New & Trendy Drinks

Whiskey vs Whisky, which is the correct way to write it? Both are correct, the Scots spell it whisky and the Irish spell it whiskey. So, Monkey Shoulder whisky is from Scotland. It is a blend of 3 malt whiskies: Glenfiddich, Balvenie and Kininvie. It is smooth, sweet and easy to drink. On the nose you…

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B-52 or B-53, which one do you like most? Since created in late 70’s this drink has been a favorite of bar menus. It was created by a bartender in Alberta in honor of the band with the same name, the B 52’s. It is made by layering a coffee liqueur (Kahlua) plus an irish…

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MICHELADA. This is a Mexican prepared beer, cerveza preparada. The basic mix is your preferred Mexican beer plus Clamato, lime juice, spices and pepper. I do not add spices nor pepper because that is my personal preference. Other optional ingredients are maggi sauce, Worcestershire sauce, chamoy powder or serrano peppers. This beer mix is best…

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Frose, the official drink of the Australian Open. It emigrated from New York to Sydney. Basically a Rose wine slushie, it is made with rose wine, strawberries and a little punch from vodka or vermouth. I found a nice recipe at realsimple.com which is: Using previously freezed rose wine cubes, blend them together with 1 cup…