enjoys a day off of work to spend time with family, friends, or both.
But on Monday, try to remember WHY we’re all able to get together on
that day and have the freedom to do practically anything we want to do.
Memorial Day is a day of remembrance of those who have died serving our country.
That said, there is certainly nothing wrong with CELEBRATING said freedoms!
you want it to look right (i.e. like the flag), then you MUST go in the
order listed. It also helps to chill the Peach Schnapps first. The
Grenadine is heavier regardless, but the 2 liqueurs will stay separated
better if they are different temperatures.
Have a safe long weekend. Please don’t drink & drive.
"Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it."
This weekend, don’t forget Mom on Sunday. Hallmark and FTD are counting on your support. *
Should you decide to do the “Breakfast in Bed” bit, this drink is perfect. It’s light, crisp, and goes GREAT with bacon. **
part Champagne 1
both in a champagne flute. Since
the champagne is being mixed with a fruit juice, there’s no need to go with an
expensive bottle. It would be kind
of a waste. The image shows
pulp-free orange juice but to pulp or not to pulp is really more of a preference
thing. You know your mom better
than I do...probably.
*The founder of
Mother’s Day in the U.S., Anna Jarvis,
was so angry about what she saw as businesses exploiting the holiday that she
was once arrested for disturbing the peace while protesting its
weekend’s events include the Kentucky Derby, Star Wars Day, and Cinco de
traditional Mint Julep for the horse race would be too
already done a Full Nerd Assault on you guys with the Death Star
margaritas would fall under the “too easy” category to celebrate the Battle of
let’s celebrate the joys of pseudo-capitalism as the Dow-Jones hit 15000 for
the first time ever today. What
does that mean for you? Probably
for THESE guys... …there’s
just nothing better. Except maybe
outrageously expensive wines, Apple products, bicycles, restaurants no one has
ever heard of, recycling, Indie rock, and adopting children from third-world
1.5 oz Vodka ½ oz Melon
Liqueur ½ oz Lemon
Juice 2 oz Pear
Nectar Fill martini
shaker ½ with ice Add the liquids Shake vigorously Strain into a rocks
glass filled with ice