Tag archive: sugar

The Tom and Jerry Cocktail

The Tom and Jerry cocktail is a Christmas beverage inspired by the classical rum and brandy eggnog, and it was invented by a British journalist by the name of Pierce Egan in the 1820s; the cocktail however, has nothing to do with the famous cartoon characters, but was named after two characters from Egan’s book.

The “Death in the Afternoon” Cocktail Recipe

The Death in the Afternoon cocktail has one of the most interesting origins, as it was invented by the renowned American writer Ernest Hemingway for a cocktail book that featured innovative recipes from numerous other famous authors as well.

Cocktail Recipes with Cachaça

Cachaça is the national traditional drink in Brazil, and it was named official beverage some years ago; it is prepared by fermenting juice from sugar cane, and the method has been practiced since the 16th century when the Portuguese brought the first sugar cane from Madeira Island.

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