Something terrible happened in this drink… | How to Drink

Something terrible happened in this drink… | How to Drink

Was very excited to make this drink and hated it, can it be saved? ********************************** The Ward 8 is a classic drink from way back in 1908, named for the 8th Ward of Boston and created in honor of Ward Boss Martin “the Mahatma” Lomasney. I made this drink and immediately hated it. I had…

What would the Golden Girls drink? | How to Drink

What would the Golden Girls drink? | How to Drink

The Golden Girls was one of the greatest, and most ahead of its time shows ever, let’s honor my favorite ladies with a drink! ********************************** From 1985 to 1992 The Golden Girls was beamed into our households and was the easily one of the best three camera sitcoms of all time. It was easily as…

What is an Old Fashioned and where does it come from? | How to Drink

What is an Old Fashioned and where does it come from? | How to Drink

A longer look at the Old-Fashioned and how to make it 5 different ways, covering its evolution from 1850-2019. That’s right: FIVE DRINKS. ********************************** Very first Episode of HTD: https://youtu.be/mf1ax7y0yyI You can Pre-Order Mid-Century Cocktail here: https://amzn.to/2Xd7lzb This week on How to Drink I’m doing a deep dive into the Old Fashioned tracing it’s evolution…

Teddy Roosevelt's Drink of Choice | How to Drink

Teddy Roosevelt's Drink of Choice | How to Drink

This week I make a Cuba Libre, a substitution for Cuban Rum (still under embargo in the U.S.!) and homemade Cola! The history of this drink is rich and it tastes like magic so get in here! ********************************** www.Patreon.com/howtodrink Cola Syrup recipe link: http://bit.ly/2YaHOqK Bitter Orange Peel: https://amzn.to/2Fp8yLL Herb Keeper: https://amzn.to/2YfWXqE Fentimans Curiosity Cola: https://amzn.to/2U035Ep…

What would Tyrion Drink? | How to Drink

What would Tyrion Drink? | How to Drink

It’s Tyrion’s favorite vintage, Gold from the Arbor, only it’s a cocktail instead of wine, and you should have a glass. Get in here! ********************************** I’m reasonably certain that wine is the most popular and prevalent beverage in Game of Thrones, and everyone’s favorite vintage seems to be Arbor Gold (Dornish Sour comes in a…

Frosé | How to Drink

Frosé | How to Drink

It’s summer, it’s apparently National Rosé Day, so let’s make some damn Frosé! Also, Greg is out of his mind this one. ********************************** Frosé is a staple of a well lived instagram summer, but it’s also really delicious and sure to be appreciated by guests at any party you through. It’s also awesome as a…

Some Like it Hot Manhattan | How to Drink

Some Like it Hot Manhattan | How to Drink

The funniest movie of all time is Some Like it Hot, lets drink Manhattans out of a rubber bag to celebrate it! ********************************** Billy Wilder’s 1951 film Some Like it Hot is so incredible it’s hard to fathom. It regularly sits at the top of AFI’s 100 best comedy’s of all time, and is usually…

Hurricane | How to Drink

Hurricane | How to Drink

This iconic drink will help you kick off your summer in New Orleans style- also it’s incredibly delicious! ********************************** Although the Hurricane is most closely associated with Pat O’Brien’s French Quarter Bar (just off Bourbon Street) and New Orleans, the drink was actually first served a few years prior at the 1939 World’s Fair in…

Wakeup Juice | How to Drink

Wakeup Juice | How to Drink

In Back to the Future Part III Doc Brown is revived using Wake Up Juice, I recreate it, and then develop it into a cocktail! ********************************** Back to the Future Part III came out in 1990 and it’s a movie I’ve seen… honestly more times than I can count. I’ll be blunt: I prefer parts…

Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster | How to Drink

Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster | How to Drink

Grab your towel and stick out your thumb, we’ve gotta get off this rock before they demolish it, but first- Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster ********************************** The Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster is probably the drink I get the most request for, and it’s finally time to do it, because Saturday is Towel Day- May 25th is…