Maker's Mark Makerita

In Kentucky, we always feel it is time for bourbon. ...more

If you've got peaches, make this cocktail!

It’s day 2 of Peach Week and I promised you something special with the leftover peach nectar from that ...more

Dear Wine, I've Cheated but I Love You Still

I was raised by my dad.  When he had his friends over, I never saw little cute drinks with umbrellas in them.  I rarely saw them mix anything with orange juice and never even had cranberry juice in my refrigerator until I became an adult.  When I think back, the only wine we had was Tawny Port. and trust me, it wasn't a good one.  What I saw were various versions of liquid that looked like tea and smelled like gasoline....more

Holiday Bourbon Truffles

Holiday Bourbon Truffles - they may look sweet, but look out! They are wickedly good!See the complete recipe HERE...more

I'll Drink To That: Trinidad Sour

Maple Bourbon Apple Butter

Bourbon Banana Pudding

 You can find my original post here: 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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