Apple Sangria

I was looking for a drink that I could make a big batch of when our friends came over, and apple sangria seemed like the perfect make ahead drink for a warm fall evening. We’ve had a great stretch of warm fall weather this past week and I love it. The nice thing about thisContinue reading “Apple Sangria”

Grapefruit Basil Greyhound

I bought some grapefruit in a big bag this week. I love the freshness of grapefruit in a cocktail so I looked around online for something interesting to make with it. This recipe comes from the Swift website. This cocktail was apparently named a Greyhound because it was popular in the 40s in the restaurantsContinue reading “Grapefruit Basil Greyhound”

Miss Fisher’s Mystery Cocktail

I have never seen or heard of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, but apparently it was a drama series in Australia about a private detective in the 1920’s. I’m not fully sure how this cocktail is related to that show, but it sounded pretty interesting and we love bourbon drinks so I decided to give itContinue reading “Miss Fisher’s Mystery Cocktail”

Tamarind Lime Gin Gimlet

Time for another fun Saturday night cocktail recipe. This tamarind lime gin gimlet is a twist on a traditional gimlet, adding tamarind and chili powder for a different flavor profile. I love a good traditional cocktail, but sometimes it is fun to put a different spin on it too. What is tamarind? It is aContinue reading “Tamarind Lime Gin Gimlet”

Pear Ginger Vanilla Cocktail

I’m really loving this new trend of infused vodkas that have flavor but not sugar added. For someone like me who doesn’t like very sweet drinks, they are perfect. I sometimes just drink them straight on ice and they are delicious. I saw this new one I hadn’t tried at our ABC and had toContinue reading “Pear Ginger Vanilla Cocktail”