Tonya Haze

Born and raised in the Frozen Tundra (a.k.a. the Upper Peninsula of Michigan).  Tonya wandered around the Midwest for several years – Lower Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska – before landing here in Wisconsin (is it weird to take a job just so you can have unlimited access to cheese? #AskingForAFriend)

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Greyhound

I love the Grayhound cocktail because it is so simple. Just two ingredients! The story of this cocktail is that it started being made around 1930, but since gin was the alcohol of choice in those days, it was made with gin, and just called a grapefruit cocktail. Then in 1945, Harper’s Magazine printed a…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Cucumber Lime Margarita

It’s Cinco de Mayo! Normally, I would be celebrating by going out for tacos and margaritas with friends. But today, I’m doing take-out and making margaritas myself! I came across this recipe and realized that it’s perfect for today. Not only do I have all the ingredients to make it, I have a cucumber that…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Bantha Milk

Today is May the 4th! Star Wars day! So we absolutely have to have a Star Wars inspired cocktail tonight. The drink is inspired by the blue milk that Luke drinks in the first Star Wars movie, when he lives with his Aunt Beru on Tatooine, and that’s what she serves him. It’s also a slightly…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Mint Julep

Today would have been the 146th running of the Kentucky Derby, but due to the coronavirus, it has been postponed until September 5th, 2020. The only other time that it’s been postponed in it’s history was at the end of World War II. Normally, this is the weekend I would put on a wild hat,…read more »

Toolbox Cocktail

Quarantinis With Tonya: Toolbox Cocktail

Right now, WGLX wants to Rock Your Toolbox. Yes, we’re giving away some awesome tools! Click here to get the rules and details on how you can win. So I thought I would do something fun and make the Toolbox Cocktail. It uses several liquors that are considered standard to a bartender’s toolbox. Hmmm, I…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Dutch Mule

I love that I get to have drinks with you all while we’re all spending time staying safer at home, even if it’s only via the internet. I also love when I get messages from my listeners, so I was pretty excited when I got an email the other day from Tammie, who has been…read more »

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