Monday, December 31, 2018

Hot Toddy (How to Drink)

2 oz. Whisk(e)y (I'm using Monkey Shoulder)
1/2 oz. Simple Syrup
2 dashes Angostura Bitters
4 oz. near boiling water
Garnish with a lemon twist

Poinsettia (How to Drink)

Amazing and refreshing drink. Of course, the one with Absinthe has some serious kick to it!

1 oz. Cranberry Juice
1/4 oz Simple Syrup (optional)
1/2 oz Triple Sec
Garnish with Cranberries -or- Orange Twist

Uncle Lewis
1 oz. Cranberry Juice
1/4 Simple Syrup (optional)
1/2 oz Dry CuraƧao
2 dashes of Absinthe
Trapped Rosemary Smoke
Garnish like a maniac

Sunday, December 30, 2018

How to Make a Champagne Cocktail 3 Bitters & 3 Cocktails/ NYE (Common Man Cocktails)

I like the fact that they use different bitters, but this is certainly the recommended one out of the bunch.

6 oz of Champagne / Sparkling Wine / Prosecco
1 Sugar Cube
3 Dashes Angostura Bitters
Lemon Twist

How to Make Uncle Angelo's Eggnog/Spiked Eggnog (Common Man Cocktails)

This looks really tasty. Perfect and festive for the holiday season.

Uncle Angelo's Eggnog (small serving):
3 Eggs, separated
1/4 cup Sugar (not simple syrup)
16 oz Whole milk
9.5 oz Heavy cream
4 oz Bourbon
2 oz Spiced rum

Cocktail Artist Champagne Margarita (Tipsy Bartender)

Very nice margarita.

1 1/2 oz. Tequila
1/2 oz. Triple Sec
1 oz. Cocktail Artist Margarita Mix
Garnish: Salt/Glitter Rim

The Christmas Mimosa (Tipsy Bartender)

This looks absolutely amazing!

Coarse Sugar
Pomegranate Seeds

Jingle Bell Cocktail Recipe (

This is definitely an interesting looking drink. Never thought of infusing pine in a vodka. Hmm.

2 oz Pine-infused vodka, chilled*
4 oz Soda water, chilled
1/4 oz Cranberry juice

Muddle Pine Cocktail Recipe (

1 dash Angostura bitters
1 oz Fresh lemon juice
½ oz Pine syrup*
15 Fresh cranberries
1 oz Gin or vodka (optional)
½ oz Lemon-lime soda

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Pick the Right Spot at Hollywood Events for Your Upcoming Wedding

Planning a day of Holy Matrimony can be quite stressful. You have to get the right list out to the people. The ceremony and reception have to be set on a day and time where everyone can go. Despite all of the work, this is a special day for you and your spouse. At the end of the day, it's well worth all of the hassle to make sure that it's the perfect setup to take the next journey in life.

An affordable party venue to check out would be Hollywood Events. If convenience is your key to a good time, then this is certainly the type of place you want to explore. First of all, it's great for the family due to the venue being 20 minutes from Fort Lauderdale International Airport. This will make it an easy drive. For people that need a place to stay, they can do so in the Hollywood Beach Resort Hotel, located in Hollywood, Florida. This is a plus, because they can get ready right inside the hotel and go directly outside for the reception. After booking the venue, the bride and groom can get 30% off rooms/suites for their guests that stay in the hotel as an additional perk.

The hotel is right next to the beach, which would make for either a great formal or casual wedding ceremony. It'll provide the perfect backdrop for something more scenic and romantic. Once the ceremony is over, everyone can head inside to enjoy the best wedding venue for family and friends. Everything is taken care from the coordinator, clean-up, and security. It'll make the event run a lot smoother. Not to mention, there are laser lights, projection screens, and a 60" TV. This would be a nice setup for a DJ to do some video mixing to add more visual effects to keep the party live! Whether you want something more elegant or tend to go for a fun atmosphere, this venue will help you create long-lasting memories.

Mary Queen of Scotch (Tipsy Bartender)

Wow, this looks pretty solid. Def a mix of a classic libation with a modern twist!

2oz Apple Scotch
3/4oz Lemon
1/2oz Mulled Wine Syrup
1/4oz Angostura Bitters
Egg White
Garnished with Cracked Pepper and a Kinome leaf

Gingerbread Shot Glasses (Tipsy Bartender)

This is simply amazing, especially for the holiday season. Gotta try this out!

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Red Dead Redemption 2 Bomb Shot (Tipsy Bartender)

Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey
Johnnie Walker Scotch

Fireball Whiskey
Strawberry Pucker

Jameson Irish Whiskey
Red Bull
Black Food Coloring

Lifesaver Shot (Tipsy Bartender)

This is absolutely amazing. Might have to make something like this over the weekend!

1 oz. (30ml) Light Rum
1 oz. (30ml) Pineapple Juice
1/4 oz. (7.5ml) Lime Juice
Splash Blue Curacao
Splash Triple Sec
Splash Simple Syrup
Garnish: Lifesavers