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Aviation

Aviation

We’re shaking up another cocktail this week to toast Valentine’s Day. A subtle violet hue offers a glimpse into this intriguing vintage recipe – a delightful gin cocktail delivering delicate floral notes. The Aviation – said to have been created in 1917 by a German […]

Ginger, Gin and Beer Cocktails

Ginger, Gin and Beer Cocktails

Bright and crisp notes dance about with every sip of this cheery cocktail. Made with vibrant flavors, no one will believe it’s a fun blend of gin and beer! The first time I tried a cocktail with beer I’ll admit I was a bit skeptical. […]

The Scofflaw Cocktail

The Scofflaw Cocktail

Slightly sour with a sweet hint of pomegranate dancing around a great rye whiskey! Add a good squeeze of fresh lemon and a dash or two of orange bitters and you’ve got a delightful and gorgeous cocktail ready to usher in the New Year! What […]

Vieux Mot

Vieux Mot

It’s simple. Pour two beautiful spirits together with a splash of fresh lemon and sweeten with a swirl of simple syrup. Shake with ice until frosty and cold and you’ve just created a ridiculously delightful cocktail that makes for easy holiday entertaining! Vieux Mot, translation […]

Cranberry and Strawberry Gin Shrub Cocktail

Cranberry and Strawberry Gin Shrub Cocktail

Fresh and festive, this delightful cocktail is the perfect drink to celebrate with friends and family. Cranberries and strawberries are brightened with lime and highlighted by the botanicals of a great gin then topped with a splash of club soda to deliver that sparkle of […]

Pumpkin Scented Hot Toddy

Pumpkin Scented Hot Toddy

If you’re looking for the perfect brew to chase away the chill in the air this is a great place to start. It’s a marvelous blend of complex flavors that delicately weave their layers into complete harmony with beautiful notes of spice and maple swirling […]

Basil and Lemon Martinis

Basil and Lemon Martinis

Gather up that last bit of basil from your garden, a few lemons from the market and you’re on your way to shaking up a bright martini with subtle complexities. It’s an ideal way to toast the last of summer! At first whiff there’s an […]

Mojitos

Mojitos

Cold, crisp and oh, so refreshing! This is the perfect classic cocktail to beat the sweltering heat. Said to have roots in Havana, dating back over a century the mojito remains a summertime favorite. Born like many cocktails, both before and during Prohibition, using the […]

Strawberry and Basil Lemonade Cocktail

Strawberry and Basil Lemonade Cocktail

It’s so hot and steamy outside plus it’s the weekend – so let’s shakeup something cold, floral and refreshing! This gorgeous cocktail starts with three fresh summer ingredients. First are strawberries, now at their peak, their fragrance grabbing you as you stroll in the market. […]

Espresso Martinis

Espresso Martinis

It’s the middle of the week and I’m trying to decide if I need a bit of coffee for a burst of energy or a cocktail to wind things down. Think I’ll shake it up and do both! Rich, robust and ridiculously good. It’s a […]

Orange Sangria

Orange Sangria

Light and crisp with a wonderful flavor of orange citrus bouncing through your glass, playing quite nicely with a beautiful chardonnay! Though the calendar says it’s not officially summer, this vibrant sangria says otherwise! Sangria comes in all forms and flavors. This started off as […]

Southern Ginger Mint Margaritas

Southern Ginger Mint Margaritas

Most food historians agree that the margarita likely originated South of the Border, but this cocktail long ago became a Texas tradition. And with Cinco de Mayo on the calendar this weekend there’s sure to be a pitcher or two around town. So if you’re […]


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