Kevin’s Special Blend

Kevin's Special Blend drink recipe - Rye Whiskey, Iced Tea Mix, Cold Water

Kevin's Special Blend is a drink best served cold. That makes it perfect for whipping up as a pitcher you can enjoy a glass at a time. This recipe blends iced tea mix with water and rye whiskey, so basically, you're making iced tea on the fly. Which means another option is to mix rye whiskey with … [Read more...]

Fuzzy Blue Gobbler

Fuzzy Blue Gobbler drink recipe - Peach Schnapps, Maui Blue, Wild Turkey

The Fuzzy Blue Gobbler features Maui Blue, a schnapps with an orange flavor. If you don't have it on hand, you can substitute Blue Curacao. It's a strong little shot, all alcohol and no mixers. This drink is peach meets orange meets whiskey. That makes for a fruity combination that's got some … [Read more...]

Shotgun Cocktail

Shotgun Cocktail recipe - Jim Beam, Jack Daniels, Wild Turkey

The Shotgun Cocktail is straight alcohol with no mixers, like many other shots before it. This one is simply three types of whiskey in one glass. This drink is a nice choice for when you want a palatable shot of whiskey at a reasonable price, especially if you're looking to chug it. It's a … [Read more...]

John Collins cocktail

John Collins cocktail recipe - Bourbon, Lemon, Sugar, Club Soda

The John Collins cocktail makes fantastic use of not-so-special bourbon whiskey. It turns out by adding some lemon juice, a little sugar and some carbonation, you can turn it into a very tasty cocktail. This is an ideal drink for cooling down on a hot day, especially one spent out of doors. … [Read more...]

Cookie Tosser

Cookie Tosser drink recipe - Vodka, Lemon, Bourbon, Kahlua

The Cookie Tosser is so named because of the effect it supposedly has on you. I'm pleased to report it did not make me toss my cookies, although I have to say - that's a lot of lemon juice. The main ingredient here is two shots of lemon juice. It's watered down by a little bit of vodka, a … [Read more...]

Warm Woolly Sheep

Warm Woolly Sheep drink recipe - Scotch, Drambuie, Warm Milk

The Warm Woolly Sheep cocktail may look like another cloyingly sweet Bailey's based cocktail, but it's not even close to that. This comfort drink blends scotch and Drambuie with warm milk. The result is a mildly sweet, creamy, warm drink that makes you feel cozy. It's ideal for an evening … [Read more...]

Charmer

Charmer drink recipe - Scotch, Orange Curacao, Dry Vermouth, Bitters

The Charmer cocktail flavors scotch with a touch of orange curacao, dry vermouth and orange bitters. The result is a lightly fruity, lightly oaken (depending on the scotch you use) and slightly spicy taste. This is definitely a drink to be savored. The flavors are fairly complex, even when … [Read more...]

Bourbon and Sprite

Bourbon and Sprite recipe - just what it sounds like

Okay, the Bourbon and Sprite is one of those drinks where the title gives away the recipe. There's just no intrigue, no suspense - it just is what it is. And yet simple can be awesome when it comes to cocktails. The lemon-lime and carbonation from the Sprite brings whatever fruity and woody … [Read more...]