Tag Archive: drinks


I recently tried Campari for the first time a few weeks ago. I was warned by everyone that was with me (and the bartender!) that I was not going to like it and… Continue reading

Watermelon Beer

A few weeks ago when I was at the grocery store (um, where else would I be?) I was running around getting a few ingredients for the steak, egg, and arugula flatbread and… Continue reading

Bourbon and Tangerine Cocktail

The Kentucky Derby is this weekend and while I like the thought of a mint julep, sometimes it’s just a little too strong for me. Last year for the Derby, my mom and I… Continue reading

AppleJack Cocktail with Homemade Grenadine

When I first went to make this cocktail, I fully intended on making the infamous, Jack Rose Cocktail. When I first moved into my apartment in Charlotte, my mom bought me Jack Rudy’s… Continue reading

Bloody Beer

Whenever I fly, I almost always get a Bloody Mary. Usually I’m flying in the morning, so it seems like the obvious choice. The thing is, that I like them, but I don’t… Continue reading

Arnold Palmer Cocktail

Continuing with the golf week theme, I thought it only appropriate that we share THE golf drink/cocktail of all time: The Arnold Palmer – also known as a John Daly (when mixed with… Continue reading

Gin & Lemonade

Wednesday night imbibes is back and this time it’s with my go-to drink: gin & lemonade. I order it 9 out of 10 times I’m at dinner or a bar – ask anyone… Continue reading

Gin Soda with Macerated Grapes

Most people do thirsty Thursdays or cocktail Fridays. I do Wednesday night imbibes. I’ve been pretty busy at work, so this week has been flying by, and because of that, I’m treating myself to… Continue reading

Pomegranate and Thyme Champagne

Okay, so I feel bad that I deem this as a “recipe”; it is not complicated in the slightest, but I think the flavor combinations are special enough here for a dinner party… Continue reading