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

Cherry Toasted Cream Ramos Gin Fizz Cocktail

Maraschino cherries top a highball glass filled with a Cherry Toasted Cream Ramos Gin Fizz.

We got to use the Instant Pot for the cherry toasted cream in this! This Gin Fizz Recipe is a tasty one!       One of our favorite things about writing about food and drink is the endless combinations and creations that people make. Also how one little tweak to an ingredient or processRead more

Chocolate Tarts

Chocolate Bourbon Tart with Strawberries

Chocolate tarts are perfect for Valentine’s Day!       With Valentine’s Day coming up, lots of us are thinking about what kind of plans we can come up with to make this romantic day a success! A lot of people make plans to go out to restaurants, but that can sometimes be a realRead more

Dutch Baby Pancake Recipe – Blueberry Whiskey Sauce

Dutch Baby Pancake with Blueberry Whiskey Sauce

A fabulous skillet Dutch Baby Pancake recipe for breakfast or brunch with a boozy fruity twist!     In our house breakfast is a very popular meal and if our two little boys had their choice, we would likely have pancakes for every meal. While this is fine with two young lads who are notRead more

Salted Butterscotch Bourbon Eggnog

Salted Butterscotch Bourbon Egg Nog

Combining two of our favorite things – our bourbon butterscotch sauce and a Christmas treat, bourbon 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,Read more

Halloween Oreo Monster Brownies

Halloween Oreo Monster Brownies

A fun treat for adults and kids alike, eat some Halloween dessert brownies with eyeballs on them!     When the calendar rolls around to October, our house starts to turn shades of orange and black, and our boys start talking about what what they are going to be on Halloween. Pretty soon, we haveRead more

Bourbon Candied Pecan Recipes

Bourbon Candied Pecans - Sweet crunchy treat

These are great in a dessert, or even just by themselves (we won’t tell!). Bourbon gives a sweetness to these tasty pecan recipes, and the spices make it very fall!     Almost every weekend in the summer we take a trip down to the Omaha Farmer’s Market to load up on fresh produce, locallyRead more

Thyme to Shine – A Moonshine Cocktail

A moonshine and herbal cocktail! This combination of moonshine drink and the herbalness of a thyme cocktail marry well together!     When you hear the word moonshine, you tend to get visions of good ole boys up in the hills, right? They might be distilling their white lighting out of a homemade still. ThenRead more

The T and T Sour – Amaro Cocktails

These Amaro cocktails hit the spot!     Back in 2009, one of the strangest cocktails to ever cross the bar rail made bartenders and cocktail nerd alike raise their eyebrows. it was a cocktail made primarily from Angostura Bitters and it hit the cocktail competition circuit. Normally cocktails use just a dash or twoRead more

25 Cocktails to Celebrate Spring!

Raspberry Gimlet Cocktail - gin, lime juice, raspberries and simple syrup in a coupe

Some great spring cocktails to celebrate the warming weather!       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 daysRead more