• Watermelon Vodka Fresca

    Watermelon Vodka Fresca

    Vodka and watermelon. An almost perfect summer combination. Add in a little fresh mint and a touch more sweetness and you’ll absolutely love this mixed drink. Ingredients are for a pitcher because you’ll want to share this … Read More »

  • Sunken Treasure Martini

    Sunken Treasure Martini

    The Sunken Treasure is the strawberry sunk in the “sand” of this martini. The other “treasure” is shipwreck hunter, Cap’n Fizz, who you can see in this video. Ingredients 1 oz apricot jam 1 strawberry 1 oz … Read More »

  • Tea Rose Cocktail

    Tea Rose Cocktail

    Inspired by my friend and talented artist, Beth Moody, who paints beautiful roses (amongst other things) and grows equally lovely roses in the garden of her historic Georgia home. See Beth’s work at http://duluthartgallery.com/ or http://bethmoody.com. Watch … Read More »

  • Champagne Sangria

    Champagne Sangria

    A silky and fruity creation from Giada de Laurentiis of the Food Network. Ingredients 50g fresh mint leaves (750-ml) bottle Prosecco or French Champagne, chilled 1/2 cup orange juice 2 cups Mint Simple Syrup, recipe follows 1 lemon, … Read More »

  • Summer Thyme

    Summer Thyme

    This a wonderfully refreshing blend of flavors from the Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead. Tsegaye (a first-class bartender, by the way), was so busy that I didn’t want to bother him by asking for the measurements, so this is something of … Read More »

 
 
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    • Watermelon Vodka Fresca Watermelon Vodka Fresca

      Watermelon Vodka Fresca Vodka and watermelon. An almost perfect summer combination. Add in a little fresh mint and a touch more sweetness and you’ll absolutely love this mixed drink. Ingredients are for a pitcher because you’ll want to share this … Read More »

  • Skinny Drinks

    • SKINNY Island Girl skinny island girl cocktail drink

      SKINNY Island Girl A tangy vodka drink with only 78 low calories. Incredible! Watch the Skinny Island Girl cocktail video. Ingredients 1 oz 80-proof vodka 1 oz unsweetened cranberry juice 1/4 oz fresh squeezed lime juice Stevia syrup Diet ginger … Read More »

  • Pirate Potions

    • Pieces of Eight Martini pieces of eight martini

      Pieces of Eight Martini AArgh! Me pirate chum, Cap’n Fizz, ‘e knows all abaht pieces o’ eight and rum but ‘e bain’t be knowing ‘ow this ere martini got its name. It be the color of doubloons, not Pieces o’ … Read More »

  • Articles

    • Mixology Monday Niche Spirits mixology monday cocktails

      Good grief. I can’t believe I missed the last couple (or three?) Mixology Monday events. This month the host is Filip at Adventures in Cocktails and the theme: Niche Spirits, which basically means anything other than vodka, rum, tequila, whiskey…… … Read More »

  • Mixnsip’s Creations

    • Pina Kid-lada pina kid-lada kiddy cocktail

      PINA KID-LADA Grown-ups have their Pina Coladas, so why shouldn’t kids have a Pina Kid-lada? This yummy kiddy cocktail mimics the pineapple and coconut concoction that adults love. It’s so good, though, that a lot of “older” kids seem to … Read More »

  • Favorites

    • The Dubliner 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 »