stay on the tippy top of what celebrities are drinking check
out my friend, The
Party Girl from E! Online gives you the scoop on all the
Hollywood parties. She has a great section called Tips
& Dips that is full of the sips & nips the stars
are eating and drinking.
Maddow, political broadcast host has a side interest
in cocktails. Lemme tell ya, she's done her homework and I'm impressed.
Below is a YouTube video of her Cocktails of the Fifties.
do the stars drink? Well, I asked my bartender friends all over
the world and below is what they told me.
Elizabeth II; Gordon’s Gin & Tonic with 3 slices
of lemon while visiting Australia. Johnny Depp; Blueberry & Ginger Bourbon Sour
at the Buddha
Bar in Paris. Vanessa Paradis; Strawberry Mojito at the Buddha
Bar in Paris. Kylie Minogue (Singer & Actress from Australia);
Lychee Martinis at the Opium in Belfast. George Lucas; Old Fashioned.
Ripa; Heineken. Mark Consuelos; Heineken. Alan Jackson; Bushwhackers on his private yacht. A young Barbra Streisand; Champagne Cocktail
at the Playboy Mansion. John Travolta; Bombay Sapphire Martini.
Theron in a 1998 Martini commercial.
Hal Nederham; Absolut Citron, rocks with twist
of lemon. Buddy Hackett; Gin Ricky. Cal Ripkin; Rum Runner at Walt Disney World. John Ashton; Dewar’s & Water. Jerry O’Connell; Cosmopolitan in Australia.
Clooney in a 2007 Martini commercial.
Hulk Hogan; Piña Colada at The
Grand Floridian at Walt Disney World. Alan Cumming; Martini. John Leguizamo; Moet White Star Champagne. Britt Leach; Scotch on the rocks. Karen Carpenter; Scotch on the rocks. Princess Stephanie of Monaco; Vodka and Pink
Smith in a 1979 Martini commercial.
Lou Ferrigno; Strawberry Daiquiri and Kir. Tsar Nicolas II (Russian Tsar); Champagne with
a drop of yellow Chartreuse. Oliver Reed; Bloody Mary at Harry's
Bar in Paris. Chevy Chase; Piña Colada at Walt Disney
World. Peter O'Toole; Sidecar. Liv Tyler; Strawberry Daiquiri.
Elizabeth Hurley; Stinger. Terri Garr; Mai Tai. President Nixon; Rum & Coke. David Lee Roth; Jack Daniels straight from the
bottle. Naomi Campbell & Kate Moss; Champagne Cocktails
at the Absolut
Bar in Vienna. Simon Le Bon (Duran Duran); Caipiroska. Mike Ditka (American football player & coach);
Cape Cod. Jim Belushi; Grappa, Red wine & Rémy
Courtney Thorne-Smith; Rosé wine. Whitney Houston; Belvedere Martini. President Gerald Ford; Gin & Tonic. Andy McDowell; Midori Sour. Jeff Gordon; White Wine Spritzer Johnny Halliday (French singer & actor);
Woodford Reserve Old Fashioned. David Bowie; Bombay Sapphire Martini.
Paris Hilton; Tequila
Jane Birkin (French Actress); Appletini at the Fu
Bar in Paris. Julia Roberts; Scorpino. ( 2oz premium vodka,
1oz Cointreau, 2oz cream, 1 big scoop lemon Italian ice then blend
and serve). Hunter S. Thompson (author of Fear and Loathing
in Las Vegas);Chartreuse on the rocks. Queen Elizabeth; Yellow Chartreuse after a Fish
and Chip lunch at Claridges. Elizabeth Montgomery; Sidecar, Sazarac, White
Wine, Smirnoff Bloody Mary and Smirnoff Screwdriver at the Playboy
Robert Stack; Early Times & Water. President Herbert Hoover; Martini. Jack Benny; Gin Martini. Bing Crosby; Bourbon neat. The Smithereens, The London Suede, Morning 40 Federation,
and Bon Jovi; Chartreuse on the rocks. Dean Martin; Pinch Scotch & Soda, Dewar’s
Scotch & Soda, and Ginger ale on the rocks with a little Scotch
on the rim so that it looked and smelled like a drink at the Playboy
Mansion. Frank Sinatra; Bourbon & Water and Scotch
Peter Lawford; Rob Roy, Grants & Water, and
Pink Lady at the Playboy Mansion. Janis Joplin; 100 proof Southern Comfort neat
and Tiger's Paw (2 oz of 100 proof Southern Comfort, double dash
of Roses Lime then topped with soda). Jock Mahoney: Bourbon & Water and Bourbon
neat with a beer back. Sally Field; Grasshoppers made with vanilla ice
cream . Tony Curtis; 100 proof Smirnoff on the rocks
with a twist. Sammy Hagar; Cabo Wabo Margarita. A young Goldie Hawn; Miller High Life at the
Julia Robert’s favorite drink from Portugal
2 oz. Vodka
2 oz. cream
1 big scoop of Italian lemon Ices
Blend all ingredients and serve.
My friend, Kyle Branche has tended bar in LA for many years. Here are a few celbrity's he has served. Also, check out Kyle's site here.
Clint Eastwood - Cabernet
Charles Bronson - Corona
Richard Mulligan (Soap) - Opal Nera straight up
Slash - Jack on-the-rocks
Pink - Dirty Martini
Martin Landau - Vodka Martini straight up
Raquel Welch - Champagne
Joe Namath - Absolut on-the-rocks
Andy Garcia - Negroni's and Grey Goose Martinis straight up
Pamela Anderson - Mai Tai
Marv Fleming (Dolphins, Packers) - Coors Light
Natalie Shaffer (Mrs. Thurston Howell III - Gilligan's Island) - Scotch and milk on-the-rocks
Marty McSorley (LA Kings hockey) - Beers and Shots
Elvira (Cassandra Peterson) and Pee Wee Herman (Paul Reuben) - Vodka/Soda and Vodka/Cranberry
Mick Jones (Foreigner) - Stoli on-the-rocks
Renee Zelweiger - Cosmic Messenger
David Krumholtz (Numbers) - Patron Margarita
Shirley Jones - Bombay Sapphire Martini
George Chakiris (62' Oscar Winner - West Side Story) - Keoke Coffee
Bud Yorkin (Producer - All in the Family, Blade Runner, etc) - Cabernet
Richard Chamberlain - Ketel One Martini straight up with a side-shot of cold olive brine
Alexander the Grrreat; Gin crème de cacao,
and sweet cream over corn flakes. Black Sabbath; Kahlúa and Mogen David
wine Blind Faith; Wood alcohol and sacramental wine Ellen Melon Degeneres; melon vodka and melon
liqueur over wind up teeth George Bush; George Dickel Bourbon and Busch
beer Gorbachev; Vodka with a splash of port wine Halle Very Berry-tini; Blackberry brandy, strawberry
vodka, raspberry rum, blueberry schnapps & cranberry juice Marie Antoinette; Bourbon, cake mix, and flat
beer Mary Poppins; Vodka, tomato juice, and a spoonful
of sugar and decorated with a paper umbrella. Peter, Paul, and Mary; Potassium nitrate, Paul
Masson wine, and tomato juice Reese’s Pieces Witherspoon-tini; Vanilla
vodka, chocolate liqueur and a handful of Reese’s Pieces Sinead O'Connor; Irish whiskey and Nair Skid Roe; Muscatel and caviar Three Men and a Baby; Jim Beam, Jack Daniel's,
Johnnie Walker, and Enfamil baby formula