Articles Tagged: mai tai

Happy National Rum Day

post iconToday, August 16th, we celebrate rum, the wonderful spirit that is the base of many classic cocktails including the Daiquiri, Mai Tai and Piña Colada. Rum was instrumental in the growth of the American colonies, Australia and was a staple for British sailors until 1970. …Read More

Top Ten Drinks of 2011

post iconWe can hardly believe it’s almost 2012! Check out this list of DOTW’s top 10 drinks of 2011. Where we show that drinks like the Appletini, Long Island Ice Tea and Flirtini aren’t dead at all… …Read More

Top 5 Drinks to Take to Your Grave

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You always hear people talking about what they would eat for their last meal or before they die. It got us thinking at DOTW, what would I drink before I died. Below are my top five, yes if I were dying I’d want all five. What are your top five cocktails?

    Sidecar: My all time favorite drink. The Sidecar has held this spot for the past 15 years and I don’t know if it will … Read more

Top 10 Cocktails of 2009

I was mulling over different ideas for an end-of-year post and landed on this fun list while looking at the year’s site activity. This list is as democratic as they come; it’s basically the top cocktails determined by views. The biggest surprise? The sidecar at #1, glad to see. It was always Rachel’s favorite. It knocked the much-derided Appletini from the top spot—it’s #2 this year—, a spot it had held for several years. So Read more

Pineapple Mai Tai (AKA Pai Tai)

It’s cold, so let’s try a bit of the Tropics. Here’s a twist on the classic Mai Tai, AKA the Pai Tai!

Drink this while you pretend it’s still warm outside! (Unless you live in Hawaii, where I took this photo, in which case you don’t have to pretend)

This recipe differs from the Trader Vic’s recipe … but both are pretty tasty! This one includes pineapple juice because it is inspired by my recent … Read more