Sauvignon Blanc Sangria
Drinks

Summer Sangria

Summer is in full swing and with a heat wave scorching the Midwest, we are all about warm weather recipes these days. Summer cannot go on another day without a bright and beautiful Summer Sangria! This Summer Sangria is easy and can be considered a “skinny cocktail” since I omit sugar. I do this since I use sweet fruits that release…

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Lemonade Recipe
Drinks

Basil Lemonade

We have a heatwave happening in St. Louis, so it’s definitely time for refreshing homemade lemonade! I have been on a fresh herb kick lately and I thought basil infused lemonade would be even better. This basil lemonade is made with fresh lemons, basil simple syrup, and filtered water. That’s it! Easy breezy! And once you make your first pitcher…

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Negroni
Drinks, Themed

Negroni

The Royal Wedding is just days away, and I’m getting excited to have a viewing party filled with royal inspired food and drinks! So it’s time to get to know our American Princess, Meghan Markle, even better! Meghan Markle’s favorite drink is a Negroni, so before the big day, I wanted to share the recipe for a Negroni with a…

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Westworld Themed Whiskey Cocktail
Drinks, Themed

Westworld Themed Whiskey Cocktail

Westworld and whiskey just go together, so of course this inspired recipe comes to you in the form of A Westworld Themed Whiskey Cocktail! Before we get to this drink, I’ll tell you a quick story of how this recipe came to fruition. So I was on an airplane on my way to Austin, TX. I was seated next to…

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Lemon Elderflower Martini
Drinks, Themed

Lemon Elderflower Martini

Wedding season is upon us! And the most highly anticipated wedding of the season, if not ever, The Royal Wedding, is happening in May. As you saw from my earlier post, I created a Lemon Elderflower Cake. That cake was incredible! So much so that I wanted to recreate the flavors and essence of this magical cake into a signature drink. The…

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Cucumber Lime Martini
Drinks

Cucumber Lime Martini

I am a Martini type of gal. I am drawn to the elegance of the glass, the sultry sipping, and the allure of how a simple drink can look so dolled up. The sophistication of these gorgeous drinks is as intriguing as the flavor combinations that make them up! I mean, who would have ever thought drinking olive juice would…

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Ginger and Blackberry White Wine Sangria
Drinks, Food & Wine

Ginger and Blackberry White Wine Sangria

White wine Sangria is a refreshing cocktail that is welcome all year round! This recipe for Ginger and Blackberry White Wine Sangria is elegant and fun, and would be a couture cocktail for a luncheon or get-together. This blends homemade ginger simple syrup, Cointreau, fresh blackberries, Sparkling lime water, and dry white wine. Ginger Simple Syrup The essence of this ginger…

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Warm Apple Cider
Drinks, Videos

Apple Cider (With Video)

The weather on our end has dipped below 0 today! This is certainly a day to stay inside, play games by the fireplace, and sip on some homemade Apple Cider. Apple cider is comforting, cozy, and everything special about the winter season all served up in a cup. It’s been one of my favorite drinks since childhood, and now that…

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mulled wine cabernet syrah
Drinks, Food & Wine

Mulled Wine

Cold evenings during the Holidays call for a warm, spiced cocktail. Mulled wine is a traditional drink that uses red wine, brandy, citrus, and a few of The Holiday Baking Spices to give you a comforting drink to cozy up with by the fireplace, or sip while snuggled under your favorite blanket watching Christmas movies. When we have friends or family over…

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