Archive for the ‘Pre-Raid Mana Buffs’ Category


Pre-Raid Mana Buffs : Why is it so popular?

Why do we consume alcoholic beverages at all? Back before modern technology made preserving consumables possible, the masses drank alcoholic beverages because it was the only thing they could be sure wouldn’t kill them.  The side effect of it making them forget all their earthly troubles was a total bonus. Fast forward to present day, […]


Pre Raid Mana Buffs – BarCode 1.0

Here is the first volume of drink choice’s I’ll be featuring at BarCode. Fortitude Buff Margarita Lyssa 1/2 oz. of Patron Silver Tequila 1/2 oz. of Tres Generations Silver Tequila 1/2 oz. of Quervo Silver Tequila 1/2 oz. of Grand Mariner Orange Liqueur 1 oz. of Pineapple Juice You may notice that there is no […]


Pre Raid Mana Buff – DBM: Cataclysm

If you’ve traversed the new Patch 5.0.4, you might have noticed something.  Your Deadly Boss Mods update isn’t providing you with needed information in 5-mans or Dragon Soul Raids.  Any Cata Raids for that matter. This is because the latest DBM is for Mists of Pandaria 5 mans and Raids only.  You have to manually […]


Pre Raid Mana Buffs

Its been too long since we buffed up people.  To get us rolling again I’ll start with a simple, yet little enjoyed elixer. Say hello to the Skinny Bitch. To make a Skinny Bitch take 1 1/2 oz. of Vodka, I like Ketel One, and mix with Diet Coke.  Much like a Vodka and Soda […]


Pre Raid Mana Buffs

Dr. Grokk Smash requested a drink to be featured. He called it a Sledgehammer. He mentioned the ingrediants, but what stuck with me was the Drambuie addtion to the cocktail. Before I get into the actual elixer, lets discuss what Drambuie is. Drambuie is an 80 proof liqueur made from whisky, honey, herbs, and spices. […]


Pre Raid Mana Buffs

I’ve got two off beat cocktails for you today. The Salty Dog & Grey Hound. Both drinks are made exactly the same, with one garnish difference. To make a Grey Hound, combine Ruby 4 oz of Red Grapefruit with 1.5 oz. of your Favorite Vodka over crushed ice. Shake in a Stainless Steal ‘Tin’ and […]


Pre Raid Mana Buffs

85º F today.  That’s 29.5º C for you Canadians.  It’s only March 15th.  To prepare you for the Hot Spring and Summer on the way, I present you with my Pool Side Mana Buff Menu! The Ice Pick – Combine Vodka and Sweet Tea over crushed Ice.  Add an actual Ice Pick for uneasy glances […]


Pre Raid Mana Buffs

Zyley – “I’ll have a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon.” Panzer – “Do you have a pink wine?” Zyley – “Ignore him, bring the Paladin a glass of Pinot Noir.” Panzer – “No, I like the pink stuff.  Tastes like punch!” Zyley – “/facepalm” Wine making has been around since, well… forever (6,000 BC).  It’s a […]


Pre Raid Mana Buffs

Mardi Gras. You. Are. Not. Prepared. By definition Mardi Gras is the time of decadence before the Catholic observance of Lent. Lent is the celebration of Christ’s time spent in the tomb and resurrection, which spans from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday. 40 days. During those 40 days you are supposed to give up something […]


Pre Raid Mana Buffs

The world’s most used psychoactive drug… Caffeine. We all know it, and we all love it, but what is it? Caffeine is a crystalline stimulant, natural pesticide and is toxic to house pets.  Humans love it.  It is naturally derived from plants  and can be found in the Coffee berry, Tea leaves and Guarana berries […]