Archive for Aisha Sharpe


By It's easy to see why the dark rum-based Daiquiri is a classic. The perfectly balanced combination of sweet, sour and spirit is refreshing and tangy, but also quite simple to make at home. Try making the recipe below and add this fool-proof drink to your bartending arsenal.
Tootsie Roll - Rye Whiskey Cocktail

Tootsie Roll

By This inspired chocolaty libation is for adults only.
Beggar's Banquet - Whiskey Cocktail

Beggar’s Banquet

By You'll be begging for this Maker's Mark, maple syrup and beer cocktail.
Mango Brava Daiquiri - Rum Cocktail

Mango Brava Daiquiri

By Find out what happens when you add mango to an all-time classic.
Stone Sour - Whiskey Cocktail

Stone Sour

By The icy bourbon Stone Sour is perfect for a hot summer night.
Forbidden Fruit - Brandy Cocktail

Forbidden Fruit

By With apple, lemon and ginger flavors, it's like autumn in a glass.

South Side

By Despite its name, there are no geographical limitations for this gin cocktail.
Summer's End - Cocktail

Summer’s End

By Combine summer and autumn flavors in this simple drink you can make any time of year.
Cherry Bomb - Cachaca Cocktail

Cherry Bomb

By This easy, fruity and bubbly cocktail will blow you away. It combines the Brazilian sugarcane liquor cachaça with a sweet and tart cherry liqueur. Try the recipe for the Cherry Bomb below.

“Dirty Martini”

By It may look like one, but this sweet concoction is anything but a Martini.
Apple Fool's Martini - Tequila Cocktail

Apple Fool’s Martini

By A drink that tricks the eye and the palate.
Kingston Colada - Rum Cocktail

Kingston Colada

By Get transported to Jamaica with this coconut and pineapple concoction.
Moscow Mule - Vodka Cocktail

Moscow Mule

By Looking for a vodka drink with a bite? The Moscow Mule marries the clear spirit with ginger for a spicy kick. Lime adds a citrusy touch for a taste that will keep you coming back for more.
Vanilla Bourbon - Whiskey Cocktail

Vanilla Bourbon

By Exotic tamarind syrup is the secret to the drink.
Ile Rouge - Tequila Cocktail

Ile Rouge

By A French name and an exotic flavor.
Navan Smash - Liqueur Cocktail

Navan Smash

By Brighten your evening with this vanilla, mint and lemon cocktail.
Plymouth Gin Bottle - How to Stock Your Liquor Cabinet

Liquor Cabinet Upgrade

By Mixologist Aisha Sharpe’s tips on stocking your home bar.