Support My Bartender

We all want to show love to those impacted by Covid-19, and if you don’t have a bartender of your own to support, consider supporting some of mine (while getting an amazing deal if you’re in San Francisco). Edible Excursions, the tour company that hosts my Craft Cocktails at City Center tour is partnering with …

Cocktail Cake

The complexity of a cocktail doesn’t always translate well into food, but I’ve found a reliable medium in the form of classic pound cake. As summer is winding down and there is a ton of fresh fruit at the market, I have been breaking these out more often. It’s simple even if you’re not a …

Holiday Cocktail Party in Vermont (with Hot Punch Recipe)

I’ve been tasked with bringing my cocktail knowledge back to Vermont this month, where I can attest, a good drink is scarcer than hen’s teeth, as they say in the Northeast, and finding a bottle of Fernet Branca is harder than Chinese algebra (another favorite Vermont colloquialism).  My parents have asked me to play bartender …