Posts Tagged bourbon

Maple Lavender Frozen Yogurt

Maple Lavender Frozen Yogurt

There was a time when I really tried to hate frozen yogurt. This, of course, had nothing to do with the year or so I spent working at a frozen yogurt shop. Nothing at all. I was just genuinely against its velvety texture, the balance of sweetness and yogurty tang, not to…

Bourbon Caramel Peanut Butter Cups

Bourbon Caramel Peanut Butter Cups

Too often I find myself in this situation: I just finished a swanky meal (most recently at Wayfare Tavern) and the waiter asks if I want to see the dessert menu. Um, NO. Then I’ll want every single thing on it, and there is absolutely no room left…

Bourbon Pecan Pumpkin Cheesecake

Bourbon Pecan Pumpkin Cheesecake

This recipe has been in the works for a loooong time. I had to make sure it was just right for you guys! So over the course of a couple of years, I’ve been enduring the difficult task of making (and eating) this cheesecake. It’s been rough. I…

Kentucky Mules

Kentucky Mules

It’s Friday night before The Big Game, and I’m willing to bet that if you’re even half as OCD as I am about menu planning, you’ve got your food all figured out. Well here’s something you may have overlooked: a signature cocktail. I’ve brought up how much I…

Spiced Cider Cocktail

Spiced Cider Cocktail

I don’t drink cocktails too often; I’m more of a beer and wine kind of gal. However, there’s something wonderful about being handed a beautiful, seasonally appropriate cocktail as you arrive at a dinner party or holiday gathering. And if the cocktail is strong… well now we’re really…