Tag Archives: Sweetener

• Spirits sweetened with honey…it’s the Bees Knees!

Spirits sweetened with honey…it’s the Bees Knees!

Honeybees must be working overtime to keep up with demand from bartenders. From cocktail classics to playful modern libations, honey is showing up on ever more San Francisco cocktail lists. For his version of the old-time cocktail Bee’s Knees, Slanted Door bar manager Erik Adkins uses honey syrup made by combining equal parts honey and […]

• Ready to RUMble?

Ready to RUMble?

Hawaii has the sugar cane. This we know. And it would follow, Rum. But, those same folks who brought you the one crappy position for sex, have interfered with sugar’s natural progression. Apparently, the missionaries discouraged rum production on the islands for years, and the lucrative real estate market has discouraged it lately. The cost […]