Cheers: Alice’s Tea-jito

One of my favorite cocktails is the mojito. Although more of a summer drink, the refreshing combination of citrus, mint, sweetness, and rum transports me to a warm beach, even if I am in cold and dreary NYC. Since more snow is headed our way, my game plan is to make some mojitos for brunch … Continue reading

Happy New Year!

The end of 2010 is finally here, so let’s bring in the new year with a bang (literally) by whipping up a French 75 Number 1. Named after a powerful but reputedly smooth French 75 millimeter cannon that was said to have helped win World War I, this glamorous drink could be used as a … Continue reading

Mar-tea-nis, Anyone?

As the season begins to change and we move our festive outdoor celebrations indoors, so too does our drink menu change. But does it really have to? The fabulous owners of the NYC-based Alice’s Tea Cup have found a way to turn those classic summer drinks we love into yummy winter delights—and they provide the … Continue reading