The Pink Pear – A Gin and Grapefruit Cocktail

The Pink Pear - A Gin and Grapefruit cocktail

A great combination of winter flavors, this grapefruit and gin cocktail hits the spot!     As you might have noticed, we kind of are obsessed with cocktails. This includes reading about them, writing about them, creating them and more importantly getting to drink them and share with you, our readers! Its always nice toRead more

Grapefruit Smoked Salt London Mule – A Gin Cocktail

Grapefruit Smoked Salt London Mule

Check out this great twist on the classic London Mule – we smoked some salt for the rim, and added some great citrus for this great grapefruit gin mule cocktail!       With the long dark nights of winter upon us, we are always looking for ways to bring a splash of sunshine intoRead more

Lavender Bee’s Knees – A Gin Cocktail

Lavender Bee's Knees cocktail in a coupe

We love the flavors in this classic gin cocktail, light and herbal with the lavender, perfectly citrusy with the lemon! Cheers to summer with this Lavender Bee’s Knees!     We have been busy the last few weeks wrapping up the end of summer by finding ways to use our fresh herbs from our gardenRead more

Home Bar Essentials – Plus A Cocktail to Get you Started

Rhubarb fennel gin cocktail

A super interesting rhubarb and fennel combo cocktail! Also, a home bar essentials collection.     Way back when we first started exploring how to make cocktails, we essentially had an old souvenir shot glass and an old juice glass that came home with us from college years ago! Our setup worked for the simpleRead more

Concord Negroni Flip – Negroni Cocktail Recipe

A new take on the classic negroni cocktail. the Concord Negroni Flip uses concord grape syrup, cream, gin, Campari and sweet vermouth to make a real summer sipper.

A grape twist on the classic, with this grape Negroni Cocktail Recipe!     Every June there is a world wide celebration of one of the classic cocktails, the negroni. Started by Imbibe Magazine in 2013, Negroni Week has spread all over the globe as a way to celebrate the Negroni and give back toRead more

Ginger Cherry Smash – A Gin Cocktail

Ginger Cherry Smash Cocktail in a highball with a lime and cherries

One of our favorite ginger cocktails of ginger, cherry, mixed with gin! This cherry gin cocktail is perfect for spring!     With two boys playing sports and the two of us being active in lots of organizations, our weekends can get rather hectic, especially for our boys who sometimes need a little treat inRead more

The French Tart – Elderflower Cocktail

We used a unique gin in this elderflower cocktail, but any gin and grapefruit juice will do!     We occasionally run across recipes that immediately pique our interest, many times from some of our fellow food bloggers. Usually we end up putting these interesting recipes on our list of things to make! This isRead more