Cocktail Club

Rum

Recipe: A rum and coffee cocktail

“Let’s grab our tools, shake some things up, and raise a glass to the upside of down.” Coffee is always associated with great memories for me. I think of my late grandma Carol, who I always think of sitting at the edge of her bed. As a kid, running to […]

Tequila

Classic Margaritas

The margarita, now one of the most popular cocktails in the world, is thought to have started out as the variation on another prohibition-era drink called the “Daisy”. Spanish for “daisy”, the marg swapped in tequila for the requisite brandy and lime juice for lemon juice, and a classic was born. Decades have […]

Tequila

Cadillac Margarita

A Cadillac Margarita is one made with high-quality tequila (typically a reposado) along with a Grand Marnier. Think of it as a higher-end classic margarita. Reposado tequila will have notes of oak and vanilla, making this margarita really stand out. Still, it’s simple to make and pairs perfectly with fish tacos […]

Cocktail Club

Cocktail recipe: A French 75 for everyone

This classic cocktail can be adapted for those who are drinking, want something lighter, or who are fully abstaining from alcohol. A drink doesn’t have to be booze-forward or make you tipsy after just one, to be cocktail-hour appropriate. At even the smallest gatherings, it’s common for one or more […]