The Simple Pleasures In The Smallest Moments
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In a cocktail world filled with the talented few preparing the hand made magic to the grateful many, a drink as simple as a strong liqueur and tonic on ice almost seems lazy if not …

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Cocktail Recipe – The Henry Hudson by PDT in New York
May 11, 2011 – 10:00 am | One Comment
Cocktail Recipe – The Henry Hudson by PDT in New York

This outstanding drink hails from PDT in New York’s East Village , and is an example of trying to create a new classic from the ground up. It is based on Bols Genever, chardonnay and …

Cocktail Recipe – Mojito
April 2, 2011 – 3:16 pm | No Comment
Cocktail Recipe – Mojito

The Mojito was once the drink of the Cuban peasant class. Although it did find favor with some classic American entertainment luminaries like Errol Flynn and Nat King Cole, the Mojito was largely unknown outside …

Cocktail Recipe – The Americano and The Americano Grapefruit Cooler
April 1, 2011 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Cocktail Recipe – The Americano and The Americano Grapefruit Cooler

Credit for creating the Americano is given to Gaspare Campari. The Milan, Italy bar owner first served this bitter sweet cocktail some time around 1861. During the American prohibition on alcohol, Americans would flock to …

The St. Germain Collins – by John Pringle of Globe, San Francisco
March 15, 2011 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
The St. Germain Collins – by John Pringle of Globe, San Francisco

Experimentation is the foundation and the fun that being a good bartender is built on. John Pringle of Globe in San Francisco agrees. “I’ve been playing with St. Germain quite a bit lately,” he says. …

Mamacita Cocktail by Cafe Rouge
March 14, 2011 – 10:00 am | One Comment
Mamacita Cocktail by Cafe Rouge

Cafe Rouge has achieved noble status in the northern California East Bay city of Berkeley. Primarily a French/Californian restaurant known for its’ house aged meats, Cafe Rouge has also built its’ reputation with a great …

Leap Year Martini
March 9, 2011 – 10:00 am | 6 Comments
Leap Year Martini

One of the best cocktails you may never have heard of, The Leap Year Cocktail is a citrus infused variation on a Martini with a fantastic burst of flavor that is both sweet and sophisticated. …

Innovative Cocktails from Lounge Bohemia
March 2, 2011 – 2:31 pm | No Comment
Innovative Cocktails from Lounge Bohemia

Here at MixPourSip.com, we like to share the creative efforts of working bartenders to see what is new and interesting in the cocktail world. While some bartenders freely share the recipes for their masterpieces, others …

The Globe Cocktail
February 27, 2011 – 12:56 pm | No Comment
The Globe Cocktail

This is the signature cocktail from Globe, a restaurant and bar living in the shadow of the Transamerica building in San Francisco’s financial district. Like The Pony Up cocktail, it is another clever combination of …

The Sazerc Cocktail by Sean Hoard of PDT
February 16, 2011 – 3:04 pm | No Comment
The Sazerc Cocktail by Sean Hoard of PDT

This was the Sazerac Cocktail I had at PDT in New York’s East Village. I’ve seen Sazerac recipes that call for rye or cognac but never both. Sean Hoard my bartender one night at PDT …

Stargazer Cocktail Recipe
February 14, 2011 – 4:46 pm | No Comment
Stargazer Cocktail Recipe

This was my first cocktail made with Lillet Blanc and what a nice surprise it was! The sweet herbal/orange quality of the Lillet pairs exceedingly well with the smoky char of the Rye. This is …