Tempered Spirits

Homemade Cocktails — Experiments, Critiques & Travels

MxMo LXIX: Fortified Wines — Got Sherry?

January’s Mixology Monday is focused upon a trend that is steadily gaining steam in bars across the country: the use of port, sherry, and¬†Madeira¬†wines in cocktails. Sure, you can reach … Continue reading

January 20, 2013 · 5 Comments

Might I have a Word with you?

This past weekend, the weather came dangerously close to 70 degrees…in February. Man, life is tough in Georgia. Anyway, it felt so much like Spring that I found myself wanting … Continue reading

February 7, 2012 · 4 Comments

Toh-may-toe, Toh-mah-toe

This just in! George and Ira Gershwin strike again! Putting pen to paper and fingers to the ivory, the dynamic songwriting duo has released a new musical num-bah, and, Jiminy … Continue reading

September 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Historic Core Cocktail

A while ago I ordered a copy of Left Coast Libations, a cocktail tome I had seen mentioned once or twice in the Blogosphere and had paged through while sitting … Continue reading

September 8, 2011 · 1 Comment