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The Last Word Cocktail in a tall coupe glass with a jigger and bottles of gin, green chartreuse and maraschino liqueur.

The Last Word Cocktail

 Nice and boozy, this classic cocktail, The Last Word, makes the most of the flavors of Chartreuse and Luxardo! Cheers!     Recently we bought a bottle of Chartreuse, a herbal liqueur distilled by Carthusian Monks of France that contains 130 herbs plants and flowers.  I had been seeing a number of amazing looking and …

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Spiked Strawberry Punch

One of the best parts of spring is the fresh strawberries that start appearing in the stores and markets.   We found a nice flat of fresh strawberries and put our mind to finding some new ways to enjoy the strawberries.  A classic way to enjoy fruit is in a cocktail, and fresh strawberries can make …

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Pear Crisp Cocktail

Mrs. Nom made pear crisp this evening, so we set out to find a dessert cocktail that would be a nice match to the sweet treat.   We came up with the pear crisp cocktail, with paired nicely with the pear crisp.  Sweet enough to pair up with the dessert, but with a hint of herbal …

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Whiskey Blackberry Collins

Blackberries have been on sale the last few weeks, so we have been enjoying the small hint of spring.   Mrs. Nom found this cocktail via FoodandWine.com and suggested we give it a shot. Based on the classic Tom Collins cocktail, this cocktail uses bourbon in place of gin to pair whiskey with blackberry, but adds …

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Breakfast for Dinner Cocktail

Breakfast for dinner is a common occurrence in our house as both our boys love breakfast foods.  Its only fitting to come up with a cocktail that combines the best of breakfast and happy hour into a nice cocktail that I call the Breakfast for Dinner, combining whiskey, coffee and eggs into one smooth cocktail. …

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The Blizzard Cocktail

A great winter cocktail to warm up with, the Blizzard.     Cool evenings are a perfect reason to enjoy a a warm cocktail.  This one is based on the recipe by Charles Corpion of the Four Seasons.  The Blizzard Cocktail is based on the classic coffee and Bailey’s Irish Cream, but adding some hazelnut …

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Pitch Pizzeria

Pitch Pizzeria in Omaha, located in the Dundee Neighborhood.     Taking advantage of an unseasonably warm winter evening, we headed down to the Dundee section of Omaha, a quaint historic neighborhood that is a hotbed of arts and culinary spots, where we decided to eat at Pitch Pizzeria.  Pitch is an upscale neighborhood pizzeria …

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Brandied Cherries in a jar

Brandied Cherries

We adore these Brandied Cherries, and love to put them in cocktails, desserts, and really any other recipe we can! Hope you try them!       This post contains affiliate links for products that we think you as readers might find useful, and we make commission off of these! For more details about our …

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