Cocktail of the Month: The Sidecar

sidecar cocktail recipe

As with so many other cocktail stories, the story of the Sidecar is a bit vague. It seems both London and Paris want to lay claim to its origin. In both cases, the drink appeared sometime around World War I. According to David Embury in The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks, the cocktail was born in […]

Summer Staple: Making Sangria

best sangria recipe

This week marks the official start of summer.  In fact, today is the longest day of the year.  With all of that daylight, you may find yourself outside longer than usual.  If you are lucky, a good portion of that will be on a patio somewhere sipping a cool, fruity, summer drink… enter sangria.  As […]