Friday, June 24, 2011

Southern Boy

I’ll be ready for one of these tonight after this long week. It’s a Southern Boy cocktail that I tried while on vacation in the Outer Banks. I had one at The Blue Point Bar & Grill on the Currituck Sound. Great restaurant with a cool vibe and amazing views. And the cocktail? Oh-so-tasty. Wish I could find the ingredients for this bad boy – I know it has bourbon (why else would I order it?), kind of like a julep, but not nearly as sweet.

The lawn in front of The Blue Point Bar & Grill on the Currituck Sound in the Outer Banks. If you ever visit, pull up a chair, order a Southern Boy cocktail and enjoy the sunset.

The view from The Blue Point Bar & Grill

Tonight is date night – yay! The other day as I was getting dressed for work, I put on some strappy sandals and my daughter asked why I was wearing my “date shoes.” Gotta love it! So, tonight, I’ll definitely be sporting some date shoes and enjoying an evening out with my own Southern boy.

Everyone, I hope you have a fantabulous (yes, I declare that a word) weekend. What’s on your agenda? Hopefully some R&R with a bit of fun thrown in.

Images from and The Blue Point, Duck, NC


Danielle said...

I hope you go somewhere yummy for dinner! Have a great weekend.

paula said...

so fun! wish I was there now.

hostess of the humble bungalow said...

We are off on a weekend getaway...
I have never tried bourbon, I suppose I must sample it to see what all the fuss is about!

Anonymous said...

If dating was what got on too the point of marriage, why would one expect the marriage to last if that activity is not continued?
Long live date night.

helen tilston said...

It appears to be the week for Boys- Mad Boy (Hattatt's bog) now you say Bad Boy coctail.
Wishing you a wonderful evening.
We are dining alfresco at the Greek area of Toronto OPA!!
Helen Tilston

Tiffany from HOLIDAY said...

Cheers to date night!!! xoxo

Jo said...

Enjoy date night as well as the rest of your weekend. Cheers!


High Heeled Life said...

I'm a huge fan of date night ... marriage should not end the courtship or making time for each other.. !! xo HHL

The enchanted home said...

My sister just bought a beach house in the Outer Banks and we are due to visit them in August..cannot wait!! Will have to try that restaurant (and the cocktail:)

Sundresses and Smiles said...

Sounds fun--love the adirondack chairs!

Lily Lemontree said...

I see great minds think alike, both posting on cocktails to start the weekend!
You have to let me know if you find the recipe for this one, bourbon is my fav!

bevy said...

Love discovering a new cocktail!! Yea you!

Oh, and I hope y'all are doing ok after the tornados. I forget which L city you are in!

Karena said...

Out of the mouths of babes. You wear those strappy shoes!

That view is amazing! I'm not much into bourbon you could change my mind though!

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