Today, I’d like to share a recipe with you for making homemade amaretto.  I found it in our old recipe box and my sister does not recall anybody making it, but I figured I would give it a try.  So while I won’t give you a definitive answer on whether this is a ‘good’ recipe, Read More →

Homemade Baileys

I’ve seen this recipe for homemade Baileys Irish Cream in our old recipe box for a long time.  So I finally decided to make a batch last weekend.  And since I don’t drink Baileys very often, I also bought a small bottle of the original stuff from the store so I could compare them. The Read More →

Homemade Kahlua

As we find ourselves between the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, it seemed like the perfect time to mix up a batch of homemade Kahlua.  My sister got this recipe from a relative many years ago (back in the 1980s I think).  It is perfect for holiday parties, tailgate parties, or pretty much any time if Read More →

Cranberry Orange Cocktail

It’s Friday evening and the work week is over – the perfect time to celebrate happy hour!  I would normally do that by having a beer, but I didn’t think taking a picture of a glass of beer would make for a very interesting post. So I decided to try whipping up a cocktail instead. Read More →