Tag: festive cocktail

A Lillet-Basil Cocktail Is The Perfect Specialty Drink For Winter

A Lillet-Basil Cocktail Is The Perfect Specialty Drink For Winter

Have you ever had Lillet?  If the answer is no, you’ve been missing out. Pronounced “li’ leh” it is a French aperitif created in 1887 by Paul and Raymon Lillet from Podensac, just outside of the Bordeaux region in France.  Lillet, considered a “tonic wine” […]

Cranberry-Orange Whisky Sour, A Great Cocktail For The Holidays

Cranberry-Orange Whisky Sour, A Great Cocktail For The Holidays

This is a cranberry-orange whisky sour and it’s a great specialty cocktail for holiday parties.  A whisky sour is a classic bourbon drink that is subtly sweet and sour at the same time.  If you ask a bartender, a traditional whisky sour is one of the simplest […]