Keep cool with Blossom Trail wine cocktails for summer

These two sweet, light summer sips are the perfect way to sit and chill on a warm afternoon. Note: Always remember to drink plenty of water and stay hydrated. Blossom Trail White Sangrito Ingredients 1 bottle of Blossom Trail Dry White 3-4 limes, thinly sliced 15-20 mint leaves Method Add 3 to 4 sliced lines, … Continue reading Keep cool with Blossom Trail wine cocktails for summer

“Long Weekend” cocktail, crafted by Lynnette Marrero

With the addition of Blackberry Lavender honey syrup, this cocktail is our new favorite "summer-sipper". The Long Weekend brings forth seasonal ingredients of ripe blackberries and fragrant lavender, alongside honey and tart lemon - a harvest for the senses. Topped with champagne, this sparkling cocktail is a beautifully balanced expression of all the things we look for … Continue reading “Long Weekend” cocktail, crafted by Lynnette Marrero

Poolside perfect cocktail for World Paloma Day

Vibrant and refreshing, Patrón Reposado's Paloma is our top cocktail for poolside summer sipping. Patrón Perfect Paloma Ingredients 1.5 ounces Patrón Reposado 3 ounces Fresh grapefruit juice .5 ounce Agave syrup (1:1) .5 ounce Fresh-squeezed lime juice 1 ounce Sparkling water + Sugar and salt for rimming + Grapefruit wedge for garnish Method Combine all ingredients except sparkling water in a shaker … Continue reading Poolside perfect cocktail for World Paloma Day

Kickoff the summer season with these Memorial Day cocktails from Stranahan’s Whiskey

Memorial Day (May 30th) marks the unofficial kick-off to the long-awaited summer season. Cool and delicious, there’s no better way to toast to the warm weather than with refreshing Stranahan's Whiskey cocktails. Carefully crafted domestically in Denver with Rocky Mountain ingredients, Stranahan’s Blue Peak (ReserveBar / Drizly) brings a rich, mellow, and fruity flavor to these summer-themed cocktails - ideal … Continue reading Kickoff the summer season with these Memorial Day cocktails from Stranahan’s Whiskey

DIY Mimosa Bar

Keeping Sunday simple with a delicious DIY Mimosa Bar As we head back to the office, weekends mean something again and the Sunday mimosa is back. Pour sparkling wine, your favorite juice, drop in some fruit, add a sprig of rosemary or thyme for garnish OR keep it simple with only a simple fruit garnish. … Continue reading DIY Mimosa Bar

4 Refreshing Late Summer Cocktails

  Mother Nature holds her best bounty for late summer.  Whether you prefer the stone fruit's juice dripping down your chin or blended into a thirst-quenching cocktail, the ripe peach is the belle of the ball. These dazzling Santa Margherita cocktails were served at the brand’s She Shed Event last week, where guests enjoyed hors d'oeuvres … Continue reading 4 Refreshing Late Summer Cocktails

We love Bombay Sapphire Gin’s® new campaign, ‘Senses Stirred’

First Major Campaign for the Brand in the US Launches this Summer Here at basil & salt we love all things beverage and culinary and when we spy imagery consistent with our theme, we love to share. Cocktail recipe below. Enjoy! BOMBAY SAPPHIRE Gin®, the world's leading premium gin brand by volume and value, announces the debut … Continue reading We love Bombay Sapphire Gin’s® new campaign, ‘Senses Stirred’

Ruby Rosé Granita

Celebrate National Rosé Day with a slushy summer favorite. As happens every spring, "Rosé season" has been officially announced. Of course why limit any wine to just a season? We enjoy a chilled pink year round. The granita recipe is a great summer treat and it's also a beautiful companion for the holidays, a New … Continue reading Ruby Rosé Granita

basil & salt’s summer berry cocktail

A bottle of gin, a hot summer evening and great conversation create the most dazzling of cocktails. Join us in ushering out summer and bringing in fall with our Summer Berry Cocktail. Use all raspberry or blackberry purée or follow our lead and use equal parts of each. Cheers! Of all the gin joints in … Continue reading basil & salt’s summer berry cocktail

Poolside Perfect Sparkling Summer Cocktails

Poolside Perfection: Sweet Sparkling Watermelon Few things shout out the coming of summer quite like the arrival of watermelon at your local grocer and farms. Refreshing and delicious, it’s the perfect fruit to eat by the pool and to add to your cocktails. Cool down this summer by the pool with Freixenet’s Sweet Sparkling Chill Out … Continue reading Poolside Perfect Sparkling Summer Cocktails