Made with fresh mint, bourbon, sugar, and crushed ice, the Mint Julep is the official beverage of the Kentucky Derby. While many types of glassware are versatile and appropriate for all kinds of drinks, a specialized metal cup is traditional for making this iconic drink. The silver or pewter cup fosters frost better than glass,… Read More »
“ Whether I'm experimenting with something new or sticking to the classics, I enjoy mixing drinks that put smiles on people's faces. I love fresh herbs, amaros, crushed ice, swizzle sticks, egg whites, and vintage glassware. Oh, and rum…I like rum. ”
Todd is the innovative drinks editor for HonestlyYUM, a collaborative hub of inspirational recipes, DIY ideas, and tips for party planning. From classic beverages to mind-blowing adaptations like his Negroni Cocktail Sphere, all of his creations capture our attention with stunning photography and detailed tutorials. Todd got his beverage crafting start in the restaurant industry before venturing out on his own with Baytenders Cocktail Catering, the company he co-founded. Lucky for us, he traded his bar towel for a camera and starting creating the amazing content that we’ve been ogling over. When he isn’t cocktailing in his kitchen, Todd is a rock climber, binge coffee drinker, and part-time animal photographer — at least of his dog Grizzly who makes frequent appearances on the blog and social media pages.
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