Comments on: A whirlwind drinking tour of Portland, pt. 2 http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/ Cocktails, Slinging Booze, original drinks, and Tiki Wed, 07 Jan 2009 02:40:10 +0000 http://wordpress.org/?v=2.7 hourly 1 By: Scottes http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/comment-page-1/#comment-509 Scottes Sun, 11 Nov 2007 02:39:50 +0000 http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/#comment-509 "I’d go into tasting notes, but that’s Scottes’ domain." Blair, please, start taking notes. Even if they're simple ones, like "good, a little sweet, spicy finish, kinda smooth, worth $30" I can't tell you how many times I bought a bottle of crap and thought "I don't remember it being this bad..." :-) “I’d go into tasting notes, but that’s Scottes’ domain.”

Blair, please, start taking notes. Even if they’re simple ones, like “good, a little sweet, spicy finish, kinda smooth, worth $30″

I can’t tell you how many times I bought a bottle of crap and thought “I don’t remember it being this bad…”
:-)

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By: Ouroboros http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/comment-page-1/#comment-485 Ouroboros Fri, 09 Nov 2007 20:06:10 +0000 http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/#comment-485 Sounds like a great week. You visited some of my favorites (Teardrop, Apizza Scholl's, Huber's, Thatch) and given me a couple of suggestions for the next time I'm out and around. Slightly off-topic, but, is Portland in the midst of a Luxardo Maraschino shortage? I'm dry and have hit three liquor stores to check (although not Uptown, yet) Sounds like a great week. You visited some of my favorites (Teardrop, Apizza Scholl’s, Huber’s, Thatch) and given me a couple of suggestions for the next time I’m out and around.

Slightly off-topic, but, is Portland in the midst of a Luxardo Maraschino shortage? I’m dry and have hit three liquor stores to check (although not Uptown, yet)

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By: Martin http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/comment-page-1/#comment-468 Martin Wed, 07 Nov 2007 18:27:52 +0000 http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/#comment-468 and try it with less or no seltzer. Probably even better than it was. and try it with less or no seltzer. Probably even better than it was.

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By: Craig Hermann http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/comment-page-1/#comment-458 Craig Hermann Tue, 06 Nov 2007 16:40:38 +0000 http://www.tradertiki.com/a-whirlwind-drinking-tour-of-portland-pt-2/#comment-458 I was watching while the bartender made our drinks. Here's that muddled fig recipe: 2 oz fig-infused bourbon 1 sugar cube 1 fig dash(es to taste) Regan's Orange Bitters Seltzer Soak the sugar cube with Regan's Orange Bitters to taste and muddle with fig in single rocks glass. Add ice, bourbon, and top with seltzer. I was watching while the bartender made our drinks.

Here’s that muddled fig recipe:

2 oz fig-infused bourbon
1 sugar cube
1 fig
dash(es to taste) Regan’s Orange Bitters
Seltzer

Soak the sugar cube with Regan’s Orange Bitters to taste and muddle with fig in single rocks glass. Add ice, bourbon, and top with seltzer.

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