cocktails

Warm Up With These Cold-Weather Whiskey Cocktails

whiskey cocktails cookbook
Thanks to 30-degree weather and the first signs of snow, it's officially time to ditch that pumpkin spice latte in favor of something just a little bit stronger. Warm up with one of these three whiskey cocktails -- from a sweet chocolate sipper to an apple-infused Old Fashioned. To... read more

A Sweet and Simple Cranberry Margarita Cocktail

cranberry margarita recipe
Ditch the sour mix and shake up something new with this tangy cranberry margarita recipe. It's slightly sweet and a little sour, making it the perfect post-work happy hour cocktail. Cheers! What You'll Need: Tequila Cranberry juice cocktail Triple-sec Limes Fresh cranberries for garnish Ice Step 1: In a... read more

Seasonal Sipper: Spiced Red Wine Sangria

red wine fall sangria recipe
Who says sangria is strictly for the summertime? Make your favorite warm-weather cocktail work for the fall with this sweet, spiced red wine version: What You'll Need: Spiced red wine (we love Witches Brew from Leelanau Cellars) Brandy Apple cider Diced apple slices Step 1:... read more

Seasonal Sipper: An Orange-Maple Whiskey Cocktail

Put a new twist on the Old Fashioned with this orange-maple whiskey cocktail recipe: What You'll Need: Whiskey Maple Syrup Orange bitters Orange wedge (for garnish) Splash of club soda Ice Step 1: Measure out 2 tablespoons of syrup and add it to a lowball glass along with 2... read more

A Pumpkin White Russian You Won’t Stop Sipping

pumpkin white russian recipe
As much as we love a classic White Russian recipe, this creamy cocktail was in need of a serious seasonal update. Enter this pumpkin variation you'll make over and over again this fall: What You'll Need: Heavy cream Pumpkin-flavored vodka (we used Crop Organic Spiced Pumpkin) Kahlúa Pumpkin pie spice read more

Pumpkin Obsessed? Then You Need This Cocktail

pumpkin spice beer cocktail
The one pumpkin recipe you have yet to make this season? A spicy-sweet pumpkin cocktail that's part beer, part sparkling cider and requires only three ingredients. Not only does it practically scream fall, but it comes together in less than a minute. Done and done. What You'll Need: Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Ale... read more

A Must-Try Moscow Mule Cocktail

moscow mule recipe
Face it: Your go-to vodka soda is just plain boring. Shake up something new (and super-easy!) with this classic Moscow Mule cocktail: What You'll Need: Vodka (our go-to is Tito's) Ginger beer Lime juice Lime wedges and mint for garnish Copper mugs (because the mug makes the mule)      ... read more

We Just Gave You a Reason to Indulge in Irish Coffee

Irish Coffee recipe
The ideal weekend drink -- the Irish coffee. It doesn't get as much love as it should. It is after all a great brunch or post-dinner drink. It could even be considered dessert -- we adore it for that alone! Plus, it'll definitely warm... read more

Best Brunch Cocktail! Show Off Your Apple Cider Bellini

apple cider mimosa recipe
As much as we love a giant mug of hot apple cider, there's something to be said about cider that's actually enjoyed cold. Have five minutes and a bottle of Prosecco? Grab some fresh cider, and mix up this apple Bellini in under three steps! Your brunch guests will thank you... read more

Cheers! A Perfectly Sweet Vanilla-Pear Cocktail Recipe

TN-pear-vodka-cocktail
Who doesn't adore a good fall recipe? And this vanilla-pear cocktail proves that you don't need apple or pumpkin to pull it off. Serve this sweet drink for brunch or with dinner, or even sip on it after work. You can make it in less than five minutes! What You'll Need:... read more