You asked for it, and now it’s here…the Cherry Moscow Mule! It is a fruity, summer version of the classic cocktail made with fresh cherries, vodka, cherry liqueur, and lime juice. Don’t have fresh cherries laying around, or it is the middle of winter? Defrost some frozen cherries and you are ready to party……..
Are you enjoying all of the cherry recipes this week? Today I am back with a fun cocktail that you voted for on Facebook…thanks again for your help!! This Cherry Whiskey Smash is perfect for summer using fresh cherries, winter in front of a fireplace, and shared with someone special on Valentine’s Day! So basically it is perfect any time of the year……..
Hot summer nights, call for ice cold beverages. Something refreshing and maybe even a bit fizzy. This Classic Gin and Tonic is the perfect cocktail to handle such a hard job. There are only three ingredients needed, unless you count the ice, and you can make your cocktail as strong as you like……..
Summer parties need refreshments, and those refreshments need to be light and refreshing. No one wants to grab a drink to cool off on a sweltering hot day, only to feel weighed down by a dark and heavy beverage. This Raspberry Fizz Cocktail is exactly what your party, and your party guests need……..
Summer is almost here, and nothing screams summer like watermelon! Visions of picnics and barbecues with table lined with delicious food and drinks. Well I am in the mood for a cocktail in this little fantasy of mine, and this Watermelon Moscow Mule is the perfect light and refreshing cocktail to enjoy on those hot summer nights…….
A few years ago I threw a really big Cinco de Mayo party, and silly me did not think to make a Pitcher of Margaritas. Crazy, right? So there I was all night squeezing limes, and measuring out alcohol. I will never make that mistake again!! Not when you can do a little bit of prep, and keep the margaritas flowing for at least part of the night……..
A funny thing has been happening in my head for the past few weeks, I have been dreaming about Hawaii again! I’m not sure if it’s boredom, severe allergies bringing me down, or the Sudafed induced fog that I have been in… but I have been daydreaming about the sand, surf, and delicious foods that you only find in Hawaii. Yes, I do realize that the Hurricane Cocktail was created in New Orleans not Hawaii……..
Top ‘o the morning to ya’! We will be taking a break from all of the healthy food today for an Irish cocktail that would make your Irish ancestors proud, even if you are not Irish. This Jameson & Ginger is light and refreshing with a wee hint of Irish Whiskey rolling down the back of your throat……..