxing and delicious Thanksgiving.  I'm sure many households were on the quieter side this year.  As hard as it i...