It’s King of the Road Day!

I made this one up.

Today is Roger Miller’s birthday! Mr. Miller is one clever songwriter. He’s best known for his country comedy songs (you got to love a guy who writes a song entitled; “You Can’t Roller Skate in a Buffalo Herd”), but his tunes for the musical “Big River” are my favorites. Of course, his best-known song will be the inspiration for our;

Drink 4cast 4 2day

Sing along – “No phones, no pools, no pets”

King of the Road Cocktail

1 oz. Cognac

1 oz. Royal James Gin

¾ oz. Dry Vermouth

1/8 oz. Crème Yvette

Stir with ice and strain into a coupe glass.

When you try this one you can be king of the road, but please don’t be on the road!

Cheers!

Roger

1/2/12.

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