May 2014 archive

Negroni Week & The Countess Negroni

Negroni Week is almost upon us! And I’ve been tasked to come up with my own spin on this near perfect and increasingly popular cocktail from the folks helping to sponsor this fun and charitable event, Imbibe Magazine. Pretty tall order, since the original recipe is basically flawless: 1 part gin, 1 part Campari and […]

Memorial Day = Summer! = Spritz!!!

Happy Memorial Day, everyone! If you’re in New York, I hope you’ve been basking in the heaven-sent sunshine that decided to make a comeback just in time to usher us all into the summer season. While it’s not technically summer, this is the weekend that always kicks things off. And, it also marks the beginning […]

Bit by a Fox Turns One!

I can hardly believe that it’s been a whole year since I started this boozy blog. SOOO many cocktails created! Favorite spirits sipped, shaken and discussed! Vintage photos stolen from the internet! Events thrown and attended! Restaurants and bars crushed on! Fuzzy pictures of drinks posted! And SO many foxes. Seriously. I’ve gotten so many adorable, foxy […]

Everything’s Coming Up Rose Hips

Looking for a major eleGAHNT Mother’s Day brunch cocktail? Tired of the same ol’ mimosas or Prosecco on its own? Look no further than this sparkly creation: The Gypsy Rose Hip. A Prosecco based cocktail with Lillet Blanc, rose hip syrup and lemon juice. Sounds divine, no? Yes, yes it is! A few weeks back, […]

Cinco de Mayo? Try the Vera Cruz!

Woops! Watch your step there, lady! And don’t go blaming falling ass first into a human-sized coupe glass on your broken ankle strap. That glass seems plenty large enough to avoid. And, all those rando bottles around you? We can see those, booze goggles! Get it together, girl! Like Saint Patrick’s Day in the states, Cinco de […]