Iced tea mojito

You can prepare this drink in two ways -- as a cocktail drink or as a non-alcoholic iced beverage. If course, the non-alcoholic version won’t be a anything similar to a mojito … [Read more...]


New York cocktail

And there it goes again -- the reference to the Super Bowl. This drink from The Slow Roasted Italian, called the New York Cocktail, was “invented” in honor of the New York … [Read more...]


Suburban Sunshine

It's amusing to go over the names of cocktail drinks -- many have sexual references, some are fanciful and nostalgic while others are simply romantic. Common denominator? Most … [Read more...]


Pineapple margarita

If you're a long time reader, you'd know that my family never prepares a traditional noche buena. We stay away from "traditional" dishes because those retailers with no … [Read more...]


A la dark chocolate martini

Martini is made with vodka. It so happened that when we made this drink, we were out of vodka. Speedy substituted gin so we couldn't really call it dark chocolate martini. … [Read more...]


Passion fruit mojito

Yesterday, at the grocery, we were at the juice aisle choosing fruit juices that we could use for mixing cocktail drinks. Speedy got a cranberry juice while I chose passion … [Read more...]


Strawberry lemonade

When you're sick, and I was for the last four days, you don't indulge in food and drinks that are "not healthy". Not that I was required to go on some special diet. It's more … [Read more...]