Romulan Ale from Star Trek | How to Drink

Romulan Ale from Star Trek | How to Drink

Today I’m making Romulan Ale from Star Trek two ways: with and without booze. Both are federation contraband though so don’t let the brass know. ********************************** This is one that has been requested a ton, and it took me a long time because frankly there’s a lot of pressure on this one. Romulan Ale has…

Making a Tiki Drink while WAY Too Hungover | How to Drink

Making a Tiki Drink while WAY Too Hungover | How to Drink

The Suffering Bastard has its roots in Cairo, served to allied troops in the 2nd World War on their way back to front. ********************************** This is the rare drink that has a definitive and easily researched history: it was invented in Cairo at the Shepherd Hotel by chemist turned bartender Joe Scialom during the Second…

Shakers & Mixing Glasses | Bar Basics

Shakers & Mixing Glasses | Bar Basics

On this episode, I am kicking off a new series that I like to call “Bar Basics.” In these episodes, I will be sharing with you what kind of basic supplies you will need for your home bar. Hope you enjoy, cheers! Article provided the furniture I use in my bar, check it out here:.…

Big Trouble in Little China Drink | How to Drink

Big Trouble in Little China Drink | How to Drink

John Carpenters Second best film is one of my all time faves, lets nerd out about it, make Six Demon Bag, and try some Baiju. ********************************** Oh man do I love this movie. It’s so incredibly weird and wonderful and full of crazy 80’s special effects, and demons, ghosts, vampires, lich’s, bugbears, beholders… a veritable…

Gin Whisper | How to Drink

Gin Whisper | How to Drink

In this episode of How to Drink, I’m making an original of mine that I came up with called the Gin Whisper. It’s a shaken combination of gin, egg whites, St. Germain, mint and sugar. Give it a try and let me know what you think, good or bad. Cheers! Gin Whisper Ingredients: – 2…

Broke My Toe Making a Flaming Moe | How to Drink

Broke My Toe Making a Flaming Moe | How to Drink

I’m making the legendary Flaming Moe, and also I broke my toe, it’s in the video, I’m not joking. ********************************** Today on How to Drink I’m tackling the legendary Flaming Moe, or Flaming Homer, depending on who’s story you think is the true one. Honestly, I would have called this a Flaming Homer, but research…

What is Rum? Science, History, Alchemy, and Tasting 13 Bottles | How to Drink

What is Rum? Science, History, Alchemy, and Tasting 13 Bottles | How to Drink

Diving into the history of rum, but more importantly, the flavor. ********************************** In this episode of How to Drink I’m talking a bit about the history of rum, a bit about the science of rum, a bit about alchemy, but mostly I’m tasting 13 bottles that I think are representative of the base types of…

What are they drinking in Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark?  | How to Drink

What are they drinking in Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark? | How to Drink

What exactly were Marion and Belloq drinking in that tent in Cairo in 1936? ********************************** Today I get to the bottom of something I actually thought I already knew: What are Marion and Belloq drinking when he’s holding her captive? He refers to it as “His Family Label” but what does that even mean? Turns…

Planter's Punch | How to Drink

Planter's Punch | How to Drink

The Planter’s Punch is the foundational formula for a great number of Tiki Drinks, but it’s also got its roots in oppression, genocide and slavery. ********************************** One of Sour, two of sweet, three of strong, four of weak- or so the old rhyme goes. That’s the roots formula for this drink, the Planter’s Punch, and…

Need your Disney Fix? Make the Dole Whip at Home! Also rum! | How to Drink

Need your Disney Fix? Make the Dole Whip at Home! Also rum! | How to Drink

I’m a giant Disney’s Parks fan, today I’m talking about my favorite attraction, the Enchanted Tiki Room, and making a Dole Whip ********************************** I’m kind of a giant Walt Disney World Fan and I love me some Dole Whip. The Dole Whip, if you’re not familiar, is a soft serve ice cream confection, usually pineapple…