Here Today, Tarragon Tomorrow Cocktail & Mocktail

    February 15, 2019

    The golden landscape of Northern California has given way to lush, rolling hills ranging from emerald to chartreuse to celery to the most vibrant green apple with all of the winter rain we have been getting. Sounds like the perfect cocktail! These magnificent colors inspired this savory tipple, and I also included a spirit-free/mocktail version for those who are abstaining. Spirit-free options are one of the most requested type of drinks from you all. We can’t drink cocktails everyday after…

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  • Grapefruit Rosemary Sparkler NYE Cocktail

    The holidays are here, and I could not be more excited! Time to decorate the bar cart, mix up some eggnog and start chilling the bubbly! This year, I am helping host a New…

    December 13, 2018
  • How to Easily Deseed and Juice a Pomegranate

     To Deseed and juice a pomegranate can seem like a daunting task, but I am here to let you know how to turn those beautiful jewels into beautiful juice! It’s rather simple actually and only…

    November 28, 2018
  • Cranberry Spiced Clarified Milk Punch

    Clarifying cocktails is not new around here. Well, on Craft & Cocktails anyway. If you are new here you may not quite know what clarified cocktails are, no worries here is a break down…

    November 20, 2018
  • Easy Affordable Floral Centerpiece for Thanksgiving

    Setting the perfect table to highlight the Thanksgiving feast can be a tad stressful. Do you go formal or casual? Linens, no linens? Place cards or no? One year I hosted 16 people and…

    November 19, 2018
  • Smoked Cinnamon Apple Sparkling Sangria

    These Smoked Cinnamon Apple Sparkling Sangrias are a crowd pleaser! Smoked Cinnamon adds a much richer baking spice note to this sangria as well as making a great presentation for your guests served to…

    November 16, 2018
  • Everything Seasoning Martini and Tini Toast

    It’s been a rough week. Either globally or nationally with the the stem rolling from the Senate to elect Kavanaugh into the Supreme Court. Let’s not get into the rage headache I’ve had for…

    October 9, 2018
  • Fruity Pebbles Clarified Milk Punch

    I recently made Clarified Milk Punch to try this by gone method of preserving drinks and I am now smitten with making (and drinking!) them. You can clarify just about any cocktail that has…

    September 25, 2018
  • Berry Sherry Cobbler

    I have waxed and waned on my love of sherry many times. My first introduction with sherry was reading Edgar Allen Poe’s The Cask of Amontillado in 9th grade. And then I didn’t come across it again for another 12 years unfortunately. I saw amontillado…

    September 12, 2018