One drink at a time!

Welcome to it's all about the cocktail, a unique site for you to explore. It's all about the cocktail you could say is the story of my life. I love to share my passion for creating mouth-watering cocktails with friends, family and now I can share with you, my loyal readers. Read on, share your thoughts & enjoy!

May 3, 2018

Rum drink out on the balcony at sunset.

Ray's sunset rum drink with Cullen standing guard. It's kind of a habit to relax outside and a good bonding exercise with the dog.   I think he likes it just as much.

Sometimes, a beer just goes better with dinner, (or after d...

August 28, 2016

Making Mai Tai's Trader Vic's style.  How do you make yours?

For this I used 2 rums -Hamilton & Appleton with Pierre Ferrand dry orange curacao. What rums do you use?  Do you enjoy Mai Tai's?

I would normally use crushed ice but wanted to save time this day.................

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My story

Ray O'Brien

A life-changing car crash, being in a coma for 33 days and having to start my life all over again due to drinking and driving, led me to creating this site where I can advocate drinking responsibly. At the same time, I wanted to share my passion for creating cocktails at home for my friends and family, and now with you. 

So please check out my videos, and posts. Share your thoughts and have a drink, cheers!


Thanks for your interest in it's all about the cocktail. For more information, feel free to get in touch and I will get back to you soon!


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