Musings & Cocktails

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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...