Blueberry Basil Smash

Print Blueberry Basil Smash This fresh cocktail is the perfect Summer drink! Blueberries are in peak season and this tasty and easy cocktail takes full advantage of them. Cheers! Author: Everyday Gourmet with Blakely Ingredients 1/4 cup fresh blueberries 1/4 lemon 6 fresh Basil leaves 1 teaspoon sugar 1 dash bitters 1/2 ounce Cointreau (or…

Mexican 75 Cocktail

Print Mexican 75 Cocktail This festive twist on the classic French 75 cocktail (gin, simple syrup, lemon, champagne) is exactly what your Cinco de Mayo fiesta needs! Its easy to make, beautiful, and it’s surprisingly delicious. Ariba! Author: Everyday Gourmet with Blakely Ingredients 1/2 oz tequila of choice 1 teaspoon Agave nectar 1/3 oz lime…

Cucumber Margarita

Print Cucumber Margarita A margarita to me is the ultimate cocktail. This refreshing twist on a classic will be your new favorite version. It’s easy to make and the perfect way to cool down on a warm day. Cheers! Author: Everyday Gourmet with Blakely Ingredients   1/2 cucumber Juice from 1 orange Juice from 1…

Irish Julep

Print Irish Julep Looking to drink something other than green beer this St. Patricks Day? Well, try my Irish Julep! It’s an Irish twist on a classic Mint Julep and totally delicious. Sláinte! Author: Everyday Gourmet with Blakely Ingredients 10 fresh mint leaves 3 oz Jameson Whisky 1 1/2 oz simple syrup (equal parts sugar…