My Tongue is Numb!

An experiment with Clément Créole Shrubb: The orange in the Shrubb is pretty strong.  It made the sides of my tongue a little numb.  Not altogether unpleasant… 2oz.                  Rittenhouse Rye 1oz.                  Clément Créole Shrubb .25 (shy)       more »

Jonathan’s Manhattan

I make my living as an IT consultant here in Seattle.  One of my long time clients is Lisa Dupar Catering.  LDC has a restaurant called Pomegranate Bistro which is in Redmond Washington; more or less in the same space as their giant catering kitchen.  They recently opened a bar and have been enthusiastically working to more »

Apples and Oranges

Good greif.  This is a rambly post but it does end in a good cocktail so I think it’s worth it. I’ve totally lost track of time.  However, I think that in fall of 2010 I was poking around on CocktailDB for recipe ideas and kept finding recipes with ingredients that no longer exist.  Forbidden Fruit and more »