Gift Guide for the Cocktail Enthusiast

With the holidays approaching, its time to start hunting out gifts for the cocktail enthusiast in your life, so we put our heads together and came up with some things that we think the cocktail lover in your life might enjoy. Some of these are basics, while some will help you take your cocktail gameRead more

Tom and Jerry – A Brandy Cocktail

Tom-and-Jerry-brandy-cocktail

Every year after the turkey and trimmings have been consumed and about the time everyone starts to get hungry for pie, someone will break out the mixer and the hot water and make up a big batch of hot drinks called the Tom and Jerry. For us, breaking out the Tom and Jerry drinks isRead more

Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodle Whoopie Pies

Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodle Whoopie Pies

There is nothing quite like a fresh out of the oven baked good to help chase the chill of winter away, so on when the temperatures start getting cold, we love to bake something so that we can warm the house up. With two little boys in our house, one thing that is always welcomeRead more

Salted Bourbon Butterscotch White Russian – A Vodka Cocktail

Salted Bourbon Butterscotch White Russian Cocktail

When we started playing around with fall flavors, butterscotch was not at the top of our list, instead going for lots of apple cider, spice and maple. But when we came up with our Salted Bourbon Butterscotch Sauce, we knew we would have to come up with a cocktail to use it in! We wereRead more

The Ginger Snap – A Scotch Cocktail

The Ginger Snap - a Scotch Cocktail

When we start getting into the holiday season, we start getting excited because that means it is time for lots of delicious baked goods, especially cookies that use lots of baking spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, gloves and ginger. One cookie we always love is the ginger snap, a cookie full dark sugars and spice, withRead more

Maple Old Fashioned – A Bourbon Cocktail

Maple Old Fashioned

The Old Fashioned might be the most famous and original American cocktail, and since Thanksgiving was originally an American holiday we figured serving an Old Fashioned would be a great cocktail to serve on Thanksgiving. When we sit down to plan our Thanksgiving meal, one thing we always have to plan for is a goodRead more

The Maple and Cider Kentucky Mule

The Maple and Cider Kentucky Mule - A Bourbon Cocktail

We have been having one of the most beautiful falls recently, with perfect warm days and cool evenings. These kind of fall days make for colorful trees and beautiful days for sitting outside enjoying the scenery. Highlighting that beautiful scenery are a couple of big beautiful maple trees that turn brilliant blazing orange and redsRead more

Double Chocolate Kahlua Parfait with Bear Naked Custom Granola

Double Chocolate Kalhua Parfait With Bear Naked Granola

Remember a couple of years ago when Jeopardy had a special event that pitted their all time champions against Watson, a supercomputer developed by IBM to answer questions and help revolutionize the way that industries would use computing in the future? Soon we were hearing about Watson being used in medicine, weather forecasting, marketing analysisRead more