“The Umbrella Academy” Drinks

A power outage on recording day forced our hand, and we had to release a mini on the entertaining Netflix series, The Umbrella Academy. Fortunately we have a battery-powered blender for just such an emergency…. Shot: Hazel, one of the time-traveling killers out to ensure the apocalypse takes place. 1/2oz each hazelnut liqueur and cream Cocktail: Margarita No. 5, after the neon drink Number 5 … Continue reading “The Umbrella Academy” Drinks

“Punisher” & “Venom” Drinks

Two for the price of one! Shot: Venom, the titular anti-hero of the movie. 2/3oz dark rum; 1/3oz lime juice Cocktail: Red Russian, after the main baddie of Punisher season 2, who does in fact get pretty bloodied, hence “red”. Shake 1oz vodka and 2oz strawberry cream liqueur (you know the one) over ice. Strain into a rocks glass filled with ice. You might want … Continue reading “Punisher” & “Venom” Drinks

Christmas Spectacular 2018 Drinks

This year we reviewed both White Christmas and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Midwinter’s Tale for our holiday episode, and decided to make a drink for each of them. Shot: Yule Log, the magical(?) hunk of wood witches burn during winter solstice to ward off evil spirits. 1/2oz each dark creme de cacao and Irish cream Cocktail: White Christmas, one of the greatest Christmas songs, … Continue reading Christmas Spectacular 2018 Drinks

“Netflix Extravaganza 2018” Drinks

We’ve seen a bunch of stuff on Netflix lately. Here are the drinks to prove it. Shot: Devil of Hell’s Kitchen, aka Daredevil. Season 3 was pretty good- can’t wait for next season!… 3/4oz cinnamon schnapps, 1/4oz Campari. Side note, we just ran out of our second bottle of Campari. I’m betting the majority of people never own one, and if they do, they pass … Continue reading “Netflix Extravaganza 2018” Drinks

“Castlevania” Season 2 Drinks

This week’s mini episode was on Netflix miniseries Castlevania and here are the mini drinks that tie in! Okay, so the one ain’t so mini… Shot: Sypha, after the cool mage character who uses fire and ice magic. 1/2oz each cinnamon and peppermint schnapps Cocktail: Morning Star, main hero Trevor Belmont’s legendary whip. 3oz vodka, 1oz orange juice, 1/2oz orange curacao, dash orange bitters. Shake … Continue reading “Castlevania” Season 2 Drinks

“The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” Drinks

You have to be adventurous to try the shot, but the cocktail isn’t too chilling! (Anybody else want to write these intros? I’m embarrassing myself here.) Shot: Batty Bat, after the sleep demon in one of the, if not the, best episodes of the show. 1/2oz each bourbon and brandy. Almost knocked out Peacock. Cocktail: Cemetery Mudslide, referring to a spell that went horribly wrong. … Continue reading “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” Drinks