Citrus Asian Chicken Wings Appetizer

Citrus Asian Chicken Wings with cliantro and green onions with Smirnoff Ice

A great appetizer made with original Smirnoff Ice and chicken wings!       We love a great appetizer during the holidays as we do a lot of entertaining, and we are always looking for something new we can make to share with our guests. We were approached by the folks at Smirnoff Ice toRead more

Mint Simple Syrup

Mint Simple Syrup

A fresh, herbal mint infused simple syrup that has so many uses!       One of the most common questions we get asked as cocktail bloggers is how to make various flavored simple syrups. Simple syrup can be an integral part of a cocktail, by adding sweetness and flavor to make the drink just right.Read more

The Boulevardier – A Rye Whiskey Cocktail

The Boulivardier - A Rye Whiskey cocktail combining Campari, sweet vermouth and Rye Whiskey

A perfect classic cocktail, check out the Boulevardier!     Last week we posted a cocktail for Negroni Week called the Concord Negroni Flip, which was our twist on the classic cocktail the Negroni. Our next cocktail is another variation of the venerable Negroni, but this time a classic variation from 1927 Paris, France.  Read more

For Goodness Saké – A Saké and Ginger Cocktail

Pickled Ginger, Sake and fresh lime juice make this refreshing sweet tart cocktail

A pairing of sake and pickled ginger in this drink! A great sake cocktail!     One of our go to date night meals is heading out for sushi and drinks at one of our favorite local sushi places, Blue Sushi. Any good sushi meal should always include drinks, and one drink that goes handRead more

Tangy Balsamic Cherry Crostini Appetizer

A fantastic and easy appetizer for a party!     There is a saying that necessity is the mother of invention, so when Mrs. Nom had to bring an appetizer to a mom’s night out event, this recipe was born! We have had a very busy week and hadn’t been to the grocery store inRead more

The Black Scot – A Scotch Cocktail

A lovely combination of scotch, blackberries, honey, lemon and cream!     One of the fun parts of being food bloggers is getting to explore new foods and drinks to share with our readers. One of the ways we both love to explore is to read old cookbooks and recipe books. Over Christmas, we foundRead more

Get a Jump on the Day with Avocado Bacon Mushroom Egg Toast

A great breakfast full of protein to help you start your day!     Folks always say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and with two busy boys in our house that demand food as soon as they get up, breakfasts often consist of bowls of cereal or yogurt to quicklyRead more

The Garnet – A Vodka Cocktail

Orange, pomegranate and blueberries combine to make this beautiful color cocktail.     Like the sparkling gem that is this cocktail’s namesake, this drink is sure to add a bit of sparkle to your night! The Garnet combines fresh blueberries, pomegranate and citrus to make a cocktail that is elegantly simple and beautiful. We wereRead more

Hittin’ the Sauce – A Vodka Cocktail

A spicy vodka cocktail, this one can pack a punch!     With winter setting in on us, we can look forward to some great deals on fresh citrus that help brighten the cold nights ahead. With a bunch of fresh limes teasing us on the counter and a frosty night with friends on theRead more