Spicy Mayo, Meet, Jake Dart

On my latest trip abroad i met Jake. When we met, I was a little bashful, of his seeming ease with all the homies, but I was quick to ease, with HIS ease…with the bottle.  This guy could drink.  I don’t mean he could drink tonnes and tonnes of beer. No more some one who could dress would be complimented for his ability to get dressed super fast or to wear a whole lot of clothes.  Jake did it with style.  While I was attempting to get my proper buzz on with under-alcoholized beer after under-alcoholized local beer, he knew when to switch from beers on the beach, to pre-dinner cocktails, to vino with dinner, and cocktails later to keep the evening ascending.  Never seeming bent, always on point.  Kinda like he’d been on vacation his whole life, but remained ever enthusiastic.  One day after a harsh bender in a surf town called Jaco, I caught him post morning surf sesh at the hotel bar ordering a Bloody Mary.  Of course!  In this photo, Jake and his special lady friend Roey, were headed out to San Jose for the flight home.  Without a doubt, Jake disappears only to reappear ready for the 5 hour road trip with a mitt of these canned Rum and cokes.  Classic.

2 Comments

  1. crust says:

    I remember the first time I realized there was a rhyme and reason to drinking for pleasure. I went out for dinner with some servers from my work and they showed me how it was done. If I go out for dinner with them we always have bubbles first, then cocktail, wine with dinner, port with dessert and then whiskey or scotch.

    Great blog guys!

  2. Bill Bailey says:

    Is that a Cubra Libre in a can?

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