Author Archives : asrobinson

Tonight’s Cocktail


Before I get started, note the Buffalo Trace Experimental Collection I picked up today in the picture. It has nothing to do with tonight’s cocktail, but it looks good huh! Excited about that. I’m usually a classic cocktail kind of guy if ever I stray for my bourbon neat, but tonight I decided to mix it up. Tonight’s cocktail comes…

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Bourbon Bananas Foster


When it’s July 4th and you need a truly American dessert to celebrate, what’s a man to do?  You take a classic recipe and bastardize it to incorporate the only true American Spirit.  So here’s our take on Bananas Foster which normally uses Rum. Its really simple and only takes a few minutes to prepare.   2 whole bananas sliced…

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What’s on your desk..?


Horrible picture, but it does illustrate my desk configuration.  In the oak barrels I have from left to right:  A Herradura Tequila slowly becoming an Anjeo. Then I have a nice bourbon aging in a barrel that previously held some of my honey from my small bee farm, which will eventually be a Sweet Honey Bourbon. Next, I have a…

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We are Carnivores


Just adding a few photos to test some social media plugins.  This photo is from a recent visit to NYC  and Brooklyn. In the photo McKinnon is standing in line at Peter Luger in Brooklyn and this was for lunch. We had reservations so when the door opened we got to bypass the line. I’d recommend reservations if you are…

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