While the main focus of our recipes has up to this point been to craft something delicious, but affordable, today we have to pony up some dough, but it’s well worth it. Promise! The Aviation calls for two liqueurs; Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur is a staple for tons of cocktails, and while Creme de Violette isn’t needed for very many recipes, it’s great… Read More Blue Skies: The Aviation Cocktail
Spring Break is a time of travel and this week, we went to Randolph Brooklyn in New York. It was a lazy Saturday, but my friends and I agreed on brunch, so of course we spent the morning in bed Yelping cool brunch places. We decided on Randolph Brooklyn because it was close and Yelp… Read More Randolph Brooklyn – Spring Break Getaway!
Wait. St. Patty’s is on a Thursday? Wretched. Being busy working all week, we panicked once realizing we had planned NOTHING! Sound familiar? Relax: Here’s 4 solid suggestions of where to go to be all Irish.
Gin is a spirit for temperate weather. The liquor is slightly floral, but with a bright edge – which for me feels like spring. With Boston being on the brink of a new season, a simple gin and tonic is the perfect beverage. The St. Germain Gin & Tonic is one of my favorite simple cocktails.… Read More Hello Springtime, Hello Gin & Tonic
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
With spring in the air and sandals on our feet, we stood in a record-breaking line outside of the Night Shift Brewing Company in the pursuit of beer, bagels, and… ice cream?… Read More Night Shift Brewing: In Pursuit of El Lechedor
Bucking the trend, we walked the Freedom Trail backwards from Bunker Hill to the Commons. Naturally, it was time for a drink. Looking beyond the Park Street Church, we locked eyes with a window, the backdrop to a cocktail bar — the Highball Lounge.… Read More Highball Lounge: Board Games & Cocktails
The gin Martini is a classic cocktail, especially in the context of business. Unfortunately, James Bond went and ruined it by asking for a vodka Martini, shaken, not stirred. Mr. Bond, I know you mean well, but really? To us, gin is a bit of a summery spirit, so in the spirit of an early Spring… Read More The Martini: A Classic Among Classics