A rakia kind of afternoon

The folks at Dorćol Distilling + Brewing  Co. make a Serbian brandy known as rakia. Distilled from apricots in a process that begins in Serbia with local produce and finishes in Serbian-built copper pot stills here in San Antonio, Dorćol’s Kinsman Rakia has made a name for itself and earned a spot in well-stocked bars across…

Musings of a cocktail geek

So, what’s in a cocktail? My dictionary defines it thusly: cock·tail |ˈkäkˌtāl| noun an alcoholic drink consisting of a spirit or several spirits mixed with other ingredients, such as fruit juice, lemonade, or cream. New Oxford American Dictionary via the MacOS X Dictionary app v. 2.3.0 By this definition, a rum & coke is a…