Deep Water Cocktail

Looking for the perfect ocean-themed blue cocktail for your shark/mermaid/tropical party? Make my ocean blue Deep Water Cocktail! What’s lurking in deep water? Is that blood?! No silly; it’s just a delicious Amarena cherry! Add a generous amount of cherry juice for extra special cocktail. This delightful Caribbean blue cocktail is super simple to make…

Pineapple Escape

This cocktail/mocktail is a whole entire vibe. One sip and you’re instantly transported to a tropical vacation! You’ll be delighted to know that I made both cocktail and mocktails version of this refreshing drink. You don’t even need a cocktail shaker! “If you like piña coladasAnd gettin’ caught in the rainIf you’re not into yogaIf…

Star Spangled Punch

Looking for an easy punch for 4th of July? You found it! This easy cranberry-lemonade punch has watermelon stars and blueberries. You can make an alcoholic or non-alcoholic versions.  I made a similar cranberry-lemonade punch for Christmas earlier this year and made a note to make a 4th of July version for summertime. If you…

Strawberry Spritz

I made this cocktail up for my friend Yasmine and we couldn’t believe how delicious it is. The best part? This drink is so good for you! We kept calling it the “happy tummy” because it has fresh mint and ginger ale, two things that are fantastic for your stomach.  I wrote this recipe up…

Last Crusade Sangria

Looking for an Indiana Jones drink recipe? You found it! This easy wine punch is basically a fruitless sangria. It’s so refreshing and easy to make.  One sip and you might just find eternal life! This drink recipe was of course inspired by The Last Crusade. I thought the brandy was a nice nod to…

Whiskey Smash

This delightfully refreshing cocktail is a cross between a mint julep and a whiskey sour so of course I love it! You know I’m such a bourbon gal. This drink is less minty than a julep and the fresh lemon juice really lights up the bourbon/whiskey by quite a bit. This is a fantastic cocktail…

Cranberry Lemon Punch

This easy Cranberry Lemon Punch was a hit at my Winter Wonderland Christmas dinner party! I accidentally came up with this delicious punch when mixing up a mocktail for my mom on Bachelor Monday. I took a sip to test it and thought, well how delicious! This punch recipe is literally a 1:1 ratio of…

The Hocus Pocus

The Hocus Pocus, aka the perfect Halloween cocktail! All you need is stunning purple Empress Gin, lemonade, and dry ice for this magical cocktail that’s sure to put a spell on you. I came up with this beautiful drink for my Hocus Pocus party and it got rave reviews from my guests! It was inspired…

Blackberry Iced Tea

I am big into fruity iced teas, y’all. They’re just so refreshing and so beautiful and so tasty! This makes a whole pitcher and the recipe easily doubles.  This delicious iced tea only takes a minutes to make, but you do need to chill it for several hours so plan accordingly. All you do is boil…