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  • Apple Cider Doughnut Old Fashioned

    DOUGNUTS Cakey, crumbly, cinnamony Apple Cider Doughnuts are a thing of beauty. Some of my fondest memories when I was little was visiting the local farms in south Jersey in the fall. Wandering through…

    December 11, 2019
  • Apple Cider Syrup for Cocktails

    An apple cider syrup made for mixing into cocktails to add a hint of warming baking spices scented with apple. Apple cider is used in place of water in this syrup which punches up…

    December 11, 2019
  • Chocolate Fig Old Fashioned

      Cozy sweaters, baking spices, and figs are my favorite things about fall! I recently discovered that chocolate-dipped figs are simply heaven and have been eating them nonstop. The Chocolate Fig Old Fashioned is…

    December 5, 2019
  • Empress Elderflower Spanish Gin & Tonic

    Spanish Gin & Tonics I have always had a deep love for Spanish Gin & Tonics. Who can resist a big frosty glasses full of crisp gin and bitter-sweet tonic topped with botanicals and…

    October 11, 2019
  • Vineyard Crush Cocktail

    It’s harvest season! Plump grapes are being turned from ruby red juice into liquid gold: wine! And in some cases, that juice is produced into silky brandy. This cocktail features fresh grapes muddled along…

    October 8, 2019
  • Caramelized Banana Coconut Bamboo Cocktail

    BAMBOO COCKTAIL Hidden for decades in the pages of turn of the century cocktail books, the Bamboo cocktail lay forgotten like so many quintessential drinks of it’s day. Lacking a heartier spirit, the split-base…

    September 13, 2019
  • Lemongrass Piña Colada with Kikori Whiskey

    To make this whiskey lemongrass Piña Colada, I used Kikori whiskey. This is not your typical Japanese whiskey! Made from rice and aged in 3 types of barrels, it’s perfect for mixing into cocktails…

    August 22, 2019
  • Rosé Breakfast Bramble

    This week is rosé cocktail week! To celebrate the launch of my new book Celebrate Rosé, I had Drinkstagramers and cocktail mavens whip up their favorite cocktails using rosé. Some had never used rosé…

    July 7, 2019
  • Roasted Strawberry Rose Negroni

    Negroni Week is upon us! Are you ready?? Kicking it off with a new Negroni variation: Roasted Strawberry Rose Negroni! Strawberries go so well in a Negroni. The botanical gin, bitter citrus Campari, and…

    June 24, 2019
  • Vanilla Blackberry Brandy Highball

    HIGHBALLS Highballs are a thing of beauty! Simple, bubbly and refreshing. Built in the glass, no shaking or straining required, it’s an easy drink to mix up for parties picnics, or after a long…

    May 11, 2019