As you can probably guess from the title, this refreshing mezcal and tonic cocktail only calls for two main ingredients: mezcal and tonic water. The mezcal gives this cocktail a subtle smoky flavor that is complemented by some citrus-flavored tonic water and a dash of […]
Food & Cocktail Ideas for the Adventurous Home Cook
Here you’ll find a collection of cocktails that are perfect for entertaining or sipping at home. You’ll also find several options for seasonal cocktails such as winter cocktails, bright spring drinks, and refreshing summer cocktails.
Most of the cocktails are easy and require few ingredients, but you will also find cocktails for the more experienced home bartender.
You only need a handful of ingredients to prepare this delicious coconut margarita. Instead of tequila, I used mezcal, a smoky Mexican spirit that goes great with coconut milk. Make this refreshing drink for your Cinco de Mayo party, a summer barbecue, or a fancy […]
This light and refreshing variation on a gin fizz tastes like summer in a glass. A simple syrup made out of strawberries adds some sweetness which is balanced by the bitterness of the Aperol. This cocktail is perfect for sipping on a hot summer afternoon […]
Easter is just around the corner! Make sure that you and your guests have a great celebration with these 20 delicious Easter brunch ideas. You will find great recipes for brunch cocktails and mocktails and sweet and savory dishes including vegetarian and vegan options. Click […]
As promised, here is another cocktail that is perfect for entertaining. This light and refreshing fennel gin cocktail is made with a fennel-infused simple syrup, gin, lemon juice, Lillet Blanc, and bitters. Make it for a Valentine’s Day dinner, a Galentine’s Day brunch, or a […]
It’s my birthday this week! To celebrate, I’m going to be featuring several cocktails that are perfect for entertaining this month. First up, this sweet and refreshing Disaronno sake cocktail. It’s super simple to make but fancy enough for a birthday celebration, Valentine’s day dinner […]