White christmas martini
With a heady mixture of Thai chili syrup, lemongrass syrup, and pink peppercorn, this dramatic drink — topped off with ‘smoking,’ liquid nitrogen-charged raspberries — is a hot choice at the swanky Chandelier Bar in Las Vegas’ hottest new hotel, The Cosmopolitan. Mixologist Mariena Mercer’s cocktail can be recreated at home — no liquid nitrogen required. Click here for the Unique Spiced Cocktails Story.
Just in time for your New Year’s celebration, here is a great recipe for a White Chocolate Peppermint Martini. Our daughter Courtney has been working a part-time catering job over the holidays, and the bartender at a recent event gave her this recipe. It sounded good – so we had to try it! This is …
Strawberries and cream? Now THAT is true love. To make, whisk 1 lb pureed strawberries, 1/2 c sugar, 1/2 tbsp lemon juice, 1 tsp salt & 3 egg yolks in 4-qt saucepan til smooth. Over medium heat, whisk until thick (~15 min). Move to large bowl & stir in 3 tbsp Baileys. Refrigerate for 30 min. Whisk 3 egg whites in bowl until stiff & add to strawberry mix. Whisk 1 c heavy cream & 1.5 tsp vanilla in bowl until stiff. Fold into mix. Spoon mousse into glasses & chill. Serves 6-8
Twist up your holiday parties this year with the Smirnoff Peppermint Twist Cocktail. Recipe: 1.5 oz. Smirnoff Peppermint Twist 1.5 oz. Almond & Coconut Milk 1.5 oz. Cold Brew 0.5 oz. Coffee Liqueur Crushed Candy Cane Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a coupe glass; garnish with crushed candy canes. For a fun twist, blend all ingredients with crushed ice.
No matter the occasion, a fruity cocktail is always a good idea! From outdoor parties to girl’s nights, this Chambord Sangria Bar makes entertaining a breeze. With endless flavor variations featuring Chambord raspberry liqueur, check out what other essentials you’ll need—like fresh summer fruit and garnishes—before hosting your girlfriends.
Holiday party tip: shake up your cocktail routine with this festive peppermint candy cane rim! It's the perfect excuse to enjoy Baileys, and it's a White Russian recipe you'll be sure to use again this winter. The Rim: Place crushed candy canes on a small plate or saucer, wet the outside rim of the glass with water, and rotate the rim to coat with candy. The Cocktail: Mix 1.5oz Baileys™ Original Irish Cream, 0.5oz Smirnoff™ Vodka, 2oz milk, and ice into a shaker. Pour, and enjoy!
Homemade Mint White Hot Chocolate is a fast and easy homemade hot chocolate recipe made with white chocolate and mint! creamy, white chocolate with a burst of peppermint flavor to create a perfect decadent Christmas, winter, St. Patrick's Day, or holiday treat. Yum! Definitely making this ASAP!