Corpse Reviver No 1

Though not as popular as the Corpse Reviver No 2 (see below), this smooth, brandy forward cocktail to wake the dead is worthy of attention. It was first listed in Harry Craddock’s Savoy Cocktail Handbook in the 1930’s. This cocktail according to Harry, is “to be taken before 11 a.m., or whenever steam and energy […]

The Tree House

It’s that time of year! You might be pulling out your sweaters, sipping pumpkin spice lattes and digging the rakes out of the shed or you might still be sporting sandals and cranking your air conditioning depending on where you live. I personally love this particular transition in seasons, and October is my favorite month […]

Arroz con Pollo

This Latin-style chicken and rice is comfort food at its finest. I chose to use a recipe from America’s Test Kitchen, which essentially means it will be fool proof and delicious. It may not be the quickest or easiest dish to make, but it is certainly worth the time and effort it takes to prepare. […]