Category Archives: Cocktails

Beer Cocktails

Why settle for plain old beer when you can make a beer cocktail? Here are 6 recipes from On the Coast’s beer columnist Rebecca Whyman (88.1 FM or 690 AM weekdays 3 to 6pm). Black Velvet 5 oz. champagne 5 … Continue reading

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The 24 Carat Champagne Cocktail

Finally a classy drink made with Goldschlager. The 24 Carat Champagne Cocktail by Anjelika Temple     Ingredients: – Champagne – Goldschlager – Raspberries – Edible gold glitter stars – Agave or simple syrup Rim a flute glass with syrup … Continue reading

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No Longer an ‘Old-Fashioned’ Virgin

Netflicks…bit of a social killer, but I can’t help it. Plus, this summer’s weather is off to a slow start and so I found myself totally hooked on Heisenberg…er Breaking Bad. Beware, this show is totally addictive, “bitch!” I’m now … Continue reading

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The Blues Chaser

January can be a depressing month…but my creative friend Victoria (Shameless plug: The super talented painter and chalkboard  artist, Victoria Heryet) would have none of that! She decided to throw a “Lifting Spirits Party”, with a twist; requesting guests come … Continue reading

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Ingy’s Turkeytini

A couple years ago Christmas, I was hosting a rather large cocktail party. Too many people for a full sit-down Christmas dinner, but I still wanted to give people the taste of the festive season. ..and so it was born…The … Continue reading

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Skinny Girl Margaritas

Yesterday (June 18, 2011) reality star Bethany Frankel was in town to promote her new line of “Skinny Girl” cocktails. There was a tasting & bottle signing at the BC Liquor Store on Bute & Alberni, yip, you heard right, … Continue reading

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Sweaty Palms

My girlfriend Lee concocted this simple, refreshing & delicious drink, her neighbour inadvertently named it. As an avid Canucks fan you can imagine how apprehensive Lee was as she watched and cheered the boys in blue during the desperate games … Continue reading

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Cocktail Recipes

Classic Martini: 2 ounces of dry gin (or vodka), splash of French vermouth, garnish with lemon peel or olive(s). Gin is never shaken only stirred. Dirty Martini: 2 ounces of Gin (or Vodka,) ½ ounce of dry vermouth w/ a tsp. … Continue reading

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