• Chimney Fire

    Chimney Fire

    Now this is the kind of Chimney Fire you actually want! Perfect on cold or damp nights. You can also make it with non-alcoholic cider. You might also enjoy this hot cider toddy. Ingredients 1 1/2 oz. Amaretto … Read More »

  • Christmas Cake cocktail

    Christmas Cake cocktail

    Inspired by …….Christmas Cake! Sweet and rich cherries, raisins, spices, almonds and, of course a generous dash of cognac. You’ll need to make your own allspice simple syrup (add the allspice to equal amounts of sugar and … Read More »

  • Does a Noggin of Egg in Your Nog Make an Eggnog?

    Does a Noggin of Egg in Your Nog Make an Eggnog?

    Alright, I’m no Dr. Seuss but the origin of eggnog is as convoluted as any of his sayings. (By the way, the good Dr. was the son and grandson of brewmasters in Springfield, Massachusetts. One wonders what remarkable potions he … Read More »

  • How To Dress Up Your Christmas Cocktails

    How To Dress Up Your Christmas Cocktails

    You dress yourself up for a holiday party. Why not do the same for your  adult beverages? Here are some simple, inexpensive ideas that will set the tone for a fun and festive time. A simple skewer of cranberries topped … Read More »

  • Snowball Cocktail

    Snowball Cocktail

    Advocaat was hugely popular back in my day. In the last couple of years it’s seen a resurgence of demand. The most classic cocktail using this rich, custardy liqueur is the Snowball. Perfect for winter evenings, I like … Read More »

 
 
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    • Chimney Fire chimney fire

      Chimney Fire Now this is the kind of Chimney Fire you actually want! Perfect on cold or damp nights. You can also make it with non-alcoholic cider. You might also enjoy this hot cider toddy. Ingredients 1 1/2 oz. Amaretto … Read More »

  • Skinny Drinks

    • SKINNY Electric Lemonade skinny electric lemonade cocktail

      SKINNY Electric Lemonade Here’s an excellent low calorie version of the Electric Lemonade. With a full measure of vodka, fresh orange juice and sour mix it has only 115 calories but packs a lot of lip-smacking, refreshing flavor. See Elizabeth … Read More »

  • Pirate Potions

    • Fuzzy Pirate fuzzy pirate

      Fuzzy Pirate For my buddy and “Everyone’s Favorite Pirate”, Cap’n Carl fismer of treasureexperience.com and for every grog-loving pirate out there. Check our videos on the video page. Ingredients 1 1/2 oz Blackbeard (of course) spiced rum. 1 oz peach … Read More »

  • Articles

    • What to Drink on St. Patrick’s Day st patrick's day cocktail drinks

      St. Patrick, patron saint of Ireland, was actually born in Scotland. Blue, not green, is the color originally associated with the saint. The Irish Presidential Standard (flag) is “St. Patrick’s Blue” with a golden harp in its center, and the … Read More »

  • Mixnsip’s Creations

    • The Shock Wave

      The Shock Wave Made with WAVE Baja flavored vodka, this electric-looking libation will give you quite a shock with a generous jolt of fresh, tart lime juice and a dash of 151. Don’t forget to watch the video. Ingredients 1 … Read More »

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    • The Dubliner The Dubliner

      The Dubliner The rich sweetness of Grand Marnier with a little spiciness from sweet vermouth and orange bitters  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 »