Category: rimlicks

Candy Cane Martinis & National Candy Cane Day

  In an effort to help set the record straight, we offer the following candy cane facts.  You might want to mix the drink first so you have something to sip while you read! 1.  Candy canes were not originally canes at all, they were… Continue reading

How To Make the Best Bloody Mary!

  Sunday brunch and football season seem to be almost inseparable.  Provide both of those at your local drinking establishment and you can just about guarantee you won’t spend the day at home.  Add a Bloody Mary bar and it’s a lock.  Whether your favorite team… Continue reading

Homemade Spiced Cider – The Taste of Fall in a Mug

  The autumnal equinox has passed and the sun began setting earlier in the evening months ago.  Finally, the heat breaks, cooler weather has arrived and soon the first frost will change the color of the leaves in most parts of the country. Fall evokes… Continue reading

Bacon Milkshake – Done Right!

  The late 1800’s saw life reaching the pinnacle of greatness. There was almost nothing that mankind thought they couldn’t achieve. Utopia seemed to be on the horizon. It’s easy to understand why so many felt that way – the word “milkshake” was used in… Continue reading

Simple. Easy. Mojito.

  Ernest Hemingway is credited with making the drink famous, but as with most things Caribbean, it’s probably the locals that should be given all the credit. There’s a little bar in Havana now called La Bodeguita del Medio (very little bodega of the way)… Continue reading

The Best Margarita Recipe? You Decide!

  It really is the simple pleasures that make life enjoyable.  A warm summer afternoon, a comfortable chair to lounge in and an adult beverage.  Today it’s a margarita… There are literally thousands of recipes for margaritas.  Most of them don’t technically even qualify as… Continue reading

More Martini Madness!

  Most often, it’s the combination of oblique items that makes the most memorable dishes and drinks.  Today’s new breed of mixologists are proving the truth of this as well.  But, you need not venture out to your favorite swanky watering hole to enjoy an… Continue reading