Posts Tagged ‘cocktail’

The Madras Drink: A Cocktail with Class

Written by Peter Allen on . Posted in drink

Have you ever heard of a mattress drink? Well, chances are that the person who was talking about it was actually referring to a madras drink, which is a refreshing cocktail that many enjoy during the summer months. I recently had one of these drinks, and I enjoyed it so much that I wanted to learn more about it so that I could create the drink at home.

Everything You Need To Know About A Vegas Bomb

Written by The Kitchen Hand on . Posted in drink

Like most drinks, the exact origins of the Vegas Bomb cocktail are lost to history and/or the vague recollections of the people who invented it. But the drink first began making an appearance in the Las Vegas club scene about ten years ago. So odds are the drink was originally the result of some combination of bored bartenders and vacationing college students. But it’s become one of the better-known drinks in tourist bars in Vegas and increasingly across the nation.

Best Potato Vodka – Top 10 List of the World’s Finest Vodka Brands

Written by The Kitchen Hand on . Posted in drink

Haters love to hate. When it comes to vodka, I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard the same ignorant schtick. “It’s all the same,” people will say. “It just tastes like alcohol.” While vodka does bear the taste of strong spirit, there’s a lot of complex, subtle flavors that you can find in a glass (or a martini or a shot) of a fine vodka. With the cheap stuff, you’re missing out on quite a lot. 

The Best Shaved Ice Machine For Home: Delicious Frozen Treats For Cheap

Written by The Kitchen Hand on . Posted in Small Appliances

I’ve got many great memories of idyllic summers spent basking in the sun with a cup of shaved ice in my hand. While future me would tell past me to wear more sunscreen, I’m eager to pass along these wonderful times to the next generation. These are my favorite shaved ice machines to use when those opportunities arise. Of course, they’re also great for enjoying shaved ice yourself, or even for making mixed drinks.

Best Bar Refrigerators With Ice Makers – Convenient Storage For Beverages And More

Written by The Kitchen Hand on . Posted in Major Appliances

Whether you’ve got a full-sized home bar or you just have a setup in your kitchen that doubles as a bar, you might have noticed that things aren’t quite the same as they are in a professional bar. For starters, you’ve (probably) got a more limited supply of alcohol. You also don’t have beer on tap, you have to wash the dishes yourself, and you might not have timed pour nozzles on every single bottle of booze in your arsenal.

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