BOOZY SHAKES: THE DUDE Friday, September 20, 2013

the dudeWhichever way you dice it, a White Russian’s a White Russian.

Every bartender makes one, and every bartender makes his or hers the same way.

At least that’s what you used to think.

Our White Russian, dubbed The Dude, is made with the requisite vodka and the requisite Kahlúa, ‘cept instead of half and half—and sorry, Dude, but non-dairy creamer’s kinda gauche—we use vanilla ice cream.

White Russians can be tricky—they’re pretty sweet and fairly potent—so if you’re only gonna drink one, why not make it count?