The Bean and Barley – Stout Cocktail

The Bean and Barley - A Whiskey and Coffee Stout Cocktail with Lucky Bucket and Cut Spike

We worked with a local distillery here in Omaha to develop this cocktail! This Whiskey and Stout Cocktail combines two loves!       One thing we love about writing about food and drink is the opportunity to explore the culture of a city or region. This can really can bring some great insight intoRead more

Rosemary’s Pear – A Gin Cocktail

A wonderful holiday gin pear and rosemary cocktail full of ginger flavors!     When celebrating the holidays, there flavors like cranberry, orange, cinnamon, and mint that always seem to pop up in holiday drinks. We wanted to break out of the mold of the ordinary and we think the Rosemary’s Pear might just becomeRead more

Holiday Honey Punch – A Whiskey Cocktail

A great whiskey holiday punch for a crowd at a party during the holidays!     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 ofRead more

The Nebraskan – A Cocktail with Corn Milk

A sweet corn milk recipe in a cocktail with vodka, celebrating Nebraska!     Nebraska is known for its corn, so we figured why not embrace the stereotype and make a cocktail featuring corn! We haven’t run across many other cocktails that feature corn as the focal point, so this cocktail is truly an original!Read more

Peach Margarita with a Kick

A Spicy Peach Margarita recipe, this frozen margarita one is a great combo of sweet and heat!     A good cocktail is a study in melding contrasting flavors into a combination that pleases your senses.  One of the most fun flavor combinations is taking sweet and heat and letting those two flavors play offRead more

Over Easy – Omaha

Over Easy is a great place for breakfast and brunch in west Omaha!     With our kids having a slumber party at the grandparents, Mrs. Nom and I had a chance to go out for a nice breakfast just the two of us.  In west Omaha, there are the usual chain places you canRead more