Bourbon Bacon Cinnamon Rolls

Bourbon and bacon cinnamon rolls are a perfect fall treat.

What a better way to warm up than with cinnamon rolls with bacon AND bourbon!     When the weather starts turning cooler and the leaves start changing colors, we get a hankering for some fresh baked goods! Here in Nebraska, one of the most popular baked goods is a cinnamon roll! And while aRead 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

Tom and Jerry – A Brandy Cocktail


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

Salted Bourbon Butterscotch White Russian – A Vodka Cocktail

Salted Bourbon Butterscotch White Russian Cocktail

So this cocktail is really great, a twist on the classic, but with an extra salty sweet treat!   When we started playing around with fall flavors, butterscotch was not at the top of our list, instead going for lots of apple cider, spice and maple. But when we came up with our Salted BourbonRead 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, 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 produced cheeses andRead more

Drunken Apple Pie Milkshake

A boozy fall shake, ice cream, boozy apples and amaro!     The old saying “Good things come to those that wait!” gets floated around quite a bit, and for this recipe the saying holds true! But never fear, even if it takes a bit of time, you get two really great end results thatRead 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 ideas!     Cheers!

Holiday Honey Punch – A Whiskey Cocktail

A great party punch for a crowd.     With the holidays quickly approaching, having a good punch recipe in hand can make your next holiday get together a big hit with your guests. Historically punches have been a center piece of a party, usually evoking images of some crazy combination of cloyingly sweet fizzyRead more

Pumpkin Harvest Cocktail

A perfect fall pumpkin cocktail!     Living in Nebraska gives us a unique opportunity to experience harvest time as our state is still quite closely connected with the farms where the produce comes from.  Even living in Omaha, we see fields being harvested on the edge of town, the big combines and grain trucksRead more

Bourbon Peach Shortbread Bars Dessert

A peachy fall dessert that is boozy and sweet.     We continue to celebrate the wonderful bounty of Peach Season with this deliciously decedent dessert. The Colorado peaches we have are candy sweet and are perfect for use in some great desserts. We had a nice peach pie recently (which resulted in this PeachRead more