Prickly Pear With Empress Gin

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Coquito

Ingredients 1 1/2 cups dark rum 2 cinnamon sticks 1 (14 oz) can sweetened condensed milk 1 (15 oz) can cream of coconut (Coco Lopez) 1 (13.5 oz) can coconut milk 4 oz evaporated milk 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 tablespoons shredded coconut, optional Directions In a large…

Holiday Sangria

2 tablespoons agave nectar 1/4 cup brandy 1/2 cup cranberry juice 1 orange, halved and then sliced 2 limes, sliced 1/2 cup whole frozen cranberries 2 sticks of cinnamon 1 bottle of dry red wine (Cabernet Sauvignon) 1 cup seltzer water rosemary sprigs for garnish Directions To a large pitcher add agave nectar, brandy, orange,…

Hurricane Cocktail

2 oz light rum 2 oz dark rum 2 oz passion fruit juice 1 oz orange juice 1/2 oz fresh lime juice 1 tbsp simple syrup 1 tbsp grenadine Garnish: Orange Slice and Cherry Directions Shake all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Strain into a hurricane glass then garnish with orange slice and…

Between The Sheets Cocktail

Ingredients 3/4 oz Cognac (you could use standard brandy if you don’t have Cognac) 3/4 oz White Rum 3/4 oz Triple Sec 1/2 oz Freshly Squeezed Lemon Juice 4–5 Ice Cubes Directions Shake all of the ingredients, including the ice in a cocktail shaker. Shake it more than you think you need to, and strain…

Tik Tok’s Corona Sunrise

Ingredients 1 bottle Corona beer 1½ ounces tequila 1½ ounces orange juice ½ ounce grenadine 1 lime wedge squeezed Directions Drink or pour out some of the bottle of Corona down to the top of the label. Pour all ingredients into the bottle. Plug the top of the bottle with your thumb, and tip upside…

Tiramisu Martini

Ingredients 1 1/2 ounces vanilla vodka 1 1/2 ounces creme de cacao 1 1/2 ounces coffee liqueur 3/4 ounces Irish Cream Liqueur chocolate syrup cocoa powder Instructions Drizzle chocolate syrup around the inside of a martini glass. Stick the glass in the freezer to firm up the chocolate. In a shaker, add ice, vanilla vodka,…

Bruschetta

Ingredients Ingredients For Tomate Bruschetta: 6 Roma tomatoes 1 1/2 lbs, diced 1/3 cup basil leaves chopped 5 garlic cloves divided 1 Tbsp balsamic vinegar 2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1/2 tsp sea salt 1/4 tsp black pepper balsamic glaze (optional) Ingredients for toast 1 baguette 3 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1/3 cup…

Mojito

Ingredients Light Rum Club soda Simple syrup Mint Lime Directions You will need fresh limes and mint. Slice the lime in half. Add mint leaves, sweetener, and fresh lime juice to the bottom of a glass. Muddle the mixture. Add the rum and stir. Add your ice and club soda.