Tasting Notes – Ketel One Vodka
March 9, 2011 – 10:00 am | No Comment

Ketel One is known as one of the best vodkas in the world.  This reputation for quality is not sudden or the result of a recent public relations campaign.  In fact, since 1691, the Nolet …

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Aviation Cocktail Recipe
March 9, 2011 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Aviation Cocktail Recipe

Ah, the Aviation: the cocktail geeks cocktail.  Go to a bar and chat with a cocktail enthusiast and this drink will almost inevitably come up in conversation.  More and more cocktail lounges and speakeasies are …

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 Pink Gin Cocktail
March 2, 2011 – 2:31 pm | No Comment
The Pink Gin Cocktail

In my take on the classic Martini, I railed against pouring solid gin or vodka in my cocktail glass and calling it a Martini. To me, a Martini has vermouth. If I want …

Tasting Notes – Hendrick’s Gin
March 1, 2011 – 2:20 pm | No Comment
Tasting Notes – Hendrick’s Gin

Hendrick’s is a singular gin that makes an extraordinarily clean martini (that actually uses vermouth) yet has the flavor sophistcation to be sipped neat or over one or two cubes of ice.

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 Classic Martini
February 3, 2011 – 6:30 pm | 3 Comments
The Classic Martini

The Martini, that most noble of cocktails, has seen a new generation of devotees emerge in the last decade. Along with this new found affirmation of stature, the Martini has seen many changes with …

The Americano and The Americano Grapefruit Cooler
September 29, 2009 – 7:09 am | No Comment
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 …

Mojito
September 27, 2009 – 3:16 pm | 2 Comments
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 …

Mamacita Cocktail by Cafe Rouge
September 27, 2009 – 12:59 pm | 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 …