I was excited that another tiki bar had opened up in Vegas a year ago and was sure I'd be there soon enough - turns out I didn't go out to Vegas at all this year except for the yearly trip I take to attend an industry conference. I made my way to Chinatown (off-strip goooood) to the unassuming entry way into The Golden Tiki....
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I received a set of Star Wars themed Tiki Glasses and a challenge to create drinks for each of them. The first one was a no brainer, the Bounty Hunter. This had to be a pretty powerful and deadly beverage, but as with my favorite drinks, I wanted it to have a mix of good flavors in there. This shouldn't be a simple concoction, because helloooo,...
Time to start logging all the great tiki places I've been to, want to go to, and the beverages they make there (including ones I've made myself). I'm going to start by adding two types of posts - Tiki Bar Review (duh) and Drink Focus. The latter is where I will break down beverages that I have made for myself and I'll share the recipe...
One of the first Tiki Bars I went to and certainly one of the best if not the biggest, Don The Beachcomber in Sunset Beach is named after the iconic Tiki Legend, Donn Beach. Donn (born Ernest Gantt), was the first to bring us Tiki restaurants and bars. One of his first and most legendary beverages is the Zombie, created all the way back in 1934!...
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