Category Archives: Make it Special

NettleTini

I LOVE Spring in the Northwest. We anxiously await for the rain to subside…a little less falls each day. We crave the light. The sun sets later each day…even if it’s just one more minute of light…we embrace it. It’s … Continue reading

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Sippin’ Around The Sound – VoVina in Kirkland

I love to mix my own cocktails most of the time…but there are those evenings when I just want the perfect setting for a relaxing, delicious cocktail with great service. Vovina in Kirkland located at 15 Lake Street (Marina Level), … Continue reading

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Margarita Tres Frutas

How can I even THINK about writing  a blog about cocktails without Margaritas??? It’s summer in the Northwest….It’s beautiful outside, and nothing screams summer more to me than Icy Cold Fresh Fruity Margaritas that take me back to Mexico…except…I’m on the … Continue reading

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Frosty Blue Bullets

It’s Berry Season in Washington State!! I had the pleasure to go Blueberry picking about a week ago with my fellow foodie friend Kelly, from www.nommynom.com . We had a blast enjoying the beauty of the fields at Mountain View Blueberry … Continue reading

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Rum Yummy #2 (Seafair Special)

This is the second, of MANY Rum Yummy drinks that I will share with you.  I created this on a very warm Seattle Day…the sun came out early and heated things up in the morning. As I my day progressed … Continue reading

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Vodka Pom Fizz

I love the taste, color, flavor and antioxidant benefits we enjoy from Pomegranite Juice. This crisp summery cocktail is a quick fix. Add a few special garnishes and you have created a party in a glass. One look at the … Continue reading

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Bloody Fresh Mary

I am always on a quest to find the perfect Bloody Mary. I make so many different types of bloodies. I’m always switchin’ em’ up to go with my menu. Bloody Mary’s can often be made…a little too spicy. If … Continue reading

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Cafe SSssnap!

I invented this drink after a VERY long day…I got up early…it seemed like my day was spinning before I left the house. When I got home late in the afternoon, I was feeling a bit drained.  But Hey?? What … Continue reading

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Rum Yummy #1

I LOVE mixing drinks with Rum. It is such a versatile alcohol and comes in fun flavors, dark and light. There is no end to your creativity when mixing a drink with Rum…let  your own personal flavor palate take you … Continue reading

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Cherry VodCrantini

Summer in a glass… This cocktail is  not only BEAUTIFUL to serve it is absolutely delicious on so many levels.  The sweetness of the Cranberry Liquor, the tartness of the Pomegranate Cherry Juice, the frozen (fruzhenglazen) texture makes it the … Continue reading

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