Monkey Gland

I have to say, this is one of the most unappetizing names for a cocktail that I’ve come across to date. I don’t know why it was endowed with such a repulsive moniker. Perhaps when it was created in 1922 Monkey Gland meant something else, they had some strange slang in the roaring 20’s. I…

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Ramos Gin Fizz

I remember strolling through the mall in all my awkward teen glory thinking I had it made. I was at the mall, unsupervised, with my friends, some allowance money, and sipping on an Orange Julius. The creamy, citrusy, probably not all real, flavor of that magical orange drink brings me back to simpler times. The…

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