Celebrate National Tequila Day on July 24 with These Cocktail Recipes

Celebrate National Tequila Day on July 24 with These Cocktail Recipes

Have I got a great holiday for you this week! July 24 is National Tequila Day! Now there are, of course, plenty of margarita recipes you could use to celebrate National Tequila Day but I have some different drink recipes that use tequila. Thanks to Sparkling ICE for sharing these recipes today. Tequila is actually made from the blue agave … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday: World Whiskey Day

5 o’Clock Friday: World Whiskey Day

May 21 is World Whiskey Day! Yes! World Whiskey Day is a day to celebrate whiskey and the wonderful cocktails you can make with it! Today I have two great drinks to share that use Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Whiskey that will be perfect to toast the day! World Whisky Day is all about making whisky fun and enjoyable. It’s … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday Recipe: Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade

5 o’Clock Friday Recipe: Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade

This week’s 5 o’Clock Friday cocktail recipe had to be pink in honor of my new twin granddaughters! I’m going to toast to them with this Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade this weekend! This recipe uses Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore. Prosecco is an Italian sparkling wine and is fabulous to put those bubbles into cocktails like this one. It is generally less expensive … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday: Football Playoff Drinks

5 o’Clock Friday: Football Playoff Drinks

Football playoff season is in full swing! Today I am offering up several cocktails to support your favorite teams courtesy of Sparkling ICE.  What team are you rooting for this season? ARIZONA SWILLER Ingredients 4 oz. SPARKLING ICE Black Raspberry Smashed berries Fresh cut pineapple 2 oz. Club soda Optional Cocktail Version: Add 1 oz. Rum Directions Muddle small handful … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday: The Dealer’s Choice

5 o’Clock Friday: The Dealer’s Choice

My dad was here on Thanksgiving and so I made sure to have Seagram’s 7 and 7-Up on hand for him. That is his drink of choice. We were talking about other drinks though and one thing he mentioned was adding triple sec to the mix. I did a little search and found out this drink is called The Dealer’s … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday: Holiday Whiskey Punch

5 o’Clock Friday: Holiday Whiskey Punch

The holidays are quickly approaching so we need some holiday cocktails! Today I have another great one from the folks at Jack Daniel’s – a Holiday Whiskey Punch. Not too many ingredients for this recipe either. If you don’t keep orange juice and cranberry juice on hand, you really should. They are fabulous mixers for so many drinks, like this … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday: Captain Morgan Crannon Blast

5 o’Clock Friday: Captain Morgan Crannon Blast

Have you noticed those cannon ball looking bottles at the store recently? They are Captain Morgan Cannon Blast. I kept seeing it and was intrigued so I bought a bottle last week. Delicious! It tastes citrusy at first but then kind of finishes with a mild cinnamon flavor. If you are drinking it just as a shot, I prefer it … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday Recipe: Halloween Drink Roundup

5 o’Clock Friday Recipe: Halloween Drink Roundup

With Halloween happening very soon I thought for this week’s cocktail post I would instead do a little roundup of some of my past Halloween drinks and pull in a few others from fellow bloggers. Smashed Pumpkin Pie Cocktail This is one of my favorites because I would rather drink the pumpkins on Halloween if I can. Zombie Cocktail Who … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday Recipe: TUACAChata ‘N’ Java

5 o’Clock Friday Recipe: TUACAChata ‘N’ Java

So while I’m not a coffee drinker, I do like some of the coffee liqueurs that are out there and I know that there are lots of you who love anything coffee related.  While we are into autumn and cooler weather is coming, we still have lots of warmer days this time of year too. So for this week’s cocktail … Continue Reading →
5 o’Clock Friday Recipe: Jack Honey Limeade Cocktail

5 o’Clock Friday Recipe: Jack Honey Limeade Cocktail

Happy Friday everyone! I’m got another simple cocktail recipe for you this week. I’m featuring Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey again, not just because they sent me free samples, but because it is delicious and you can do so much with it! Remember last week I even cooked with it making Tennessee Honey BBQ Chicken Sliders in the slow cooker! YUM! … Continue Reading →