NATIONAL MARTINI DAY – June 19

On June 19, shake up some gin and vermouth with some ice and add a lemon twist. It’s National Martini Day!  This adult beverage has grown to become one of the best-known mixed alcoholic drinks. A cocktail made with gin and vermouth, the martini is normally garnished with an olive or lemon twist.   James Bond, …
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National Brandy Alexander Day January 31

The last day of January is National Brandy Alexander Day. If you haven’t tried this incredibly tasty cocktail, do it today on January 31. Brandy Alexander became popular in 1922, when it was introduced during the wedding of Princess Mary and Viscount Lascelles in London. This cocktail has a predecessor, Alexander, that is made with gin. …
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