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 one of the ingredients in this! So Instant Pot and egg white cocktails here we come!       One of our favorite things about writing about food and drink is the endless combinations and creations that people create and how one little tweak to an ingredientRead more

The Monk’s Muse A Gin & Chartreuse Cocktail

The Monk's Muse A Gin & Chartreuse Cocktail

Another favorite combination of gin and chartreuse in this cocktail!       We recently rediscovered our bottle of Chartreuse after having a drink on a recent date night that prominently featured Chartreuse. After having just one sip, the bottle we had somehow misplaced into the back of our liquor cabinet popped into our headRead more

Chocolate Bourbon Tart for Valentine’s Day with Baker’s

Chocolate Bourbon Tart with Strawberries

A chocolate bourbon tart treat 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 beRead more

Dutch Baby Pancake with Blueberry Whiskey Sauce

Dutch Baby Pancake with Blueberry Whiskey Sauce

A fabulous skillet Dutch Baby Pancake 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 not overlyRead 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

The Clover Club – A Gin Cocktail

The Clover Club Cocktail - A gin and raspberry cocktail

A beautiful color cocktail made from the fresh raspberries, the Clover Club.     When most people see a pink cocktail, they automatically think it is a ladies’ cocktail, delicate and pink and super sweet. However, in the case of the Clover Club, this pink drink has a roots in a gentleman’s club in PhiladelphiaRead more

Aronia Sour – A Whiskey Cocktail

The Aronia Sour two ways, one with egg one without

An interesting flavor Aronia berries, we loved trying them out in this Aronia Berry Cocktail!     We love working with locally grown and produced products to develop our cocktails, so when Whole Foods Market approached us to develop a summer cocktail promotion for their cafe featuring locally grown produce and products from their store,Read more

Bourbon Candied Pecans

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 roasted nuts, 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, locally producedRead more

Thyme to Shine – A Moonshine Cocktail

A moonshine and herbal cocktail! This combination of moonshine cocktail 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 distilling their white lighting out of a homemade still before loading it up intoRead more