Category Archives: Drinks

Talking about wine

I had a pleasant lunch at the Verre d’Un earlier today But more importantly I came across this excellent wine “La Nine” The domain is really not far in the Minervois and I think it is worth while a visit … Continue reading

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Still no imbibing

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Still dry

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Still dry

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Almost there

Today marks my 50th day without having a drink of any sort. Quite proud of myself, I hope the results are worth it.

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Saturday aperitif

After the weekly market expedition on Saturday morning We decided to change the venue for our weekly aperitif. Less crowded and much safer than the usual spot as far a social distancing is concerned. Probably would not have gone there … Continue reading

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No booze

And I am still putting on weight. Not fair.

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Detox

I decided to go dry for a month. The past two and a half months of confinement ensured an over average consumption of alcoholic beverages and the wrong diet. Time to detox which might prove difficult in this hot weather … Continue reading

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Tom Collins

from JJ Cocktail Most simple but effective Ingredients: 1 1/2 ounces gin 1 ounce lemon juice 1/2 ounce simple syrup 3 ounces club soda (or enough to fill) Garnish: Maraschino cherry Lemon ir orange slice Method: In a collins glass filled … Continue reading

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Pornstar Martini

from JJ Cocktail Most simple but effective Ingredients: 4 oz. Vanilla Vodka 1/2 c. passion fruit juice 1 passion fruit, sliced into rounds Prosecco Method: Divide vodka between two glasses. Top with passion fruit juice and a slice of passion fruit. Serve with … Continue reading

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