Aunt Judy’s Bourbon Slush Recipe

Aunt Judy’s Bourbon Slush Recipe

Many of you have been enjoying the different cocktail recipes I have been posting so I’m going to keep it up for you. The set of Halloween recipes were on the fancy side and needed you to make several elements. While I will still have those types, I’m also going to try to include some easier recipes as well. This week I’m sharing Aunt Judy’s Bourbon Slush recipe. It is … Continue Reading →
Paranormal Activity Cocktail

Paranormal Activity Cocktail

I love the look of this cocktail for Halloween especially! Quite creepy for the adults to enjoy this weekend. Cheers! Paranormal Activity Cocktail 1 part LUCID® Absinthe 1 part White Creme de Cacao 1 part Coconut Milk Drizzle of Black Sambucca Combine LUCID, White Creme de Cacao and Coconut Milk in a shaker filled with ice.  Shake till Frothy and strain into a short rocks glass over ice.  Drizzle Black … Continue Reading →
Candy Apple Cocktail

Candy Apple Cocktail

It’s time for another treat for the grown-ups at the Autumn and Halloween festivities over the next few weeks. This is for you if you are the apple cider fan for sure! Cheers! Camus Candy Apple Cocktail 1 1/2 oz. CAMUS VS Cognac 1 oz. Apple Cider 1/2 oz. Apple Liqueur 1/4 oz. simple syrup Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice and shake very well.  Strain into … Continue Reading →
Pumpkin Smash Cocktail

Pumpkin Smash Cocktail

Yes, the kiddos get to have their fun, but as adults need a few treats of our own! How about trying out this Pumpkin Smash cocktail? A little extra effort, but great if you are having a party to wow your ghouls and goblins! 1 ¼ Frangelico 1 ¼ oz Flor De Caña 7 year ¾ oz pumpkin puree (may use canned pumpkin)** Dry shake, shake with 3 ice cubes … Continue Reading →
Red, White, and Blue Margaritas

Red, White, and Blue Margaritas

Need some drink ideas for 4th of July? How about one of these red, white, or blue margaritas? Strawberry Margarita 1 part Bols Strawberry Liqueur 2 parts Milagro silver tequila 1 part fresh squeezed lime juice ¼ part simple syrup or agave nectar Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into an ice-filled, chilled glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.       Classic Margarita 1 part Bols Triple Sec … Continue Reading →
Guilt-Free Holiday Cocktails and Mocktails

Guilt-Free Holiday Cocktails and Mocktails

How does a Double-Berry Martini sound? Or maybe some Passion Punch? Trust me when I tell you they are both delicious! We had a birthday party a week ago and I made these and I was really impressed at how good they are. On top of being good, they are fairly low in calories too (compared to a lot of other holiday drinks) which means you can indulge in a … Continue Reading →
National Root Beer Float Day – August 6

National Root Beer Float Day – August 6

Another fun holiday for those that are fans of root beer floats. Hubby loves them, but I thought I didn’t like them. At least I did not enjoy them when I was a kid, but a couple of weeks ago we made some (see hubby and I sharing one?) and it was actually pretty tasty! Classic Root Beer Float 4oz Your Favorite Root Beer 1 scoop vanilla ice cream Pour … Continue Reading →
Olympic Ring Cocktails

Olympic Ring Cocktails

Even though I generally am not a sports fan, I do enjoy some of the winter Olympic events. Probably because I grew up in a sports kind of family and my parents always watched sports (and still do). Since I am not an athlete though, I can just sit back and relax on the couch watching it all, and since I am relaxing why not stay in the “spirit” with … Continue Reading →