brandy

Eating 12 grapes at midnight on New Year's Eve is said to be good luck. So, we've taken this idea and turned it into a sparklingĀ grape cocktail that you can sip while the clock strikes midnight. The tradition of eating 12 grapes at midnight comes from Spain. You're supposed to eatĀ them as the bells chime [...]

It looks like Santa's been bad this year if this boozy concoction, The St. Nick Cocktail, is any indication. This is not your grandma's genteel holiday quaffer. Though similarly warming, it bodes with some seriously sinister christmas spirit. This pre-mixed bottled cocktail's story goes a few years back, inevitably intertwined with ghosts of the past...as [...]

Cherries are one of summer's finest fruits. Since they are only in season for a few months out of the year, it's best to use them as much as possible while you can. You can also extend the life of your cherries by making homemade brandied cherries. For cocktails, cherries can be used in a [...]