• Mulled Claret

    Mulled Claret

    Here’s a perfect way to celebrate the Christmas holidays or to warm up when the winter wind blows. Claret refers to red wines of Bordeaux, but a hearty Shiraz or Merlot would work equally as well in this … Read More »

  • The Grilled Pineapple

    The Grilled Pineapple

    This is how I like Grilled Pineapple – with quality rum and martini style. If you don’t want to make your own you can stop in to the Ritz-Carlton, Naples, FL and have the bartender at The … Read More »

  • Heat Of The Moment

    Heat Of The Moment

    In the heat of the moment you may want to step back and take a sip of this darkly delicious martini. Ingredients 1 1/2 oz dark Rum 3/4 oz Cherry Liqueur 3/4 oz Kahlua Instructions Stir … Read More »

  • Hot Apple Pie Cocktail

    Hot Apple Pie Cocktail

    Maybe not as good as grandma’s apple pie but this hot cocktail makes a good substitute. Ingredients 2 oz Tuaca Hot apple cider Cinnamon stick Ground cinnamon Whipped cream (optional) Instructions Warm a mug before putting … Read More »

  • Spanish Coffee

    Spanish Coffee

    Here’s a simple, yet yummy way to make Spanish Coffee using Kahlua (a Mexican coffee-flavored rum-based liqueur) and brandy. Ingredients 3/4 oz Kahlua 3/4 oz brandy Hot coffee Whipped cream Nutmeg Instructions Warm a coffee mug or tempered … Read More »

 
 
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    • mulled claret wine

      Mulled Claret Here’s a perfect way to celebrate the Christmas holidays or to warm up when the winter wind blows. Claret refers to red wines of Bordeaux, but a hearty Shiraz or Merlot would work equally as well in this … Read More »

  • Skinny Drinks

    • SKINNY Lemonade Make a batch of delicious low-calorie lemonade to share with friends. The whole batch has only 122 calories; that’s fewer than 16 calories per 8 oz serving. This is also a great mixer for your skinny cocktails. Ingredients … Read More »

  • Pirate Potions

    • pyrat's sin rum champagne cocktail

      Pyrat’s Sin From the Pyrat rum people. Is it a sin to drink rum with champagne? Everybody’s Favorite Pirate, Cap’n Carl Fismer might know. Watch him here or find him at cannonbeachtreasure.com. Ingredients 1/2 oz Pyrat rum 1/2 oz Grand … Read More »

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  • Mixnsip’s Creations

    • Smashing Pumpkintini Martini

      Smashing Pumpkintini No, this is nothing to do with Billy Corgan but it really is a “smashing” cocktail. I based it on a recipe from the Grant Grill in San Diego. Both Monin and Torani have a syrup that you … Read More »

  • Favorites

    • The Dubliner

      The Dubliner The rich sweetness of Grand Marnier with a little spiciness from sweet vermouth and orange bittersĀ  combine with Irish whiskey for a cocktail that shines. Ingredients 2 oz Irish whiskey 1/2 oz Grand Marnier liqueur 1/2 oz sweet … Read More »