Brown Butter Bourbon Old Fashioned Cocktail

Whiskey cocktail in rocks glass

This brown butter bourbon cocktail is full of buttery flavor!     We wanted a slightly fall cocktail that was a little subtle. Not the big screaming flavors that are usually associated with fall, apple, pumpkin, maple. We have tried butter fat washed cocktails before, but wanted to have a different flavor in this one.Read more

The Pineapple Express Punch

Cocktail in snifter, mint and cherry garnish

This pineapple juice and rum cocktail is a great tiki based drink. Refreshing and flavorful!     The Pineapple Express Punch is named after the yearly weather phenomenon that tends to occur around the holidays out on the west coast. These storms come across the Pacific from Hawaii. They bring the rainy season and coolRead more

Chocolate Cream Cold Brew Whiskey Cocktail

Chocolate Cold brew cocktail in a coupe glass with chocolate liqueur bottle behind

This whiskey, coffee and chocolate cocktail is creamy and rich!     One of our favorite flavor combinations is coffee and chocolate, be it in our coffee cups or in a cocktail coupe! Typically people think of combining chocolate and hot coffee, but we wanted to something a little smoother and cooler! So what betterRead more

White Chocolate Gimlet – Gin Cocktail

White Chocolate Martini in a coupe glass with ice ball, lime wheel, limes and bottle in background

A twist on a white chocolate martini, this White Chocolate Gimlet with Mozart White Chocolate Liqueur is sure to please!     With this cocktail we really wanted to highlight the flavor of the white chocolate vanilla cream of the Mozart. It’s a sweet liqueur, but not overly sweet, and is a beautiful white color.Read more

25 Cocktails for Easter

Cocktails for Easter brunch, some to please everyone!     A great selection of spring cocktails for Easter brunch or springtime get together! There are flavors and tastes to appeal to all, from floral and light to chocolate with heavier flavors, they will all look great on your Easter table or for an Easter cocktailRead 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 bourbon 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 fitRead 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

Blackberry Sazerac and a visit to St. George Distilling

A blackberry sazerac cocktail featuring St George Spirits Absinthe Verde sits ready to drink.

Check out our visit to a Bay Area Distillery on our latest trip! We also developed a blackberry sazerac cocktail featuring the products!       Have you ever smelled a room filled with perfectly ripe pears? Luckily we have and it is amazing, especially when that room happens to also hold a craft distillery! Read more

Tropical Rum Punch – A Rum Cocktail

A tropical Rum Punch cocktail makes a great drink!

Need a pick me up for these cold winter days? We have the tropical rum punch cocktail for you, then!       Around the holidays our schedule always seems to be one big crazy tangle of activities, from holiday concerts for the kids, hanging decorations and shopping for gifts, but somehow we manage toRead more

Earl Grey Manhattan and a Visit to Anchor Distilling

An Earl Grey Manhattan cocktail

 A Tour of Anchor Distilling in San Francisco and a Rye Whiskey Manhattan! See our great experience, and creation of an Earl Grey Manhattan!       A lot of folks collect things like a t-shirt or a magnet from the places they travel, but what do we come home with? Bottles of delightful spiritsRead more