Gin

Peach Violet Empress Gin Sour

Peach Violet Empress Gin Sour

Spring is here and this Peach Violet Gin Sour is the first of many bright, seasonal Empress gin cocktail recipes to come! The striking color of Empress combined with its fairly traditional flavor profile make it the perfect gin for colorful spring cocktails. Why Empress …READ MORE

Gin Basil Smash

Gin Basil Smash

The Gin Basil Smash is a modern classic cocktail that’s refreshing, delicious, and so easy to make at home! This simple gin cocktail uses just four ingredients, and you can find them at the store any time of year. The bright and herbaceous flavors of …READ MORE

The Classic Vesper Martini

The Classic Vesper Martini

The Vesper is a martini riff made with gin, vodka, and an aromatized wine. This now-classic cocktail is unique because it was invented not by a bartender, but by author Ian Fleming in his James Bond novel Casino Royale. The Vesper is not for the …READ MORE

Blueberry Gin & Tonic

Blueberry Gin & Tonic

I infused some gin with frozen blueberries and couldn’t believe the vibrant deep purpley pink color I got when I strained out the berries! Mixed with lime juice, the color transformed to a beautiful pink. I have a feeling this is going to be a favorite cocktail for us this summer since we harvest at least a few pounds of blueberries from our bushes each year. Looking forward to those warmer days ahead…☀️

Yellowjacket – a Gin and Yellow Chartreuse Cocktail

Yellowjacket – a Gin and Yellow Chartreuse Cocktail

The Yellowjacket is a Bees Knees riff that brings a burst of herbal flavor to this classic gin cocktail. Yellow Chartreuse adds sweetness, booziness, and herbal intensity with its complex blend of 130 flowers and other botanicals. What is Chartreuse? Chartreuse can refer to two …READ MORE

Salty Dog

Salty Dog

The Salty Dog is a classic cocktail made with gin, grapefruit juice, and a salted rim. This refreshing cocktail is perfect for a hot summer afternoon when you’re looking for something quick and easy. Disclosure: This post may contain Amazon affiliate links. This means that …READ MORE