Tequila Mockingbird: The Lime of the Ancient Mariner

I read Samuel Taylor Coleridge's poem "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" in college, so it's been over four years since I've been really familiar with it. Even when I was familiar with the words and lines, it was not really my cup of tea. And unfortunately, Tim Federle's recipe inspired by this poem also … Continue reading Tequila Mockingbird: The Lime of the Ancient Mariner

Tequila Mockingbird: Gin Eyre

Well, it's about time I try another cocktail from Tim Federle's Tequila Mockingbird. I decided to select one I was pretty sure I would like, and since the literary connection is with my favorite literary heroine, the Gin Eyre was the obvious choice. While I'm on the subject of obvious choices, I'll tell you that gin is … Continue reading Tequila Mockingbird: Gin Eyre

Tequila Mockingbird: Are You There God? It’s Me, Margarita

Happy Margarita Day! I learned what a momentous day today was while I sat at my desk at work, so I'm happy to report I'm now sitting in my apartment with a margarita in hand. Well, on the table as I type this. Anyway, Margarita Day got me thinking about the novelty book, Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails … Continue reading Tequila Mockingbird: Are You There God? It’s Me, Margarita