Funny Bunnies – Chocolate Easter Cocktails

Chocolate Easter Bunnies filled with a cocktail sit on a bar top garnished with spring flowers in front of a bottle of Mozart Dark Chocolate Liqueur.

Perfectly fun chocolate Easter cocktails, with Mozart Dark Chocolate Liqueur!     When you think of Easter baskets, there isn’t anything more iconic than those famous chocolate bunnies! And what better way to make an adult Easter basket than to make a chocolate cocktail as a sweet treat? We came up with the Funny Bunny,Read more

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

The Cargo Cult – A Mezcal Tiki Cocktail

Coffee, Coffee Bean, Coffee Liqueur, Banana Liqueur, pineapple juice, coconut cream, mezcal, cocktail, Tiki Cocktail, Tropical Flavors, tiki mug

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

The Rambler’s Ruby – A Tiki Cocktail

Close up of a pair of tiki glasses filled with The Rambler's Ruby, a tiki cocktail garnished with brandied cherries and a bruleed grapefruit.

A fabulous gin and mezcal Tiki Cocktail, that takes away the winter doldrums!       When you hear the word Tiki, you typically think of being served a sweet rum soaked cocktail full of fruit (and we love those!) but as more folks explore the world of Tiki, all kinds of drinks are beingRead more

Fall in Paradise – A Pineapple and Rum Cocktail

Fresh pineapple and candied cherries garnish the Fall in Paradise cocktail, a tiki cocktail full or great flavors!

A pineapple tiki cocktail to warm you up in the chilly weather!       When most people think of a tropical or tiki cocktail, they usually are thinking of sipping a drink by a pool on a warm summer’s day, but if you are like us and live in a spot where winter willRead more

Homemade Allspice Dram – For Tiki Cocktails

Homemade Allspice Dram

Allspice Dram is a great addition to any cocktail, but especially Tiki Cocktails!       With fall coming, it is the time for everything pumpkin spice and apple cider which means it is time to find new ways to bring delicious warm baking spices into our cocktails. Most people think about cinnamon and nutmegRead more

The Nene Bird – A Rum and Campari Tiki Cocktail

The Nene Bird - A Rum and Campari Cocktail

A great tropical tiki rum pineapple Campari cocktail!     We love a good classic cocktail, and spend a lot of time perusing old cocktail recipe books and menus and making our versions of them. One area we haven’t really hit is the world of Tiki, that mythical world of tropical drinks, flaming mugs andRead more

The Pineapple Express Punch

The Pineapple Express Punch is named after the yearly weather phenomenon that tends to occur around the holidays out on the west coast with storms coming across the Pacific from Hawaii bringing the rainy season and cool weather.  This year, the Pineapple Express has wrecked havoc on California with heavy rain and nearly hurricane forceRead more