It's snowy. It's cold. And I'm slugging back a hot mug of ginger tea. Yeah, it's good, but my real favorite beverage of choice? Wow. That's a tough call. I'm going to go with a pot of French press crafted Burundi or Peru with a splash of heavy whipping cream. Nectar of the gods, I say.
But a lot of other writers tended to lean toward the hooch. Here is a list of some famous authors and their beverage of choice . . .
Favorite Drink: Margarita
Recipe: 1 Tbsp. powdered sugar, 1.5 oz. tequila, .5 oz. triple sec, lime juice, lime wedge, salt, ice cubes
Favorite Drink: Mojito
Recipe: 1.25 oz. light rum, soda water, 1 oz. lime juice, 12 mint pieces, 1.5 oz. sugar syrup
Favorite Drink: Ramos Fizz
Recipe: 1 oz. fresh lemon juice, 1/2 oz. fresh lime juice, 1 egg white, 1 Tbsp. sugar, 2 oz. gin, 1/2 oz. cream
|F. Scott Fitzgerald|
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Favorite Drink: Gin Rickey
Recipe: 2 oz. gin, .75 oz. lime juice, top with club soda
Favorite Drink: Martini
Recipe: 2 oz. gin, 1/4 oz. dry vermouth, 1/8 oz. olive brine, 3 green olives, small wedge of lemon
So, what about you? What's your favorite drink? Feel free to leave us a recipe in the comment section.