Happy Friday everyone. We all made it through another week....I think. I'm currently in the middle of parental leave from work, so knowing what day it is has been a bit of a struggle. One of the perks of having some time off is the ability to play with some
Hello to the new Deadspin refugees! To everyone else, welcome back to Cocktail of the Week! Now back in its usual slot after a one week absence, due to baby sharkette deciding to arrive a few days earlier than expected. Because everyone is happy and healthy, let's celebrate with some
Happy Fall people. Now that we're well into the season (and the month of October), the presence of Halloween is starting to be felt. As much as I love summer, I do think that fall is the best drinking season. Fantastic seasonal beers are released, and as far as cocktails
Hello and welcome back fellow drinkers. Fall is upon us and the weather (at least in the Northeast) is finally cooling down and temperatures are becoming more seasonal. I figured I'd go with a nice whiskey based drink this week, since that would provide a nice warm up. After consulting
Well hello there everyone!
Didn't expect an "in season" Sunday Gravy post now did you?
One of the promises I made to myself was that if I cooked anything tasty during football season that could be converted into a "Game Day" meal then I would share that fucker.
I cooked just that
Well, it's Friday. We made it through another week. Let's have a drink to celebrate. As suggested a couple weeks ago, I decided to focus this week's drinking project on a single drink, that has multiple versions. I figured since I started this project with an old fashioned, I should
Happy Friday! I hope you're all enjoying the Rugby World Cup currently going on. As much fun as the games are, the unfortunate reality is that due to the host country being Japan, the games over here are at very rough hours. Fortunately, I was able to catch the USA
Happy Friday. First off, I apologize for getting a Steve Perry song stuck in all of our heads. But it had to be done, because I'm focusing on sherry this week. Sherry is one of those ubiquitous bottles that everyone seems to have in their liquor cabinet that almost never
Happy Friday people. This week were drinking to our health, as this week's cocktail had roots in keeping you healthy. According to The Gentleman's Companion by Charles H. Baker (of which, is quickly becoming my favorite cocktail book) the Gin & Tonic "originated to combat fever - both real and
Happy week 1 everybody! Football is finally back...barely. Hopefully this week's cocktail will help wash out the suck that was Thursday Night Football. Luckily, this week's cocktail is extremely easy to make. No shaking necessary (of which, is a huge plus for me right now). Let's mix up a Moscow
Good morning all and happy Labor Day weekend!
We made it! We got through the longest off season of any major sport!
We survived and are hereby awarded with real motherfucking football next week!
As such, today will be the season finale of Sunday Gravy. For you newer readers Sunday Gravy is one
Happy Friday everyone. Hopefully your Friday is going better than mine. By the time this posts, I'll be recuperating from shoulder surgery, related to the dislocation I've mentioned over the past few weeks. However, that will in no way, shape or form keep me from mixing tasty beverages. I'm sneaking