Sparkling Blueberry Mint Lemonade

Nothing satisfies the soul like spending a warm evening in the yard with great friends, food, and drinks. I knew that that I wanted something that was light and refreshing and for that I turned to a summer staple, lemonade. Regular lemonade would not cut it and as I stood outside pondering what to make,… Continue reading Sparkling Blueberry Mint Lemonade

The S.S. Bourbon

On a recent trip to Pouring Ribbons my brother was looking for something off the menu that was sweet and spicy with Bourbon. Our bartender for the evening, Amanda, served this up. Essentially it is a bourbon smash, with an extra kick, that performs a perfect balancing act between sweet and spicy. The SS Bourbon… Continue reading The S.S. Bourbon

The Mojito: A Simple and Refreshing Classic

Mojito 8 mint leaves .75 oz lime juice .75 oz simple syrup 2 oz white rum (10 cane or Bacardi) 3 oz sparkling water Gently muddle the mint with the simple syrup in a glass. Add the rum, lime juice, sparkling water, and ice. Stir to combine. Top with more ice and a mint sprig.… Continue reading The Mojito: A Simple and Refreshing Classic