Strawberry Rhubarb Daiquiri Float – A Rum Dessert Cocktail

Strawberry Rhubarb Daiquiri Float - A Rum Dessert

A great combination of dessert and cocktail in one, a frozen strawberry daiquiri float on top of vanilla ice cream!       As frequent readers of our blog know, we are kind of obsessed with making lots of classic craft cocktails. Every now and then it is fun to wander away from the classicsRead more

Dutch Baby Pancake with Blueberry Whiskey Sauce

Dutch Baby Pancake with Blueberry Whiskey Sauce

A fabulous skillet Dutch Baby Pancake for breakfast or brunch with a boozy fruity twist!     In our house breakfast is a very popular meal and if our two little boys had their choice, we would likely have pancakes for every meal. While this is fine with two young lads who are not overlyRead more

Salted Butterscotch Bourbon Eggnog

Salted Butterscotch Bourbon Egg Nog

Combining two of our favorite things – our bourbon butterscotch sauce and a Christmas treat, bourbon eggnog, this is a great holiday treat!     With the halls all decked out with holiday cheer and a whole bunch of Christmas parties yet to come, we decided that we should take on another famous Yuletide drink,Read more

Tom and Jerry – A Brandy Cocktail

Tom-and-Jerry-brandy-cocktail

This is a family tradition cocktail, the Tom and Jerry, one that we have every year! Cheers!     Every year after the turkey and trimmings have been consumed and about the time everyone starts to get hungry for pie, someone will break out the mixer and the hot water and make up a bigRead more

Salted Bourbon Butterscotch Sauce

Salted Bourbon Butterscotch Sauce

One of our favorite sweet treats to be enjoyed in desserts and drinks, Salted Bourbon Butterscotch!     Ever since the weather started turning cold and we started making fall focused cocktails, we have been making lots of drinks full of apple, spices and maple. One flavor that we have been absolutely in love withRead more

Bourbon and Peach No Churn Ice Cream

Bourbon and Peach No Churn Ice Cream

Summer flavors in this ice cream – peach and bourbon. And it’s no-churn bourbon ice cream!     The end of summer doesn’t mean we stop having ice cream in our house, especially when in our house September is peach season, thanks to the peach trees in our back yard. Needing lots of ways toRead more

Beer Brittle Chocolate Bark

Beer Brickle Chocolate Bar

A fantastic boozy and chocolate dessert, this beer brittle is also great as a gift.     Pretzels and beer are one of those food pairings that just about everyone enjoys. Another pairing is pretzels and chocolate. This recipe for Beer Brittle Chocolate Bark made me channel my inner Homer Simpson and say “Mmmmm BEER!!!!”Read more

French Toast with Blueberry Thyme Butter

Blueberry and Thyme Butter

A great brunch recipe, the butter combines fruit and herbs for this French Toast!     This past week we had a fantastic opportunity to take over the Instagram of UncommonGoods, a company we have been fans of in the past and had previously had an opportunity to work with on some product promotions, whichRead more

Bourbon Candied Pecans

Bourbon Candied Pecans - Sweet crunchy treat

These are great in a dessert, or even just by themselves (we won’t tell!). Bourbon gives a sweetness to these roasted nuts, and the spices make it very fall!     Almost every weekend in the summer we take a trip down to the Omaha Farmer’s Market to load up on fresh produce, locally producedRead more

Blueberry Streusel Bars

Blueberry Streusel Coffee Cake

Blueberries and streusel together are so yummy! Make this blueberry coffee cake for breakfast or brunch!     This recipe actually began as a happy accident since we had no brown sugar in the house, so we had to make do with what we had. We were getting ready to head off to a partyRead more