It's Fashion Week in New York City and you know what that means... there are tons of fabulous parties! Unfortunately I live in San Francisco and will not be able to attend any of these fab fashion fetes. However, just because I can't sit front row at a show, or bump elbows with Gemma and Daria, doesn't mean that I can't celebrate Fashion Week. I did some undercover investigating (ok, that was just a fancy way to say web research) and found out what the barmen were mixing up at the Adam + Eve after party (attended by Oscar de la Renta, Margherita Missoni, Francisco Costa, and Nina Garcia). Turns out they were drinking two tequila based cocktails with fancy fun names. For the recipe and some pictures of the party, read more



Adam's Temptation

2 oz. tequila
2 1/2 oz apple juice
fresh squeezed juice from half of a lime
splash fresh squeezed orange juice
apple slices, optional for garnish

  1. Stir all of the ingredients together.
  2. Pour over ice. Garnish with apple slices and enjoy!




Heavenly Cosmolito

1 1/2 oz tequila
1 oz Cointreau
1 oz white cranberry juice
fresh squeezed juice from half of a lime
orange slices, optional for garnish

  1. Combine all of the ingredients in a cocktail shaker.
  2. Shake vigorously.
  3. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Float orange slice on top and enjoy!