Blackberry and Tangerine Vodka Tonic

Blackberry Tangerine Vodka Tonic Cocktail

As the weather has started to get warmer, our tastes in cocktails have trended towards lighter spirits like gin and vodka. We also love the spring berries that have come into season that are perfect for lending some wonderful color and flavor to cocktails. With a warm weekend coming up, we wanted a cocktail thatRead more

Two Fresh Fruit Sorbets – Blackberry Violet Lavender and Watermelon Boysenberry

We have been having one of those summers where even the nights are hot and humid and we have really been really into frozen treats. We have had some deliciously creamy treats and some adult popsicles, but we haven’t had any fruity treats. We knew we could make some delicious fresh fruit sorbets that wouldRead more

Brandy and Blackberry Lavender Shrub – A Brandy Cocktail

Brandy and Blackberry Lavender Shrub Cocktail

Summer is the season for shrub based cocktails, and we have definitely been in a mood for tart fruity cocktails, and our Brandy and Blackberry Lavender Shrub cocktail certainly fits the bill! We love using shrubs to add a rich tart flavor to cocktails. We also like to use shrubs for their original purpose ofRead more

Cocktail Crostini – Cocktail Party Finger Foods

When you post as many great cocktails as we do, we often find ourselves being asked when we are going to invite our friends over to actually try the cocktails we post! One of our favorite things to do is to entertain family and friends, so every few months, we host a cocktail party whereRead more

25 Cocktails to Celebrate Spring!

A tart tipple sure to quench your thirst!

Those first warm days of spring always feel so wonderful, the warm sun, twittering birds and spring plants bursting into flower makes you want to sit outside and just enjoy shaking off the winter doldrums. What better way to celebrate these glorious days than to get the deck chairs out and sit in the patioRead more

Blackberry Sage Kentucky Mule – A Bourbon Cocktail

The Moscow Mule is one of those classic cocktails that is super refreshing, very tasty and easy to make. Originally concocted back in 1946 as a way to help market the struggling Smirnoff vodka and Cock ‘n’ Bull ginger beer brands, the iconic copper mug was the finishing touch that made the Moscow Mule aRead more

Sangria Blanca

Since the days have been getting warmer this spring, and we had a plethora of fruit, we decided to make some sangria. Sangria is a typical drink from Spain, consisting of wine, fruit, a sweetener and sometimes some brandy or a liqueur. The beauty of sangria is that you can add any fruit to it,Read more