What makes a better gift than DIY cocktail supplies? This kind of gift is cute, unique, and way more useful than another pair of hand-knit socks. Best of all, it’s surprisingly easy to make the components of one of my favorite cocktails, the Manhattan. Well, all of the components except for the rye whiskey. That one, I’ll leave to the experts.
Tag: Kentucky Derby
And they’re off! After yesterday’s Derby-Day excitement, you can celebrate your winnings or tear up your tickets in good company with a warm slice of lush, sugary-good Derby Day Pie, the bluegrass lovechild of shoo-fly and pecan pie, with some chocolate thrown in and a big pillow of bourbon whipped cream.
In honor of the 134th annual Kentucky Derby, which just happens to be happening tomorrow, I am making mint juleps. How could I not? Since I am neither a Southerner, nor have I ever been to Churchill Downs, I very easily could not. But I have lots of Southern friends and often like to pretend […]