Spicy Ancho Cider Jameson Cocktail

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Spicy Ancho Cider Jameson Cocktail has a little bit of sweet and a little bit of heat, combined with the smoothness of Jameson you can’t beat this drink for any fall get together. It’s the perfect fall drink to warm you up as the days get cooler.

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Margarita Round-Up

National Margarita Day, Margarita Round-up

Margarita Round-Up (Three faves and one to try!)   I’ve posted a couple of margarita recipes lately all in honor of National Margarita Day. In an effort to keep things easy and share my favorites I’m doing a quick margarita round-up of my three favorite recipes and one I really

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Top Shelf Margarita with Fresh Citrus

Top Shelf Margarita with fresh citrus, So, I've been thinking...

Top shelf margarita with fresh citrus. This is going to be your new favorite ‘rita. Margaritas are one of my favorite cocktails. I don’t think I’m alone, considering we have an official National Margarita Day to celebrate on February 22. In the spirit of sharing my favorite spirits, I’m going

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Champagne and Raspberries

Champagne and Raspberries; So, I've been thinking...

Champagne and raspberries are a delicious combination, especially if you add a splash of Chambord raspberry vodka. Very light, fresh and simple, perfect for a celebration, brunch or anytime.

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Cinnamon Apple Cider Manhattan

Cinnamon Apple Cider Manhattan, Steph Rufa Photography

Cinnamon Apple Cider Manhattan.  Doesn’t that sound delicious? I’ve spent some time this fall playing around with seasonal flavors, namely apples, apple cider and cinnamon. No nutmeg or pumpkin here, thanks anyway. I wanted to create drinks that I would crave in the fall; that would remind me of the

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Piña Colada Martini

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Last week I wrote about a great summer drink: the piña colada. Except I made it better you can’t beat a piña colada with ice cream. It’s cool, creamy, fruity – perfect for the last humid days of summer. Consider it your tropical boozy dessert with fresh ingredients. The recipe

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Traditional Caipirinha

traditional caipirinha

Traditional Caipirinha Have you heard of cachaça, the sugar cane hard liquor used in my new favorite cocktail, Caipirinha (pronounced kie-purr-een-ya)? Cachaça is similar to rum, but it’s different – the flavor is distinct and strong. And delicious. The traditional caipirinha is Brazil’s national cocktail – and for good reason,

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