Author Archives: Alex

Spiritual Sundays, Hiatus Edition

So, I’m very sorry that Spiritual Sundays has not been updating Weekly. Frankly, without a bar, the ability to make one, and the finances to go out for cocktails, it’s hard to be inspired to post a Spiritual Sunday update. That will hopefully be changing in the near future.

I’ve been stuck drinking mostly beer. Oh no!

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Spiritual Sundays: Rum!

Generally when I order a cocktail out, or make one at home, I prefer Gin and Whiskey. Manhattans, Negronis, Boulvadiers, Old-Fashioneds, G&Ts, etc…  But now that summer has arrived in full, I’ve been trying my hand at a spirit that I’m not totally familiar with: Rum.

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Spiritual Sundays: Out & About at The Hazel Room

Because of my current habitation status, I am not boasting the impressive bar I once had. Sadly, my previous post about bitters and sodas features my entire bar at the moment.

One of the reasons I moved to Portland, however, was to enjoy the vivid, busy, and always growing cocktail scene. Becky and I have recently discovered a little place which has quickly become my favorite hang-out: The Hazel Room.

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