Classic Cocktail

The Cocktail Diaries: Corpse Reviver #2

The Cocktail Diaries: Corpse Reviver #2 | PDXfoodlove

We loved this classic cocktail with gin, Lillet, Cointreau and citrus!

Cooked up on January 26, 2016

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The Cocktail Diaries: Vieux Carré

It’s been a bit since my last cocktail post, so I’m going to get back into it with a personal favorite. The Vieux CarrĂ© is another piece of the craft cocktail spectrum that comes straight from New Orleans. And it contains a few of the hallmarks of NOLA cocktails, like cognac, Peychaud’s bitters and using […]

Cooked up on May 22, 2014

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The Cocktail Diaries: The Classic Martini

The Classic Martini | PDXfoodlove

Welcome back to the Cocktail Diaries! In case anyone was wondering, I did NOT stop drinking cocktails over the last week. But I was not at home and therefore was not making them myself or taking pretty photos of them. Since I’m working through the classics, I’ve got to talk about the classic martini before […]

Cooked up on March 16, 2014

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The Cocktail Diaries: Classic Champagne Cocktail

Classic Champagne Cocktail | PDXfoodlove

Last week I did an original cocktail recipe, and this week I’m doing one of the very classic classics. There’s an entire world of champagne-based cocktails out there, and most of them are delicious. I am one of those people who enjoys a good glass of (DRY) sparkling wine any old day of the week, […]