Coffee Cocktail

The Coffee Cocktail is a bold-faced lie. The drink contains not an ounce of coffee. It is however, as PDT recommends, “a perfect nightcap.” And delicious. This creamy cocktail hails from the master of mixology himself, Jerry Thomas, specifically from his book¬†The Bar-Tenders Guide from 1887. Like most creations¬†from the first golden age of mixed…

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Noval Cup

If you have a sweet tooth, this one is for you. We are in the height of berry season, at least as far as farmers markets go. The stalls are near to bursting with raspberries, blueberries, and blackberries. Some berries I don’t even know what they are. Is that a huckleberry? How do I grow…

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