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 recipe!     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

Root Beer Whiskey Fudge Brownies – Alcoholic Brownies

Alcoholic brownies. Do I need to say more? Yep, Whiskey.     One of Mrs. Nom’s favorite childhood treats was a chocolate root beer float, so adding a bit of an adult twist to that combination only made sense when we had a bottle of Uncle Bob’s Root Beer Whiskey come into our possession, especiallyRead more

Strawberry Galette – A Summer Dessert

Strawberry Rhubarb Galette

Is there any better combo than a strawberry and rhubarb dessert? We don’t think so! Check out this strawberry rhubarb galette!     The end of May means its rhubarb and strawberry season. Sweet strawberries temper the tart rhubarb to make a seriously delicious team.  On one of recent sojourns to the Omaha Farmer’s Market,Read more

Chocolate Pot de Crème

Chocolate Pot de Creme in glasses, white spoons, slate board with corks in background

A decadent chocolate dessert that is perfect for sharing, or not! This Chocolate Pots de Creme is great for celebrating!     Valentine’s day is one of those days that calls for a bit of romance, and food can be a critical part in setting the stage for romance. In our house, having a romanticRead more

White Hot Chocolate

White Hot Chocolate with Peppermint Vodka

A great way to warm up during the holiday season, this White Hot Chocolate hits the spot.     In thinking about Christmas, I always think of snow, but if this year’s weather is any indicator we won’t be having any! But, in the spirit of the holiday, I thought I would try out aRead more

Celebrate Repeal Day 2014

Around our house, we are big fans of cocktails so the anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition on December 5, 1933 is a day to celebrate.  With Repeal Day falling on a Friday this year, we decided to have ourselves a nice celebration with a couple of classic Prohibition era cocktails. The first one weRead more