Tag: cocktails

Bachelorette Bound
[ 0 ] March 11, 2022 |

Bachelorette Bound

JKGF is bachelorette party bound and what better way to do a proper send off than with the booze of our past?! Something old and something new make the cut for the weekend as the packaging and cocktail varieties have changed since my college drinking days. The Original Clubtails in a Can are apparently all […]

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DC Cocktail Week?  Who’s Going?!
[ 0 ] November 7, 2017 |

DC Cocktail Week? Who’s Going?!

The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is hosting the return of DC Cocktail Week this Monday, November 13 through Sunday, November 19.  The week will offer creative and complementary cocktail and food pairings from the region’s mixologists and bartenders.  Participating restaurants and bars will offer affordable, specially crafted cocktails and small bite pairings during DC Cocktail Week, and will be […]

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Cocktail of the Week:  Orange Frost via Sagamore Spirit
[ 2 ] December 7, 2016 |

Cocktail of the Week: Orange Frost via Sagamore Spirit

*Recipe courtesy Sagamore Spirit Rye.  Sweet and citrus meet in a glass. Ingredients: 1.5 oz. Sagamore Spirit Rye .5 oz. Orange Juice .5 oz. Lemon Juice .5 oz. Maple Syrup Directions: Add all ingredients to cocktail shaker over ice.  Shake and serve over ice.  Garnish with orange slices and dash of nutmeg.  Serve. *Johnna’s tip: […]

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Good Deed Tuesday:   “DMV Smackdown” Cocktail Competition
[ 0 ] November 15, 2016 |

Good Deed Tuesday: “DMV Smackdown” Cocktail Competition

JKGF loves a good cause.  Here is one that will let some of the top mixologist showcase their skills.  Deets below: WHAT:          All Set Restaurant & Bar will host a “DMV Smackdown” Cocktail Competition sponsored by Absolut Vodka  with the judging experience taking place from 8 PM to 10 PM.  Ten bartenders from DC, Maryland and […]

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The Man I Forgot I Loved.
[ 3 ] November 10, 2016 |

The Man I Forgot I Loved.

Every time someone asks me where to get good cocktails in this town, I almost always suggest The Gibson.  At the risk of sounding trite, I avoid suggesting it every time because I really think it is one of the best, if not the best, place to find a truly crafted cocktail.  The care and […]

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