cocktail Archive

Retro Cocktailing with Vinyl Rewind

Drinking Whiskey & Mixing Cocktails with the Vinyl Geek Drinking with friends is far more entertaining than drinking alone, so when my friend Eric asked me to join him for a whiskey tasting, naturally I obliged. Eric is the the Vinyl Geek and host of ...Read More

May Mix Off Competition

A stately glass structure rising above LA Live, the JW Marriott watches over all the hottest events downtown. The JW, if I may deign to be so familiar, is home to many world class dining establishments, including Wolfgang Puck’s WP24 & Nest, Ford’s Filing ...Read More

What are you doing for Repeal Day?

If Drinking had a high holiday, that holiday would be Repeal Day. On December 5, 1933, the 21st Amendment was fully ratified in our Constitution which effectively repealed the 18th Amendment, the very malefactor that had brought about Prohibition in the first place. Thus, drinking ...Read More

Holiday Cocktails for TheLip.TV

Some Cocktail Inspiration for Holiday Entertaining I had the pleasure of sharing some of my favorite Holiday Cocktails with Leslie Durso and TheLip.TV! The Holidays can sometimes be stressful, so I wanted to help take the edge off with some easy cocktail ideas that ...Read More

Valentine’s Day 2014

Love is in the air. Whether you are committed, undecided, or going stag, here are 2 Proms, 1 Wrestling Match, & 1 Rebel Dinner to Celebrate this Day of Love. Big Bar Prom Big Bar is back with the annual Valentines Day Prom. Proms ...Read More

Golden State of Cocktails

New Orleans has Tales of the Cocktail & Portland has Portland Cocktail Week, so it is about time that Los Angeles had a few days to showcase the fine art of bartending and continue to put LA on the map as a destination for ...Read More

New Year’s 2014

What are your plans for New Year’s Eve? Procrastinating, obviously. Well in case you still need last minute plans, here are a couple different options to ring in the New Year in the City of Angels. Family Friendly Grand Park Downtown has a fun ...Read More

Locals Only Gift Guide

It’s no surprise that I love Los Angeles and all that it has to offer. What better time to #shoplocal than the holidays. You can stop by the Renegade Craft Fair this weekend which will be filled with local artisans (clothing, food, jewelry & ...Read More

Halloween Cocktails

If you’re looking for some cocktail ideas for Halloween, I have put together a few options on MoveLifeStyle that don’t involve fake sugary flavors.  If you know me, my personal hell is laced with candy corn and a chaser of Skittles-flavored vodka. So, here are ...Read More

Flask Cocktails for Summer Get Togethers

This post first appeared on MoveLifeStyle A lovely flask cocktail can certainly grease the social wheels on such occasions as summer picnics, sporting events, bonfires, or your in-laws’ backyard barbeque. Even though this Cocktail Hour may not help you on an airplane (though there ...Read More