The 2011 Seersucker Social: Giving credit where it’s due.

Saturday June 4, 2011, marked a remarkable day in Washington D.C. The 2nd annual Seersucker Social encouraged over 500 well-dressed bicyclists to pedal through Washington Neighborhoods and over 900 folks to enjoy a beautiful spring day at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. When so many choose to join Dandies & Quaintrelles in an impressive display of style, refinement and taste, we are obliged to reward them by doing our part to contribute... Read More

Hendrick’s Gin: Appreciated Sponser of the Seersucker Social.

Images from flickr by 2010 Seersucker Social Attendees: Max Cook, Karon Flag & Matt Steenhoek. Hendrick’s Gin Brand Ambassador, Jim Ryan crafted his delicious summer cocktails for us again at the 2011 Seersucker Social. Mike Cherner of Mie N Yu  returned with a bar by the Adirondack Building at Hillwood Estates, Museum & Gardens. The two master mixologists have brought their expertise to the two previous Dandies & Quaintrelles... Read More

Cocktail Review: Hendrick’s Cucumber Cooler

Does this warm weather have you craving a cool summer drink? Perhaps your mind has wandered back to an afternoon of Cucumber Coolers and croquet at last summer’s D&Q Seersucker Social. Light, ambrosial, and refreshingly different, Hendrick’s Cucumber Cooler is that leisurely summer afternoon in a highball glass.  Hendrick’s Gin derives its unique flavor from an infusion of Bulgarian Rose followed by a cucumber mash, giving it... Read More