Blackberry Champagne Cocktail

Blackberry Champagne Cocktail

You’ve heard of a Kir Royale? Meet the Blackberry Champagne Cocktail. It’s a sparkling summer cocktail, rich with the fruity taste of blackberry. Also known as Creme de Mure, Blackberry Liqueur can be purchased online or through your local spirits...
Blackberry Mojito

Blackberry Mojito

It’s the summer of the blackberry. Inspired by a drink we had at The Glass Onion in Falmouth, we decided to try our hands at this refreshing beverage. The Glass Onion cocktail is made with Blackberry liqueur, and it’s delicious.   This version is made...
Bourbon Cocktail with Lemon & Basil

Bourbon Cocktail with Lemon & Basil

Adam added a fabulous drink to our cocktails-to-try list with this surprisingly refreshing beverage, inspired by an article from Food & Wine about Bourbon-based summer cocktails. The homemade lemon Oleo Saccharum, a complex name for lemon simple syrup,...
New York Sour Cocktail

New York Sour Cocktail

The “boys” in the family are always game to find a new cocktail recipe, and this wine-spiked Whisky Sour recently swam into their orbit as a worthy addition to the list of fun. It was Epicurious’ pick for “Comeback Cocktail of the Year”...
Mojito

Mojito

When visiting us in the Cape, one of son Adam and son-in-law Mike’s favourite occupations is concocting (and consuming!) cocktails. Their respective rates of consumption have slowed considerably with the onset of fatherhood, but their enthusiasm has not waned...