Tropical Strawberry Chiller – Vodka Cocktail

Strawberry Tropical Chiller - vodka, coconut milk, frozen, bitters, strawberries

An icy summer treat, with summer flavors that we made into an adult beverage, this strawberry cocktail is perfect!     We tend to try to make cocktails featuring ingredients that are in season. While cruising the aisles of the grocery store looking for inspiration, we found a nice batch of fresh strawberries which areRead more

Chianti, Blueberry and Basil Icepops

Wine Icepops - Popsicles with wine, blueberries and basil simple syrup

Wine icepops? Wine Popsicles? What?     How can you go wrong with adult popsicles, wine popsicles? We had a 1/3 bottle of Chianti that needed to be imbibed, but I just didn’t feel like drinking it (I know, crazy, right?!) so I thought, why not freeze it and make something that I can enjoyRead more

Rhubasil – A Perfect Pink Cocktail

Rhubasil Cocktail in a glass with a bunch of basil

Rhubarb and basil, fresh out of our garden into a cocktail!     One of our favorite things about the early season farmer’s markets are the fresh herbs and wonderfully tart fresh rhubarb. This past week we brought home a nice batch of rhubarb that we used to make a delicious strawberry and rhubarb tart. Read more

Pineapple Cilantro Margarita – Pineapple Cocktail

Pineapple Cilantro Margarita

A refreshing combination of pineapple and cilantro makes for a great pineapple margarita recipe.     We have one rule of thumb we always follow when we celebrate Cinco de Mayo: Always have a top notch margarita or paloma in your hand! This year we decided to try out a brand new margarita using someRead more

Kentucky Derby – Mint Julep Cocktail

Mint Julep for the Kentucky Derby with bourbon, mint simple syrup and ice

Need the classic Kentucky Derby cocktail? Here you go with this classic Mint Julep recipe!       In honor of the Kentucky Derby race, we celebrated by making our own Mint Juleps! The Mint Julep was first prescribed in 1784 for stomach issues, and in 1803 was described in a book in London as,Read more

The Rambler – A Bramble Cocktail

Rambler Cocktail in a rocks glass with oranges and blackberries, whiskey bottle in background

A tart and sweet combo of whiskey blackberry, this is a very refreshing twist on the Bramble Cocktail.     We love the combination of blackberries and bourbon, and when a surplus of blackberries from a brunch found their way into our possession, it was only a matter of time before they ended up inRead more