Liquor, Recipes

Blackberry Bourbon Smash

Summer is nipping at our heels and what better time to enjoy a tasty bourbon drink? The Blackberry Bourbon Smash: tangy from the lime juice, lightly sweet from the berries and maple syrup, and of course what’s better than bourbon? A splash of soda water completes the cocktail experience. BlackBerry Bourbon Smash ingredients: • Bourbon… Continue reading Blackberry Bourbon Smash


Syd Norman’s Pour House

Syd Norman’s Pour House was one of two activities that made our Norwegian Cruise memorable. Syd Norman’s Pour House / Norwegian Breakaway From gritty brick walls to live rock ‘n’ roll, you’ll feel like you’re in one of LA’s legendary rock clubs. Sip on a Witchy Woman whilst chilling on The Waterfront. Quiz the bartender’s… Continue reading Syd Norman’s Pour House

Liquor, Podcast, Recipes

Podcast: Booze and Creativity, Halloween cocktails and Light Beer helping you lose weight. Halloween is just a couple short weeks away, which means we are in the midst of Holiday Season 2019, and we have a lot planned to share with you. We have been away for a while, while Melissa completed her Master's Degree in English, and had MCL surgery on her right knee. The two… Continue reading Podcast: Booze and Creativity, Halloween cocktails and Light Beer helping you lose weight.


Happy Absinthe Day

  Let me be mad, then, by all means! Mad with the madness of Absinthe, the wildest, most luxurious madness in the world! Vive la folie! Vive l’amour! Vive l’animalisme! Vive le Diable!” ― Marie Corelli, Wormwood: A Drama of Paris March 5th is International Absinthe Day! The Green Fairy, as Absinthe is known worldwide, is one… Continue reading Happy Absinthe Day

History, Podcast

George Remus Podcast Thanks for tuning into For Bitters or Worse, a podcast about our Adventures in Booze and Marriage. I’m Melissa and I’m Thadd. Today we’re talking Remus Repeal Reserve and develing into the man the whiskey was named for. Last week we did a review of the Remus Repeal Reserve Series II, you can find it… Continue reading George Remus Podcast