Coffee liqueur is a year-round favorite at our house and the best part is that it always pairs well with bourbon – especially in this Coffee Butterscotch Martini. I used Grand Brulot’s coffee Cognac with a little bourbon and some fun butterscotch syrup to class things up for you all today. (Post may contain affiliate […]
For some palates a barrel proof Manhattan sounds like a nightmare, but for some of us, it’s heaven in a glass. Barrel proof bourbons get a bad rap. They’re too hot for some people, or their finish is too strong, or they just have so much proof you can’t taste the whiskey. (Post may contain […]
Thanks to @housepoured on Instagram, I was challenged to come up with a fun daiquiri variation and knocked it out of the part with this Chocolate Mocha Daiquiri. I’d never tried chocolate and lime together, and definitely not with coffee, but I’d had great success with pineapple and coffee, and lemon and chocolate, so I […]
Bourbon-ify the easiest summer dessert ever with this Kentucky take on the Italian affogato – a scoop of vanilla ice cream doused with warm espresso and served immediately. Add a bit of bourbon, a smidge of pecan liqueur and you’re on the way to the easiest decadent dessert in your repertoire.
International travel may now be out, but road trips and isolated beaches, lakes and cabins are in so you’ll need this recipe for a Mocha Old Fashioned you can easily make on the road. Bring along some flavored sugar cubes, your chocolate bitters and all you’ll need is a little whiskey and coffee to make […]
It’s wildcard week for quarantine cocktails and I’m kicking it off with a cocktail that shouldn’t work but is one of the most amazing drinkable cocktails I’ve ever made – a Coffee Pineapple Old Fashioned. This shouldn’t work. I mean thinking about pineapple and coffee together doesn’t give you the warm and fuzzies. But. But. […]
Rum Manhattan? What? Ready for a cocktail that looks simple, but packs a punch? Let’s talk rum – pineapple – tiramisu. Hang on, I know it sounds crazy, but combining the coffee and chocolate notes of a tiramisu liqueur with a pineapple syrup and a lovely rum like Santa Teresa Rum and you’ve got a […]
I blew my own mind with this flavor combination for this Coffee Cherry Smash. I had been thinking about the coffee syrup I had on hand from the previous coffee cocktails, the Breakfast Wakey Wakey and the Coffee Manhattan, and decided I wanted to pair it in a smash. Of all the fresh and frozen […]