Monthly Archives: January 2014

January 10


Continuing with the “cocktails-named-after-New York City-boroughs” theme, I present to you –  the Brooklyn. This Manhattan variation is a more complex and dry alternative to its forefather, and although the Brooklyn may be less well-known than its neighbor, it’s equally delicious. Maybe even more delicious. So why haven’t you heard of it? Well, there’s a […]

January 09


Ah, yes.  What cocktail to select for my first post?  I felt it needed to be a timeless classic. One that was instantly recognizable to all, from boozehounds to teetotalers alike. Two obvious choices came to mind:  the Martini and the Manhattan. From there, the choice was easy – I just really really like Manhattans. […]