Campari Watermelon Cooler Cocktail |

Campari Watermelon Cooler Cocktail

It should be noted that women who drink real, true stiff cocktails are always given a bit of a stare. I started at it when I lived in Italy. I'd order my grandfather'’s favorite summertime drink, a...
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Classic Aperol Spritz Cocktail |

Classic Aperol Spritz Cocktail

Here it is – one of our favorite summertime refreshers, the Aperol Spritz. This is a cocktail you find served throughout the Northeast part of Italy with all sorts of variations, but, at...
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Mint Coconut Batida Cocktail |

Mint Coconut Batida Cocktail

Remember when I talked up how Caipirinhas? Are you now cursing me for having talked you into buying a whole bottle of cachaça with no way to use beyond those Sparkling Raspber...
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Kentucky Mule Cocktail |

Kentucky Mule Cocktail

he Kentucky Derby is all about big hats and Juleps but I've just never been convinced about that cocktail (big hats, on the other hand, yes), so I tweaked the Moscow Mule, to make it Derby wor...
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Raspberry Rosé Margarita Cocktail |

Raspberry Rosé Margarita Cocktail

Two of our favorite summer drinks? An ice-cold margarita or a glass of rosé. So we figured why not combine them?!?!
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Tomatillo Bloody Mary Cocktails |

Tomatillo Bloody Mary Cocktails

I’ve been obsessed with all things verde lately, ever since returning from my trip to Baja California, be it salsa verde or Aguachile Verde. So, naturally, when I created ...
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Hibiscus Berry Aperol Moscow Mule Cocktails |

Hibiscus Berry Aperol Moscow Mule Cocktails

Summer just might be my favorite season for cocktails. Maybe it’s all the days in the sun, that it’s wedding season, or that there’s always something to toast, but I’ve been...
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6 Cocktail Garnishes for Summer Soirees |

6 Cocktail Garnishes for Summer Soirees

It's a long weekend and we can't wait to celebrate. If you're like us, you like to make things memorable so every last detail is planned. But that doesn't mean we're willing to spend hours pre...
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Arugula Pineapple Daiquiri |

Arugula Pineapple Daiquiri

Pineapple and arugula aren't really flavors I've ever thought of combining, never mind in a daiquiri. But I was more than convinced otherwise when I tried it at SY Kitchen on my recent day trip to&...
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Spicy Guava Cadillac Margarita Cocktail |

Spicy Guava Cadillac Margarita Cocktail

When it comes to margaritas, I like them on the rocks and Cadillacs, because it's the luxury car of margaritas and the addition of premium orange liqueur makes all the difference to me. But th...
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Aperol Paloma Cocktail |

Aperol Paloma Cocktail

Around here we like our drinks with an edge: sometimes spicy and other times just a tinge bitter. You're probably noticed that we use Camapri and Aperol A LOT when we want a hint of bitte...
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Blood Orange Thyme Paloma Cocktail |

Blood Orange Thyme Paloma Cocktail

I'm heading south to Los Cabos for a girls weekend that I'm hoping involves nothing more than some surf, sand, and lots of guac and tequila. My older sister, Ivy, has a love for all things tequila,...
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Makalapua Cocktail |

Makalapua Cocktail

It's hard to want anything aside from a classic Mai Tai when you're on Maui, we know. But then you'd be missing out on the super interesting drinks being mixed up by talented mixologists like ...
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Spicy Kiwi Mint Margarita Cocktail |

Spicy Kiwi Mint Margarita Cocktail

What we want to know? Why kiwi is so underused in cocktail recipes! It's pairs so well with so many flavors, which is why it's our latest obsession when it comes to fruit-flavored margaritas.
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Hi Kai Mai Tai Cocktail |

Hi Kai Mai Tai Cocktail

This isn't anything close to a traditional Mai Tai because I don't dare face the wrath of Mai Tai aficionados. Think of this as a Mai Tai light as it's tamed with passion fruit juice (look for the ...
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Grapefruit Beer Mimosa Cocktail |

Grapefruit Beer Mimosa Cocktail

Mash ups make us indecisive: on one hand we like the concept of combining two of our favorite things but so often we're not sure the sum is better than the parts. Case in point this mash up of Froz...
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Rosemary Melonade |

Rosemary Melonade

We've got major love for lemonade but don't always want all the sugar — which is why this Rosemary Melonade from has been a hit this summer!
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Classic Cadillac Margarita Cocktail |

Classic Cadillac Margarita Cocktail

As team Salt & Wind, we see eye-to-eye on most things; really, there are few things that divide us. And of those thing, nothing divdes us as much as how to make a classic margarita cocktail.
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Cucumber Basil Gimlet Cocktail |

Cucumber Basil Gimlet Cocktail

The Orbit Room bar taught me what a proper drink should be like and that being a regular is well worth it. They also taught me how good basil and bourbon taste together. I've modified the drin...
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Cucumber and Ginger Mojito Cocktail |

Cucumber and Ginger Mojito Cocktail

Cuba is the home of the Mojito so I thought I would make a new version of the classic refresher with this Cucumber and Ginger Mojito.
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