Happy National, uh, Daiquiri Day? I can’t believe it’s already National Daiquiri Day and I’ve still got my National Margarita Day decorations up! I mean, I haven’t even begun to think about National Sazerac Day or National Mojito Day. If it turns out that there are 365 different PR people working for giant liquor companies, we might not ever get a day’s rest!
Well, regardless, in order to commemorate this very special event I’ve teamed up with the Small Screen Network to shoot what I hope will be a series of informative, but also very different sorts of videos. Rather than the traditional format of standing behind the bar and lecturing you about drinks, these are a bit more narrative and exactly the sort of thing you’d expect from me (minus the swearing).
For this first installment, we’re shooting a response to the now-famous Daiquiri video that made the rounds for several years before being taken down. Rather than discuss the disputed history I’ll just show you how to make the damn thing, and quite well, might I add.
I’m stoked to be working with Small Screen Network, and to be up there with such an impressive roster of talent – the people that I’ve looked up to for years in this business. So without further ado, here’s the video: