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Easter Candy Infusions! Or a more interesting way to enjoy candy than eating it.

Today is Easter Sunday, a day that has become synonymous with a vast abundance of themed candies.  Candies like Peeps and jelly beans may not seem to have a lot in common at first glance, other than their inherent sweetness,

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Posted in Dollar Drinks, Rum, Sunday Funday, Vodka

Sunday Funday: Breaking Bad Finale Cocktails, Part 1

Breaking Bad is ending today and it’s all about the blue crystal. There is no question that everyone will be glued to the series finale of Breaking Bad to find out what happens to all of the characters.  Although Walter

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Posted in Events, Liqueur, Sunday Funday, Tequila, Vodka

Friday Night Shoot-Out: How to Make a Mind Eraser

There is almost nothing quite like a brain freeze-that cold sudden jolt to the brain after eating or drinking something really cold a little too quickly. Well, put more aptly, there is nothing except the Mind Eraser. The Mind Eraser

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Posted in Cheap Cocktails, Liqueur, Shooter, Vodka

How to make an Orange Mango Batida, or winter is coming and I don’t care

There is a bit of a theme here and the theme that is developing seems to be “let’s make tropical drinks, particularly from Brazil, and pretend it’s not cold outside.”  This post is all about showing how versatile the recipe

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Posted in Cachaca, Cheap Cocktails, Rum, Vodka

Ladies Night: How to Make a Raspberry-Basil Spritzer

Using fresh ingredients always makes cocktails more interesting and when I noticed I had some raspberries and basil in the fridge it sounded like a great combination of flavors.  Basil has a light savory flavor while raspberries offer a balanced

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Posted in Cheap Cocktails, Vodka

How to Make a White Monsterous Russian, or what to do when you get free monster energy

I was walking around dc in china town earlier this week when I stumbled on a promo event for monster energy. Not about to pass up a free drink, I grabbed a couple cans of Java Monster Energy Loca Moca.

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Posted in Cheap Cocktails, Liqueur, Vodka
Nick McAfee
Nick McAfee is a student of Princeton University and is passionate about mixology. As a student with a low monthly income, he has developed ways to create simple cocktails with complex flavors from inexpensive ingredients. Learn more about Nick and Broke & Thirsty.
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