Log Date

A whiskey adventure for you and me.

  1. Quote of the night

    There is no bad whiskey. There are only some whiskeys that aren’t as good as others.

    — Raymond Chandler

  2. Quote of the night

    I have this disease late at night sometimes, involving alcohol and the telephone.

    — Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse Five

  3. Quote of the night

    Whiskey is by far the most popular of all remedies that won’t cure a cold.

    — Jerry Vale

    Notes: 33 notes

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  4. Still frame

    lifeofawhiskeydrinker:

1965

    Notes: 28 notes

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  5. Still frame

    Home-infused fig bourbon by Drew Gosselin. 

    Home-infused fig bourbon by Drew Gosselin

  6. Still frame

    Some Friday night notes.

    Some Friday night notes.

    Notes: 19 notes

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  7. Quote of the night

    How could two women be more different than the beautiful languid Carolina girl and this swift handsome girl from Utica, best Dutch stock? One thing was sure. Each was to be courted, loved, drunk with, with bourbon. I should have stuck with bourbon.

    — Walker Percy (from Bourbon, Neat)

    Notes: 4 notes

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  8. Still frame

    For the gold bar of my dreams. 
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    For the gold bar of my dreams. 

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  9. Moving pictures

    Portland bartender Evan Zimmerman, of Laurelhurst Market, arranges his bar spoons to aid you in stirred drinks. 

  10. Still frame

    Maple Leaf 

INGREDIENTS

2 ounces bourbon
1/2 ounce pure maple syrup
1/2 ounce lemon juice
1 cinnamon stick

DIRECTIONS

1. To make the maple leaf cocktail, combine the bourbon, maple syrup, and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with the cinnamon stick.
2. Mix, shake, repeat as often as the party requires.

    Maple Leaf 

    INGREDIENTS

    • 2 ounces bourbon
    • 1/2 ounce pure maple syrup
    • 1/2 ounce lemon juice
    • 1 cinnamon stick

    DIRECTIONS

    • 1. To make the maple leaf cocktail, combine the bourbon, maple syrup, and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with the cinnamon stick.
    • 2. Mix, shake, repeat as often as the party requires.