How to Rescue Bad Wine

How to Rescue Bad Wine

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on May 1, 2014
Blog, gallery, Infusions, Spirits

My experiment to rescue a bad bottle of wine paid off. We’re not big wine drinkers in our house. So while reorganizing our modest stash of wine, stored deep in [...]

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Drink Your Greens

Drink Your Greens

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Apr 23, 2014
Blog, Entertaining, gallery, Infusions

You can Drink Your Greens with this quick idea for your next get-together. Your guests can select a small combination of herbs and/or baby greens to muddle into their cocktail, [...]

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Lovage & Nettle Refresher

Lovage & Nettle Refresher

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Apr 15, 2014
Bitters, Blog, gallery, Mama Beth Recipes

A couple of less common cocktail ingredients create this lovely Lovage & Nettle Refresher cocktail. Lovage is a hardy herb in my Northwest garden, with a distinctive celery flavor. It looks [...]

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Mango Green Tea Mixer

Mango Green Tea Mixer

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Apr 10, 2014
Blog, gallery, Mama Beth Recipes

I’m a big tea drinker – black, green, herbal, hot or cold. This Mango Green Tea Mixer cocktail combines my favorite green tea of the moment, with some interesting liquor, [...]

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Blood Orange Chili Margarita

Blood Orange Chili Margarita

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Apr 8, 2014
Blog, gallery, Mama Beth Recipes

Sweet heat, bright citrus, and tequila that has spent some time in wooden barrels makes up this Blood Orange Chili Margarita. Such sensational color too. Blood oranges, a nice reposado [...]

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Tipsy Olives Variation

Tipsy Olives Variation

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Apr 4, 2014
Blog, Boozy Foods, gallery, Infusions

Who says the olive in your martini has to be green? Not me. These kalamata olives are my newest Tipsy Olives Variation. A delectable cocktail garnish, or for nibbling during [...]

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Sugar Cube Magic

Sugar Cube Magic

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Apr 2, 2014
Bitters, Blog, Entertaining, gallery

The only thing nicer than a glass of bubbly to drink, is adding more bubbles with some Sugar Cube Magic. It’s a ¬†wonderful idea I picked up via my Pinterest [...]

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Carrot Turmeric Tonic

Carrot Turmeric Tonic

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Mar 28, 2014
Blog, gallery, Mama Beth Recipes

Drink to your health with this Carrot Turmeric Tonic. With or without the shot of vodka, it is a splendid, savory drink. Sort of like a Bloody Mary with carrots, [...]

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Kumquat, Pineapple & Lemon Balm Water

Kumquat, Pineapple & Lemon Balm Water

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Mar 24, 2014
Blog, Entertaining, gallery, Non-Alcoholic

This healthy, herbal water celebrates the end of winter, and welcomes spring. Kumquats are fun citrus fruits to feature as a flavorful garnish. I cheated and used frozen pineapple. My [...]

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Irish Whiskey Sour

Irish Whiskey Sour

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Mar 21, 2014
Blog, Entertaining, gallery, Mama Beth Recipes

This Irish Whiskey Sour cocktail recipe is a gem for entertaining. You can mix up a big pitcher of them right before your guests arrive. Pour them one at a [...]

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Ginger Shandy

Ginger Shandy

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Mar 18, 2014
Blog, Entertaining, gallery, Mama Beth Recipes

Lighter and brighter cocktails for spring are being created around here lately. My Spring in a Glass, Cocktails for Sunday Brunch seminar on March 29 at 11 a.m. at Molbak’s [...]

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Coconut Rum Cooler

Coconut Rum Cooler

by Mama Knows Her Cocktails on Mar 14, 2014
Blog, gallery, Infusions, Mama Beth Recipes

Are you celebrating the longer days, and maybe even wanting to lighten up your cocktail? This Coconut Rum Cooler is a dreamy daytime drink, filled with a healthy ingredient or [...]

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