Tag: creme de cacao

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:  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:  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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Drink of the Day:  Cold Kiss

Drink of the Day: Cold Kiss

August 7, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

A very good Friday to one and all!  Don’t know about you, but I am ready for the weekend.  Yes, I work on Saturday.  But, Friday and Saturday nights to me bring in people who are more relaxed and wanting to enjoy their time off.  Their excitement seems to rub off on me.  Nothing like […]

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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:  Butternuts

Drink of the Day: Butternuts

July 17, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The weekend is very close.  One more day of work, then it’s time to kick off the work shoes and relax for a couple days.  At least that’s until you start working on the chores around the house. Let’s forget about the honey-do list for one night.  Today, I want to give you something nice […]

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Drink of the Day:  Coffee Alexander

Drink of the Day: Coffee Alexander

April 19, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The weekend is winding down and we now find ourselves enjoying Sunday.  Hopefully, what this means is that you are giving yourself the day off from all your chores.  You are about to refuel for another work week ahead.  Here is a nice, tasty treat for you to help you keep focused on nothing but […]

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