Tempered Spirits

Homemade Cocktails — Experiments, Critiques & Travels

High Spirits Prickly Pear Vodka

After a two-week trip to the American Southwest, you didn’t think I’d come back without some form of liquor, did you? Silly you. No, there’s no new tequila on my … Continue reading

August 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

Tonight’s Drinks: Ramos Gin Fizz, Sloe Gin Fizz, Basil Cherry Collins

Huzzah! Huzzah! The soda siphon has arrived! Time for a round of Fizzes and Collinses! First up, one of two quintessential New Orleans cocktails, the Ramos Gin Fizz, also known … Continue reading

July 30, 2011 · 7 Comments