Clues for: Potent Potables

Question Answer Value Airdate
What's now this "club" that many join happily was first distilled in Ontario in 1858 a Canadian Club 200 March 12, 2015
During prohibition this family of rum makers invited Americans to Cuba for weekend-long parties Bacardi 400 March 12, 2015
The letters "V.O.P." on the label of a bottle of cognac stand for this very old pale 600 March 12, 2015
The name of this honey-whiskey liqueur is from a Scottish Gaelic phrase that means "the drink that satisfies" drambuie 800 March 12, 2015
This Italian liqueur is made from tonda gentile hazelnuts grown in the Piedmont region frangelico 1000 March 12, 2015
The 2 main styles of this liquor are Dutch & London dry gin 200 June 30, 2014
The 2 main styles of this liquor are Dutch & London dry gin 200 June 30, 2014
Varicella you don't want; valpolicella, one of this country's top red wines, you do Italy 400 June 30, 2014
Varicella you don't want; valpolicella, one of this country's top red wines, you do Italy 400 June 30, 2014
The brand called Mike's Hard makes cider & punch, but its logo shows this is its flagship drink lemonade 600 June 30, 2014
The brand called Mike's Hard makes cider & punch, but its logo shows this is its flagship drink lemonade 600 June 30, 2014
A chelada is a mix of this alcoholic beverage & clamato--we know, but just try it beer 800 June 30, 2014
A chelada is a mix of this alcoholic beverage & clamato--we know, but just try it beer 800 June 30, 2014
Excuse the spelling, but peppar & kurant are products from this Swedish vodka brand Absolut 1000 June 30, 2014
Excuse the spelling, but peppar & kurant are products from this Swedish vodka brand Absolut 1000 June 30, 2014
Guyana's Demerara Distillers is known for its El Dorado brand of this potent potable rum 200 March 10, 2014
Guyana's Demerara Distillers is known for its El Dorado brand of this potent potable rum 200 March 10, 2014
A gin & tonic cocktail, for example, or the tall, straight-sided glass in which it's served a highball 400 March 10, 2014
A gin & tonic cocktail, for example, or the tall, straight-sided glass in which it's served a highball 400 March 10, 2014
To prepare a brave bull, pour tequila in a glass & top with this coffee-flavored liqueur from Veracruz, Mexico Kahlúa 600 March 10, 2014
To prepare a brave bull, pour tequila in a glass & top with this coffee-flavored liqueur from Veracruz, Mexico Kahlúa 600 March 10, 2014
Creme D'ananas is a liqueur flavored mainly with this fruit, not bananas pineapple 800 March 10, 2014
Creme D'ananas is a liqueur flavored mainly with this fruit, not bananas pineapple 800 March 10, 2014
Black Bush is a special blend of this Irish whiskey--makes sense Bushmills 1000 March 10, 2014
Black Bush is a special blend of this Irish whiskey--makes sense Bushmills 1000 March 10, 2014
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) As Nick Charles says in "The Thin Man", it's all about the rhythm in the shaking--you shake a Manhattan to fox trot time but you use waltz time to shake a dry one of these gin drinks a martini 200 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) As Nick Charles says in "The Thin Man", it's all about the rhythm in the shaking--you shake a Manhattan to fox trot time but you use waltz time to shake a dry one of these gin drinks a martini 200 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) After you swirl the wine, look for the rivulets that slide down the inside of the glass; they're called tears or these, which usually mean the wine is full-bodied legs 400 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) After you swirl the wine, look for the rivulets that slide down the inside of the glass; they're called tears or these, which usually mean the wine is full-bodied legs 400 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) We tried a month of on-air sobriety, but as it turns out, antioxidants in red wine may help prevent heart disease by raising the HDL or the good type of this & lowering the bad type cholesterol 600 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) We tried a month of on-air sobriety, but as it turns out, antioxidants in red wine may help prevent heart disease by raising the HDL or the good type of this & lowering the bad type cholesterol 600 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) A magnum of wine equals 2 standard bottles of wine; yes but you can really have a party with the size named for this Babylonian king--by the way, it's the equivalent of 20 standard bottles Nebuchadnezzar 800 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) A magnum of wine equals 2 standard bottles of wine; yes but you can really have a party with the size named for this Babylonian king--by the way, it's the equivalent of 20 standard bottles Nebuchadnezzar 800 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) French scientists say the best method of pouring champagne is down the side of the glass, which preserves up to twice as much of this gas, keeping the fizz in your bubbly carbon dioxide 1000 September 17, 2013
(Kathie Lee and Hoda give the clue.) French scientists say the best method of pouring champagne is down the side of the glass, which preserves up to twice as much of this gas, keeping the fizz in your bubbly carbon dioxide 1000 September 17, 2013
Vodka, triple sec & lime juice go into this drink named for a suicide pilot a kamikaze 200 November 25, 2011
Vodka, triple sec & lime juice go into this drink named for a suicide pilot a kamikaze 200 November 25, 2011
In a play on a book title, it's the liquor that precedes mockingbird in the name of a cocktail tequila 400 November 25, 2011
In a play on a book title, it's the liquor that precedes mockingbird in the name of a cocktail tequila 400 November 25, 2011
To make a brantini, stir together brandy, gin & a dash of the dry type of this vermouth 600 November 25, 2011
To make a brantini, stir together brandy, gin & a dash of the dry type of this vermouth 600 November 25, 2011
For a greyhound, combine 1 1/2 ounces of gin with 5 ounces of this grapefruit juice 800 November 25, 2011
For a greyhound, combine 1 1/2 ounces of gin with 5 ounces of this grapefruit juice 800 November 25, 2011
A 7 & 7 cocktail gets its name from these 2 ingredients Seagram\'s 7 & 7 Up 1000 November 25, 2011
A 7 & 7 cocktail gets its name from these 2 ingredients Seagram\'s 7 & 7 Up 1000 November 25, 2011
Tom & John are well-known types of this cool drink in the punch family; there's also a glass of the same name a Collins 200 January 19, 2009
A Salty Dog is made with gin or vodka & this tart juice (the salt frosts the rim of the glass) grapefruit 400 January 19, 2009
A Gibson is traditionally garnished with the pearl type of this an onion 600 January 19, 2009
In its basic form, this cocktail is just rum, lime juice & sugar shaken over ice a daiquiri 800 January 19, 2009
The name of this drink made with bourbon & mint comes from the Persian for "rose-water" a mint julep January 19, 2009
It's the liquor in a casino cocktail, & often in a martini gin 200 January 9, 2009
Of Schumann, Chopin or Verdi, the luxury vodka brand Chopin 400 January 9, 2009
With brands like Old Overholt, whiskey made from this grain, not corn, was once a favorite of the American sot rye 800 January 9, 2009
In a SoCo & cola, SoCo is short for this Southern Comfort 1000 January 9, 2009
Southern sippers often make the alliterative request for this corn mash whiskey "and branch" (water) bourbon January 9, 2009
Varieties of this brand of scotch include Red, Black, Gold & Blue Label Johnny Walker 200 December 22, 2006
This brand has been made at the Lynchburg, Tennessee distillery since 1866 Jack Daniels 400 December 22, 2006
I like them apples just fine when they're made into calvados, an expensive type of this spirit brandy 600 December 22, 2006
This rum maker's website urges you to "Drink responsibly--captain's orders!" Captain Morgan 800 December 22, 2006
This "avian" voka brand is "created in the...Cognac region of western France under the...eye of the maitre de chai" Grey Goose 1000 December 22, 2006
A knickerbocker cocktail contains gin, as well as the sweet & dry types of this vermouth 200 April 25, 2005
The bestselling imported liqueur in the U.S. is this coffee-flavored one from Mexico Kahlúa 400 April 25, 2005
After imbibing this cocktail of gin or vodka & grapefruit juice, you'd better leave the driving to us greyhound 600 April 25, 2005
Peppermint & root beer are popular flavors of this strong potable, from the German for "mouthful" schnapps 800 April 25, 2005
The "original melon liqueur" from Suntory; it'll turn you green with envy Midori 1000 April 25, 2005
This potent potable's name comes from the Latin for juniper, which is used to flavor it gin 200 May 13, 2004
It's the potent potable in a traditional mint julep bourbon 200 May 9, 2003
Mumm is the word & it's also a brand of this that's been around since 1827 champagne 400 May 9, 2003
"It's another" one of these orange juice cocktails that's mentioned in the title of an Eagles hit Tequila Sunrise 600 May 9, 2003
At Trafalgar Horatio Nelson's body was preserved in a cask of this, probably not the Napoleon kind brandy 800 May 9, 2003
This premium hazelnut liqueur from Italy is made from a 300-year-old recipe Frangelico 1000 May 9, 2003
A Chiquita cocktail combines cointreau, cream & this flavor liqueur banana 200 April 2, 2003
This type of spirit was once known as Barbados waters rum 400 April 2, 2003
An alliterative potable is made with "rock" (candy) & this type of whiskey rye 600 April 2, 2003
Boodles is a popular brand of the London dry type of this gin 800 April 2, 2003
In the 1930s Mouton-this was created as the label for vintages unworthy of being Mouton-Rothschild Cadet 1000 April 2, 2003
The Harvard is made with sweet vermouth; dry vermouth is in this cocktail with the name of a Harvard rival Yale 100 June 25, 1999
A peppermint stick is made with creme de cacao, light cream & the peppermint type of this liquor Schnapps 200 June 25, 1999
(Hi, I'm Thomas Gibson) A Gibson cocktail is identical to a martini, except that the olive is replaced by this Onion 300 June 25, 1999
The Kentucky Colonel cocktail blends Benedictine & this type of alcohol Bourbon 400 June 25, 1999
In the name of a brand of scotch, it's what J&B stands for Justerini & Brooks 500 June 25, 1999
To make a "creamy screwdriver", add egg yolk & sugar to vodka & this juice Orange juice 100 September 28, 1998
A brave bull is made from Kahlua & this Mexican liquor -- & that's no bull Tequila 200 September 28, 1998
Okolehao is an 80-proof liquor made from the mash of the ti plant in this U.S. state Hawaii 300 September 28, 1998
This type of whisky made in the U.K. may be blended or single-malt Scotch 400 September 28, 1998
O Dem Golden Slipper cocktails contain the yellow type of this herbal liqueur created by monks Chartreuse 500 September 28, 1998
Okhotnichya, a type of this clear liquor, is flavored with honey vodka 100 June 19, 1998
The finest types of this liquor are certified 100% blue agave tequila 200 June 19, 1998
Bordeaux comes in a straight-sided bottle; these wines, which include beaujolais, in a sloping one burgundies 300 June 19, 1998
A 7&7 mixes 7Up & this Seagram\'s 7 400 June 19, 1998
Sir John Falstaff called sherry by this name, also what he'd hit after indulging in it sack 500 June 19, 1998
The fermented drink called perry is the pear-based counterpart of this "hard" apple drink Cider 100 May 28, 1998
A brand of gin distilled in London shares its name with these Tower of London guards Beefeater(s) 200 May 28, 1998
It's coffee mixed with whiskey, such as Jameson's, & topped with whipped cream Irish coffee 300 May 28, 1998
Trader Vic claims credit for inventing this rum drink & says it was named by a Tahitian friend Mai tai 400 May 28, 1998
This wine-based French aperitif usually served on the rocks is flavored with, mmm, quinine Dubonnet 500 May 28, 1998
In 1975 this company introduced the first nationally successful "lite" beer Miller 100 October 6, 1997
It turns a Shamrock & a Grasshopper green Creme de menthe 200 October 6, 1997
This "chilly" beverage is often made of sparkling burgundy & champagne Cold Duck 300 October 6, 1997
1 of 2 fruit juices featured in a Vodka Seabreeze Cranberry or grapefruit juice 400 October 6, 1997
Tempted by a Tempter? -- it's made with apricot brandy & this sweet dessert wine Port 500 October 6, 1997
It's the traditional spirit added to eggnog, though whiskey or brandy may also be used rum 100 July 3, 1997
A bloody mary & a bloody bull both contain this spirit vodka 200 July 3, 1997
Harvey's Bristol Cream is a famous brand of this sherry 300 July 3, 1997
It's the Spanish name for a popular party drink made with red wine & fruit juices sangria 400 July 3, 1997
The name of this brandy is German for "cherry water" Kirschwasser 500 July 3, 1997
Sherry has been made in this country's province of Cadiz for centuries Spain 200 July 17, 1996
The Napa Valley in this western U.S. state is famous for its wineries California 300 July 17, 1996
Tequila is named for a town near Guadalajara in this country Mexico 400 July 17, 1996
It's traditional to float 2 or 3 of these beans on top of Sambuca liqueur coffee beans 500 July 17, 1996
The lager form of this is stored in casks or vats until free of sediment beer 100 November 23, 1995
This is the most popular Collins drink a Tom Collins 200 November 23, 1995
It's the liquor in a Moscow mule, a cocktail developed by Smirnoff in 1946 vodka 300 November 23, 1995
For this cocktail, the rim of the glass is usually dipped in lime juice and salt a margarita 400 November 23, 1995
Jerez de la Frontera is the center of trade in this Spanish wine Sherry 500 November 23, 1995
One school of thought says the mint for this Kentucky Derby quaff should be crushed Mint Julep 100 November 24, 1994
Sweetened wine is added to bottles of this French wine to ferment & produce carbonation Champagne 200 November 24, 1994
This Mexican spirit is obtained by distilling pulque Tequila 300 November 24, 1994
French Chablis is made of this grape that produces some of the finest California white wine Chardonnay 400 November 24, 1994
This potent liqueur, now banned in many countries, has been called "The Green Muse" Absinthe 500 November 24, 1994
The name of this aromatic wine found in martinis comes from the German word for wormwood vermouth 100 November 7, 1994
The sour mash type of this Kentucky whiskey is made by adding part of the old mash to new batches bourbon 200 November 7, 1994
It's the spirit found in a daiquiri cocktail rum 300 November 7, 1994
This country produces a resinated wine called kokkineli in addition to the more famous retsina Greece 400 November 7, 1994
Zubrowka is a Polish form of this spirit with a bit of buffalo grass steeped in it vodka 500 November 7, 1994
Bourbon was named for a county in this "Bluegrass State" Kentucky 100 November 11, 1993
Though it's colorless, odorless & not aged, it still packs a wallop in a bloody Mary Vodka 200 November 11, 1993
The whiskey in a seven and seven comes from this country Canada 300 November 11, 1993
At his first sip of this, Dom Perignon cried, "I am tasting stars!" champagne 400 November 11, 1993
A Brandy Alexander contains brandy, cream & this flavor of liqueur chocolate 500 November 11, 1993
This flavor of schnapps puts the "fuzz" in a fuzzy navel peach 100 July 5, 1993
Cocktails with "Jamaica" in their names usually contain this liquor rum 200 July 5, 1993
Tom & John are the most famous members of this tall, cool cocktail "family" Collins 300 July 5, 1993
To make a negroni, combine campari with these 2 martini ingredients gin & vermouth 400 July 5, 1993
Like anisette, pernod is often described as tasting like this candy licorice 500 July 5, 1993
This word that follows golden, silver & gin in cocktail names refers to the addition of soda water fizz 100 November 16, 1990
The flowers of this plant give beer its bitter taste hops 200 November 16, 1990
This brandy made from hard cider was called Jersey lightning in Colonial times applejack 300 November 16, 1990
This juice makes a cape codder cocktail red cranberry juice 400 November 16, 1990
The name of this California co. means a wooden seat built into a wall near an open fireplace Inglenook 500 November 16, 1990
It puts the fizz in a gin fizz Soda Water/Club Soda 100 January 22, 1990
A favorite drink in colonial New England was "Blackstrap", a mixture of molasses & this potent potable Rum 200 January 22, 1990
From the Latin for "openers", they include Campari & Dubonnet Aperitifs 300 January 22, 1990
Korbel, Cook's & Piper-Heidsieck Champagne Brands 400 January 22, 1990
Federal regulations say it must be distilled from a mash of not less than 51% corn Bourbon 500 January 22, 1990
Caramel is added to make the darker varieties of this liquor made from molasses rum 100 November 8, 1989
Type of white wine that comes in Alsatian & Johannisberg varieties Riesling 200 November 8, 1989
Named for a Portuguese island, this fortified wine traveled well & was popular in colonial America Madeira 300 November 8, 1989
Trader Vic's Bartender's Guide says don't use bottled lime juice unless you're making this drink gimlet 400 November 8, 1989
In 1915 the French outlawed this wormwood-flavored liqueur 1st made commercially by Pernod in 1797 absinthe 500 November 8, 1989
A fifth equals about 1/5 of this a U.S. gallon 100 November 9, 1988
Claiming U.S. creation of this "Gaelic" drink, San Francisco's Buena Vista Cafe sells some 2,200 cups daily Irish coffee 200 November 9, 1988
This strong, dark type of beer takes its name from Einbeck, Germany, where it was first made bock beer 300 November 9, 1988
It's usually made with bourbon, sugar, mint, and crushed ice a mint julep 400 November 9, 1988
Whiskey sours and daiquiris are similar except that daiquiris contain this instead of whiskey rum 500 November 9, 1988
It's the French region synonymous with sparkling wine Champagne 100 April 7, 1988
Kirin is a beer from this country Japan 200 April 7, 1988
Taxes on this liquor are reported to provide 17% of the U.S. Virgin Islands gov't budget rum 300 April 7, 1988
In the song, "American Pie", it's what "them good ole boys were drinkin'" whiskey & rye 400 April 7, 1988
A district in Tuscany lent its name to this wine which comes in a straw-covered flask chianti 500 April 7, 1988
It's added to a gin fizz to make it fizz carbonated soda (or soda water or carbonated water) 100 December 17, 1986
Whether called a golden spike, golden screw. or screwdriver, it just contains these 2 liquids vodka & orange juice 200 December 17, 1986
From Latin "to open", it's a drink taken to open a meal an apéritif 300 December 17, 1986
Mixer's measure that can run about 1/32 of an ounce, not 100 yards a dash 400 December 17, 1986
It's said Jefferson Davis used to lace this bourbon drink with a tablespoonful of French brandy a mint julep 500 December 17, 1986
Flavor shared by tia maria & gallweys coffee 100 November 20, 1986
The French term for a wine waiter sommelier 200 November 20, 1986
Italian for "sparkling", its use is applied to genuine sparkling wines spumante 300 November 20, 1986
Traditionally, in England, 2 jiggers equal 1 jack, & 2 jacks equal this a jill 400 November 20, 1986
This grain is the main ingredient of both Irish & Scotch whiskey barley 500 November 20, 1986
For wines, it never means the opposite of wet dry 100 November 14, 1985
Bacardi, America's single best-selling brand of liquor, is this type rum 200 November 14, 1985
This series built around wine currently makes your TV a potent portable <i>Falcon Crest</i> 300 November 14, 1985
Brooklynite Jennie Churchill, Winston's mother, created this whiskey & vermouth cocktail Manhattan 400 November 14, 1985
Slivovitz is a brandy made from this fruit plum 500 November 14, 1985
In 1935 Kreuger's Cream Ale was the first beer sold in these cans 100 September 24, 1984
Never swallowing, they sip, swish, gargle, then spit out what they sample what wine tasters do 200 September 24, 1984
This 19th century Philadelphia distiller's name became slang for liquor Booze 300 September 24, 1984
Derived from Hindu word for "5", describing number of ingredients mixed in a large bowl punch 400 September 24, 1984
C2H5OH the formula for alcohol 500 September 24, 1984