It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year For Alcohol: Three Day Sale.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for alcohol. Friends and family will be stopping by to say hi, as well as see how you are doing. This is the perfect time for you to stock up on all the alcohol that you know your friends and family love to drink. For the next three days, Friday- Sunday you can stock up for less. Yes you heard me right, we are having another weekend sale, just for you. You know that everyone will stop by, and you know that they love to have a cocktail or two. However, they do not need to know that you got their favorite beverages on sale. This will be our little secret.

Blood Orange Scotch And Soda:Blood Orange Scotch:

Ingredients:

1) 2 ounces of scotch

2) Half an ounce of rich blood orange syrup

3) Half an ounce of strained lime juice

4) A pinch of salt

5) Club soda

To Make; Combine all ingredients except for the club soda, into a cocktail shaker. Shake and pour over ice in a champagne flute. Top off with the club soda and garnish with a blood orange slice. And for extra flair this holiday, and to add a little sweetness, use a cardamom sugar rim. ( Optional )

For the blood orange syrup: Slice one blood orange crosswise into 1/4 inch rounds. In a saucepan combine with half a cup of water, half cup of sugar, 15 peppercorns, and 15 all spice berries. Bring to a boil, reduce the heat and simmer for 15 minutes. Remove from the heat, let cool, and strain into a jar. Store in the refrigerator until you are ready to use.

Glen Groni:

Ingredients:

1) 2 ounces of Glen Grant The Major’s Reserve

2) Half an ounce of Campari

3) Half an ounce of simple syrup ( water and sugar in equal parts boiled )

4) Half an ounce of sweet vermouth

5) 3/4 an ounce of lemon juice

6) 1 ounce of club soda or sparkling wine

To Make; Add all ingredients except the club soda and sparkling wine into a cocktail shaker with some ice. Shake for about ten seconds, strain into a highball glass ( Tall Glass ). Then top off with the club soda, or the sparkling wine, and enjoy.Glen Groni:

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Nimrod The Ice Breaker:

Ingredients:

1) 2 ounces of Shakelton Blended Malt Scotch Whiskey

2) Half an ounce of preserved citrus peel syrup*

3)2 dashes of Angostura Bitters

To Make; Stir all ingredients in a mixing glass with some ice. Strain over one large fresh ice cube in a rocks glass ( short glass ). Garnish with preserved citrus peel.

* preserved citrus peel syrup: Using a vegetable peeler, peel segments of an orange or other citrus fruit, being careful not to cut too deeply into the pith ( white underlayment of the fruit ). Muddle the peels with sugar, add hot water to melt the sugar. Store for at least 48 hours for the citrus peels to preserve.Nimrod Ice Breaker:

Rusty Nail:

Ingredients:

1) 1 ounce of Drambuie Scotch Iqueur

2) 1 ounce of Scotch Whiskey

To Make; Pour both ingredients into a rocks glass ( short glass ). With a large format ice cube. Stir gently and enjoy. ( Garnish with a twist of lemon optional )

Sparkle Spumante:

Ingredients:

1) 3 ounces of Barefoot Bubbly Muscato Spumante

2) Half an ounce of Peach Schnapps

3) 1/4 ounce of raspberry syrup

4) Half an ounce of orange juice ( optional )

5) Frozen raspberries

To Make; IMPORTANT chill all ingredients before assembling. Add peach schnapps, syrup, and juice to a champagne flute. Top off with the Barefoot Bubbly Muscato Spumante. Garnish with floated raspberries. ( optional )Sparkling Spumante:

Berry Merry Christmas:

Ingredients:

1) 4 ounces of Barefoot Bubbly Berry

2) 1 ounce of chilled pomegranate juice

3) Half a teaspoon of vanilla extract

4) Pomegranate seeds, or frozen berries

To Make; Place the pomegranate seeds or berries in the bottom of a chilled champagne flute. Add the chilled pomegranate juice and vanilla extract to the flute, and top off with the Barefoot Bubbly Berry. And enjoy.

Citrus Mint Pinot Grigio:

Ingredients:

1) 1 Liter of Naked Grape Pinot Grigio

2)1Lemon thinly sliced

3) 1 Lime thinly sliced

4) 1 Handful of fresh mint leaves

To Make; Combine all the ingredients into a large pitcher. Let chill for 2-4 hours, or overnight if you can wait that long! Serve chilled or over ice in a rocks glass ( Short Glass ).

Chambord Spritz:

Ingredients:

1) 4 and a half ounces of Starborough Sauvignon Blanc

2) 1 ounce of Chambord Liqueur

3) Club Soda

To Make; Fill a large wine glass with some ice. Add the Chambrod Liqueur, white wine, and the club soda. Give it a stir and enjoy. Have this one at your next gathering with friends and family.White Wine Spritz:

Well I hope that you can enjoy one or two of these holiday cocktails. If you ask me that is what the holidays are for, spending time with our friends and our family. All the ones that we hold near and dear to us. With the way that this year has gone, we can all use a little time with the people that we love.

And there is no better way to celebrate than to have some delightful cocktails to serve are loved ones. Be a gracious host and stock up on some of your favorite alcohol beverages. Remember that this is a sale. You are going to get $8.00 off any purchase of $30.00 or more. All you have to do is use the code HOME8 at checkout. Thanks for hanging out with me today.

Remember to drink responsibly, and never drink and drive. The life you save may very well be your own.

Your friend John D. Have a blessed weekend my friends.

Kahlua Not Just A White Russian: The original coffee liqueur.

If you are a coffee lover like I am, you are going to love the cocktail recipes that have for you in today’s article. Kahlua not just a white Russian. Let us explore some drinks made with this original coffee liqueur and discover something new together. We all knew of using Kahlua to make a white Russian, however this liqueur is a lot more versatile than a one hit wonder.

Plus starting today, and ending on this Sunday, all alcohol on the site is once again on sale, just in time for the weekend. Because I love all of you, you can take $8.00 off of any purchase of $30.00 or more. Take advantage of this deal before the end of the weekend.

White Russian:

Well, of course we have to start with the most well-known cocktail to use Kahlua in. It’s the original and one of the best

Ingredients:

1) 1 ounce of Kahlua Original Coffee Liqueur

2) 1 ounce of Absolute Vodka, or a vodka of your choosing is fine.

3) 1 ounce of heavy cream, to make it decadent

To Make; Fill a rocks glass ( short glass ) with some ice cubes, add the Kahlua and vodka. Pour over the ice to chill it. top off with the heavy cream. To get that layered look of a professional pour in the cream off the back of a tablespoon. Serve with a straw and stir it up.

Kahlua Orange Cold Brew:

For those of you who do not like iced coffee, this one just may change your mind.

Ingredients:

1) 1 ounce of Kahlua Coffee Liqueur

2) 1 ounce of absolute vodka

3) 1 ounce of orange juice

4) 1 ounce of cold brew

5) Half an ounce of tonic water

To Make; Fill a highball glass ( tall glass ) with some ice cubes. Add all the ingredients into the glass. Stir and add an orange wheel to garnish. ( The garnish is optional ) Doesn’t this cocktail sound delicious? I know that there are a few of you out there that are smacking your lips over this cocktail right now. Just think we still have several more cocktail recipes to go yet. We are just getting warmed up, stick around for a while longer and find out what is in store.

Mud Slide:Pre Mixed Mudslide

Yes you are seeing that right. You can get Kahlua Mudslides in a pre- mixed bottle, take all the work out for you. However, I do have a recipe for this cocktail.

Ingredients;

1) 1 ounce of Kahlua Coffee Liqueur

2) 1 ounce of Absolute Vodka

3) 1 and a half ounces of an Irish cream. Preferably Bailys Irish Cream.

To Make; In a cocktail shaker, add a good amount of ice along with the Kahlua, Vodka, and Irish Cream. Shake well to combine all ingredients. Pour into a rocks glass ( short glass ). Want to make this cocktail more delicious? Just add some chocolate flakes on top. Chocolate make everything taste better if you ask me.

Mind Eraser:

Ingredients:

1) 1 ounce of Kahlua Coffee Liqueur

2) 1 ounce of Absolute Vodka

3) 1 ounce of club soda

To Make: This is important, fill a rocks glass ( short glass ) to the brim with ice cubes. Add the Kahlua and vodka, then top off with the club soda. This is a layered cocktail, do not let the clear liquids fool you. Do not stir or mix the cocktail, let the layers rest in peace.

Kahlua Collins:Kahlua Collins:

Ingredients:

1) 1 ounce of Kahlua Coffee Liqueur

2) 3/4 of an ounce of fresh lemon juice

3) 1/4 ounce of simple syrup ( boiled water and sugar in equal parts)

4) 2 ounces of soda water

To Make; This one is easier than it looks. Fill a highball glass ( tall glass ) with some ice. Add the 1 ounce of Kahlua, 3/4 of the lemon juice, and the 1/4 ounce of simple syrup. Top off with the 2 ounces of soda water. Garnish with a cherry and enjoy. Garnish is optional as always.

Colorado Bulldog:

Did you think that we were done? I still have two more cocktails to share with you. Here is one of them.

Ingredients:

1) 1 ounce of Kahlua Coffee Liqueur

2) 1 ounce of Absolute Vodka

3) 1 ounce of cream

4) any brand of cola

To Make; Add the Kahlua and cream with some ice into a cocktail shaker, shake for thirty seconds. Strain into a rocks glass ( short glass ). Make sure not to fill the glass to the brim, even though you want to. Top off with the cola, and enjoy.

I apologize, I said had two more recipes, when in fact I had three for a total of eight cocktails. Now there are two left, again I apologize. Let’s get to them, shall we?

Kahlua Caramel Affogate:

Ingredients:

1) 1 ounce of Kahlua Coffee Liqueur

2) 3 scoops of salted caramel gelato

3) 1 ounce of Espresso coffee

4) caramel sauce

5) 5 espresso beans

To Make; Scoop gelato into a mug or a rocks glass ( short glass ) . Pour in the Kahlua, and the fresh hot espresso. Drizzle the caramel sauce, and sprinkle the espresso beans on top to garnish. Serve this cocktail immediately.

Minty Mind Eraser:Minty Mind Eraser:

Ingredients:

1) 1 ounce of Kahlua Coffee Liqueur

2) 1 ounce of Absolute Vodka

3) 2 ounces of dry soda lavender

4) mint sprig

To Make; Fill a rocks glass ( short glass ) with ice. Pour in the Kahlua, vodka, and top off with the dry soda. Garnish with a mint leaf and enjoy.

Spirits Used:

Here is a list of all the spirits used to make these fabulous cocktails.

Kahlua Coffee Liqueur

Absolute Vodka

Bailey’s Irish Cream

And remember from now, until Sunday all the spirits in here are on sale. $8.00 off of a $30.00 or more order. Pretty great isn’t it? All you have to do is use code YAY8 to get the discount. If you try any of these cocktails, please let me know how they turned out for you.

Remember to always drink responsibly, and never drink and drive. The life you save may very well be your own. Sincerely; your friend John D. Have a blessed weekend my friends.