Tag: cream

Drink of the Day:  The Alexander

Drink of the Day: The Alexander

April 13, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

As you all know if you have been following for a while, I like to share an old classic with you from time to time.  Here’s one with a little history. The original Alexander cocktail, made with gin, creme de cacao, and cream, was first seen in print in Hugo Ensslin’s 1915 book, “Recipes for […]

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Drink of the Day:  The Liquefied Ghost

Drink of the Day: The Liquefied Ghost

October 20, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

To keep with the seasonal drinks, here is another cocktail brought to us by Crissa Vallen, a colleague of mine at Twiisted.  She has come up with six Halloween-themed treats and I am going to share each one of them with you as we venture through the week. This cocktail is our best seller to […]

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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:  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:  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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Drink of the Day:  Peach Slider

Drink of the Day: Peach Slider

August 28, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Let’s kick off the weekend by introducing a tasty cream beverage.  We are getting into the last weekend of August, meaning we are just around the corner for many harvests.  This peach-flavored treat is perfect for the turn of the seasons.  Hell, this full-of-flavor cocktail is perfect anytime.  You will see what I mean after […]

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Drink of the Day:  Peanut Butter Cup

Drink of the Day: Peanut Butter Cup

July 21, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

As I was getting a quick cup of coffee from the convenient store this morning, my eyes came across my favorite treat, and I was forced to grab a packet to enjoy with my first cup of joe.   The combination of peanut butter and chocolate combination is pure heaven as far as my tastebuds […]

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Drink of the Day: Bushwacker

Drink of the Day: Bushwacker

May 4, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

May the fourth be with you! Ah, yes.  It is all downhill from here, folks.  I feel that now that we are into May, we will no longer see many more cold nights and frosty mornings.  Here in Northeast Ohio, we actually hit 80 degrees F yesterday.  Man, did it feel great!  Now I am […]

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Drink of the Day:  Torridora Cocktail

Drink of the Day: Torridora Cocktail

April 23, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Once again, the weekend is just around the corner.  Amazing how fast these weeks keep rolling along, isn’t it?  At least in my world, time is flying by rather quickly of late.  I am going to introduce a cocktail today to slow things down a little.  A rum and brandy based cream beverage that goes […]

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