Drink Blog of the Day Archive

May 13, 2014
The original G&T -- gin, tonic and a slice of fresh lemon or lime -- is pretty close to perfection in my book, immediately evoking hot Summer days, and long and hilarious conversations with girlfriends.
May 12, 2014
I really like the way it turned out.It was a good pick-me-up for the morning that is refreshingly tangy but not overly so
May 11, 2014
While dry wines are nice for some, I’m partial to sweet and fruity wines. That would explain my adoration for beautiful sangria!
May 10, 2014
Made with raspberries and orange simple syrup, this mimosa is sinfully delicious!
May 9, 2014
This isn’t the type of drink that you would slam back like a jäger-bomb, but instead is meant to slowly enjoy. The fresh mint leaves, smooth Kentucky bourbon, bit of fine sugar to balance. It’s such a fresh, clean drink.
May 8, 2014
So what makes for an out of this world, knock you right off your feet, margarita? Two words – fresh juice!
May 7, 2014
It’s five o’clock somewhere! Celebrate with this Refreshing Mojito Cocktail,frozen and blended with sweet, juicy pineapple, rum, freshly squeezed lime juice, and a subtle hit of herbal cilantro.
May 6, 2014
This juice is a bit of a sweet treat, but with grapefruit juice ranked among those highest in antioxidant activity it should not be overlooked.
May 5, 2014
This Cinco de Mayo, for those choosing not to imbibe for whatever reason, there is another option: Agua Fresca
May 4, 2014
Michelada’s are Mexico’s answer to red beer that can be made in a variety of ways, but the main ingredients are beer and tomato juice.
May 3, 2014
This drink is reason enough to celebrate. Here's one of my favorites ...the Paloma.
May 2, 2014
The beauty of this lemonade is that you can make it for the kids and then make this St Germain Rosemary Lemonade Cocktail from it.
May 1, 2014
Instead of using regular simple syrup as a sweetener, this Vanilla Bean Mint Julep uses vanilla bean-infused simple syrup to add both sweetness and an extra layer of flavor to the drink.
April 30, 2014
I prefer mine with bourbon, a twist of orange, the slightest amount of bitters and recently, because I’ve been lucky enough to acquire some, one single spiced, brandied cherry.
April 29, 2014
This smoothie is very thick so you could eat it with a spoon and call it pudding if you want!
April 28, 2014
Start this week off with a powerful and delicious smoothie. Beet Coconut Dream Smoothie.
April 27, 2014
How many time have we heard the saying – an apple a day keeps the doctor. But what exactly are the benefits of apple that makes it so popular? For one, the pectin in apple lowers the bad cholestrol (LDL). It detoxifies the body, cleans teeth & strengthens gums.
April 26, 2014
This is a slightly more complex version of a paloma, a classic Mexican cocktail with tequila, lime, and grapefruit soda or grapefruit juice.
April 25, 2014
Plantation Coffee uses pineapple juice and coffee liqueur, among other things, to modify the rums.
April 24, 2014
So I figured I would make a margarita (I’m not usually a tequila drinker)using one of my favorite flavors of all time…key lime.
April 23, 2014
we are bringing back our legacy cocktails. Each of these drinks has its own story. First off? The Lady of the Fountain.
April 22, 2014
I chose some fruit and veggies I had and the result was pretty good and delicious, so I have to share it with you.
April 21, 2014
The beauty of homemade smoothie is that it can be jam-packed with fruits. It is surprisingly filling and I have been feeling a bit more energetic than usual ever since.
April 20, 2014
There’s one thing at brunch that will bring everyone (well, 21 and over) to the table, and have them coming back for more...this Spring Sangria.
April 19, 2014
The strawberry and rhubarb in this drink provides a tangy yet sweet boozy drink. I like this drink because it makes me feel like I am on vacation.
April 18, 2014
What you need to know about pisco is that it is a brandy made from grapes.– pisco is made by distilling the fermented grape, the solid and liquid together.
April 17, 2014
Have you tried a little inner spring cleaning? Gaby created these healthful tonics that are chockful of antioxidants, free radical fighters and will cleanse and help put you back on the right track with healthy plant extracts.
April 16, 2014
Life is beauty through and through. Life is sunny, life is cool. Life is even easy too just like this Lemon Verbena Whiskey Sour.
April 15, 2014
The Kahlúa Root Beer is also an amazing combination all on its own. I can definitely see this becoming an easy, go-to drink.
April 14, 2014
We’ve done a white sangria before, but red has its virtues as well. Good virtues. Tasty ones. Naughty ones that get you a little, hmm…toasty warm. Which is why we love you, Sangria. Salute!

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