When The Beastie Boys song "Brass Monkey" was released in it left many people wondering what exactly is "Brass Monkey". Just so you know, The Beastie's are not rapping about an actual monkey made from brass.
We were going to do a Cinco de Mayo Drink, but felt this would be more appropriate today. There are a number of drinks named the Brass Monkey. We think the Beastie Boys would have been drinking this recipe, equal … .
You won't find the Brass Monkey on the menu at San Francisco's Little Star Pizza, but you need to know about it. Even if you're the type of pizza eater that scoffs at a deep dish pie, the Brass Monkey just may convert you.