Rum

Classic Piña Coladas (Plus a Lower Calorie Recipe)

Classic Piña Coladas (Plus a Lower Calorie Recipe)

The Piña Colada is a classic, frozen summer cocktail that blends white rum with the tropical flavors of pineapple and coconut. Read on for two very easy recipes that will make you feel like you’ve been whisked away to a private island (even if you’re …READ MORE

Beach Blossom – a Tropical Rum Cocktail for Summer

Beach Blossom – a Tropical Rum Cocktail for Summer

Yesterday was a pretty big day – we welcomed our daughter Avery into the world! Last month I created this recipe as a tribute to our new baby girl and to all the joys summertime brings. I’m taking a bit of a maternity leave, but …READ MORE

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