cocktails + beverages

love-napkins Fresh Ideas for Your Wedding Cocktails

No offense to your vows or the delicious cake, but cocktails are pretty much every guest’s best friend.  So make your cocktails even prettier with these fun bar accessories. Bar Decorations Decorate your cocktail area with punny beer coasters and wine signs to help guests differentiate between the pinot and... Read More

01-collage Citrus Cocktails

  This weekend I’ve decided to ignore the weather outside and make some cool, citrusy cocktails (of course, I might have to enjoy them by the fire) as I look... Read More

01-collage How to Make Your Own Shrubs

Two things happened when someone explained shrubs to me: I couldn’t get “Scrub” by TLC out of my head for the rest of the day, and I immediately wanted to... Read More

red wine copy What to Pair with a Cabernet Sauvignon

One of the biggest and richest red wines, cabernet sauvignon is a bold wine that pairs well with bold foods. Here are a few pairing suggestions: Appetizers:  Charcuterie plates (especially... Read More

applethyme copy Martini Cocktails

There are certain cocktails that are just more party-appropriate than others. As a scotch drinker, I know that perhaps my drink of choice is a bit too “moody” for a... Read More

chardonnay What to Pair With Chardonnay

Chardonnays can vary so much that often they can be difficult to pair. Here are our recommendations for a medium-bodied, not-too-much-oak-please chardonnay. Appetizers:  Corn or risotto cakes, plantain empanadas, and... Read More

wine 3 What to Pair With Pinot Noir

Maybe you are trying to nail down your wedding menu, or maybe you’ve just had a rough week and you need to sit down with a bottle of red. Either... Read More

hot buttered copy Holiday Drinks for Your Winter Party

Nothing says “Happy Christmas” to me quite like holiday cocktails.  So, I have brought you a round-up of fabulous beverages from hot buttered rums to mulled wine! A Dark and... Read More

serious eats2 copy2 Cider Drinks for Your Fall Wedding

When planning your autumn wedding, one way to add an extra dose of fall charm are cider-based cocktails. For example, we love this simple Sazerac cider for warming up on... Read More

hot cocktails copy Warm Up With Hot Drinks

No matter how your team is doing so far this season, chances are you would like a drink with the game. Last weekend was particularly brutal (both the game and... Read More

eat love drink Cool Cocktails

Savor these last few days of summer with an icy, refreshing cocktail. From fruity concoctions with raspberries and oranges to more savory choices with basil, all of these will keep... Read More

carosello Delicious Alcohol-Free Drinks

Maybe your venue doesn’t allow alcohol or maybe you just roll booze-free. But either way, we’ve got you covered with some absolutely delicious mocktail recipes. The Peach Queen (above) is... Read More