Holiday Sparkle with Cocktails

During this week leading to Christmas, our thoughts lean toward family, presents, and celebration.  To add a bit of sparkle to your celebrations this season or to forget that your are surrounded by family, we bring you a few more of our favorite holiday themed libations.  For the back story to each cocktail, click on …


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The Bitter Edge of a Honeymoon

No, we haven’t traded cocktails for couples counseling.  The honeymoon that we’re talking about is the Honeymoon Cocktail.  This vintage cocktail originally appeared in the Hugo Ensslin’s book, Recipes for Mixed Drinks, in 1917, but was made famous as the signature cocktail at the Brown Derby in Los Angeles.  Since then it’s been through many … Continue reading The Bitter Edge of a Honeymoon