I'll Drink To That: Trinidad Sour

Maple Bourbon Apple Butter

Bourbon Banana Pudding

 You can find my original post here: http://sallycooks.com/2013/07/01/bourbon-banana-pudding/ Thanks for reading! ...more

How to Make the Perfect Manhattan

Whiskey and Spiced Walnut Ice Cream

Liquor is crafted and aged with the sole purpose of creating intense depth of flavor. This flavor has to shine above the potential burn of the alcohol. Therefore it is the perfect ingredient to add “intense depth of flavor” to any dish....more
This looks delicious!!more

The New Fashioned: A Modern Twist on a Classic Cocktail

For once, my half-hearted gardening pays off. Every spring, I start off with tons of green thumb ambition, then get lazy and quit pulling weeds by August. Things end up growing where they shouldn't go, and unidentifiable stalks of green take over. But there's one patch of leaves I can identify by smell that keeps getting bigger and healthier every year: a gloriously spreading tangle of mint that's slowly taking over the front yard. ...more
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Count Down to Thanksgiving!

Twice Baked Bourbon-Hazelnut Sweet Potatoes. Thanksgiving can be a little overwhelming for first time hosts. Heck, Thanksgiving can cause anxiety in award-winning chefs...don't feel bad if the thought of it gives you hives!  ...more

It wasn't exactly perfect, but the last time we did a turkey we used one of those gigantic Zip ...more

A Labor of Love~Butternut Squash Gnocchi with Whiskey Cream Sauce

Human beings are fairly predictable. We generally do things for others, for one of two reasons--to GIVE or to GET. It doesn't really matter what the action is; giving or getting is always the underlying motivation. ...more

Pumpkin Paradise!

Creamy Choco-Pumpkin Bars ...more

Cooking with Bourbon During National Bourbon Heritage Month

But I won’t stop being an ambassador for this particular spirit, which, while it makes an excellent beverage, is also an excellent ingredient during a session in the kitchen. In honor of September, which has been named National Bourbon Heritage Month by the U.S. Senate, here are some recipes that celebrate this very American whiskey. ...more
Bourbon is always a favored spirit here in the South, and even with our cooler temps hitting ...more