RECIPE: Spanky’s Szechuan Sazerac

Sazerac is a classic cocktail that’s been around for a very long time – we did our best to interpret the drink with authenticity. .5 oz absinthe 1.5 oz Rye Whiskey 1.5 oz Cognac .5 oz Szechuan pepper simple syrup (recipe below) 3 dashes Peychaud’s bitters Rinse a chilled rocks glass with absinthe and discardContinue reading “RECIPE: Spanky’s Szechuan Sazerac”

Episode 14 – Secret Origins

Show Notes It’s almost Mother’s Day, so we decided to bring in the woman who made it all happen, our own mother Shanna McDonald! She helps us explore the secret origins of the McDonalds’ obsession with the paranormal and help clarify some of the sketchier details. We share family paranormal encounters from three generations, includingContinue reading “Episode 14 – Secret Origins”

RECIPE: Ed’s Secret Shame

1.5  oz cognac (we used Hennessy) .75 oz June Taylor’s Bergamot, Pink Peppercorn & Rose Geranium syrup Juice of 1/2 a lemon 1 egg white (use pasteurized for the safest option) Brut Champagne or Sparking wine Put first 4 ingredients in a cocktail shaker without ice (dry shaking) and shake until egg white has emulsified. Continue reading “RECIPE: Ed’s Secret Shame”