Spicy Jalapeño Mango Margarita
A Spicy Mango Jalapeño Margarita perfect for a summer night spent grilling or a day by the pool. This is the perfect balance of sweet and spicy!
How to Host a Luau Party | Hawaiian Luau Theme | Julies Lifestyle Blog
Tips on Creating the Perfect Hawaiian Luau from Leis to Exotic Cocktails How to Host a Luau Party Nothing breaks up the monotony of a long, cold winter like a fun and unexpected “theme” party! When the temperature outside is dropping, why not turn up the heat inside and
Frozen Pineapple Mango Daiquiri - Jelly Toast
Simple and refreshing Frozen Pineapple Mango Daiquiri full of fresh pineapple for a cocktail hour that will beat the summer heat
From Hurricane to Tequila Sunrise, Learn the Fascinating History Behind Your Favorite Coastal Cocktails
All look yummy. Learn the Fascinating History Behind the Ward 8 (And the Rest of Your Favorite Coastal Cocktails!)
blood orange whiskey negroni - Climbing Grier Mountain
On the road again. Well, actually in the air again. I am headed west to my neighboring state, Utah, for a fun girls ski weekend getaway at Deer Valley. This will be my third time visiting this resort. The first to attend the Inspired Blogger Retreat and the second with my main slice, Mr.B. As …
Spicy Southwest Bloody Mary Mix - Thyme for Cockails
When the days go by so fast, it makes you want to curl up on the couch with a healthier cocktail. The perfect brunch cocktail made with my Spicy Southwest Bloody Mary mix will whisper words of comfort in your ear after the madness of a busy week.
Flora and Juniper cocktail | Griffo Distillery Cocktail Competition - Craft and Cocktails
I’ll be judging my second cocktail competition this weekend with Griffo Distillery! Their second annual cocktail competition is on Sunday April 16th from 3pm-6pm. It comes a day before tax day so I am sure we could all use a drink then! Griffo is a local distillery located in Petaluma. They have a variety of delicious spirits ranging from gin, aged gin, whiskey, and coffee liqueur. I will be judging along with other rad females Virginia Miller of A Perfect Spot and Phaedra Achor of Monarch…
Frozen grapes are an unstoppable summer craze
These little bites of cool sweetness will help you beat the heat this summer. But is this new obsession starting to spiral out of control?
All Hail Coffee and Pineapple! | Rum, Tiki & Exotic Cocktails
Last post for the tiki month! Here is a cathegory of tiki drinks that I like very much, those that contains some amount of coffee, often paired with pineapple and white grapefruit juices. Pineapple and coffee is a match made in heaven, adding an intriguing flavor profile and who invented it I have no idea, but … Continue reading "All Hail Coffee and Pineapple!"
Creating Cocktails: What Are the 8 Tastes?
Today I want to talk a little about creating cocktail recipes. This is obviously a major passion of mine and something that I love to study both the art and science of. One of the things about creating, making, and drinking cocktails that fascinates me endlessly are all of the different flavors we can experiment with. This is the first in a series of posts dedicated to the elements of crafting your own cocktails.