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Jasmine Elderflower Daiquiri

Jasmine Elderflower Daiquiri

The thought of spring finally being just around the corner puts me in the mood for brightly colored cocktails and fancy floral flavors! This Jasmine Elderflower Daiquiri combines those two things with a blend of white rum, elderflower liqueur, blue curacao, fresh lime juice, and …READ MORE

Orchard Mai Tai

Orchard Mai Tai

This post is sponsored by Augustum liqueur. All opinions and content are my own. You can read more about the Augustum story here. Introducing Augustum liqueur I recently had the pleasure of being introduced to Augustum liqueur via the liqueur’s creator, William C. Bobbs III. …READ MORE

5 Classic New Orleans Cocktails for Mardi Gras

5 Classic New Orleans Cocktails for Mardi Gras

Happy Mardi Gras! If you’re searching for something classic to mix up today, try one of these delicious New Orleans-born cocktails. Sazerac The enduring mix of rye whiskey, simple syrup, Peychaud’s bitters and an absinthe rinse was created by Peychaud himself at the Sazerac Coffee …READ MORE

The Original Hurricane Recipe

The Original Hurricane Recipe

The Hurricane is one of those cocktails with dozens of different recipes circulating around the web. But what was the original recipe? And how did the classic become the bright red drink it is today? Read on to learn about both the simple original and …READ MORE

Coconut Daiquiri

Coconut Daiquiri

The Daiquiri is a cocktail that’s sometimes misunderstood. The classic combination of white rum, lime juice, and sugar is nothing like the sugary, neon-colored slushies you may have been served in dive bars or at a beachside resort. Put that hangover-in-a-plastic-cup image out of your …READ MORE

Saffron Honey Rum Old Fashioned

Saffron Honey Rum Old Fashioned

I’ve been assembling a guide to cocktail syrups over the last couple of weeks, and it’s been really fun to look back over hundreds of my old recipes to choose a few to feature. One that I knew I had to showcase under honey syrup …READ MORE