Star Scene: Tom Jones

March 17, 2016 Jane Rocca

By Jane Rocca Tom Jones goes back to his musical roots on his latest album Long Lost Suitcase – the final installment in a trilogy of releases that saw him work with producer Ethan Johns. […]

Spirit Scene: Gibson

July 2, 2015 Mary Boukouvalas

GIBSON Source: Cocktails & Rock Tales by Jane Rocca Ingredients: 5-10ml dry vermouth 30ml gin 30ml vodka 2 pearl onions to garnish  Method: Fill mixing glass with ice and stir in vermouth. Discard excess vermouth […]

Spirit Scene: The 42nd Street Cocktail

June 19, 2015 Mary Boukouvalas

The 42nd Street Cocktail Source: The Fashionable Cocktail by Jane Rocca  Ingredients:  40ml bourbon – I used Blanton’s Bourbon  10ml Grand Marnier  10ml Cointreau  10ml dry vermouth  lemon twist and a maraschino cherry to garnish   Method: […]

Spirit Scene: Sid Vicious Cocktail

June 8, 2015 Mary Boukouvalas

Nowadays, with ease we “Google” a cocktail recipe, but lose the pleasure in the tactile search and find. In search of an appropriate Queen’s Birthday holiday cocktail, I enjoyed rifling through Jane Rocca’s Cocktail books, attempting to find […]