Posts filed under: libations

  • chardonnay al fresco

Chardonnay Al Fresco with Cucumber and Lime

Refreshing Chardonnay Al Fresco is the perfect party drink—fresh and light, this cocktail is crafted with fresh lime and cucumber. What do you like to sip on game day? The boys generally gravitate towards beer or something bottled, but lately I’ve been trying to ‘elevate’ our sports viewing parties a bit. Recently I’ve been in......
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  • rosemary citrus gin and tonic

Rosemary Citrus Gin and Tonic

I partnered with my friends at Megan Media and Tropicana for this #MixedWithTrop Rosemary Citrus Gin and Tonic. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own. Gin and Tonic always reminds me of my husband. It may be hard to believe, but I never had one before I met him. One of the first......
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  • apple cider sangria

Spiced Apple Cider Sangria

This Apple Cider Sangria is the perfect fall drink. Made with spiced apple cider, white wine, fresh fruit, brandy, and warm autumn spices. Cheers! Sangria is pretty much one of my favorite things to make. Ever. When I lived in San Diego, I would throw a lot of themed parties for my friends and Hyatt......
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  • pumpkin spice turmeric tea

Pumpkin Spice Turmeric Tea Latte

This Pumpkin Spice Turmeric Tea Latte is Golden Milk with a fall makeover! Brimming with warm, autumn spices, this good-for-you turmeric tea contains anti-inflammatory compounds and antioxidants. It’s officially October, so we’re not making just regular, plain ol’ turmeric tea. Oh, no. We’re making Pumpkin Spice Turmeric Tea Lattes. And we’re making it with Truvia‘s......
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  • roasted grape crostini

Roasted Grape Crostini with Lemon Ricotta and Honey

This Roasted Grape Crostini is an easy, elegant appetizer that’s perfect for the fall. Oven-roasted grapes, infused with thyme and rosemary, complement zesty lemon ricotta and sweet honey. This crostini is perfect when paired with wine. Happy Sunday! How was your weekend? Marvelous, I hope. Mine was wonderful. We went apple and pumpkin picking, did a......
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  • champagne float

Sparkling Strawberries + Cream Champagne Floats

Ice. Cream. Champagne. Floats. Why have I not done this before? Do you know how much I love champagne?! (Hint: a lot). I created this float to celebrate The Tony Awards happening next Sunday! Why this float in particular? It’s an ode to the Broadway musical She Loves Me, and its most well-known song, Vanilla......
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  • elderflower cordial

Homemade Elderflower Cordial

I am absolutely, positively, insanely obsessed with all things elderflower. It’s common knowledge that I will order anything and everything that has St. Germain in it at a bar. It’s even more common knowledge that I would never dare to celebrate a New Year’s Eve, Christmas, or special occasion without St. Germain topped champagne. And,......
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maple-whiskey spiced cider

Fall has most definitely arrived. At least here in the Pacific Northwest. The air is cool and crisp and encourages warm scarves, cozy sweaters and hot cups of coffee for hand-warmers. Leaves fall like confetti onto tree-lined sidewalks, crackling beneath the heels of passerbys and freckling the pavement burnt orange and gold. The sun is......
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