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Drink of the Day:  Pearl Necklace

Drink of the Day: Pearl Necklace

October 14, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

When the chill begins to hit us and the signs of autumn are in full swing, it’s nice to have a creamy cocktail to get you in the comfy state of mind when your day is about to come to conclusion.  Here’s a tasty vodka based one that brings a touch of chocolate with it […]

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Drink of the Day:  Waterfall Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Waterfall Cocktail

October 13, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a fruity and refreshing whisky cocktail for you that will put you in the right mood.  A perfect, colorful, drink that fits in well with the changing of the leaves.  The hue of this cocktail itself is nice for this time of year, matching Mother Nature’s beauty with all the majestic colors you see […]

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Drink of the Day:  Twiisted Irish Coffee

Drink of the Day: Twiisted Irish Coffee

October 7, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The change from warm to cold temperatures are very obvious here in the Midwest.  Our pools close for the upcoming season, we winterize our cars for the brutal weather ahead, a new football season gets underway, etc.  I also know because I am asked to put together some coffee cocktails for the winter menu. Here […]

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Drink of the Day:  Tootsie Roll Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Tootsie Roll Cocktail

October 6, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

How can you go wrong with a cocktail that tastes like candy?  Pretty scary if you ask me; imbibing on a beverage that reminds you of something you probably had too much of when you were a wee little lad or lass.  Just remember, my legally of age friends – You are drinking something that […]

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Drink of the Day:  Coffee Alexander

Drink of the Day: Coffee Alexander

October 2, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy Friday!  Finally, another week done and it’s time to enjoy the reason why you work so hard in the first place.  Hopefully, you will have enough time to treat yourself to one of these great gin cocktails while doing so. A spinoff from the classic Alexander Cocktail, this one adds the flavor of coffee […]

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Drink of the Day:  Coco Poco

Drink of the Day: Coco Poco

October 1, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Wow, October is here!  Unbelievable how fast this year is going. I woke up this morning not wanting to get out of bed due to the comfort of the temperature and lack of humidity.  A perfect autumn day for us here in the Midwest.  This cocktail will make a nice nightcap tonight, so I can […]

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Drink of the Day:  Bourbon Crusta

Drink of the Day: Bourbon Crusta

September 29, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Happy National Coffee Day, everyone! That being said, you are probably wondering why I am not introducing a coffee drink to recognize this holiday.  Well, honestly, I have already given you two coffee cocktails this past week:  The Abbey Road and Keoke Coffee.  These two cocktails would work great for an after-dinner treat, and you […]

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Drink of the Day:  Stiletto

Drink of the Day: Stiletto

September 28, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

I love the taste of a good bourbon.  Especially over a ice and with a twist.  The twist tends to round out the aroma and flavor of this fine American spirit.  But, sometimes I need to change it up a bit; not to hide too much of the flavor of my favorite liquor, but to […]

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Drink of the Day:  Keoke Coffee

Drink of the Day: Keoke Coffee

September 26, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Now that we are getting into the cooler temperatures, I want to share my favorite coffee drink of all time:  the Keoke Coffee.  The slight bite of brandy to warm you from the inside out, along with the sweetness of Kahlua and Creme de Cacao gives you a well-rounded treat to enjoy on those cool […]

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Drink of the Day:  Frostbite Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Frostbite Cocktail

September 25, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The weekend is just about to begin!  Here in the MidWest, we are supposed to have a spectacular weekend.  Warm days and a chill in the evening.  A perfect night for a bonfire and some drinks with friends. Here’s a nice tequila based cream beverage that should keep you from the chill of the night. […]

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