Photo of the Day: April 19, 2018

After re-watching Anthony Bourdain’s Brazil episode, I found myself buying a bottle of cachaca and making caipirinhas later that day.

Photo of the Day: March 24, 2018

New house. New room. New piece of art for one of my walls. I have long been fascinated by vintage absinthe artwork, and this may be my favorite of them all.

Photo of the Day: March 23, 2018

Let’s go for three days in a row of one of the most historic spirits out there: absinthe! After years of drinking the maligned and mysterious liquor, I finally purchased a special glass for it online from Pontarlier. It even came with the spoon and a few cubes of sugar. This one was just for…

Photo of the Day: March 19, 2018

Cocktail menu from the World Trade Center’s Windows on the World, circa mid-1980’s. I love the prices, especially those $8 martinis. They could get double that now if it was still around.

Photo of the Day: March 13, 2018

I made fajitas one night, but did not feel like a margarita. Instead, I whipped up a Mai Tai. Equal parts Shipwreck Spiced Rum and Coconut Rum, orange and pineapple juices, and a splash of grenadine. Dangerously sweet.