Lady Des Vœux

Lady Des Vœux

The Lady Des Vœux is a Hong Kong inspired cocktail with a gin base. In fact, it has London Dry Gin, Lemon Juice, Lychee Syrup, and Rose Wine. It is a light and refreshing cocktail perfect for garden parties, or just enjoying on your balcony 

Butterfly Sour

Butterfly Sour

This Butterfly Sour is a variation of a standard Boston sour (which in turn is a variation of a whiskey sour). In this cocktail I use bourbon, creme de butterfly, lemon juice, and an egg white. Of course the mauve color comes from the color 

Color Changing Alcohol With Butterfly Pea Flowers

Color Changing Alcohol With Butterfly Pea Flowers

While it may seem a bit kitschy, or intentionally trendy, color changing alcohol is a great way to step up your cocktail game. The trick? Using butterfly pea flowers as the natural dye. These flowers are traditionally used to make Butterfly Pea Flower Tea in 

Creme de Butterfly (Butterfly Pea Flower Liqueur)

Creme de Butterfly (Butterfly Pea Flower Liqueur)

Well yesterday I posted how to make butterfly pea flower infused vodka, but truth be told the whole reason I made that was so that I can make this butterfly pea flower liqueur, Creme de Butterfly. I love the natural color that the flowers bring, 

Butterfly Pea Flower Infused Vodka

Butterfly Pea Flower Infused Vodka

This is just a standard recipe for butterfly pea flower infused vodka that is necessary for a few of my future recipes. It doesn’t really need a recipe on it’s own, but I do plan on making a series out of butterfly pea flower recipes, 

Blueberry Citrus Smash

Blueberry Citrus Smash

Making smash cocktails is a great way to get rid of fruit that is just on the edge of turning. Hey, can’t be wasting fruits now when you can just put them in a cocktail. This blueberry citrus smash uses blueberries, lime, and blood orange. 

Redberry Vodka Lemonade

Redberry Vodka Lemonade

I know it’s still basically winter, and here where I live the temperatures are in the negatives, however I did fell like making a summer-y drink anyways. I had a little bit of redberry vodka left over (my most recent recipe using it is my 

French 75

French 75

The French 75 is a classic cocktail that consists of Gin, Champagne, and Lemon Juice. It’s origins are debated, but most people agree it was invented sometime in the late 19th-early 20th century. The cocktails first published appearance was in the mixology book, Harry’s ABC 

Skip The Quarantini – 9 Tasty Cocktails For Your Corona Virus Quarantine

Skip The Quarantini – 9 Tasty Cocktails For Your Corona Virus Quarantine

Are you stuck at home due to this novel Coronavirus quarantine? Well, what better way to spend your isolation than improving a skill! As someone who spends most of their day either at home or traveling I’ve learned to spend my free time (almost all 

Hanky Panky Cocktail

Hanky Panky Cocktail

The hanky panky is another old fashioned cocktail created by Ada Coleman back when she was the head bartender at The American Bar at the Savoy in London. Considered one of the best mixologists in the world, she invented this cocktail for Sir Charles Hawtrey.