All you friends say you have to meet a guy for “Fancy Drinks” on a first date.
Wimpy Coffee Dates are for Baby Boomers. Baaa
The Hip, Cool, Smart, Kids meet for Designer Cocktails involving crushed lavender, bitters, and a potpourri of now hip -soon to be “dated” trendy liquids.
Wanna throw back a hot drink called Nitro Gimlet? Your grandparents sipped Gimlets – They’re baaaack! A new liquor emporium lists extensive selection of Boilermakers ( yawn)
chamomile bourbon, chili arbol, banana liqueur, and oloroso sherry. Yum-banana liqueur – better on pancakes!
Wanna be French Quarter-ish: Try a San Francisco Hurricane with Two kinds of light/ dark rum, Galliano, citrus, passion fruit, bitters. I thought Galliano died with Mateus and Annie GreenSprings Wine.
Hey, Apple Boy of my eye – Why not try All About Eve Concotion of walnut-washed bourbon, Foro amaro, cocchi di Torino, and bitters. Buckle Up,Binkie, it is going to be a bumpy ride when you have zero idea what those ingredients are. Whats with all the Bitters?
Worst named Cocktail du Jour: Swizzle My Nizzle As expected? Fresh passionfruit, with a dollop of blanco tequila, modicum of vanilla, a squeeze of lime, and a blast of firewater bitters. Yum? Dum?
You decide…it may be an oversight meet for drinks-with-bitters,etc
and to miss the initial classic coffee date and the “getting to know you” hour.