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Citrus

Citrus If you are not using fresh citrus fruits don’t even bother to mix drinks.  If you are going to be mixing cocktails, any cocktail, and yes this includes a classic Martini, Rum & Coke, or especially, especially a tiki or Polynesian drink, you need fresh citrus fruits, even if its just a garnish. The […]

Tiki Triangle Book

Tiki Triangle Book —> CLICK HERE TO ORDER <— From the classic Mai Tai to the infamous Zombie, in this book you will find over 100 recipes including classic tiki cocktails, modern mixology techniques, and easy to prepare Asian and Polynesian foods. You will also discover details on how to recreate these classic drinks, complete […]

Upstairs Bar

The Upstairs Bar This is a really cool place of interest.  This was a speakeasy during Prohibition in the late 1920s a Philly gangster named Max “Boo Boo” Hoff put up a front called the Franklin Mortgage & Investment Company.  It is said that they ran more liquor than Al Capone. 80 years later after the […]

Exotica Moderne

Exotica Moderne Tiki Lovers Alert!  There is a new magazine out and its called Exotica Moderne.  This is a modern take on vintage Polynesian Pop with many modern features and insights of how the movement is alive and well. In the first few pages they set the mood with music that is keeping the scene […]

The Polynesian NYC

The Polynesian Tiki Bar at the Pod Hotel It might not be easy to find, but about 4 Flight upstairs of the Pod Hotel in Times Square in Manhattan, there is a rooftop oasis called The Polynesian Tiki Bar.  It is a modern interpretation of Polynesian pop culture complete with artwork, palm trees, appetizers, pupu […]