Drinks

The Federation Is A Serious And Incredibly Memorable Drink

The Federation Is A Serious And Incredibly Memorable Drink

Smooth and refined deliciousness. The Sazerac, credited as being one of the first true cocktails, is a New Orleans take on a traditional rye cocktail. The Federation puts a further spin on the Sazerac.  The combination of Anejo tequila instead of rye mixed with creme […]

A Lillet-Basil Cocktail Is The Perfect Specialty Drink For Winter

A Lillet-Basil Cocktail Is The Perfect Specialty Drink For Winter

Have you ever had Lillet?  If the answer is no, you’ve been missing out. Pronounced “li’ leh” it is a French aperitif created in 1887 by Paul and Raymon Lillet from Podensac, just outside of the Bordeaux region in France.  Lillet, considered a “tonic wine” […]

A Matcha Smoothie: Welcome In the New Year On A Healthy Note

A Matcha Smoothie: Welcome In the New Year On A Healthy Note

Happy New Year!  As much as I love and welcome the festive holiday season, I am always ready for January 1.  First of all, the holidays are exhausting.  Secondly, despite best efforts, chances are I have indulged a bit more than anticipated. In fairness, we […]