Home made gruyere crackers are a great snack to have near the bar at a party or on a cheese platter. They are packed with flavor and even a little kick. I like to make the mix in the morning, … Continue reading Gruyere Crackers
If you want to save the expense of flying to Napa or travel time to a local vineyard near you, plot out your own wine-tasting party for a casual weekend or holiday afternoon. It’s also a great way to kick … Continue reading The Wine Tasting
We always like to have a specialty drink for each gathering and in the summertime it will always be a frozen concoction–especially when its a daytime party. I like the lite taste of watermelon, strawberries and fresh mint mixed … Continue reading Strawberry Watermelon Vodka
When you hit the high-heat of summer, it’s a signal that you need to take time to think about cocktails that not only refresh but cool your guest’s core tempertature down. One of our favorite drinks is a frozen vodka … Continue reading Frozen Vodka with Basil
There is a great steakhouse in Washington, where we have probably spent way too much time over the years, that sits only blocks from the Capitol. They are known for a signature drink that can really warm a person up, … Continue reading Pineapple Infused Vodka
If you want a fun punch for tonight try this one…. In 2001, good friends of mine decided that we would do a small black tie … Continue reading Winter Punch!
We all know that getting into the vodka bottle early in the morning is not the best idea. But if friends are trying to push through the ramifications of the night before, it’s sometimes necessary, if not prudent. The rule … Continue reading The Proper Morning Bar