Rosemary Grapefruit Moscow Mule

Rosemary Grapefruit Moscow Mule - A Vodka Cocktail

A Tart and Herbal version of a Moscow Mule!     A crisp refreshing Moscow Mule is delightful drink, a pleasing combination of sweet, tart and fizzy, which is why Moscow Mules are some of our favorite cocktails. We are always looking for new variations to make, and with rosemary from our garden and someRead more

Concord Grape Moscow Mule – A Vodka Cocktail

Concord Grape Moscow Mule - A Vodka Cocktail

A grape version of the classic Moscow Mule!     We recently were wandering around the Omaha Farmer’s Market when we ran across a beautiful bunch of concord grapes. Concord grapes aren’t something we regularly see around here, but occasionally in late summer a few stands offer them, so we jumped on the chance toRead more

Spicy Pineapple Strawberry Moscow Mule – A Vodka Cocktail

Spicy Pineapple Strawberry Moscow Mule

A spicy tropical version of the classic Moscow Mule! Cheers!     We love a good Moscow Mule, so with National Moscow Mule day upon us, what better way to celebrate then a Moscow Mule? We couldn’t celebrate with just a plain old Moscow Mule, so we decided to spice things up a bit withRead more

Sunrise Over Moscow Mule and Popsicle with Smirnoff Vodka

Sunrise Over Moscow Mule Ice Pops

Orange Moscow Mules and Moscow Mule popsicles! A treat for all year long!     We are big fans of Moscow Mules, and with National Moscow Mule Day coming up on March 3rd, we figured what better way to celebrate than a Moscow Mule and and a Moscow Mule Popsicle as a bonus! Of courseRead more

Gift Guide for the Cocktail Enthusiast

Christmas Old Fashioned - A Rye Cocktail with Cranberry Syrup

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, while some will help you take your cocktail gameRead more

The Maple and Cider Kentucky Mule – A Bourbon Cocktail

The Maple and Cider Kentucky Mule - A Bourbon Cocktail

A great fall cocktail with combinations of cider and maple with bourbon!     We have been having one of the most beautiful falls recently, with perfect warm days and cool evenings. These kind of fall days make for colorful trees and beautiful days for sitting outside enjoying the scenery. Highlighting that beautiful scenery areRead more

Peach and Basil Moscow Mule – A Vodka Cocktail

Peach and Basil Moscow Mule

A perfect combination of flavors, it screams summer! Cheers!     For most people, Labor day marks the end of summer, but in our house, Labor Day marks the beginning of peach season, thanks to a couple of peach trees that are growing in our back yard! Once it is time to harvest, we findRead more

Hatch Chile and Raspberry Moscow Mule – A Vodka Cocktail

Hatch Chille and Raspberry Moscow Mule

A Smoky pepper and Raspberry twist on the classic Mule!     Every year near the end of August, signs start popping up in grocery stores proclaiming the return of the Hatch Chile. A staple of Southwestern and Tex-Mex cuisine, Hatch Chiles are grown in New Mexico in the valleys around the small town ofRead more

Campfire Mule – A Moscow Mule Cocktail

The Campfire Mule - A Moscow Mule Cocktail

A campfire themed Mule topped with toasted marshmallows!     We recently spent a week up in Estes Park, Colorado enjoying a family vacation up in the beautiful Colorado Rocky Mountains and getting a chance to explore Rocky Mountain National Park. We spent many hours during the day hiking around the national park, but inRead more

Blueberry Cucumber Moscow Mule – A Vodka Cocktail

One of our favorite summer cocktails – a great combo of fresh blueberries and cucumbers with vodka and ginger beer!     We have a whole bunch of spring birthdays, and with our family and friends never missing a chance to throw a shindig, we get tasked with bringing the beverages for the various events.Read more