What do you do if you look in the cabinet and find two bottles of cheap gold rum? Scoff and throw them down the drain? Hell no! Add some lime and sugar and call them daiquiris!… Read More BvsB 5: 896 5yr Rum vs. Bacardi Select – Daiquiri (Gold)
It’s a battle of stuff I found at Total Wine that ended up in my liquor cabinet. Two complete unknowns in a clean daiquiri showdown.… Read More BvsB 4: Largo Bay Silver Rum vs. OHSO #Rum – Daiquiri
“Aren’t cocktails supposed to, y’know, be enjoyable?” the man said to the bartender.
“Hell no. This is AMERICA. Take your “PC” taste buds to France if you want a pussy drink.”
… Read More BvsB Original Recipes: The Donald Trump
The challenger this week is Redemption Rye, a 92-proof rye with a nice, medium brown color and sexy label. In the other corner is Rittenhouse Rye, a 100-proof rye with an ugly label and menacing brown color.… Read More BvsB 3: Rittenhouse Rye vs. Redemption Rye – Old Fashioned
Three dashes of bitters is all it takes to make an old fashioned. You have a quarter-ounce of this and ounces of that, but only *three* dashes of bitters take a drink from a sweetened nothing to an old fashioned cocktail. How much do those three dashes matter though?… Read More BvsB 2: Angostura Bitters vs. Fee Brothers Old Fashion Bitters – Old Fashioned
BvsB 1 is a doozy – an old fashioned taste-off between Buffalo Trace and Rittenhouse Rye.… Read More BvsB 1: Buffalo Trace vs. Rittenhouse Rye – Old Fashioned