Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Journey to the Draft is an organic, unscripted, docu-series that follows three college football players, all with promising professional careers. These young men attend different schools across the country and play a variety of positions on the field, but at the end of the day they share one goal:to play in the NFL. The AOL docu-series follows players Leonard Williams, Kevin White and Marcus Peters.
Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
We're thinking blue this week, a little gin and curacao along with some creme de banane is a rocking good time. Don't forget ...
the heavy cream!
Tags:Caribbean Sunset Cocktail Recipe,Caribbean Sunset,cocktail recipe,creme de banane,alcohol,cocktail
Grab video code:
This episode is brought to you by awesomedrinks.com where the best drinks begin and Cavallino Tequila rated best.
Welcome to Common Man Cocktails I’m your host Derrick Schommer and today were going to do the Caribbean Sunset or Caribbean Sunset depending on your accent or where your from I don’t know. Which once right, which one is wrong send me and email at me now.
What were going to have today is a little gin were going to use some G-vine gin the floor is on, creamed the banana. Now the trick here is we’ve had a couple of people say “We like to cream the banana episode” but we can’t do all of them because there’s a lot of alcohols when you want to make every drink we’ve done. So I’m going to try and this recipe is kind of fall to some of the alcohols we’ve used so you might if you bought this for other recipes like our shooters. Then you might already have this because I know this was using the same shooter that this was used in.
Were going to use a little brandy, oh, my gosh, it’s like sticky and an ounce of lemon juice. Were going back to the cream, we got a little more cream. This time it’s just a half ounce of cream were going to put it all in a high bowl glass from the awesomedrinks.com and if there is anything else I think that’s were going to–typically this would call for orange slice and a maraschino cherry. I’ve got these two huge cherries I mean these are actually probably their maraschino cherries but they’re made of ice cream. So if you’re wondering where to get them look in the ice cream section you might find them over there too.
So lets get started what we’ll do is just pour in our lemon juice there we go we just sour it up a little bit we got a lot of sweetness here. So what were going to do is an ounce of all of the alcohols, so let’s start with the acid gin nice and clear so it’s not going to add any effects. The Caribbean Sunset’s is going to have an effect which is why were going to do the grenadine last, we’ll do an ounces of blue curacao and this is super blue.
And this is going to end up sort of looking like that frostbite but without the tequila. And we’ll do and ounce of the crème of banana. Banana is kind of tropical it fits well in the drink. And the yellowish is going to give it a little green hue to it, which is kind of neat. An then were going to finish with just half a ounce of cream but a half ounce of cream is enough to drastically impact what the string is going to look like. It’s going to lighten up. Look at that isn’t that art work right there, pretty.
I already got this, already iced up now I can give it a little crazy because you got to be tricky and let’s get the ice in here without making a mess. That’s a lot of ice, I figured it would melt by now but it has not. So there you go that’s going to be build that were going to shake up. So let’s shake it up. And loose them, just a little bit. It could be worst.
Now were going to pour that right into our highball glass. There you go so that’s your base drink there is your sky now to get the Sunset effect is very similar to a tequila sunrise where you’ve got the red coming out of the bottom. Were going to knew that same effect here.
Just dump a little grenadine there’s no need to over do it otherwise things will look a little too red and a little too sweet. So what you have is that slow rise, grenadine seems to be extremely heavy and usually always sinks to the bottom unless you have puss cafe style drink still it’s going to be at the bottom. So there you can kind of get the effects of the sunset there. Overall I don’t really consider that impressive of a presentation because it doesn’t really blend extremely well but it’s good enough it’s really about the taste when it comes down to it.
So let’s taste it. Like a grenadine which actually kind of complements the sweetness with the banana’s there’s a little floral gin in there and not too bad you’ve got the – it’s really sweet drink but not over, over the top sweet I think that the cream helps kind of sub-do it and bring it something that’s not so crazy. So you're not going to feel like all sticking goopy inside.
Overall, though it’s not too bad, the cream does thicken it a little bit but not as much as I would think from the prospect was a little more than that. so there you go that’s the Caribbean Sunset. Remember to go to EverydayDrinkers.TV leave a comment in one of the last five fore so episodes and you're enter to win randomly if you live in Canada or United States for our contest were going to be giving away two awesome tickly-God-head-classes.
Courtesy of well me and awesomedrinks.com or order those and shift up and we ship them off to you that contest is going to end up on 30th so we’ll start and were getting close and there you go. Caribbean Sunset, also remember check out our sponsor this is Cavillior on Tequila 93.rated on about $20.00, $23.00 for the represado it’s a great vein if you can get this at your liqueur store pick it up and try you know and trust me this is going to be good. It’s going to be awesome; I’m your host Derrick Schommer and were teaching you how to drink.