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Saketini (Sake Martini)

January 9, 2015 Food

This week’s cocktail is a little something more unusual but still fairly simple to make. Sake is rice wine which is normally served warmed but this cocktail adds a few ingredients and it is served up cold. If you are not a green olive fan, you could substitute a thin ribbon of cucumber and skewer […]

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Skinny Cosmopolitan Recipe and Tips for Healthier Cocktails

January 2, 2015 Food

So many of us are starting the new year off trying to be healthier and maybe lose a few pounds. This includes me! Cocktails can be full of calories but there are ways to cut back on them if you still want to have a drink now and then. Tips For Healthier Cocktails Cut back […]

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6 Cocktails Perfect to Celebrate the New Year

December 26, 2014 Food

This week I have a collection of six cocktails perfect for ringing in the new year! Thanks to Ciroc for sharing this great recipes and images with me to pass along to you. A bonus for you, be sure to check out my New Year’s Pinterest board for lots of ideas on celebrating including games, […]

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Holiday Cocktails Recipe Collection

December 15, 2014 Food

I’m checking my list to see who has been naughty or nice… Oh wait, no, that’s not my job! Instead I am checking out my stock for my home bar to be ready for holiday guests so I can invite them to have a cup of cheer when they stop in to say hello. I’ve […]

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Candy Cane Cooler Cocktail Recipe

December 12, 2014 Food

Ho Ho Ho! The wonderful folks at NoMa Social Restaurant in New York shared this cocktail recipe with me and I had to share with you! Candy Cane Cooler Recipe Ingredients: 1 tablespoon crushed soft peppermint candy 1½ fluid ounces vodka splash of white creme de menthe ¼ fluid ounce brandy ½ fluid ounce half-and-half […]

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7 Happy Holiday Cocktail Recipes

December 5, 2014 Food

Bookmark this post now so you won’t lose it. I’ve collected seven wonderful holiday cocktails for you this week. There is a little something for everyone here from traditional to update playful drinks. I am not sure when I am having guests during the holidays but I am going to stock up on supplies to […]

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Orange Spiced Pumpkin Martini for Thanksgiving

November 21, 2014 Food

Who needs pumpkin pie? Instead how about this Orange Spiced Pumpkin Martini? Yes please! For this week’s cocktail recipe I found another great idea for next week’s big meal. This easy to make martini would be the perfect ending to a Thanksgiving meal – with or without a slice of pumpkin pie on the side. […]

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Cranberry Wine Delight Recipe

November 14, 2014 Food

Even if you don’t care for that can of cranberry sauce on Thanksgiving you can still love this cocktail, Cranberry Wine Delight. A delightful cocktail that may just help you deal with Crazy Uncle Bob or even your mom’s criticism of how dry your turkey is (even though it really isn’t). Cranberry Wine Delight Frozen […]

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Pomegranate Blueberry Frosted Sangria Recipe

November 7, 2014 Food

Having a party this holiday season? Instead of individual cocktails why not try mixing up a big batch of Pom-Blueberry Frosted Sangria for your guests. You can easily make this ahead of time and multiply the recipe for as much as you need. This sangria would be great in a giant serving container with a […]

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Angry Badger Cocktail Recipe with Fireball Cinnamon Whisky and Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Whisky

October 17, 2014 Food

As I mentioned in my recipe, Hard Apple Cider Bread Pudding with Cinnamon Whisky Sauce, I am currently infatuated with Fireball Cinnamon Whisky. If you have not tried it, you must! I love all things cinnamon to start so this was a no brainer for me. For this week’s cocktail I thought I would find […]

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