In: Beverage

Cranberry Ginger Whiskey Smash (and Homemade Ginger Liqueur) {GIVEAWAY}

I wrote the below text shortly before word began to spread about the attacks in Paris. I was about to put my computerView full post »

Trader Vic's Mai Tai // A Thought For Food

Trader Vic’s Mai Tai

Booze. Cuz No Great Birthday Started With Anyone Eating Salad. My friends Mandy and Lany gave me this card while weView full post »

Golden Beet, Vodka, + Rosemary Cocktail

We’re a gin household. Well, and bourbon. And rum. Ok, and tequila and mezcal. Pretty much all forms of wine andView full post »

Watermelon Shrub Spritzer

June has been an interesting month. I wasn’t expecting to be busier than I was in May, but, gosh darn, my buttView full post »

Sweet Vermouth Cobbler

Cocktails aren’t traditionally served at a Passover Seder. Often, there is wine. But because any grain orView full post »

What I’m Drinking (NYE Edition): The Cider Mill

I failed at posting a Hanukkah recipe. I had one in my head but never got around to making it. I guess I’ll justView full post »

Mezcalita de Citrico

One of our favorite pieces of furniture is an antique ice box Eric’s mom gave to us as a “house coolingView full post »

Blackberry Gin and Tonic

What I’m Drinking: Blackberry Gin and Tonics

It’s around 6 o’clock when we begin to get things in order for dinner. As Eric lights the charcoal for theView full post »

Citrus Margarita with Lemon, Lime and Ginger Rim

We got spoiled by a few days of really beautiful weather last week. But just before I left for California, itView full post »

Lemon Verbena Whiskey Sour

Life is beauty through and through Life is sunny, life is cool Life is even easy too But if my word is to beView full post »

Cranberry and Kumquat Sauce and A Thanksgiving Cocktail

You know those foods that leave a lasting impression?  The ones where you remember your first introduction… theView full post »

Pomegranate “Manhattan” + A Tour of Treaty Oak Distilling Co.

Eric and I aren’t ones to bring back souvenirs from our travels.  We eat our way through a city and return home withView full post »

Ginger and Black Pepper Margaritas and Giveaway

I’m gonna let you in on a little secret.  I’m celebrating a birthday this weekend… the last year inView full post »

Bully Boy Distillers and The Cedric Street Cocktail

A few months ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Will and Dave Willis, brothers and owners of Bully Boy DistilleryView full post »