Eats & Drinks
If you’re wondering how to make a Gin and Tonic, it literally consists of 3 ingredients… gin, tonic and lime juice. Yes, the name says it all! It’s that simple and boy is
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How to Make a Gin and Tonic
Eats & Drinks
For the next cocktail in our classic cocktail series, we’re showing you how to make a French 75! This delicious and easy cocktail recipe is sure to be a winner at your next
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How to Make a French 75
Eats & Drinks
If you’re looking for a romantic cocktail, look no further! It doesn’t get more romantic than this unique and delicious, Rose Water Gin Cocktail! It’s only 3 ingredients and so easy to make.
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Rose Water Gin Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
As much as I truly love a nice, crisp glass of chilled rosé, it’s also incredibly satisfying and fun to switch it up for something like this easy strawberry frozé recipe! I’m sure
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Easy Strawberry Frozé Recipe
Eats & Drinks
The old fashioned cocktail is probably one of the most known drinks in our classic cocktail series so we’re excited to share how to make an old fashioned at home! This bourbon-based drink
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How to Make an Old Fashioned Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
This bar idea is one of my favorite entertaining ideas yet and a great way to kick off a party! We created a Mix & Match Garden Cocktail Bar that gives your guests
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Mix & Match Garden Cocktail Bar
Eats & Drinks
If there’s one thing we love at Sugar and Charm, it’s summertime entertaining and relaxing with a refreshing summer cocktail. So to stay cool during all of these warm weather days, we’ve happily
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The Sweet Naïveté
Eats & Drinks
You don’t have to be a mixologist to follow our Mix & Match cocktail guide!  You can follow the proportions on our guide and choose a simple syrup, a sprit and a citrus
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Printable Mix & Match Cocktail Guide
Eats & Drinks
How adorable are these spiked watermelon tequila popsicles?! We used the other side of this pineapple popsicle mold and created the most  delicious and refreshing watermelon tequila popsicles that are perfect for summer
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Watermelon Tequila Popsicles
Holidays
4th of July Spiked Jello Shots are a must at your 4th of July party! There are several ways to serve a jello shot, but we really love keeping it classy and layering the spiked
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4th of July Spiked Jello Shots
Eats & Drinks
For the latest libation in our classic cocktail series, we’re showing you how to make a Manhattan cocktail! There are no added frills to the classic Manhattan since it’s over 100 years old
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How to Make a Manhattan Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
I saw this amazing pineapple and watermelon popsicle mold and I was so excited to create Pineapple Coconut Rum boozy summer pops in them! How charming is that pineapple shape?! They work really
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Pineapple Coconut Rum Popsicles
Eats & Drinks
For the latest in our Classic Cocktail series, we’re showing you how to make a Paloma cocktail! Palomas are a traditional drink in Mexico with the main ingredients being grapefruit and of course,
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How to Make a Paloma Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
I’ll be the first to admit I wasn’t the biggest fan of the Aperol Spritz, but when we were in Helsinki, Finland with Princess Cruises, we ate lunch in a very quaint and cozy
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Lingonberry Aperol Spritz
Eats & Drinks
We’re very excited to introduce a new series called Sugar and Charm Classic Cocktails! There are so many amazing, classic cocktail recipes that are simple to make, but sometimes we’re too busy sharing
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How To Make a Negroni Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
Making the perfect cocktail consists of having good bar tools on hand, so we came up with our 10 must have bar tools! The tools I’m constantly breaking out when making a delicious
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10 Must Have Bar Tools
Eats & Drinks
In honor of National Bubbly Day we created a Cava Sherbet Punch recipe with Freixenet to serve at parties! It’s super easy and fun to make and great for summer entertaining too! And a
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Cava Sherbet Punch
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Sometimes all you need is a little rum and a few basic ingredients and you’re off to a daydream of lounging on a remote beach. This delicious and simple Havana cocktail recipe does the trick and is made
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Simple Havana Cocktail Recipe
Eats & Drinks
We have now been on 3 cruises with Princess and have had many relaxing sea days and time to explore the ship! A sea day is a day that the ship is sailing
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The Ultimate Cooler Cocktail Recipe
Eats & Drinks
For this unique twist on the classic Greyhound, we went chilly and created a Greyhound cocktail popsicle! Cocktail popsicles or “poptails” are incredibly fun to make and serve during hot summer days! Especially when
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Greyhound Cocktail Popsicles
Eats & Drinks
Our friends just came out with the most gorgeous and delicious gin liqueur called Pomp & Whimsy and we are smitten!! Made from scratch, with a blend of 18 natural and whole ingredients,
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Whippet Cocktail with Pomp & Whimsy
Eats & Drinks
This Pineapple and Carrot Gin Punch is the perfect libation to help you hostesses and hosts step into spring! Yes, by the look and sound of it, it could be the signature drink of
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Pineapple and Carrot Gin Punch
Eats & Drinks
If you’re an avocado fan, you’ll love this fun cucumber avocado daiquiri recipe! By the sound of it, it may seem a little odd for a daiquiri flavor, but it’s actually so delicious!
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Cucumber Avocado Daiquiri
Eats & Drinks
Spring is finally here and we have warm weather cocktails on our minds! So we whipped up a delicious Watermelon and Honeydew Sangria recipe to get you all excited for outdoor entertaining! First,
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Watermelon & Honeydew Sangria Recipe
Eats & Drinks
We’re loving these Matcha Mojitos so matcha! Matcha is a green tea made from stone ground tea leaves. It’s packed with nutrients and antioxidants, so why not add it to a yummy cocktail? We
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Matcha Mojito Recipe
Eats & Drinks
A few weeks ago I went to a boozy and very fun margarita class with Casamigos Tequila. Although I was bummed I didn’t get to throw a few back with George Clooney (part
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Three Ingredient Coconut Margarita
Eats & Drinks
Who has summer on their mind?! I can just picture sitting by the pool with a Sparkling Grapefruit Bikini Cocktail in my hand! This drink recipe is so fun, refreshing and easy to
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Sparkling Grapefruit Bikini Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
You all know how much we love our Moscow Mules here at Sugar and Charm…and this refreshing Tokyo Mule Recipe is no exception! In honor of National Moscow Mule Day on March 3rd, we’ve happily
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Tokyo Mule Recipe
Eats & Drinks
We’re saying cheers to the New Year with this delicious and easy Gin and Jam Cocktail!! At Sugar and Charm, we’re all about having go-to recipes that use just a few ingredients and are easy
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An Easy Gin and Jam Cocktail
Holidays
If you’ve been reading Sugar and Charm for a while, you know I’m a huge fan of Moscow Mules. From our original Apple Cider Moscow Mule to our blueberry version, we love adding
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Gingerbread Moscow Mule Recipe
Eats & Drinks
We’re super excited about Thanksgiving and gathering with friends and family this year! We wanted to create an easy cocktail that not only has festive fall flavors, but is also light and
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Hard Apple and Spice Cider Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
Happy Halloween!! I'm super excited to take Romeo trick-or-treating this year! Unfortunately, we live on a private road so we don't get many kids, but we'll be wandering the neighborhood, which is
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Smoking Blueberry Lavender Martini
Eats & Drinks
 Here's a little cheers to fall, Halloween and the holidays! We're serving up a super easy and delicious sparkling spiked apple cider punch recipe that's perfect to make for Halloween, Thanksgiving or any
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Spiked Apple Cider Punch Recipe!
Eats & Drinks
Here's another easy and fun entertaining idea for you all! Since our floral ice buckets were so popular, we thought it would be "cool" (pun intended!) to make a mini version of ice shot glasses!!
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How to Make Charming Ice Shot Glasses!
Eats & Drinks
  Inspired by cozy fall flavors we came up with a spiked pumpkin horchata recipe that perfectly rings in the autumn season. It has all the spicy, deep fall flavors a pumpkin cocktail
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Spiked Pumpkin Horchata Recipe
Eats & Drinks
 This Apple Pie Sangria recipe is definitely  one of the best sangria recipes we've had in awhile!! It actually tastes like a delicious, fresh and fruity apple pie and it's perfect for kicking
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Apple Pie Sangria Recipe
Eats & Drinks
Since it's peach season, and still extremely hot outside, we made some delicious frozen peach Bellinis to cool down with! I love this Bellini recipe because it's not too sweet and simply refreshing
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Stay Cool with our Frozen Peach Bellinis!
Eats & Drinks
The Manhattan is one of the finest and oldest cocktails around. It’s a classic and sophisticated cocktail. For this Red Moon Over Manhattan cocktail recipe, we’ve added a twist to it by incorporating
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Red Moon Over Manhattan Cocktail Recipe
Eats & Drinks
We’re so excited for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio!! If you’re hosting an opening ceremony viewing party, we have the perfect cocktail for you to serve! In honor of Brazil and the
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The Best Ginger Caipirinha Recipe!
Eats & Drinks
We’re excited to share this delicious cocktail recipe for a Blackberry Margarita party punch I had at a Chambord event! It’s a cocktail punch recipe so it serves 8 and it’s SO good! We made
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Blackberry Margarita Party Punch!
Eats & Drinks
How much do we love a refreshing, carbonated cold soda during the summer?! With these DIY fruit sodas you can control how much sugar and flavor you put into it! You can
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Control the Sugar in these DIY Fruit Sodas!
Holidays
To keep the adult guests cool at our 4th of July party this year, we’re creating a fun, boozy snow cone station! It’s a little nostalgic twist on the classic snow cones we
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Cool Down with a Boozy 4th of July Snow Cone Bar!
Eats & Drinks
Playing mixologist and creating refreshing and exciting cocktails is part of what we love doing at S&C! It’s a passion experimenting with unique flavors, herbs, sprits and ingredients. I’ve also been big fan
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The Perfect Beach Bellini Tea Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
Have your veggies (and fruit!) and drink your cocktail too with these 3 deliciously fresh juice cocktail recipes! We're keeping these juice cocktails easy and healthy with zero added sugar - it's
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Have Your Veggies and Drink Your Cocktail Too!
Eats & Drinks
Summertime is here and we’ve created perfectly deliciously strawberry boozy snow cones, because what’s better than an icy cocktail on a scorching hot day?! I like making my own syrup because it’s incredibly fresh,
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Boozy Strawberry Snow Cones
Eats & Drinks
This is by far the best sparkling sake sangria recipe ever! Sake sangria? What?! Did you know you can make sangria using sake and plum wine?! It’s similar to the traditional wine sangria,
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The Best Sparkling Sake Sangria Recipe
Eats & Drinks
We’ve had traditional margaritas and margarita popsicles, but have you had a frozen margarita ice pop?! They’re like slushes for adults!! They tend be a little stronger than margarita popsicles because you can
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Frozen Margarita Ice Pops
Eats & Drinks
Happy Easter weekend!! We shared a simple recipe for a delicious and refreshing Carrot and Blood Orange Mimosa on Pottery Barn's blog! It's perfect for a festive Easter brunch. They're best with
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Carrot + Blood Orange Mimosa
Eats & Drinks
We’re taking it back to 1823 with this refreshing Pimm’s Cup recipe! This cocktail was served in an oyster bar in London and drinking it definitely conjures up images of happy patrons drinking
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A Refreshing Pimm’s Cup Recipe
Eats & Drinks
There’s a secret to creating the BEST mule cocktail you’ve ever had. I learned about it from the Soho House and once you make it with this, you will know why!! A mule should
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Pear Irish Mule
Eats & Drinks
We did a little cocktail mixing and shaking a few weeks ago and created this beauty! It’s an Italian Paloma and it has grapefruit, orange, tequila, lemon juice, Campari and a few
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Italian Paloma Cocktail Recipe
Eats & Drinks
If you're hosting a "galentine's" or cooking something special for a loved one for Valentine's Day, start it off right with these chic and gourmet Champagne and Chambord Jigglers! These are not your college
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Champagne + Chambord Jigglers
Eats & Drinks
Ginger and Jasmine – the name sounds like 2 sophisticated ladies who enjoy sipping only the freshest cocktails over small talk at an exclusive club. But we promise you, this drink is far
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Ginger + Jasmine Rosé Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
These Jam and Champagne pops we created for Tablespoon are a fun way to serve up something different for Valentines Day or just any date you want to make a little extra special.
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Jam Cham Pops Video
Eats & Drinks
  Before I dive into this delicious cocktail recipe, I'm sharing my favorite new line of dinnerware and a fun giveaway! Last month we went to Sonoma with Williams-Sonoma and Fortessa to celebrate the
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Easy Hibiscus Gin Sour
Eats & Drinks
Anytime I make a punch for a party, it always has an ice ring! These DIY ice rings you can make for party punch add such a charming, vibrant touch to the punch
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DIY Ice Rings for Party Punch
Eats & Drinks
When we were in New Orleans, we stopped in Arnaud’s French 75 cocktail bar for a classic French 75. It was the first time I had the historic cocktail and I enjoyed sipping
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Peach French 75 Punch Recipe!
Eats & Drinks
Just like that, it's October! And we're celebrating this month with a fall twist on Jello shots! We made these hard apple cider Jello shots and they're delicious! To make them beautiful, we
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Hard Apple Cider Jello Shots
Eats & Drinks
When we were having the time of our lives in Alaska (can someone please take me back?!), I picked up a bottle of 50 Fathoms handcrafted gin, made along the shores of the Inside
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Rosé, Sorbet & Gin Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
Our favorite Japanese spirit, sake, is known for its powerful health benefits. From anti-aging to reducing allergies, it's definitely a spirit to drink and learn more about! So, to help us all
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A Guide to Sake
Eats & Drinks
Fig & Olive is one of my favorite restaurants in Los Angeles. It's perfect for a light dinner or fun business meeting. We stopped in last week for a delicious lunch and
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The Fig & Olive Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
As we all know, presentation is important when wowing your guests and this cotton candy old fashioned will do just that!! We skipped the simple syrup and instead added a beautiful puff of
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Cotton Candy Old Fashioned
Eats & Drinks
For our pineapple party, we served the best pineapple mojito...in a pineapple of course!! They were so refreshing and a hit, so we're sharing the delicious recipe! I actually wanted to do something different and
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The Best Pineapple Mojito
Eats & Drinks
One of the best Moscow Mules I’ve ever had was at the SoHo house in West Hollywood. The ginger and lime taste we’re both very prominent in the cocktail and none of the
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Pineapple and Ginger Moscow Mule
Eats & Drinks
Continuing with our Apothic wine cocktail series, this refreshing ginger and lemon white wine cocktail is definitely one to try! It's made with white wine, pisco, ginger and lemon juice. The flavors are
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A Refreshing Ginger & Lemon White Wine Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
Last year we teamed up with Apothic Wine and created some delicious wine cocktails using their white and red wine. The recipes were featured in grocery stores this past spring and now I'm
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Totally Fuzzed Wine Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
No host wants to play bartender! Instead, create a DIY cocktail station so each guest can be their own mixologist! Start with having 2 different mixtures of gin + tonic water and vodka +
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DIY Cocktail Station!
Eats & Drinks
This is the perfect tiki drink recipe. It will definitely change your view of the tiki cocktail! Tiki drinks are sometimes synonymous with overly sweet, sugary neon libations served in tiki heads. But
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The Perfect Tiki Drink Recipe
Holidays
Happy 4th of July! So it wouldn’t be an American celebration without some spiked red, white & blue jello shots, right?! Haha! And since we adore our country, to be even more patriotic, we’ve made
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Spiked Red, White & Blue Jello Shots
Eats & Drinks
Rosé is making a come back in a wonderful way! It's not your overly sweet, light pink wine anymore! AND more people of all ages (including men!) are finding out it's a
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A General Guide to Rosés
Eats & Drinks
Giveaway is now CLOSED! Thank you ALL for entering and congrats to Nicole Flynn who wrote: "My favorite thing about Summer is the socially acceptable late nights and sleeping in that would be frowned
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Frozen Coconut Colada and a Giveaway!
Eats & Drinks
This New Orleans cold brew coffee recipe is one of my favorite summertime drinks! It's hard to find New Orleans style cold brew at coffee shops, so I decided to make my own, using
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New Orleans Cold Brew Coffee Recipe
Eats & Drinks
Happy Cinco de Mayo! We're celebrating with the best fruity frozen margarita recipe! This margarita recipe is fresh, not too sweet and incredibly easy to make. To create these colorful, fruity frozen
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The Best Fruity Frozen Margarita Recipe
Eats & Drinks
We’re sharing an awesome recipe for a unique margarita on The Glitter Guide today! It’s called a Salt Air Margarita and we use sucro to create a light and airy foam. We
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Salt Air Margarita
Eats & Drinks
We followed the piper and rounded up 15 of our favorite Saint Patrick's Day cocktails to celebrate the Irish holiday! Whether you're staying at home or heading out with friends, one or two of
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15 Saint Patrick’s Day Cocktails
Eats & Drinks
Saint Patrick's Day is just around the corner and we thought you'd all like to celebrate with some Jameson Irish Whiskey Jell-O shots! We handcrafted these little green Jell-O shot squares from
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Jameson Jello Shots
Eats & Drinks
When throwing a party no host wants to spend hours in the kitchen mixing cocktails, that’s why we LOVE a good cocktail punch! It’s really the best way to serve a beverage without “working”
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Irish Whiskey Green Tea Punch
Eats & Drinks
Edible flowers are one of my favorite ways to instantly add a feminine, natural and beautiful touch to food, cocktails and even ice cubes! So for this Berrylicious Floral Cocktail, we created
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Berrylicious Floral Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
We put a little blue twist the classic mojito! What make this blueberry mojito unique are the giant round blueberry ice cubes, homemade blueberry syrup and just a little St-Germain. I absolutely
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Blueberry Mojito with Blueberry Ice
Eats & Drinks
This grapefruit strawberry collins cocktail is just divine. It has a very flavorful and present grapefruit taste, one that you can't just get with using juice! The strawberries add a little extra touch of
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Grapefruit Strawberry Collins
Eats & Drinks
There's a place in LA that serves Soju and Sake fruit cocktails and after I tried a few, I knew I wanted to make some! Soju is a Korean distilled beverage made
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Make Ahead Soju & Sake Fruit Cocktails
Eats & Drinks
'Tis the season for good cocktails that serve many! My all red sangria recipe is the perfect holiday cocktail to serve! It's made with red wine and of course all red fruit! I
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Red Sangria Recipe
Holidays
For me, GODIVA always conjures up memories of decadent indulgence in one of the most delicious chocolates you’ll ever eat. So when I was asked to help create a few fun ideas for
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Godiva Chocolate Truffle Eggnog
Holidays
Frozen cocktails aren’t traditionally thought of as winter drinks, but there’s something cozy about sipping on a wintery cocktail in front of a fireplace. Especially when it’s this Bananas Foster frozen cocktail. Maybe
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Frozen Bananas Foster
Eats & Drinks
Cheers to the weekend! With Halloween right around the corner, we've rounded up 15 of our favorite spooky cocktails! From delicious punches
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15 Spooky Cocktails for Halloween
Eats & Drinks
This year I teamed up with Apothic Wines to create some special recipes that will be out in 2015! I know, the wait is long, but it's been an amazing project I've
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Sangria Granita Snow Cones
Holidays
We had to put the half gallon of apple cider we have from our apple picking adventure to good use, so Moscow Mules it is!! As much as I love a standard Moscow Mule
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Apple Cider Moscow Mules
Eats & Drinks
I'm such a fan of spiked punch recipes when entertaining. Unless you have hired bartenders on hand, you don't want to be in the kitchen mixing drinks the entire party! This Blackberry
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Blackberry Thyme Sparkling Punch
Eats & Drinks
Happy Hump Day! We're sharing a delicious cocktail recipe to celebrate the middle of the week and end of summer! With Labor Day this weekend, we wanted to create a cocktail that
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Orange Cherry Vodka Cocktail with Homemade Cherry Simple Syrup
Eats & Drinks
I was ecstatic when I found out about the new Cocktail Lab, a shop in Hollywood for anyone who wants to play mixologist at home! Me, me!! It didn't take any convincing when my good
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A Visit to the Cocktail Lab
Eats & Drinks
When I'm at a dive bar or not feeling a sweet cocktail, I usually go for a classic gin and tonic. They're pretty plain, but I like the refreshing taste and
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Fruit Infused Gin and Tonics
Eats & Drinks
Happy Tuesday! This Blackberry Bramble cocktail recipe is so refreshing and simple to make! And if there's one thing we love around here at Sugar and Charm it's yummy recipes that are simple. It's
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Blackberry Bramble Cocktail Recipe
Eats & Drinks
In honor of National Ice Cream month, I've been dreaming up a few unique concoctions of booze and ice cream. I think it's an area that needed to be explored! I
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4 Incredible Cocktail Milkshake Recipes
Eats & Drinks
Lately, I've been enjoying cocktails made with tea. This Peach Tea and Rum Cocktail definitely takes the cake. It's a "peachy" twist on an old Charleston punch recipe from 1783! Who knew hip
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Peach Tea and Rum Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
A few weeks ago I took a cocktail class with Talmadge, the owner of Pharmacie -- one of Los Angeles' best mixology companies. When I heard he would be sharing some of his tips on
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Pharmacie Cocktail Class with Tips and Recipes
Eats & Drinks
Happy Tuesday, Charmers! I'm excited to have Molly from Almost Makes Perfect sharing a delicious and refreshing raspberry Moscow Mule recipe perfect for summer! It's a super easy cocktail recipe that you can make in just
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Raspberry Moscow Mules
Holidays
I've been on a margarita kick lately! Must be the summer heat we had last week. This time when Zan got home from work, I made a watermelon margarita with fresh watermelon juice,
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Refreshing Watermelon Margarita
Eats & Drinks
When we go to Paradise Cove, I’m always tempted to order the pineapple mojito because they serve it in a pineapple cup and it makes me feel as if I’m on a tropical
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How to Make a Toasted Coconut Pineapple Cocktail in a Pineapple Cup
Eats & Drinks
[gallery royalslider="1" columns="1" ids="8783,8782,8785,8784,8781"] We're switching Friday links up to bring you 5 Sugar and Charm-approved margaritas in honor of Cinco de Mayo! These are recipes we've made over the years and are still
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5 Delicious Cinco de Mayo Margaritas!
Eats & Drinks
A few weeks ago Zan and I attended an event for Tastemade, a new app that allows you to make really cool videos for restaurant reviews, etc. At the event, we had
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Lilac Pisco Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
We created this handy 15 wines 90 points or more and under $15 chart out of my love for affordable wine! During the week, I rarely open a bottle of wine that's over
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15 Wines 90 points + Under $15
Eats & Drinks
My friend came over the other day and brought me a bag full of yellow grapefruit. I’m usually a pink grapefruit kind of gal, but when I tasted it, I couldn’t believe how
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Yellow Grapefruit Margarita Recipe
Eats & Drinks
This Carrot Margarita recipe was inspired by the cocktail served at Flora Farm in Cabo San Lucas. I thought there is no way a margarita made with carrot juice can taste good...can't happen.
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Carrot Margarita Recipe
Eats & Drinks
Honestly, do you like drinking water or do you have to force yourself to drink it throughout the day? I'm in the middle. I like it, but I enjoy it when it's lightly flavored
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3 Charming Ways to Serve Water
Eats & Drinks
It must be the caffeine in the tea, or maybe it’s the combination of the gin, tea and honey… whatever it is, this Earl Grey tea cocktail is an energy booster! I’ll sip
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Earl Grey Tea Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
This cocktail has changed my mind about whiskey. Really it has! I never enjoyed sipping on any type of whiskey drink because of the strong taste, until this one. And who knows, this
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Drunken Leprechaun
Eats & Drinks
Sparkling wine alone is delicious, but I prefer it in a cocktail! With the Oscars this Sunday, I pulled together 15 of the most beautiful cocktails using bubbly! The sophistication of Champagne and
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15 Fabulous Sparkling Cocktails
Eats & Drinks
I know things are a bit messy in Sochi at the 2014 Olympics, but the Winter Olympics have been a favorite of mine since I was a little girl. Regardless of the negativity I'll
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Winter Olympics: World Cookies & White Russians
Eats & Drinks
For those of you who will be whipping up a tasty Valentine's Day brunch, you'll love these Lemonade Mimosas with Blood Orange. A twist on the classic mimosa, these fab lemonade cocktails use
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Lemonade Mimosas with Blood Orange
Eats & Drinks
I'm very excited about today's post because Pharmacie is LA's premiere company for classic, handcrafted cocktails that whisk you away to the roaring twenties. We were able to chat with Talmadge Lowe, Pharmacie's owner
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Pharmacie Interview and Cocktail Recipe
Eats & Drinks
You guys are going to love these ginger cocktail recipes and homemade ginger syrup! It's incredibly easy to make the syrup and extremely versatile when it comes to mixing hand-crafted ginger cocktails. It
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Homemade Ginger Syrup & Ginger Cocktail Recipes
Eats & Drinks
I made this amazing Algonquin Bar punch for Thanksgiving and I'm just getting around to posting it! It's a classic recipe from the Algonquin Hotel in Manhattan. I adapted the recipe from
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Algonquin Bar Punch Recipe
Holidays
It's a tradition for us to make a batch of creamy homemade eggnog around the holidays. I wanted to switch things up, so I made a Butterscotch Eggnog recipe from the Winter Cocktails book.
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Butterscotch Eggnog Recipe
Eats & Drinks
The Old Fashioned can be a little intimidating because of its age, staggering taste of bourbon whiskey and just the simple fact that it's known to be the original cocktail. In other
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Burnt Orange Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe
Holidays
Alright, it's been about 85 degrees in LA the past week, but on the day I made these there were clouds in the sky and fall was in the air. I think it
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Hot Chocolate on a Stick Recipe
Eats & Drinks
This time of year, I love cozying up on the couch with a good cup of chai tea. The blend of warming spices and fresh ginger make it perfect for the cold weather.
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Homemade Chai Tea
Eats & Drinks
Hellooo Friday! It's the weekend before Halloween, which means major party time for many of you. You'll be happy to know that I have the BEST sangria recipe ever for Halloween! I call
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Black Sangria Recipe
Eats & Drinks
The Gin Goblin has arrived! I love how this gin, green tea and cucumber cocktail turned out. It's perfect for Halloween night, if you're having a few friends over to pass out candy.
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The Gin Goblin – A Green Tea and Cucumber Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
I've gathered 10 of my favorite Halloween ideas from Sugar and Charm. Over the years we've made several Halloween cocktails, sweets and craft projects and I wanted to combine my 10 favorite
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10 Charming Halloween Ideas
Eats & Drinks
This was my first time making almond milk horchata and it won't be the last! The kids at the Halloween party drank it all up and absolutely loved it. The flavor is richer
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Almond Milk Horchata
Eats & Drinks
There's something so nostalgic about the classic glass punch bowl. It reminds me of my mother and my grandmother who would break the bowl out every holiday or special occasion. It was
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Tropical Ginger Spiked Punch
Eats & Drinks
I'm a huge iced coffee drinker, it has to be pretty cold for me to order a hot coffee. I just love it cold! So when our friends introduced us to the Toddy Cold
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Toddy Cold Brew System
Eats & Drinks
We're switching it up from the typical red and blue for this upcoming Labor Day. Instead, we went with something refreshing and chilled to cool off with during the last few weeks of
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Cucumber Honeydew Freeze Cocktail
Eats & Drinks
Happy Friday! As promised, I'm sharing the recipe for our Parisian Smasher! A fresh berry muddled cocktail with huckleberry vodka and St-Germain. The recipe is for four 8 or 9 oz cocktails, which
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Parisian Smashers Cocktail & Facebook Giveaway!
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This post is sponsored by Turning Leaf Refresh Wine Some of the schools around here started last week. Parents are getting everything ready and sending the kiddos off for another year of learning,
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Fizzy White Wine Sangria
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I've made Moscow Mules several times and they're always a hit and very refreshing. I also like that they're extremely easy to make (we love simple around here!) and a multi-seasonal  cocktail. Moscow
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Blueberry Moscow Mules
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Sometimes during the day I get the urge for a refreshing beverage that's extremely easy and quick to make. I was inspired by the fresh lavender that grows in our front yard. It
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Lavender Pineapple Juice
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Happy Monday! I know you all enjoyed the first weekend of summer, yay! With a plethora of lemons that grow around here I'm always thinking of different ways I can use my favorite
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Watermelon Lemonade Recipe
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Hello rum granita!! I love that granita is so simple to make. It's a recipe you can whip up the night before, freeze it and it's ready to serve (when you are!) the
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Rum Granita Recipe
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  It's kind of funny because I'm actually not just a plain Champagne kind of girl, which might surprise you! Somewhere, at sometime, I lost my appetite for Champagne, maybe I had too much
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Grapefruit Mimosas
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I love sipping on a good margarita when it's a beautiful, sunny day, but sometimes margaritas can be a pain to make because of all the ingredients. There's also an art to making
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Lemonade Margarita
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Who's dreaming of sitting on a giant wraparound porch in the south with a book and chilled glass of spiked sweet tea? Me, me! I've had the south on my mind as Zan
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sweet tea and bourbon
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When we were in Turks and Caicos this past Christmas we learned how to make the Island's signature drink recipe -- a Rum Punch. We made them a few times everyday in our
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Turks and Caicos Rum Punch Recipe
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Grapefruit and Gin Cocktail Make a grapefruit gin cocktail when life gives you grapefruit! We have a large grapefruit tree out front and once in awhile I can reach one of those luscious fruits
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Candied Grapefruit and Grapefruit Gin Cocktail
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Cucumber and ginger martinis, yum! The star-studded Oscars are here and this is the perfect mini-cocktail to serve! I love martinis, but since they tend to be significantly strong, I actually prefer mini
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cucumber and ginger mini-martinis
Holidays
Who doesn't love a delicious, rich cup of hot cocoa? We had guests over the other night and our friend Brandon asked for a cup of cocoa. After Mariah told me about this recipe,
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Easy Ways to Top Off Your Hot Cocoa
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I'm obsessed and have gone Teavana crazy! No really, I'm drinking tea like I used to drink Starbucks' lattes. I've always loved their teas, but these tea blossoms are just way too charming.
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floral tea time and party favors
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These aren't as sugary as they look! They're definitely sweet because I used marshmallow vodka with the cotton candy, but you can use regular vodka too. I think the presentation of these is
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well hello cotton candy shot
Holidays
I made this festive candy cane peppermint punch for General Mills and it was so incredibly tasty and easy, I had to share it on Sugar and Charm! It's only three ingredients, so
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Candy Cane Peppermint Punch
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This is a sponsored post from Sierra Mist  With the holidays being so busy, sometimes it's nice to have an easy go-to drink recipe. Sierra Mist Cranberry Splash comes once a year and I've
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Sierra Mist Mocktail and Cocktail
Holidays
I've always been attracted to the color and odd shape of dragon fruit. The gorgeous hues of vibrant pink and red makes this one of the most beautiful fruits. It's similar in texture
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Dragon Fruit Holiday Cocktail
Holidays
I truly enjoyed this drink for days and it is my beloved cocktail for fall. Not only was the cocktail incredible, but the process of making homemade apple cider was so much fun!
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The Best Homemade Apple Cider Cocktail Ever!
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Jolly Rancher punch? Oh yes. I made this last year for our Halloween party and not only was it a total hit, but it was super easy to make! And it tastes
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Spiked Jolly Rancher Punch
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A few weeks ago my friend Mara and I went to People Magazine's Style Watch party at the Palihouse in West Hollywood. I'm madly in love with the Palihouse decor and every time I turned a corner,
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guess-tini – ginger beer and st-germain cocktail
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I've been drinking mojitos all summer. Anytime I order a cocktail at a restaurant, it's a mojito and I tell the bartender to go easy on the sugar. I'm not a fan of
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Strawberry Pomegranate Mojito
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I've always been a huge fan of St-Germain, so when I received a beautiful package on my door step showcasing their new wedding cocktails, I had to try one! I've made several of
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La Neige Russe St-Germain Cocktail
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I have a new favorite drink now after visiting the fabulous mixologist, Nikko, at Mare'ka in Studio City. He made us an organic chocolate martini, but made with REAL cacao powder. I had to
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Organic Chocolate Martini
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This is a Mai "Tie" a man won't be embarrassed to drink this Father's Day! I'm not sure where Mai Tais got their girly connotation from. Maybe it's the ubiquitous umbrella garnish or
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Manly Mai “Tie” Mai Tai
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I made this cocktail with a rare liquor called Agave Wine. It's popular in Mexico and I've tasted it a few times at authentic restaurants in LA. It's made from the same agave plant
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mango agave wine blended cocktail
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Last week I made three cocktails for Style Me Pretty and Macy's. I wanted to share my favorite one with you... the Honey Citrus cocktail. It's fresh squeezed grapefruit juice and orange juice, with Skyy
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Honey Citrus Cocktail
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I wrote yesterday that I would post the recipe for the Moscow Mules I made while we were camping. I adapted the recipe from Oprah, ha! I have to agree with her that
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Moscow Mules Recipe
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It's been one of those weeks! Sorry I haven't posted too much, but I've been doing really fun things like organizing our new apartment (since we moved two weeks ago), preparing our documents for taxes
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Lavender Mojito
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Since Valentine's Day is next Tuesday I thought it would be fun to share a cocoa-infused tequila cocktail! How unique is that!? The brand is Tanteo and their tequilas are infused with fresh, natural ingredients.
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Tanteo Cocoa-infused Tequila!
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Happy, happy Friday! I must be dreaming about a giant margarita or something because I started gathering bar items that I thought were cool and came up with a few of my new
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my new favorite products for the bar
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How's this for a signature cocktail? A popular sushi restaurant in LA serves a similar cocktail to this and I LOVE it!  I finally decided to recreate them so I can serve something
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Soju-Juice Cocktail
Holidays
Just because I can't drink at the moment doesn't mean I don't need to make the other person living in this house delicious festive cocktails this Christmas! Last night was the perfect night
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Bulldog n’ Baileys Holiday Cocktail
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Espolon Tequila and a few talented mixologists came together to create three delicious cocktails for Halloween and Day of the Dead. Besides the fact that these one-of-a-kind drinks are super tasty, I also love
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espolon tequila halloween cocktails
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If Violet Beauregarde didn't turn into a big blueberry and float away, she would've been around (and old enough!) to enjoy this Blueberry Mojito! Okay, my husband wrote that line, but I thought
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oh so blueberry mojito
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I was reading the magazine Edible Santa Barbara the other day and I came across the best two-page advertisement I've ever seen. It was for St-Germain and inside the magazine they provided card stock tear-outs
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Summer Drink Recipes from St-Germain
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Anytime Enjoy Cupcakes and Jose Villa team up, a masterpiece is created! Once again, I fell in love with this adorable margarita photo shoot that was featured on Design Sponge. The styling, setting and
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Margarita Time with Enjoy

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