Spiked Hazelnut Hot Chocolate

Spiked Hazelnut Hot Chocolate

Grab your biggest mug and fill it up with pipping up extra thick hot chocolate spiked with hazelnut liqueur. On the coldest days and roughest nights you’ll be glad to have Spiked Hazelnut Hot Chocolate on hand.  I’m finally ready to admit that I’m a cold weather wimp.  We...
Pear Pomegranate Mule

Pear Pomegranate Mule

Festive and fruity with a gingery kick this Pear Pomegranate Mule is just the cocktail to brighten up any gray winter day.  Now you really didn’t think I was going to let this year end without just one last cocktail did you? Nah, I couldn’t do that! You need...
Top Ten Recipes of 2015

Top Ten Recipes of 2015

Another year is ready to come to a close and like years past, let’s take a look at some of our favorite recipes from 2015.   It’s nearly impossible for me to choose my favorites, which is why I let you do the picking (and extra help from Google Analytics!)....
Winter Fruit Mimosas

Winter Fruit Mimosas

Brunch cocktails get a makeover with a fun party set up and a range of seasonal winter fruits that make Winter Fruit Mimosas a must at any gathering.  Correct me if I’m wrong here but I think we can all agree that breakfast food is the best category food...
Cranberry Whiskey Sour

Cranberry Whiskey Sour

Celebrate the holidays with a drink that’s fruity, festive and fizzy.  Add Cranberry Whiskey Sour to your end of the year celebrations.  I seriously can’t believe we are almost at the end of the year.  I was just talking to a friend and telling them that it doesn’t really...
Cinnamon Candy Apple Cocktail

Cinnamon Candy Apple Cocktail

Skip the tooth breaking candy apples this Halloween and sip on fiery Cinnamon Candy Apple Cocktails!  Get your pumpkins, candy , ghouls and goblins ready because it’s Halloween time around these parts! With Halloween falling on a Saturday night this year it’s the perfect opportunity to grab your friends,...
Fig Bees Knees

Fig Bees Knees

Fresh Figs gets paired with a classic cocktail for a gorgeously hued and flavorful update.  For happy hour at home this week, shake up some Fig Bees Knees cocktails.  Well someone has been ignoring their Friday happy hour duties and that someone is me. Have you missed your dose...
Spiked Peach and Melon Punch

Spiked Peach and Melon Punch

This post and the celebration of the end of summer is sponsored by Barefoot Refresh. Summer isn’t over yet! Make it last with this refreshing Spiked Peach and Melon Punch for your end of summer bashes, barbecues and potlucks! Despite growing up on Long Island, I have always been a city...
Bourbon Peach Lemonade Smash

Bourbon Peach Lemonade Smash

A little sweet, a little tart, a little fruity and a lot of fun, Bourbon Peach Lemonade Smash is the perfect drink to bid farewell to the summer with.   Are my eyes deceiving me? Is it almost already Labor Day?  I swear the summer just started and now...
The Americano Cocktail

The Americano Cocktail

Bitter and refreshing The Americano Cocktail is the perfect pre-dinner apertif to enjoy before sitting down to dinner at home or with friends.  “I’ll have an Americano please. . .” I said to bartender. “An Americano? Isn’t that coffee? Braden said sitting next to me with a beer in...
Mango Mojito

Mango Mojito

Fruity, minty, boozy and sweet – Mango Mojitos are all you need to sip on and relax poolside for the rest of the summer.  So who’s hitting the fast forward button on summer? For the first time in years I’m actually doing summer things.  Going to the beach, enjoying...
Strawberry Rhubarb Whiskey Smash

Strawberry Rhubarb Whiskey Smash

Summer cocktails should be easy, breezy and refreshing.  Strawberry Rhubarb Whiskey Smash does all of that plus more!  I’m back my Friday Happy Hour lovers! I know, I bet you thought I abandoned you in your quest for a fancy cocktail at the end of the long week and...
Cantaloupe Tequila Spritzer

Cantaloupe Tequila Spritzer

Hot days call for cooling drinks.  Sip on this Cantaloupe Tequila Spritzer all summer long.  I have apologies to offer up.  I totally skipped out on Friday Happy Hour last week but I have a legitimate excuse, I promise.  While everyone was out and about enjoying their Memorial Day...
Blueberry Mint Sangria

Blueberry Mint Sangria

Sit back and relax with a group of friends over the weekend and a pitcher of Blueberry Mint Sangria.  It tastes like combination blueberries mojitos and white wine spritzers.  Can someone please explain to me how this weekend is Memorial Day?  Seriously, how did we get here so quickly?...
Strawberry Rhubarb Shrub Old Fashioned

Strawberry Rhubarb Shrub Old Fashioned

Add a splash of something tart and sweet to your next old fashioned.  Strawberry Rhubarb Shrub Old Fashioned is a fun twist on the classic cocktail that even Don Draper couldn’t refuse.  It’s been a busy week and I can’t believe it’s Friday already! Monday kicked off bright and...
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