All Posts Tagged “drinks”

Stir it Up: Pumpkin Gingerbread Cocktail

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Gather supplies: (yields 1) 2 oz Goslings Dark Rum 1 tbsp Gingerbread Essence 1 oz Pumpkin Molasses 1/2 oz Chilled Coffee Splash of Kahlua 1 Gingerbread Cookie (garnish) Mix it up: Shake all ingredients with ice. Strain into a chilled … Continued

Stir it Up: Frozen Banana Daiquiri

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Gather supplies: (yields 1) 1 Banana (fresh, then frozen), peeled and cut into large chunks 2 oz Light Rum or Brazillian Cachaca 1 oz Lime juice, fresh squeezed 2-3 Large Ice Cubes 1 Strawberry, sliced thin 1 Orange, sliced thin, … Continued

Stir it Up: Wake Me Up Espresso Cocktail

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Gather supplies: (yields a pitcher) 1 1/2 oz Vodka 1 1/2 oz Kahlua Coffee Liqueur 1 oz White Cream de Cacao 1 oz Espresso (or strong black coffee) — cold, but not iced Mix it up: Pour all ingredients into … Continued

Birthdays All Around

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You know we ‘roos like to eat, drink, and be merry… so when a birthday rolls around, we go into “oooh-yummy-treats” mode.  This week we enjoyed TWO birthdays!  Tuesday we celebrated Kristen’s birthday with an assortment of delectable sweets from … Continued

Stir it Up: Watermelon Margarita


Gather supplies: (yields a pitcher) 6 c Seedless Watermelon Chunks 1/4 c Simple Syrup 2 Limes, cut into chunks 1 1/2 c Fresh Blueberries 1/2 c Lightly packed fresh mint leaves, plus sprigs for garnish 1 c Plata (Silver) Tequila … Continued