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The Classic Italian Cocktails To Drink Now | https://saltandwind.com

The Classic Italian Cocktails To Drink Now

You can't go wrong ordering wine when you travel to Italy but also make time to sip on a classic Italian cocktail. Here the ten cocktails you must try on your next trip to Italy:

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Ruby Red Cherry Sangria Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Ruby Red Cherry Sangria Cocktail Recipe

Each year when cherries are in season here in California, we end up making a twist on this sangria. Made with rose wine, Chambord liqueur, and oranges, it's a sweet-tart take on the classic drink. 

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Dark And Stormy Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Dark And Stormy Cocktail Recipe

A super simple recipe for the classic cocktail from Bermuda, the Dark 'N' Stormy. Made with Gosling's Black Seal Rum, ginger beer, and lime, it's the easiest tropical drink around. 

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Tequila Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Tequila Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe

This twist on the Classic Old Fashioned Cocktail uses aged tequila and a grapefruit peel for a more Mexican flavored take. 

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Spicy Kumquat Thyme Margarita Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Spicy Kumquat Thyme Margarita Cocktail Recipe

A super simple recipe for a citrus twist on a traditional margarita with muddled kumquats, orange liqueur, and thyme salt. 

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Cranberry-Spiced Whiskey Sour Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Cranberry-Spiced Whiskey Sour Cocktail Recipe

How to make the classic Whisky Sour even more festive? Shake it up with a Cranberry-Spiced Syrup!

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Yes, You Can Throw A Last-Minute Holiday Cocktail Party | https://saltandwind.com

Yes, You Can Throw A Last-Minute Holiday Cocktail Party

You've invited your friends over for a last-minute party and now what? Here's everything you need from last-minute recipe ideas to super simple florals to put together a party that'll look like you took months to plan instead of minutes!

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Pomegranate Ginger Apple Cider Punch Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Pomegranate Ginger Apple Cider Punch Cocktail Recipe

An easy punch recipe that's not too sweet, not too boozy, and just right for the Fall, this is made with pomegranate liqueur, ginger juice, apple cider, and sparkling wine.

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Charred Citrus Margarita Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Charred Citrus Margarita Cocktail Recipe

Looking for a twist on the classic Cadillac Margarita? This is it. Citrus gets charred over an open flame for a smoky twist on the classic cocktail recipe.

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Franciacorta Is The Italian Sparkling Wine We Can’t Sip Enough Of | https://saltandwind.com

Franciacorta Is The Italian Sparkling Wine We Can’t Sip Enough Of

If you’re into bubbles and Italian wines, you’re probably already well-versed in prosecco and Lambrusco. Well, there’s another Italian sparkling wine that we’re geeking out over: Franciacorta. Here's why you should try it stat.

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Cucumber Basil Agua Fresca Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Cucumber Basil Agua Fresca Cocktail Recipe

There are drinks out there that are absolutely transporting – that help you press the pause button and slow down. This Cucumber Basil Agua Fresca cocktail is one such drink. 

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A Brief History On Horchata | https://saltandwind.com

A Brief History On Horchata

Here in Southern California horchata is officially trending and there are all sorts of remixes on the classic drink across the region. We figured it high time we talk everything horchata from its history to where to find our favorite horchata:

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