• The Canadian Cocktail Inspired by a Hollywood Icon

    3 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    Cocktail histories are elusive, but most people credit Alberta, a western Canadian province, with the creation of several intriguing drinks. It's the rumored home of the Caesar , Canada's answer to the Bloody Mary. As legend has it, it's also the birthplace of the Shaft, a Canadian classic named for an American film legend.
    At its core, the Shaft cocktail consists of four ingredients: vodka , Kahlua, ice, and espresso or cold brew , like a Black Russian with an extra shot of caffeine. Many renditions add milk, cream, or Irish cream, like a White Russian. Some even add bourbon. But the...
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