Friday Cocktail – Homemade Crème de Menthe


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 – Peppermint Froth


I first had this drink when I went to dinner at a bar that Dude and I used to go to lunch (way back when we worked together). I liked it so much I had two.

After the second one arrived, I took this picture and of course I had to make . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – Peppermint Froth

Friday Cocktail – White Chocolate Martini


I’ve mentioned before that I have a “page-a-day” cocktail calendar. Well, last week they had a White Chocolate Martini. I made it, but it wasn’t so great, but I decided to deviate from the recipe and it turned out pretty good.

Cast of Characters: vodka, heavy cream, orange (all I had was a . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – White Chocolate Martini

Friday Cocktail – Pineapple Candy


This weeks’ drink stars a vodka that K8 and I tried some time ago and neither of us like it – granted we were tasting it straight and room temp. I’m talking about Pinnacle’s Country Fair Cotton Vodka (when I bought it it was called Cotton Candy).

I refuse to throw out a . . . → Read More: Friday Cocktail – Pineapple Candy