Reader Rick 5 says, “Caution: This is a potent drink. If made correctly, the taste will mask the alcohol and it WILL sneak up on you! I like to drink it to Steve Miller’s song, “The Joker,” hence the name. Enjoy yo-self!”
It’ll blown you away!
The combination sounds a bit odd, but enjoy! In about 30 minutes after drinking, it WILL be a good night. Thanks to our friends at the University of Hartford!
Molecular mixology recipes are often just a new interpretation of a classic cocktail.This recipe for a Vessel 75 is a play on an old fashioned cocktail, using a maple syrup foam instead of a sugar cube or simple syrup. Since this recipe uses common ingredients and tools, it’s a great one to try at home for those curious about molecular mixology.
The maple syrup foam is light and thin, adding a subtle flavor and texture … Read more
The drink that fueled the New Yorker
Sex and the City isn’t all about the girls. Cinzano made sure that us guys were not forgotten in all the excitement around the fab four. Courtesy of Cinzano.
I had the pleasure to meet Wild Turkey Master Distiller Jimmy Russell at this past Fall’s whiskeyfest. Jimmy is a true legend in bourbon distilling, having been at it for 54 years. One thing Jimmy has learned in his years is that the perfect cocktail for the Kentucky Derby is the Mint Julep.
With 54 Derbies under his belt, Russell’s Julep has been precisely refined. He uses his higher proof of Wild Turkey 101, which … Read more