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A Toast...

What are you toasting with this year? Does your family have a specialty cocktail they make every year? We thought it’d be fun to share our specialty cocktails that we each make for the holidays with y’all… 211 more words


Christmas Trees and Christmas Spirit (Well, Advocaat)

The Story Of our Trees and Drinks Chat | Snowball Recipe | Fun Photos

HO HO HO, CLICHED INTRO! I’m very excited for Christmas, as you may be able to tell, and between the annoyances that I have had to go to the doctors to be poked and prodded for the winter cold and the fact that it is 6 days from Christmas and there is no hope of snow here, I have still found it in my heart to go Crimbo crazy. 985 more words


Bar Opus

It’s the time of year when drinks and nibbles are happening nearly every night of the week.

Last week I headed over to Bar Opus… 293 more words

Whiskey Spiked Hot Cocoa with Cardamom

I adore green juice- the first essential oil splashed recipe to show up on Mossysentials was as green as it gets…but picture this: chilly air, cheery Christmas carols, bright lights, cozy scarves, your favorite people…and a mason jar of cold green juice! 80 more words


Locally made Bloody Mary mix made from fresh-squeezed Texas tomatoes

When Lauren Kelleher lived in Travis Heights, her neighbors would throw yearly tomato parties to celebrate their recent harvests of the juicy red vegetable. At these parties, they’d make Bloody Mary cocktails (along with BLT sandwiches) that she noticed tasted unlike any other Bloody Mary she’d had before. 466 more words


The Warmest Welcome in Islington

The first things we noticed about Zilouf’s were the smiles. We were at the bar early on a Monday morning in November, not exactly cocktail hour but that time of the day when you see a bar for what it really is and the sound of a chair scraping across the floor cuts the atmosphere and echoes off every wall and fixture. 426 more words


McMerry Martini

To celebrate Christmas, the holidays and my final post of the year I think that a cocktail is in order. This one is a corker as it’s also got some festive flavour going on with the fig in there and the bright, juicy Maraschino cherries remind me of a certain reindeer’s nose. 396 more words