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friday at five :: cucumber fizz


  • 2 oz Cucumber, peeled and roughly chopped
  • 1.5 oz Grey Goose La Poire Flavored Vodka
  • .5 oz St-Germain
  • .5 oz Lemon juice
  • .5 oz Simple syrup (one part sugar, one part water)
  • Lemonade or club soda

Garnish: Mint, cucumber slices and lemon zest

Glass: Highball


In a shaker, muddle the cucumber. Add the vodka, St-Germain, lemon juice and simple syrup, and fill with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a highball glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with mint, cucumber slices and lemon zest and top with lemonade or club soda.

{via} contributed by Nick Mautone


friday at five :: irish coffee

A tribute to another fun Saint Patrick’s Day.

{via} contributed by Dale DeGroff


  • 1.5 oz Jameson Irish Whiskey
  • 1 oz Brown sugar syrup (one part brown sugar, one part water)
  • Hot brewed coffee

Garnish: Unsweetened cream, lightly whipped
Glass: Irish Coffee


Add the whiskey and syrup to an Irish Coffee glass and fill two-thirds of the way with coffee. Top with one inch of whipped cream.