Holiday, Recipes

12 Days of Cocktails: Rosemary Gin Fizz

We've reached the last day. We hope you've enjoyed this year's countdown to Christmas. For our final cocktail we present the Rosemary Gin Fizz from Creative Culinary. It's a light, fizzy drink perfect for celebrating. Ingredients 1/4 cup gin 1 TBSP Fresh lemon juice 1 Tbsp rosemary simple syrup (1 cup water, 1 cup sugar,… Continue reading 12 Days of Cocktails: Rosemary Gin Fizz

Holiday, Recipes

12 Day of Cocktails: Hot Buttered Rum

We're almost to the end of our countdown! It's day 11 and we're bringing you a slightly decadent drink...Hot Buttered Rum! This cocktail is rich and buttery, and perfect for a winter's night. INGREDIENTS 2 cups water 1/2 stick (1/4 cup) unsalted butter 1/4 cup packed dark brown sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon freshly… Continue reading 12 Day of Cocktails: Hot Buttered Rum

Entertaining, Holiday, Recipes

12 Days of Cocktails: Christmas Sangria

It's day 10 and today's recipe can be made in a big batch for all your guest to enjoy. This take on the classic sangria comes from Popsugar. INGREDIENTS 1 (750ml) bottle white wine 1 (12 ounce) ginger beer plus more for topping if desired 1 1/2 cups apple cider 1/2 cup brandy 3 pears… Continue reading 12 Days of Cocktails: Christmas Sangria

History, Podcast

George Remus Podcast

https://app.stitcher.com/splayer/f/207775/57853121 Thanks for tuning into For Bitters or Worse, a podcast about our Adventures in Booze and Marriage. I’m Melissa and I’m Thadd. Today we’re talking Remus Repeal Reserve and develing into the man the whiskey was named for. Last week we did a review of the Remus Repeal Reserve Series II, you can find it… Continue reading George Remus Podcast

Entertaining, Holiday, Recipes

12 Days of Cocktails: Amaretto-Cranberry Kiss

It's day eight of our 12 Days of Cocktails! Today we have an easy, fruity cocktail perfect for sipping during cocktail hour and can be made for a crowd. The Amaretto-Cranberry Kiss comes from Thanksgiving.com. Ingredients 16 ounces cranberry juice cocktail 8 ounces vodka 4 ounces amaretto 3 ounces fresh orange juice Ice Clementines, peeled… Continue reading 12 Days of Cocktails: Amaretto-Cranberry Kiss