Tag: liqueur

Cosmic Cocktails | Taurus | Creature Comforts

With the exception of having a green thumb (I’ve killed rosemary, folks, and that’s one of the easiest plants to grow, or so I’ve been told), I am pretty much the quintessential Taurean. Both the good and the not-so-good. Methodical, creative, loyal and proper, I have had my moments of greed, possessiveness, control-freakishness and, above all, […]

Cosmic Cocktail | Aries | Competitive Streak

Welcome to April, Spring and–thankfully–the end of a rather hellacious Mercury Retrograde! Today kicks off our new series: Cosmic Cocktails. I’ll be spending the next 3 months creating a cocktail for each of the sun signs of the Western zodiac (what most folks thing of when they look up their horoscope in the back of a […]

A Well-Stocked Bar

Cheers! This week I’m at MegaCon in Orlando, Florida, and am away from my home bar. 50 Shots of America will resume next week. Until then, I hope you’ll find the following enlightening–it’s long, but for good reason. The Basic Spirits To make a wide variety of drinks, a bar stocked with a bottle each […]