The Peaty Pera – A Scotch Whisky Cocktail

The Peaty Pera - A Scotch Whisky Cocktail

A Scotch, pear and Amaro cocktail!     Winter is the time for hearty drinks full of flavor, so we are always thinking about ways we can make cocktails with big bold flavors. Scotch is a spirit that definitely packs a big bold flavor and a nice boozy punch, so when the weather turns cold,Read more

The Ginger Snap – A Scotch Cocktail

The Ginger Snap - a Scotch Cocktail

A perfect sipping cocktail for any time of year, it’s just like a gingersnap cookie!     When we start getting into the holiday season, we start getting excited because that means it is time for lots of delicious baked goods, especially cookies that use lots of baking spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, gloves and ginger.Read more

The Blood and Sand

A liquor forward scotch cocktail that is a classic!     Scotch is one of Mr. Nom’s favorite spirits, but it isn’t one of those that is found in a lot of cocktails. There is a big school of thought that using any scotch in a cocktail is sacrilege, as many drinkers think that aRead more

Irish Sour – A Whiskey Cocktail

Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day, or anytime, this is a great whiskey cocktail!     When Saint Patrick’s day rolls around everyone wants to be Irish for a day! Our Facebook feeds and Instagram accounts are filled with green clad folks and equally green drinks. While the occasional green drink can be fun (like ourRead 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

Holiday Honey Punch – A Whiskey Cocktail

A great party punch for a crowd.     With the holidays quickly approaching, having a good punch recipe in hand can make your next holiday get together a big hit with your guests. Historically punches have been a center piece of a party, usually evoking images of some crazy combination of cloyingly sweet fizzyRead more

Blatt Beer and Table West

One of the hottest and longest lasting trends in dining is the craft beer and burger gastropub, and when Blatt Beer and Table opened up in 2011 as one of the first restaurants in North Downtown Omaha near TD Ameritrade Park it became a popular destination for sports fans and concert goers. Fresh gourmet burgersRead more