Tag: Alcohol

Alcohol, How Its Made, Video

Making Vodka From Sheep

Ryan Hartshorn’s family runs a sheep cheesery in Tasmania. But it wasn’t enough for Ryan to simply make cheese. He aspired to make vodka, too, using the whey leftover from the cheese-making process. Vodka? From sheep’s whey? But how? Never been done before, but Ryan figured it out, and his boutique spirit has won top […]

Drinks, History, Video

The Untold Truth Of Budweiser

The Untold Truth Of Budweiser Country music. Apple pie. And Budweiser beer. Yes, there’s nothing more iconically American than the red-white-and blue label of a can of Bud. How American is it? Budweiser was even briefly renamed “America.” But how much do you actually know about the King of beers? Here’s a surprising look at […]

Cocktail, Drinks, Hot

NSFW COCKTAILS

NSFW COCKTAILS 1 Next time you’re out, I dare ya to look the bartender in the eye, male or female, and ask for these cocktails. Do it slowly.. Let us know how it goes. The Stuff – 3oz. Jose Cuervo Especial gold tequila – 1oz. Smirnoff Vodka – 1oz. Absolut Citron Vodka – 1oz. Jagermeister […]

Cocktail, Drinks, Recipe

Skinny Strawberry Mojitos

Skinny Strawberry Mojitos The it drink of summer. INGREDIENTS 1 750-mL bottle rosé, chilled 2 c. chopped strawberries 1/4 c. vodka 1/4 c. fresh lemon juice ice DIRECTIONS In a blender, combine about half the bottle of rosé, 1 cup strawberries, half the vodka, and half the lemon juice. Add about 2 cups of ice […]

Chocolate, Drinks, Recipe

Bahama Mamas

Bahama Mamas Sail away with me. INGREDIENTS ice 2 parts orange juice 1 part pineapple juice 1 part dark rum 1/2 part coconut rum 1/2 part lime juice splash grenadine Pineapple wedges, for serving Maraschino cherries, for serving DIRECTIONS Fill a glass with ice. Pour over orange juice, pineapple juice, dark rum, coocnut rum, lime […]

Cocktail, Drinks, Frozen

Frozen Prosecco

Frozen Prosecco Frosé is so 2017. This is basically a prosecco granita. Though it takes some planning ahead, it requires zero effort. You’re going to want some in the freezer at all times this summer. INGREDIENTS 2 c. granulated sugar 2 c. water 1 bottle Prosecco (or champagne) Juice and zest of 1 lemon DIRECTIONS […]

Cocktail, Drinks, Recipe

Moscato Margaritas

Moscato Margaritas One sip will transport you to warmer days. INGREDIENTS 1/4 c. sugar Lime wedges, for rimming glasses 12 oz. silver tequila 1 c. chopped strawberries 8 oz. moscato 8 oz. triple sec 1/2 c. lime juice 2 c. ice DIRECTIONS In a small dish, pour sugar. Rim glasses with lime wedge then dip […]

Cocktail, Drinks, Recipe

Red Sangria

  Red Sangria No one can turn down a good Sangria. INGREDIENTS 1 (750-mL.) bottle red wine of choice 1 (12-oz.) can seltzer 1 c. orange juice 1/2 c. brandy 1/4 c. granulated sugar 1 orange, sliced 1 apple, sliced 1 c. blueberries 1 c. sliced strawberries DIRECTIONS In a large pitcher, mix together wine, […]

Cocktail, Drinks, Recipe

Cuba Libre

Cuba Libre Add lime juice to a good old fashioned rum and coke, and you’ve got yourself a Cuba Libre! INGREDIENTS 3 oz. spiced rum 1 can cola Juice of 1 lime 2 lime wedges, for garnish   DIRECTIONS To a large liquid measuring cup, add spiced rum, cola, and lime juice and stir. Pour over 2 […]

Cocktail, Drinks, Recipe

Mermaid Mules

Mermaid Mules Super refreshing for those hot summer days. What makes these cocktails blue? It’s Curaçao, a blue liqueur made from citrus peels! Its tangy flavor is the perfect compliment to your average Moscow Mule. YIELDS:3 SERVINGS PREP TIME:0 HOURS 5 MINS TOTAL TIME:0 HOURS 5 MINS INGREDIENTS 6 oz. vodka 3 oz. Blue Curaçao 3 oz. lime juice 1 oz. (12-oz.) can ginger beer 3 lime […]