Sunshine and Pumpkin hopped onto the bar stools for this episode on a warm June afternoon. When Pumpkin is in the lounge we have blends drinks. Sunshine does NOT have many of these blended cocktails in his recipe book so turning to classic drink recipes is always a good idea. Missionaries Downfall from the Total Tiki app by Beachbum Berry. This particular classic 40’s recipe from Don the Beachcomber could be the best of the best when it comes to blended concoctions. Lime, mint and rum are perfectly combined for a refreshing drink that isn’t too sweet or too strong and can be sipped liberally.
Conversation on this episode includes: Super hero movies just need to stop, Golden Tiki Las Vegas has new food items and great new decor, memories of the first ZTL podcasts, dead raccoons in the ceiling of our old apartment, a tiki bar t-shirt club giveaway and more.
Previously on the podcast we have mentioned one of the great tiki events here in the US. Ohana Luaua at the Lake is every June in Lake George NY. Although the event is sold out and likely concluded by the time you see this, LIKE their page on facebook and be ready to book next year so you don’t miss the fun. If you enjoy great music, cocktails, pool time, shopping, room parties and more. The location in the world famous Adirondacks of New York is reason enough to attend. This is one event that we have not yet attended but hear only the best reviews from our regular podcast listeners.
Below, pics from the Golden Tiki. On his last trip to Las Vegas, Sunshine popped into the Golden Tiki as he always does. The bar has added some new food items as well as some great new decor and interactive birds who have a naughty preoccupation with adult language. Listen to the show for more details and you will be compelled to visit for yourself. Oh, and the video poker is usually great!