Tangy Balsamic Cherry Crostini Appetizer

A fantastic and easy appetizer for a party!     There is a saying that necessity is the mother of invention, so when Mrs. Nom had to bring an appetizer to a mom’s night out event, this recipe was born! We have had a very busy week and hadn’t been to the grocery store inRead more

Booze and Chill: Rye Old Fashioned No Churn Ice Cream

Boozy ice cream based on a classic Old Fashioned Cocktail!     Homemade ice cream is one of our favorite things to make in the summer, and both of us have memories from our childhood of the ice cream machine droning away and the sound of the ice cubes and rock salt crunching and rubbingRead more

The Superlative Juvenile – A Gin Cocktail

A refreshing light cocktail, perfect for sipping!     In an earlier post, I talked about how my exposure to some of the incredible craft cocktails at places like The Boiler Room and J.Coco’s inspired me to want to learn more about the art of the cocktail.  About this time I also found a greatRead more

20 Cocktails to get your Christmas party started!

The following 20 recipes will get you in the mood at your upcoming Christmas party! Lots of different flavors and choices! You will have a tough choice to pick just one!     A big thanks to all of our fellow bloggers for all the great Christmas Cocktail ideas!     Cheers!

Old Fashioned Panna Cotta Dessert Cocktail – A Whiskey Dessert

An easy boozy dessert, this one hits all the flavors of the classic Old Fashioned cocktail.     We always talk about how bitters are a valuable ingredient in making cocktails, but they can also be used to add flavors to food as well.  Wanting to use our newly made Coffee and Chocolate bitters forRead more

Ginger Clementine Old Fashioned – A Rye Cocktail

A great old fashioned great any time of the year, but this Ginger Old Fashioned is fabulous in the fall and winter! A great combination of flavors, it is a twist on the classic cocktail!     The Old Fashioned has been one of the most popular cocktails in the recent craft cocktail craze, partiallyRead more

Apple Cider Sidecar – A Brandy Cocktail

The apple cider sidecar, with brandy, apple cider, cointreau, fresh lemon and bitters.

A perfect fall cocktail, but great for anytime of year with the fresh grapefruit juice!     Our children are obsessed with apple cider, so needless to say, we have a lot of it in our house. Conveniently, we just happen to live near a whole bunch of orchards where they make lots of reallyRead more