July 2013 archive

Bit By a Fox Launch Party!

Save the Date…to get Bit By a Fox! Enjoy some summer cocktails & crunchy, salty things while helping me celebrate the official launch of Bit By a Fox, blog, events and cocktail design. Goodie bags! RSVP in the comments here, the Bit By a Fox Facebook page or to prose@bitbyafox.com Let’s get bit together!  

Grapefruit & Gin & Campari, Oh My…

I’ve had a thing for the grapefruit/gin/Campari combo for a while. And all spring I was making variations on this Collins type cocktail that I ended up serving at two events last week. The larger event’s version was made with vodka instead of gin and didn’t have basil. But out of three very different cocktail […]

Happy National Tequila Day!

 Summer on a stick! To celebrate National Tequila Day, instead of doing sloppy body shots this year, why don’t you make a batch of these boozy pops? It takes the frozen margarita to the next level and you can still keep your dignity after you’re done. That is, if you don’t eat the entire batch. These are […]

Bit By a Fox Events!

I had to sample the cocktails, of course! This wasn’t fun at all. This past weekend was the unofficial launch for Bit By a Fox Events! The events ranged from a large corporate party on Park Avenue South with 200+ people Thursday night…  The cocktail menu featured Ginger & Pink Peppercorn Syrups. …to an in-store, […]

Cool Down With a Little Spice

There is a heat wave going down in much of the country, my friends. Did you know that spicy ingredients can actually help you to cool down?? It’s true. So is the fact that this is one freaking delicious cocktail. Spice up your Monday with this guy: * Ginger, Pink Peppercorn Syrup Take 1 cup […]

My Moment With Owney’s Rum

I’m having a Rum moment. Or more precisely, an Owney’s Rum moment. I’ve been wanting to try this Brooklyn made spirit ever since I’d heard about the bad ass lady making it. Distilling, batching, labeling. EVERYTHING. By herself. Since before the launch in 2011, this has been a one lady show. Why would you NOT […]