Your Weekly Internet Cocktail Hour from Sarah Parker for The Boys Club

Your Weekly Internet Cocktail Hour

January 17, 2014 | 4 Comments

My darlings it is a bleak time of year, unless you live in California, and then it is bleak because you are probably paying $1,000 a month to live in a utility closet. For all of us, the razzle-dazzle of December has faded. Your area may be nothing but a cold, grey slush. Southern Australia...

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Cocktails We Love: Figgy Maple Bourbon Fizz

January 15, 2014 | 4 Comments

We have a few words that are about to blow your mind: Vanilla Maple Coconut Bitters. If that doesn’t sound just about perfect, then add some fig infused bourbon and you will be sitting in first class seats on your way to happy hour. This fun concoction is mixing them all up and creating a...

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The History of Hot Buttered Rum

January 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The History Like many hot drinks, hot buttered rum likely originated in Europe after the import of rum from the Jamaican colonies began. The British Royal Navy captured Jamaica in 1655 and replaced sailors’ daily rations of brandy with rum. Hot drinks were very popular in Europe for a few reasons. First, water supplies were...

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Your Weekly Internet Cocktail Hour

January 10, 2014 | 9 Comments

My gentle readers, if I see the word “detox” used incorrectly one more time*, I may have to consider hibernation for all future Januarys. Between that and the Plague of Cedar Pollen that reigns terror here in Central Texas, hibernation is looking better and better. However I must take a moment to be grateful that...

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Cocktails We Love: Toffifay Cordial

January 9, 2014 | 1 Comments

This time of year, most people are working out every morning, dieting, and eyeing bikinis for the warmer weather. But not us! We are digging on sweet creamy cocktails and fun drinks that will put those calories back on quick. We’re all about comforting drinks, and this Toffifay Cordial is just what the doctor ordered....

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Grown Men: How to Get a Job

January 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Basics: My advice to you lately has been pretty qualitative; how to be cool and how to be an adult are both pretty abstract topics. So here’s an article to get you something quantitative: Money. In these tough economic times, everyone needs a job. College graduates are working at Starbucks just to make ends...

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Your Weekly Internet Cocktail Hour from Sarah Parker for The Boys Club

Your Weekly Internet Cocktail Hour

January 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

Do you feel that all around you, my darlings? It is the fresh air of a New Year, stuck fast to you like insidious cedar pollen in your mucous membranes. It is the piercing, slightly insane cry of a thousand infomercials trying to sell you overpriced dieting products, as gyms try convincing you that somehow because...

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Your Weekly Internet Cocktail Hour from Sarah Parker for The Boys Club

Your Weekly Internet Cocktail Hour

December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

We have done it, my turtledoves, we have survived another Christmas. All the Santas are marked for half off, and you’ve got a glut of leftovers in your fridge and twelve pairs of mittens because none of your relatives had any idea what to get you. We must now brace ourselves for the coming of...

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“Minted” Fernet Hot Chocolate

December 24, 2013 | 2 Comments

As the temperature starts to drop across the country, I wanted to dedicate this post to a cocktail. Most people think of the Hot Toddy, Irish Coffee, or even a spiked apple cider when the cold weather hits, but there’s booze to be added to another favorite of the hot drink world, hot chocolate. This...

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The Smoking Bishop and London’s Holiday Cheer

December 23, 2013 | 8 Comments

During the holidays, there are certain cities that shine in a way that define the spirit of the season. London is one of those cities. When Christmas rolls around I find myself fantasizing about London and its blustery charms. I live in Los Angeles. Like London, Los Angeles is a world-class city– full of life....

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