Galentine's Day Cocktail - The Mexican 75 with 21 Seeds Tequila

Galentine’s Day Cocktail: The Mexican 75 with 21Seeds Tequila

Whether or not you have a Valentine this year, there is one tradition that should become an annual celebration in your life… Galentine’s Day! This is a day when you gather with your best girl friends (either safely in person or through zoom) and throw a Valentine’s Day fete that celebrates love in friendship. And any great Galentine’s Day celebration needs a signature drink. So today, I am putting a Central American twist on a French classic. Featuring 21Seeds Grapefruit Hibiscus Tequila, lime juice, agave syrup, and champagne, the Mexican 75 cocktail is sure to be a knock-out. Mexican 75 …

Campfire Stout Cocktail by Liquor.com Contributing Writer The Frosted Petticoat

Classic Rewind: Campfire Stout Cocktail

In today’s “Classic Rewind” series, we revisit one of my all-time tastiest recipes that is always a hit with friends. Chocolate stout, bourbon, creme de cassis, and marshmallow fluff combine to make the stuff boozy s’mores dreams are made of. This is my Campfire Stout Cocktail… Many of you may not know that in addition to running The Frosted Petticoat, I also serve as a contributing writer to Liquor.com. Not only do I send them articles on topics that interest me, I also get requests from the editorial staff. One such recent request led me on a fortuitous road toward …

Playtime with Drinkworks Home Bar by Keurig + Classic Holiday Music

Playtime with Drinkworks® Home Bar by Keurig® + Classic Holiday Music

Special thanks to Drinkworks® Home Bar by Keurig® for sponsoring this post and letting me play with their fabulous new invention! Content for 21+ Please enjoy responsibly. There are some things in life that are almost too good to be true. Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, Betty White, cheesy holiday rom-coms. When the perfect ingredients come together to make such a divine guilty pleasure recipe, it seems like the heavens have smiled down on us. Well my friends, St. Peter’s pearly gates just opened up with Drinkworks newest invention. Drinkworks Home Bar by Keurig that makes cocktails. I repeat. A …

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How to Host a Small Cocktail Party at Home

For some time now, having friends over has been a more casual, spontaneous affair with beers and wines. But lately, there has been a resurgence of cocktail parties. While beer and wine are still very much enjoyed, mixed drinks have gained in popularity, offering a more formal gathering, complete with appetizers and small bites. If you’re looking to create a more upscale celebration and host your own small cocktail party, don’t be intimidated about learning to make the cocktails and creating delicious food. In fact, it’s actually easier–and a lot less stuffy–than it sounds! While you can still dress up …

Bourbon Sweet Tea, Milo's Tea, Cocktail

Classic Rewind: Lavender & Camomile Bourbon Sweet Tea

We’re on month three of the quarantine and I don’t know about you, but I need a drink. So today, I’m revisiting one of our classic cocktails that is sure to bring a bit of relaxation to an already stressful time. And as an extra bonus, make sure to scroll all the way down to the bottom of the post for a chance to win a prize! It is officially summer! Wahoo! It is time to break out the swimming suits, fire up the BBQ, and sip on some ice-cold drinks. As the hot weather rolls in, you’ll need to gather …

Easiest Old Fashioned Cocktail - DeKuyper Classic Liqueur

An ‘Old Fashioned’ Father’s Day

This post is sponsored by BabbleBox.com on behalf of DeKuyper Cordials. Like everything in 2020, your Father’s Day celebration is probably going to look a bit different this year. Normally, my daughter and I would plan a day out in the city, filled with sightseeing, people watching, and restaurant hopping to celebrate my husband and the wonderful father he is. But since we can’t do any of that this year, I am opting for a creative at-home option.  In collaboration with of DeKuyper Cordials, I am setting up a fun Old Fashioned cocktail and snack bar to spoil the special …

Southern Patio Spring Fling with Evan Williams Honey

Classic Rewind: Honey Whiskey Lemonade

We’re on month two of the quarantine and I don’t know about you, but I need a drink. So today, I’m revisiting one of our classic spring cocktails that is sure to bring a bit of relaxation to an already stressful time. And as an extra bonus, make sure to scroll all the way down to the bottom of the post for a chance to win a prize! Honey Whiskey Lemonade Serves 4 INGREDIENTS: 1 cup of Evan Williams Honey 4 cups of fresh squeezed lemonade 2 tablespoons of chamomile-infused honey Garnish: Fresh basil leaves, lemon slices, and figs DIRECTIONS: …

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Quick Guide to Cocktail Party Hosting

Image by bridgesward from Pixabay  Hosting a cocktail party is a popular choice for a social gathering, and has been for a number of years. It is something that is a little more low-key and relaxed compared to hosting a meal, with a little less to plan. It can have a much more relaxed vibe compared to a dinner party, but can still be just as enjoyable as any other kind of social gathering (especially if you get the cocktails just right). However, there are still a few tips and tricks that will help you to make sure that your cocktail party goes …