Holiday Berry Sparkler – A Holiday Cocktail

The Holiday Berry Sparkler Cocktail features Smirnoff Ice Original and Smirnoff Ice Strawberry, apple cider, cranberry simple syrup and and triple sec to make a delightfully delicious holiday party drink!

This sparkling holiday cocktail is perfect for the upcoming season of parties and events! We loved the flavor combination of tart and sweet in this drink, and the addition of some homemade cranberry simple syrup to make it even more holiday themed! The Holiday Berry Sparkler is a definite drink to make for your nextRead more

Cold Brew Bourbon Cocktail

With summer coming, we need a way to get our caffeine fix with out having a hot cup of coffee, so we have been drinking a lot of cold brew coffee. Cold brew coffee is a delicious way to make some great tasting coffee using only cold water, fresh coffee beans and time. The coffeeRead more

The Piña de Fuego – A Tequila Cocktail

When the calendar rolls around to the end of April, it never fails that our social media feed fills up with lots of pictures and recipes of margaritas to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. While we love a good margarita (and we have a few of our own recipes that are great!) but there can beRead more

25 Cocktails to Celebrate Spring!

A tart tipple sure to quench your thirst!

Those first warm days of spring always feel so wonderful, the warm sun, twittering birds and spring plants bursting into flower makes you want to sit outside and just enjoy shaking off the winter doldrums. What better way to celebrate these glorious days than to get the deck chairs out and sit in the patioRead more

Cinco de Cilantro! – Pineapple Cilantro Margarita

We have one rule of thumb we always follow when we celebrate Cinco de Mayo: Always have a top notch margarita or poloma in your hand! This year we decided to try out a brand new margarita using some of the fresh herbs from our garden and one of our favorite fruits, pineapple, to makeRead more

Sangria Blanca

Since the days have been getting warmer this spring, and we had a plethora of fruit, we decided to make some sangria. Sangria is a typical drink from Spain, consisting of wine, fruit, a sweetener and sometimes some brandy or a liqueur. The beauty of sangria is that you can add any fruit to it,Read more

The Effervescent Redhead

We received a number of great bottles for Christmas, so of course just like our kids, we were really excited to play with our new toys.  One of the bottles we received was Ginger Liqueur, which has a nice spicy and sweet bite with a great ginger aroma that would be perfect in a niceRead more