Holiday, Recipes

12 Days of Cocktails: Sparkling Christmas Tree Cocktail

It's day three of our cocktail countdown to Christmas! Today's cocktail is pretty and is sure to wow your guest. The Sparkling Christmas Tree Cocktail comes from the Floating Kitchen and uses The Lady of the Podcast's favorite liquor - gin. If you also enjoy a gin drink, then read on. Ingredients  1/2 cup gin  1/2… Continue reading 12 Days of Cocktails: Sparkling Christmas Tree Cocktail

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Holiday, Recipes

12 Days of Cocktails: Apple Cider Old Fashioned

Welcome to Day 2 of 12 Days of Cocktails! Do you a break from the peppermint? This Apple Cider Old Fashioned from Delish is just the thing to sample a different taste of the season. INGREDIENTS 1/2 c. ice 2/3 c. apple cider 2 oz. whiskey 2 dashes Angostura bitters Apple slices, for garnish Cinnamon sticks, for garnish   DIRECTIONS… Continue reading 12 Days of Cocktails: Apple Cider Old Fashioned

Entertaining, Holiday, Recipes

12 Days of Cocktails: Holly Jolly Punch

Welcome to the first day of 12 Days of Cocktails! Today's cocktail is for a crowd and is sure to be a crowd-pleaser. The Holly Jolly Punch, courtesy of DeKuyper and the Cocktail Project, is perfect if you need a large batch of holiday cheer. The ingredients for this punch can be found at any… Continue reading 12 Days of Cocktails: Holly Jolly Punch

History, Recipes

85th Anniversary of Prohibition

For thirteen heart-wrenching years, it was illegal to sell or import alcohol in the United States. Prohibition was the law of the land and meant a nationwide ban on the sale and import of alcoholic beverages that lasted from 1920 to 1933.   Organizations such as The American Temperance Society, The Methodist Church, and the Women’s Christian Temperance Union, were the leading advocates of prohibition. … Continue reading 85th Anniversary of Prohibition

Recipes

Episode One: To Know Us, Is to Love Us

In our first episode, we talk a little about ourselves, our favorite drinks from movies and how to order in a bar without embarrassing yourself. Show Notes: KRAKEN AND COLA 1 part Kraken Rum 3 parts cola Lime wedge   THE BUTTERY KRAKEN 1 part Kraken Rum 1 part butterscotch schnapps Splash of cola Red… Continue reading Episode One: To Know Us, Is to Love Us