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 in a while, so when Mrs. Nom glanced in the refrigeratorRead more
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 rubbing along the freezer drum as it churns away. Every summer you canRead more
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 great local whiskey and started to discover a lot ofRead more
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 ideas! Cheers!
In our previous post about making our own bitters, we talked 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 for a cool recipe we decided to make a perfect afterRead more
The Old Fashioned has been one of the most popular cocktails in the recent craft cocktail craze, partially due to its popularity from Mad Men and America’s thirst for whiskey. Technically one of the “original” cocktails, the Old Fashioned is appropriately named, dating back to the 1880’s, where it was commonly consumed in the heartRead more
With our children obsessed with apple cider, we have had a lot of it in the house recently and I keep finding ways to incorporate some of the great cider we have been getting recently into our evening cocktails. Tonight I choose to go with a variation of the classic Sidecar cocktail which uses brandyRead more
We adore these Brandied Cherries, and love to put them in cocktails, desserts, and really any other recipe we can! Hope you try them! Over the past year I have become very interested in cocktails of all sorts. I am constantly researching new ways to improve my drinks, and one of the most obvious waysRead more