Kumquatcello continued…

After letting my kumquats sit for about 35 days, I strained them yesterday to finish off my kumquatcello. First, I strained the kumquats through a fine sieve into a large bowl. And while they continued draining, I made some simple syrup in a 1:1 ratio (aka, 1 cup water per 1 cup sugar). Next, I assembled my jars and added the strained kumquat liquid into … Continue reading Kumquatcello continued…

12 Days of Holiday Cocktails: Winter Wonderland Martini

There’s no snow to be seen around Seattle, but you can dream of a winter wonderland with this little concoction, found here: Ingredients: 2 oz Van Gogh Vanilla Vodka 1 oz White crème de cacao 2 oz White chocolate liqueur 1 oz Cream ½ Teaspoon of coconut flakes 1 White chocolate wafer stick Directions: Add the vanilla vodka, white chocolate liqueur, crème de cacao and … Continue reading 12 Days of Holiday Cocktails: Winter Wonderland Martini

12 Days Of Holiday Cocktails: Christmas Punch

The holiday season is upon us, and I think we all probably need some extra booze to survive it, right?  So check back here over the next couple weeks for some fun holiday cocktails – first up is a Christmas Punch courtesy of Martha: 2 cups chilled pomegranate juice 1 cup chilled cranberry juice 8 ounces (1 cup) vodka 8 ounces (1 cup) Cointreau or … Continue reading 12 Days Of Holiday Cocktails: Christmas Punch