Chocolate Bourbon Tart for Valentine’s Day with Baker’s

Chocolate Bourbon Tart with Strawberries

With Valentine’s Day coming up, lots of us are thinking about what kind of plans we can come up with to make this romantic day a success! A lot of people make plans to go out to restaurants, but that can sometimes be a real pain, especially when everyone else wants to go out onRead more

Sweet Potato Guacamole Bacon Bites

Sweet Potato Guacamole Bacon Bites

With the big game coming up we were thinking about something we could bring to our friends’ big watch party. With lots of party goers watching in multiple rooms we knew there would be lots of chips and dip and great finger foods for snacking and mingling. We decided that we would combine the dipRead more

The Pink Pear – A Gin and Grapefruit Cocktail

The Pink Pear - A Gin and Grapefruit cocktail

As you might have noticed, we kind of are obsessed with cocktails, reading about them, writing about them, creating them and more importantly getting to drink them and share the experiences with you our readers! Its always nice to get some recognition for hard work, so when the fine folks at Drizly, who know theirRead more

The Tre Agrumi – A Vodka Cocktail

The Tre Agrumi - A Vodka Cocktail

In the weeks following New Years we start thinking about lots of great citrus based cocktails we can make thanks to the bounty of fresh citrus that starts appearing in the stores in winter. We love to use fresh citrus in cocktails during the winter, because the bright flavors and sunny feelings the citrus bringsRead 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

The Royal Raspberry – A Raspberry Manhattan Cocktail

Royal Raspberry - A Raspberry Manhattan Cocktail

One cocktail that is always on the menu in our house is the venerable Manhattan, a cocktail made with rye whiskey, vermouth and a dash of bitters. The small ingredient list may make this sound like a really simple cocktail, but in reality, this just makes putting really good ingredients into your drink even moreRead more

The Cranberry Sweet and Sour with Smirnoff Sourced Cranberry Apple Vodka

The Cranberry Sweet and Sour

With October being right around the corner and with it, trips to apple orchards and pumpkin patches competing for time on our calendar, we definitely are feeling that fall is in the air. While we were looking at the calendars we noticed a day that we thought might be near and dear to our readers’Read more