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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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The #Hashtag Cocktail (recipe) and a #TypeACon fish tale

September 26, 2014 Food

This post is the third post in a series I am writing about my experience at the 2014 Type-A Conference on social media. Of course one of the other things I did at the Type-A Conference this past weekend was spend just a little time in the bar. The Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead created […]

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Smashed Pumpkin Pie Cocktail for Fall

September 12, 2014 Food

The weather has turned chilly here in St. Louis for autumn and it makes me very happy. One of the things I hear this time of year is about certain coffee drinks with pumpkin flavor, well I’m not really a coffee drinker, I’m more of a cocktail drinker. So here is my nod to the […]

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Island Sunburt Cocktail Perfect for Labor Day

August 29, 2014 Food

Labor Day weekend is here and it marks the unofficial end of summer. This week’s cocktail and its tropical flavors is the perfect end for summer, the Island Sunburst. Picture yourself back on the beach relaxing and soaking in the sun. This will be what I am drinking Monday for our Labor Day BBQ. Island Sunburst Cocktail […]

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Beat the Heat with Frozen Cocktail Recipes

August 22, 2014 Food

This summer has been really mild in St. Louis for the most part, but this week the temperatures have finally started to soar along with the humidity. We are looking at heat indexes around 107° F the next few days. I don’t know about you, but for me that is a tad bit oppressive. I’m […]

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5 Shark Week Cocktail Recipes

August 15, 2014 Food

Have you been enjoying Shark Week? Sharks really are fascinating creatures. To finish off Shark Week I thought I would share some cocktails perfect for the occasion. While all of the cocktail recipes today have alcohol, you could easily make some non-alcoholic drinks using fruit juices and sodas and use the garnishes, like the wedge […]

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Arise My Love – Champagne Cocktail Recipe

July 25, 2014 Food

This week’s cocktail is simple and elegant. Arise My Love is a champagne cocktail with just two common ingredients. This would be perfect to add to a breakfast in bed or to serve at a Sunday brunch. Arise My Love Champagne Cocktail Ingredients: 1 part crème de menthe 4 parts chilled champagne (or sparkling wine) […]

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