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Drinks for Valentine’s Day

Looking for drink ideas to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Check these out…

Chocolate Drinks: Sweet. Indulgent. Chocolate.
Hot Drinking Chocolate

Chocolate Hazelnut Martini

Citrus Cocktails: Get fresh with the season’s best.
Lemon Drop Vodka Martini
Meyer Lemon Margarita

Champagne Cocktails: Celebrate with bubbles!

French 75 Cocktail
Pom Flower Champagne Cocktail

Lemonade Drinks and Cocktails

Lemonade is the drink of summer. Whether you like it straight or spiked, I have a recipe for you. Enjoy one of these lemonade drinks before summer is over!


Vodka Lemonade -vodka or citrus vodka mixed with homemade lemonade


Lemon Shandy Beer Cocktail -cold beer and lemonade


Pimm’s Ginger Lemonade -Pimm’s No. 1 liqueur, fresh lemon juice, ginger beer


Blueberry Basil Hard Lemonade -sparkling lemonade with gin, fresh blueberries and basil


Homemade Lemonade -simple lemonade made from fresh lemon juice, sugar and water


Cherry Lemonade -homemade lemonade infused with fresh sweet cherries

Drink Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day. No Green Beer Here!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Here’s to a day filled with luck and good cheer. Here are a few drink ideas and recipes links. Sorry. No green beer here. (You’re welcome.)


Chocolate Stout Beer Shakes -stout beer (such as Guinness), premium chocolate ice cream


Big Ginger Drink -Irish whiskey (such as Jameson), fresh lime juice, ginger ale


Irish Coffee -Irish whiskey, coffee, sugar, whipping cream

Of course, it’s always good to have nonalcoholic drink options. Here’s a mocktail with a touch of green.
Mint Limeade Mocktail Recipe -fresh mint leaves, simple syrup, fresh lime juice, still or sparkling water

Here’s to a Happy and Safe Holiday! -Jen

Drinks for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is almost here. It’s too late to worry about the turkey. Let’s focus on drinks. The way I see it, a holiday celebration calls for bourbon or bubbly. Here’s a few drink ideas and recipe links.

Kentucky Apple Cocktail Recipe -bourbon, hard apple cider, aromatic bitters, pure maple syrup


Kentucky Mule Drink Recipe -bourbon, fresh lime juice, ginger beer


French 75 Champagne Cocktail Recipe -gin, fresh lemon juice, simple syrup, Champagne


Pom Flower Champagne Cocktail Recipe -elderflower liqueur, pomegranate juice, Champagne

Of course, it’s always good to have nonalcoholic drink options. Here’s a mocktail that belongs at the grown ups table.
Mint Limeade Mocktail Recipe -fresh mint leaves, simple syrup, fresh lime juice, still or sparkling water

Here’s to a Happy and Safe Thanksgiving! -Jen