Tag: summer drink

Old Cuban Cocktail

Old Cuban Cocktail

If you’ve never had one, Old Cuban is a cocktail similar to a mojito or French 75, but better. The Old Cuban, is a cocktail created by Mixologist Audrey Saunders at the Pegu Club in New York City. Typically made with a dark rum instead of […]

Passione Arrabbiata Cocktail

Passione Arrabbiata Cocktail

Passione Arrabbiata is the name of a cocktail from a NYC restaurant called Costata. Made with a chili infused Cazadores reposado tequila, this drink peaked my interest from the moment I read about it. While I love the heat a chili infused cocktail can offer (such […]

Golden Berry Gin And Tonic

Golden Berry Gin And Tonic

Ever have a golden berry? My guess is it’s unlikely. For those unfamiliar, golden berries are also known as Inca berry, Peruvian ground cherry, poha berry, goldenberry, husk cherry and cape gooseberry.  Golden berries are small, bright, orange-colored fruits closely related to the tomatillo. Like […]

Mango Margarita

Mango Margarita

Unbeknownst to me, National Margarita Day is February 22nd. Seems like an odd time you ask me. Margaritas exemplify Summer, long sunny days and warm relaxing evenings. So with that, I think a post about mango margaritas just in time for Memorial Day is the […]

Raspberry Vodka Lemonade Cooler

Raspberry Vodka Lemonade Cooler

I love Fridays in the summer, and I also love cocktails. To me, nothing says summer like lemonade. Sweet deliciousness. Raspberries are also a sign of warm weather and are glorious right now. In celebration of the carefree summer months I love, I developed this fun […]

Pineapple Mint Martini-Oh My!

Pineapple Mint Martini-Oh My!

A pineapple mint martini is a twist on a classic and worth a try if you love gin and are looking for a light refreshing, slightly tropical cocktail.  H.L. Mencken, an American journalist, satirist, and cultural critic once called a martini “the only American invention […]