Tag Archives: Old fashioned glass

• Yes, Vermouth. Drink It Straight, No Chaser

Yes, Vermouth. Drink It Straight, No Chaser

Sip it solo and think beyond the Manhattan. If you think you don’t like vermouth, you’re wrong. It’s understandable. Like most folks, myself included, you’ve probably just been drinking it incorrectly for, like, ever. The road to vermouth appreciation is an easy one, though. Just follow these steps: Step One: That old bottle you’ve had […]

• Will that be pebbles with your martini?

Will that be pebbles with your martini?

Not long ago, I wrote about inexperienced bartenders who have been creating nonsense cocktails and taking themselves far too seriously for my liking. I’ll stand by my words on that subject, but at the same time I’ve got to say that I’m so darned impressed at the innovations in the craft that I’ve seen coming […]