Mini Berry Bites – A Holiday Dessert

Mini berry bites feature Smirnioff Ice Strawberry gel, candied cranberries and a whipped cream toping all in a pasty shell!

A great holiday party dessert – boozy and sweet!       We love a great and easy holiday dessert that looks like you took a lot of time, but it’s easy and elegant! Some of the best holiday desserts are small portions that are finger food so that your guests can try all theRead more

Holiday Berry Sparkler – A Holiday Cocktail

The Holiday Berry Sparkler Cocktail features Smirnoff Ice Original and Smirnoff Ice Strawberry, apple cider, cranberry simple syrup and and triple sec to make a delightfully delicious holiday party drink!

A sparkling cocktail perfect for Holiday Parties featuring Strawberry Smirnoff Ice!       This sparkling holiday cocktail is perfect for the upcoming season of parties and events! We loved the flavor combination of tart and sweet in this drink, and the addition of some homemade cranberry simple syrup to make it even more holidayRead more

Candy Cane Skillet S’mores Dip with Boozy Marshmallows

Try out this fabulous Christmas dessert – a great combo of chocolate, peppermint and boozy marshmallows!     Around Christmas time there are always lots of gatherings with friends to celebrate the holiday season, and we are always searching for something delicious we can serve. We recently had made some delicious Peppermint Mocha Boozy MarshmallowsRead more

Salted Butterscotch Bourbon Eggnog

Salted Butterscotch Bourbon Egg Nog

Combining two of our favorite things – our bourbon butterscotch sauce and a Christmas treat, eggnog, this is a great holiday treat!     With the halls all decked out with holiday cheer and a whole bunch of Christmas parties yet to come, we decided that we should take on another famous Yuletide drink, EggRead more

The Earl of Orange – A Bourbon Cocktail

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Citrus season is the best season, and we highlight that with this cocktail!       December is one of our favorite times of the year as cocktail bloggers, because it officially is the start of citrus season! Fresh citrus starts appearing in stores and finding its way into our cocktails. With a bag ofRead more

Gift Guide for the Cocktail Enthusiast

Christmas Old Fashioned - A Rye Cocktail with Cranberry Syrup

Some great gifts for cocktail lovers!     With the holidays approaching, its time to start hunting out gifts for the cocktail enthusiast in your life, so we put our heads together and came up with some things that we think the cocktail lover in your life might enjoy. Some of these are basics, whileRead more

Tom and Jerry – A Brandy Cocktail

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This is a family tradition cocktail, one that we have every year! Cheers!     Every year after the turkey and trimmings have been consumed and about the time everyone starts to get hungry for pie, someone will break out the mixer and the hot water and make up a big batch of hot drinksRead more

The Ginger Snap – A Scotch Cocktail

The Ginger Snap - a Scotch Cocktail

A perfect sipping cocktail for any time of year, it’s just like a gingersnap cookie!     When we start getting into the holiday season, we start getting excited because that means it is time for lots of delicious baked goods, especially cookies that use lots of baking spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, gloves and ginger,Read more

Christmas Old Fashioned – A Rye Whiskey Cocktail

Christmas Old Fashioned - A Rye Cocktail with Cranberry Syrup

We love a good Old Fashioned cocktail, and this Cranberry Old Fashioned is perfect for the holidays! Cranberry Simple Syrup, Rye and bitters are a great combo!     We love a great Old Fashioned, but it is nice to occasionally mix it up with some seasonal additions. With Christmas coming up, we decided toRead 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!