I ♥ Zombies

I ♥ Zombies

While some people reach for a bottle of wine on a romantic evening, we're usually shaking up favorite cocktails. This year, Valentine's Day falls on the same day as the midseason premier of The Walking Dead and that means that we have both romance and zombies on the brain. Naturally,…
Layover at LAX

Layover at LAX

Not every cocktail will transport you to another time or place, but when you happen to have one that does, it is worth savoring every sip. And this Layover at LAX is a refreshing gin-based cocktail that does precisely that. The cocktail is aromatic and bright, perfect for getting your mind off…
Coconut Orgeat

Coconut Orgeat

Orgeat is an almond syrup that is a staple in any tiki bar. These days, you'll probably find it in plenty of bars that don't specialize in tiki drinks, too. You can make a very tasty version at home easily using unsweetened almond milk and we do so on a…
Citrus Season

Citrus Season

I have to apologize for the long gap between our last posts. Over the past couple of weeks, Rob and I packed up and moved (not far!). As is always the case with moving, it takes longer to get unpacked and organized than you expect it to. Most of our…
Vampire’s Fang

Vampire’s Fang

Tiki drinks are always dressed up because, with a few exceptions, they take their garnishes to a level where other cocktails simply don't go. Halloween is one of our favorite holidays and it gives us an excuse to think outside of the box of "ordinary" garnishes and come up with…