Cranberry Orange Mule
Happy Hour Collection | Recipes & Tips
by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
The holidays are rapidly approaching and that means gathering together with family and friends to celebrate the season and exchange gifts. Below you'll find an easy to make and easy to drink cocktail using some of our favorite holiday flavors. The Pickett's Medium Ginger Beer syrup adds a ginger kick balanced with citrus and sweet notes. The syrup stores in your fridge until you next use it and when mixed it makes up to 96 fl oz.  Bittermens Elemakule Tiki bitters are full of the warm flavors of cinnamon and allspice. These pair with the spice of the ginger beer syrup mingle with the cran ..read more
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It's all about the Negroni
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by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
It's Negroni week and a good time as any to share a little history and a couple of recipes.  Here's how the story goes... it's 1919 in Florence, Italy and a Count walks into a bar (Bar Casoni to be exact) and asks the bartender to stiffen up his favorite drink, the Americano. Behind the stick is veteran bartender Fosco Scarselli. Fosco is aware of the Count's reputation for kicking back quite a few cocktails, and came up with a brilliant plan to amp up the drink and please his guest. Fosco decided to swap the Americano's soda water for gin and added an orange peel for garnish. He present ..read more
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It's Party Time! Cocktails for a Crowd
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by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
Cocktails can be the perfect ice breaker or finish to a long day. A classic martini, a refreshing gin and tonic or maybe the sophisticated Old Fashioned but what happens when you are having a party and are planning out cocktails for your guests? For me, I often shake or stir cocktails to order, especially if it's a small gathering. For those times that the party includes 10-20 guests (or more), being behind the bar means you don't really get a chance to enjoy the party and mingle with your guests.  To make your next gathering a little less stressful and a lot more enjoyable, I've put tog ..read more
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Winter's Here! Game of Thrones Ice and Fire Inspired Cocktails
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by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
What better way to enjoy the Season Premiere of Game of Thrones than having a Game of Thrones inspired cocktail party? I know that I'll be sitting on the edge of my seat with cocktail in hand watching to see who Arya Stark's next victim will be, who will be the next to sit on the Iron Throne and what does it mean for all of Westeros that Winter is here?  L: White Walker, R: The Night's Watch Stunning photography by Nathan Hubble of Follow That Fork For this post, I once again partnered up with Nathan Hubble of Follow That Fork. Nathan took his inspiration from the men on The Wall, The Ni ..read more
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Off to the Races - It's Derby Day!
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by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
Kentucky Derby  What do you think off when you hear someone mention the Kentucky Derby? I'm going to guess that elaborate hats, red roses and mint juleps are a couple of the first things that come to mind, quickly followed by horses. You might also think of throwing your own Kentucky Derby party.  Below we'll share recipes perfect for making your Derby party a hit but first, history... The Kentucky Derby is steeped in tradition. Here are a few fun facts: The Kentucky Derby has run continuously since 1875, even through the Great Depression.  The land was acquired by Colonel Mer ..read more
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Strawberry Rhubarb Shortcake Boozy Shake
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by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
It's time again for a monthly collaborative post.  If you've been following any of our recent blog posts, you have heard me mention Nathan Hubble of followthatfork.com, a talented food stylist. photographer and food blogger. This month the idea was to create a monster-piece (pardon the terrible pun) for Valentine's Day. Admittedly I missed posting before Valentine's Day, but creating and  sharing a boozy monster milkshake with your love works any day of the year. Before this post, I had no idea that Monster milkshakes were a thing. I mean I knew about the loaded Bloody Mary's that h ..read more
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Pop! Fizz! Clink!
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by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
The New Year is a few days away and no doubt the sound of champagne corks will soon be popping all around us.  After all, what better way to ring in the New Year than with New Year's Rocking Eve playing in the background, friends gathered together laughing,  noisemakers in hand and the thrilling *POP!* of Champagne corks, while counting down the last few seconds of 2016?  It's funny how Champagne on it's own feels indulgent, like something we should only be opening for celebrations such as engagements, weddings, promotions, graduations, New Year's and the like. But what about to ..read more
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Cranberry Orange Mule
Happy Hour Collection | Recipes & Tips
by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
The holidays are rapidly approaching and that means gathering together with family and friends to celebrate the season and exchange gifts. Below you'll find an easy to make and easy to drink cocktail using some of our favorite holiday flavors. The Pickett's Medium Ginger Beer syrup adds a ginger kick balanced with citrus and sweet notes. The syrup stores in your fridge until you next use it and when mixed it makes up to 96 fl oz.  Bittermens Elemakule Tiki bitters are full of the warm flavors of cinnamon and allspice. These pair with the spice of the ginger beer syrup mingle with the cran ..read more
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Celebrate Fall with Caramel Apple Goodness!
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by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
  It's that time of year again, the leaves are showing off their brilliant colors against a cool fall sky and crisp chill is in the air.  That means the season for cozy sweaters, apple picking and little goblins knocking on doors begging for treats is here! To warm you up this fall, Nathan Hubble from Followthatfork.com and Marie (Me)  from Happy Hour Collection have partnered up to bring you some warm, caramel apple treats! Our goal was to capture the essence of fall in a cocktail, buttery caramel and apple flavors partner with the smoky smell of oak leaves in this version ..read more
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It's National Bacon Day!
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by Marie Teckmyer
2y ago
Let's celebrate with Bacon, Bourbon and Popcorn! In honor of National Bacon Day, Nathan Hubble from Follow That Fork and Happy Hour Collection have partnered up to share a couple of sweet & savory bacon and smoked maple recipes with you.   First, let me tell you a little bit about Nathan from Follow That Fork... Nathan popped into Happy Hour Collection several months ago and purchased Hella Bitters Smoked Chili Bitters to use in a recipe he was developing. Instead of using bitters in a cocktail recipe, Nathan created a mouthwatering recipe for Smoked Chili Chocolate Ice cream. It ..read more
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