Joseph Volpe just moved to Oakland, CA, Chris is housesitting and Ben got movie blueballs.
The Departed (via)
1 oz Campari
1 oz Rum, El Dorado 12
3⁄4 oz Amaro, Averna
1⁄2 oz Mezcal (a very smoky Mezcal works best)
1 twst Orange peel
2 ds Peychaud’s Bitters
Stir with ice in a cocktail shaker until well chilled. Strain into a large old fashioned glass over 1 large ice cube. Squeeze the orange peel over it to release the oils. Run the peel around the edge of the glass and drop it in.
1 1/2 oz white rum
3/4 oz dark rum
1/2 oz orange liqueur
1/2 oz orgeat
1/4 oz lime juice
Shake all ingredients but the dark rum. Strain them over ice and float the dark rum in a highball glass. Garnish with a wedge of pineapple and a piece of candied ginger.
Blueberry Collins (via)
1-1/2 oz Blueberry Cordial*
1 oz Rose’s Lime Juice
2 oz Gin
Add ice to a rocks glass. Add Rose’s blueberry cordial, Rose’s lime cordial and gin, then stir lightly. Top with club soda, and garnish with a slice of lime.
*Bring 1 cup blueberries, 1 cup water and 1 cup sugar to a boil, then simmer for 15 minutes. Allow it to cool and fine-strain it into a container. Add 1 oz of cherry brandy or vodka.
@drinkaboutit I need a cocktail for the end of a six hour day in the garden!
— Donna Harrison (@Gromitsmom) June 22, 2014
Window Box (via)
1 1/2 oz pisco
3 cherry tomatoes
1/2 oz lemon juice
1/2 oz agave syrup
Muddle the tomatoes, two basil leaves and the booze, juice and syrup. Shake with ice and double strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a basil leaf and half a dozen peppercorns.
New episode! Ep. 17: Moving, Movie Blueballs, & Housesitting w/ Joseph Volpe http://t.co/N7kFoepEkH
You’re gonna love this episode with @jrvolpe and a request from @Gromitsmom. RT por favor! http://t.co/UeyT8vOf66 http://t.co/vbWk5drrih
Have you just moved to Oakland, CA? There’s only one perfect drink for that! http://t.co/5MCb3r1Uom http://t.co/PO5ckWQ33w
Oh! Also we got a great beer coozy submission from @JoeyCashmere on today’s episode! Give it a listen! http://t.co/UeyT8vOf66
@neilzii @drinkaboutit here it is!
Did you start a movie, only to have it yanked from your streaming service before you finished? http://t.co/bQqwZNMwUs http://t.co/YmmIfbdNVu
My very funny friend @jrvolpe came on @drinkaboutit. Will you please listen & RT? http://t.co/1MJmrhNFdb http://t.co/RzOLJD3xTv
Have you ever wondered what to drink while housesitting? We found out for you. http://t.co/JBEHA5YWfU http://t.co/L7RifZJ8eG
What’s the right drink to sip after a day of working in the garden? Only one way to find out! http://t.co/mFD09pwzHa http://t.co/U6nvYg8N7y
A few more drink ideas for you http://t.co/QZI298mHN9 #friday #cocktail #patiotime
Yesterday’s ep is a STONE COLD HIT. Have you shared it with your friends yet? http://t.co/GMMYCFwlE8 http://t.co/VhWZHbUFZY
Was watching 28 days later in a theatre. Half way through the movie, the projector ate the film. I have never seen the rest of the movie & we now own it.