July 6, 2010

Drink of the Day: 4 (Beat the Heat)

Posted in musings, recommendations, silver spring businesses tagged , , , , , , , at 11:09 am by silversprung

It’s going to be 101 degrees today in The Spring. (I’ll give you a minute to let that sink in.) I thought the jump in the temperature signals that it’s time for the latest installment of Drink of the Day. Today’s drink was inspired by a recent trip to Jackie’s Sidebar where we were pleasantly […]

June 11, 2010

Drink of the Day: 3 (Drink Like You’re in the Islands, Mon)

Posted in musings, recommendations tagged , , , , , , , , , , , at 9:54 am by silversprung

I haven’t posted a new drink recipe in a while, I know. So, inspired by a recent jaunt in the Caribbean, here’s a sampling of some of my favorites. Oh, and one non-alcoholic punch at the end for all you non-drinkers (and the rest of you can feel free to add some rum to that […]

April 2, 2010

Drink of the Day: 2

Posted in musings tagged , , , , at 11:33 am by silversprung

Here is the second installment of my Drink of the Day series. This one was inspired by the welcome sunshine and all the nice weather forecast for this weekend. I’ve made this for bbq’s as well as indoor dinner parties. It’s cool and refreshing, but has one cooking step: the simple-to-make simple syrup. Lemon Vodka […]

March 25, 2010

Drink of the Day: 1

Posted in musings, recommendations tagged , , , at 10:08 am by silversprung

After a hell of a day yesterday, I have decided to implement a new series on Sprung on the Spring called “Drink of the Day.” Below is the first installment. Enjoy! Cucumber Gin and Tonic Don’t get grossed out by the cucumber just yet… First, picture a really warm day. D.C. humidity is ridiculously high. […]