Rum is for Drinking not Burning

Senses Fail reference aside, rum is for drinking. And this summer was full of a lot of rum drinking. Hashtag: RumForTheHills.  It was only last night that it came to mind that I missed a few riffs. One in particular. Rum Aviation. For this recipe I’m going to be using lime instead of lemon juice….

Theorectical and Conceptual

“Something Sour, Something Sweet, Something Strong and Something Weak and a Little Spice to make it Nice” The above axiom has always been a quick mnemonic device for creating a balanced drink. The layout is primarily used for creating punches but, it works equally as well for short drinks and long drinks. The larger problem…

Hemingway vs. Difford

There are numerous series of drinks that go by the moniker Daiquiri, though some have the same basic outline some are completely their own stand alone cocktail. The best example is the Hemingway Daiquri. Legend goes that one day Ernest Hemingway wanted something a little extra in his drink and the bartender whipped up his…