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Friday Cocktail – Homemade Crème de Menthe

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Have you read my Irish Flag Cordial post? Did you notice my Crème de Menthe wasn’t in a “store bought” bottle? There’s a good reason for that… I made it!

When I looked at the ingredients for the Irish Flag I didn’t have any Créme de Menthe. At first I thought, “Ugh, . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – Homemade Crème de Menthe

Friday Cocktail – Irish Flag Cordial

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In honor of St. Patrick’s Day this weekend, I thought I would share drink I found on Pinterest – actually the pin had 30 different shots. I chose the “Irish Flag” shot. The Irish flag is orange, white and green. So, this is a layered drink.

I’ve never done a layered drink . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – Irish Flag Cordial

Friday Cocktail – Raspberry Truffle

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OK, so you may not think this is as nearly funny as I did… OK, it’s more “sad” than funny…

I just started writing a Friday Cocktail for today… it was the same thing I wrote exactly one month ago today! THEN I thought “Oh… you never posted your Homemade Amaretto … YEP, . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – Raspberry Truffle

Friday Cocktail – @AngryOrchard Crisp Apple

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I’m not a big beer drinker. My friend Dude brews his own and thought perhaps it is the “hoppy” flavor I don’t like. He had some samples last fall for me to try and I he’s right.

When, if I’m going to drink a non-spirit, non-wine, alcohol drink I lean toward Hard . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – @AngryOrchard Crisp Apple

Friday Cocktail – Homemade Amaretto

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A couple of weeks ago I mentioned last week I LOVE Disaronno Amaretto. Downside… it can be expensive, but I’ve always thought it was worth it. Well, about a month ago, Paula from Bellalimento.com. Paula has some AMAZING recipes, one which I was compelled to make is her Homemade Amaretto. I would love . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – Homemade Amaretto

Friday Cocktail – Disaronno and Cranberry

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If you recall, I mentioned that on New Year’s Eve, Hubby and I watched New Year’s Eve. Towards the end (1:29:42 into it), Sam (Josh Duhamel) arrives at the party and is handed his Disaronno and Cranberry cocktail. Admittedly, I’d not heard of this drink before watching the movie. Since I like cranberry . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – Disaronno and Cranberry