This Leap Year Cocktail Recipe of gin, Grand Marnier & sweet vermouth will showcase your mixology talent at your home Leap Year cocktail party. Find out who created it in 1928, what it tastes like, and how to make it perfectly for your guests.
Bloomsbury Garden Cocktail is a refreshing alcoholic drink brought to you from the Anchor & Den Bar during our trip to Grand Cayman. You can make this effervescently delightful drink and & impress your friends. Made with rosemary infused gin, elderflower liqueur, fig marmalade, and tonic water, this wonderful drink will be your new go-to cocktail.
Blood Orange Vodka Soda is a cocktail we discovered at the movie theater. Yes, I said at the movies. This unique and refreshing drink is a balance of vodka, Solerno blood orange liqueur, elderflower liqueur, and club soda. Check out our recipe write-up for how we discovered it, how to make it, and some pro tips to play with the color and sweetness.
Fig Vodka Martini is a delightful, unique mixture of vodka, triple sec, apple and lime juices, and Navarino Icons Fig Marmalade, but you can use any high quality fig jam or marmalade. If you love figs, you will love this easy cocktail. If you don’t like figs, or think they don’t belong in cocktails, as did I, read on and give it a chance.
The Bloody Rose is what we are calling this Vodka Blood Orange Cranberry Martini which is a delicious fall cocktail drink made with vodka, blood orange liqueur, lime juice, rosewater, and a cranberry “jam” called Cranberries Cooked in Pays d’Oc Wine. You can use any gourmet cranberry preserve. Read on to learn more about blood orange and two other flavors I “pooh-poohed” and then had to take back my words once I tasted the recipe.
Spanish Hot Chocolate, “chocolate caliente” in Spanish, is MY FAVORITE HOT DRINK that I always get the second I land in Barcelona, Spain whenever I visit my sister. Super rich, thick (grueso), decadent, authentic Spanish Hot Chocolate. If that’s not tempting enough, this dreamy drink must go with sugary CHURROS. Yes! I made Churros too!
The holidays are time to celebrate and cheer with a special drink that I am calling Caramel Apple Cider Vodka Punch. This spiked punch is sweet, fruity, festive and alcoholic beverage to celebrate the holidays; Hanukkah or Christmas season. Made with Caramel Sauce, this drink is easy to prepare and can be made ahead a time. Perfect for your upcoming holiday party.
Gin and Prosecco Cocktail with Chamomile & Tangerine is a delightful, bubbly, floral champagne cocktail that will change your mind about sparkling wine cocktails. Don’t be afraid, but it has white balsamic vinegar. You will be surprised how wonderful it tastes. Find out the difference between champagne, prosecco and sparkling wine too.
Pumpkin Spice Mocha is available all year round when you make it in your home. This hot or cold drink recipe is easy to make, and you can top it with whipped cream, caramel sauce, or Cinnamon-infused Vermont Maple Syrup