Homemade Banana Liqueur

A bottle full of homemade banana liqueur sits on a wooden bar top next to a small shot glass with banana liqueur in it while tiki mugs sit alongside.

So we made some homemade Banana Liqueur!     What would you do with 80 pounds of bananas? This was a situation that we found ourselves in, when we had a friend drop off two 40 pound cases of bananas! Well one can only make so many loaves of banana bread! With us being enterprisingRead more

National Bloody Mary Day with Mamont Vodka

A pair of rocks glasses and a glass pitcher filled with a Bloody Mary cocktails sits on a wooden bar top with a bottle of Mamont Vodka alongside to celebrate National Bloody Mary Day.

National Bloody Mary Day is January 1! Make sure to celebrate with this spicy bloody mary recipe!     So with January 1st being the start of a new year, people are making lots of new resolutions to make the next year better! One resolution we think we will be making (and actually keeping!) willRead more

Honey Bourbon and Pear Cider Cocktail

A wine gass sits on a wooden bar top along side a bottle of Barenjager Honey and Bourbon.

This Honey Bourbon and Pear Cider cocktail combines great winter flavors like pine, pear and grapefruit. These flavors go great with the honey of Barenjager Honey and Bourbon!           Pin It HERE!       For those of us that live in areas where winter spreads its icy chill, winter canRead more

Pine Old Fashioned – A Whiskey Cocktail

A close up shot of a Pine Old Fashioned Cocktail in a crystal rocks glass on a wooden bar top.

A Pine Old Fashioned perfect for the winter season!     This Pine Old Fashioned is another in a group of twists on classic cocktails. We love a good Old Fashioned, which is one of the simplest cocktails, made with sugar, whiskey and bitters. That simplicity makes them perfect for changing to easily fit theRead more

Holiday Ginger Flip – A Whiskey Cocktail

A close up of the Holiday Ginger Flip Cocktail and a bottle of Cask and Crew Ginger Spice Whiskey.

This Holiday Ginger Whiskey Flip will be a great cocktail for your Thanksgiving or Holiday table!     In our house the holidays give us lots of excuses to get together with friends and family. All those celebrations are a joy, but somehow we always get to make the cocktails! (I wonder why?!) This yearRead more

Grindelwald’s Goblet – Fantastic Beasts Halloween Cocktail

The Grindlewald Goblet - A creen cocktail in a skeleton wine glass with dry ice smoke coming from it.

This color changing Halloween Cocktail celebrates the new movie The Crimes of Grindelwald, and the Harry Potter Universe!       We are big fan’s of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books and the fantastic immersive world that she created in these stories and after the books, the movies! One thing we always liked about theRead more

Vampire Cynar Negroni

The Vampire Cynar Negroni combines Reposado Dry Gin, Cynar, and strawberry infused Campari to make this cocktail, perfect for a Halloween party, especially when served with a dry ice chip to make a rolling fog from the cocktail!

A spooky twist on the classic Negroni cocktail! This Cynar Negroni is flavorful and made perfect for Halloween with Dry Ice!     Being folks that write about cocktails, we love the time around Halloween! Not only does it mean fall has arrived with all its fun flavors, but it also is a great excuseRead more

Professor’s Poisoned Apple – Scotch Cocktail

With fall coming in with full force, we know you will be looking for cocktails for parties! Here’s a Scotch Halloween Cocktail to get you started!     When the weather starts to turn cool and the leaves start to turn beautiful colors around our neck of the woods, that means apples! When it getsRead more

The Cargo Cult – A Mezcal Tiki Cocktail

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A Coffee and Banana Tiki Cocktail that’s a great combo of tropical flavors!     This summer has been crazy season, with lots of overtime at work and not nearly enough cocktail blogging! All that extra work means a whole bunch of time dreaming about vacations to far away destinations like someplace with a beachRead more

Coconut Rum Painkiller – A Rum Cocktail

Coconut Rum Painkillers are a great rum, orange juice and pineapple Tiki Cocktail that is perfect for beating the heat!

What’s better than a twist on a classic tiki cocktail than adding MORE coconut as in this Coconut Rum Painkiller?     When summer rolls around and the warm evenings makes you feel like you are on a tropical island, you definitely need a cocktail that fully embraces the tropical vibe! What better way thanRead more