Tag: grand marnier

50 Shots of America–Arizona

This is the one that Karyn’s been looking forward to! ~~~oOo~~~ As with much of the southwest, what is now known as Arizona was first claimed by Spain, and then Mexico, before becoming known as Alta California. After that it was all kinds of shuffling as the CSA and USA differed on what to call […]

Sips & Shots: Orange You Glad It’s Cocktail Hour?

The first Thanksgiving with the extended New Orleans family after my 21st birthday was a bit surreal: my Uncle was mixing Mimosas but the carton (pour out a third of the juice, fill with Champagne, shake and pour) and offered me one. I think it took my mother by as much surprise as it did […]