Summer Gin Cocktails

Gin cocktails to cool off with this summer!       I don’t know if I enjoy a drink more than one with gin in it, for the summer! It’s such a great alcohol and can be mixed with so many other flavors to make these summer cocktails! Hope you enjoy them as much asRead more

Dishes and Drinks – A Tour with Discover Omaha

Read all about our evening with Discover Omaha Tours!       One of our favorite things to do when we travel to a new city is to find some of the best places to have a cocktail and if we are lucky food to match! Normally we have to travel a long way toRead more

A Mexican Mint Julep – A Mezcal Cocktail

The Mexican Mint Julep is a mezcal cocktail served in a rocks glass and topped with jalepeno and fresh mint.

In the spirit of both Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby, here is a mint cocktail to celebrate them together!       In the spring there aren’t a whole lot of holidays or events that call for big celebrations, but there are two days that tend to be a good excuse to breakRead more

Whiskey Cocktails for Summer

A great collection of whiskey cocktails for a refreshing happy hour this summer!       What better way to celebrate warm weather this summer than with some whiskey cocktails? We are sharing some of our own whiskey drinks, as well as some other blogger’s whiskey recipes! These will be the perfect way to coolRead more

Carrot Ginger Mimosa – An Easter Cocktail

Two Carrot Ginger Mimosas in Rolf Glass Gatsby Cocktail Flutes and spring flowers and easter eggs

A perfect cocktail for an Easter brunch! This carrot cocktail will be great for celebrating the holiday!       One request we always are asked about in the spring is if we have a cocktail that would be good for Easter. An Easter Cocktail has to be something a little unique, since unlike someRead more

Toasted Cream Irish Coffee – An Irish Whiskey Cocktail

A mug of Toasted Cream Irish Coffee garnished with Lucky Charm's Marshmallow

A coffee and Irish whiskey cocktail. How can you go wrong?       We are both big fans of coffee and you would be hard pressed to find a morning where we don’t have a big mug of coffee in hand. Coffee even finds a way into our after dinner routine pretty regularly whenRead more

Sonoma’s Sparkling Gem – Visiting Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards!

Hand holding a champange flute filled with Gloria Ferrer Blanc de Noirs Sparkling wine in front of a vista of the Sonoma Valley.
The Gloria Ferrer Blanc de Noirs has a beautiful color that blends perfectly with the Sonoma Valley landscape below!

Check out our experience with sparkling wine in Sonoma Valley!       Mornings in the Sonoma Valley can be magical, especially when the surrounding mountains slip into view as the warm sun chases the morning fog away. Add sipping a little fantastic sparkling wine while sitting on a terrace overlooking the beautiful Sonoma ValleyRead more

A Visit to Sonoma’s Spirited Side – Prohibition Spirits

Woman standing at the bar of the Prohibition Spirits Tasting Room in Sonoma, California

Check out our trip to an amazing Sonoma Valley distillery! We also used their Nocino to make a fabulous walnut cocktail!       When most people think about visiting Sonoma, they envision rolling hills covered in grapevines and beautiful tasting rooms, but there is a whole other side of Sonoma that has a trulyRead more

World Port Seafood – Boozy Tacos and Bourbon Shrimp

Pub Style Cod fillets from World Port Seafood are the fish in Spicy Fish Tacos with Rum soaked pinepple slices and fresh lime and cilantro.

Two fantastic seafood recipes for you to try! And of course, they are boozy! Bourbon Shrimp and Fried Cod Tacos with boozy pineapple!       Seafood isn’t something that is normally associated with living in Nebraska, but every spring in the weeks before Easter, Fridays become “Fish Fry-days” as folks around here observe LentRead more

Chai Toasted Cream White Russian – A Vodka Cocktail

Toasted cream is poured into a rocks glass containing a mixture of Kahlua, vodka and chai tea simple syrup, making a Chai Toasted Cream White Russian Cocktail.

We used the Instant Pot for an ingredient in this! A beautiful winter White Russian!       When people think of a pressure cooker like an Instant Pot they don’t associate it with anything to do with a cocktail, but like we found with our Cherry Toasted Cream Ramos Gin Fizz, you can takeRead more