Tag Archives cocktails

Strawberry Orange Juice Mimosa

by Tuesday, November 22, 2016

November's Mimosa of the Month is a simple but special Strawberry Orange Juice Mimosa. With all the fuss around Thanksgiving dinner and the lead up to Christmas I thought something easy might be in needed.   With a house full of guests and the inevitable round of parties and open houses that come with the holiday season, ...

Rosemary Beach Paloma

by Saturday, September 3, 2016

I'm a margarita girl at heart, but this Rosemary Beach Paloma has been my go to this summer. I totally made up the name of this drink - I felt bad calling it a straight up Paloma because a key ingredient is Fresca. I’m pretty sure the dudes in Mexico who created the Paloma did ...

More Margaritas, Please

by Sunday, February 21, 2016

Anyone else kind of irritated that National Margarita Day is on a Monday? If you’re going to make up a drinking holiday, couldn’t you at least aim for something closer to the weekend?   Regardless, I couldn’t let this day go unnoticed. I love Champagne, but I might love margaritas even more. Maybe it’s because I grew ...

A Simple French 75

by Saturday, December 12, 2015

You wouldn't be wrong if you said a French 75 was like a fancy Gin & Tonic. Because, well, bubbles. A French 75 is best served COLD, so it helps if you have chilled champagne and a chilled glass ready to go. Ready to try one? French 75 1 oz. gin a big pinch of cotton candy 5 oz. chilled Champagne or ...