cocktails

Boozy Popsicle with Watermelon and Mint Agua Fresca

If there is one thing I run to for refreshment when it’s this hot, it’s an agua fresca. Take this refreshing drink to the next level by adding a bit of vodka and making a Boozy popsicle. Instead of a poolside cocktail, these popsicles are your new summer staple. Down here in Texas, it’s safe to say that spring is in our rear view. Temperatures are in the nineties, there’s not a drop of rain in sight and in no time we will be feeling those triple digit temperatures! In other words, bring on the craft cocktail popsicles! How …

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Bourbon Strawberry Mint Tea Cocktail Recipe

This classic bourbon tea cocktail recipe is a wonderful mix of bitter and sweet flavors. Don’t have strawberries on hand? Make this iced tea cocktail recipe with any kind of sweet fruit– blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, peaches and more. With summer upon us, it’s a perfect time to air out the kitchen routine and refresh that meal plan. If you’re looking for the perfect summer Friday cocktail, this Bourbon Strawberry Mint Tea Cocktail is one of my favorites! It’s not an overly sweet cocktail which I appreciate from …

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Blood Orange Margaritas with Citrus Salt Recipe

This classic blood orange margarita recipe has a wonderful citrus flavor. Don’t have blood oranges on hand? Make this recipe with any kind of citrus– classic lime, orange or grapefruit juice. Drinks are not like children.  It is perfectly okay to choose a favorite and this is mine! You can use the recipe with lime juice for the best classic margarita or grapefruit juice for a paloma. I’ve done it all three ways and they all turn out delicious! I don’t know about you, but margarita Saturday feels like a tradition I can …

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10 of the Best New Year’s Eve Cocktails Worth The Effort

I took my cocktail research seriously as I was planning our menu for our first annual Austin holiday dinner party and wanted to share some of my favorite New Year’s Eve Cocktails that were unearthed in the process! Mixing up a cocktail is the beverage equivalent of putting on your favorite Ganni slingbacks. It signifies that it’s not just going to be any old night. (If it were, you would have opened a bottle of wine and slipped your feet into some your trusty slip on mules.) As we head into this next holiday-filled week, the thing …

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