Posts tagged as: booze

Just Another Lost Weekend: Beer Fest & World Fest

May 28th, 2014 - posted under: Furthermore » Another Lost Weekend

A good friend of mine sings a sweet, alt-country cover of the über-80′s Wall Of Voodoo jam, Lost Weekend (a spectacular song in it’s own right). It’s super catchy, which is why I’ve used a lyric to title this series – even though the original song is rather forlorn. Quite the opposite of my weekends [...]

Is Vino Vegan? A Discussion + Video Review Of Wines By The Vegan Vine!

November 5th, 2013 - posted under: Furthermore » Reviews

A few months back I was telling Damian all about my adventures at LA Vegan Beer Fest, and Damian – himself a veg*n of 4 years – was like, “Wait, some beer isn’t vegan?” And he’s not alone. Many people, including many vegans, don’t realize (or even think to realize) that their favorite spirits, beers, [...]

Drinking the Farmer’s Market: Fiery Mint & Cucumber Cobbler, with Homemade Mint-Infused Liquor

August 31st, 2013 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

Well my friends, we’ve come to the end of this journey. Tomorrow is Labor Day – the official finish of summer – and therefore this will be the final installment of the Sunday Morning Cocktail series. This has been one of my very most favorite collections I’ve done here on BA. And of course, I [...]

Drinking the Farmer’s Market: The Perfect “Pimm’s Cup”, with Homemade Ginger-Infused Vodka

August 24th, 2013 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

Last week’s Sunday Morning Cocktail was a simple, modern take on the traditional Moscow Mule. And with a little farmer’s market flair in the form of homemade strawberry-infused vodka, the Strawberry Mule was born. That drink was probably the most popular in the series, to date, which is why this week I’m so thrilled to [...]

Drinking the Farmer’s Market: The Strawberry Mule

August 17th, 2013 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

Man, this summer project has been fun! Drawing on the freshest, most exciting produce of the season and infusing it into organic, artisinal liquors has turned out to be one of my very favorite “kitchen witch” crafts. I think it’s because they lend themselves so well to creative play. All those alluring tinctures, the syrups [...]