Outside In

I have to say, this month’s theme for MxMo LXX: “Inverted”, has probably been the most unique one since I’ve joined this monthly cocktail party.  Steve Putney over at Putney Farms has challenged us to do some outside the box thinking on our normal approach to cocktail crafting.  Here’s what Steve has to say about…

Fortified for Your Tasting Pleasure

With the holiday season officially over we move past the Scrooge of a theme from last month’s MxMo and move forward unto a classic and very underutilized ingredient, fortified wine.  A fortified wine is basically wine that has had it’s alcohol percentage increased to help prevent spoilage which was a common factor in the early…