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Cinco de Mayo Tequila Cilantro Cocktail

Those of you who follow us on Instagram and YouTube know about our famous Tequila Cilantro Lemonade, and how much we think it’s a great addition to any party, especially on Cinco de Mayo. Well, add this next one to … Continue reading

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Cinco De Mayo Cocktails with Mint & Jalapeño

There have never been so many incredible tequila options as there are now and we’re loving it. And with tequila options come Margarita options, just in time for Cinco de Mayo. This recipe is truly tasty whether it’s on the … Continue reading

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Creative Mocktails for a Teen Party

We are very excited to be invited back as the official sponsors for the beverage station at the 2018 Mr. & Miss Palisades Talent Competition. These mocktails are perfect for the teenage clientele because they’re delicious, fun, and easy to … Continue reading

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Sun Valley Film Festival 2018

For this year’s Sun Valley Film Festival, we flew a satellite team to work the Stella Cafe, the busiest, best, pop-up bar in town. It was snowing when our bartenders arrived and snowing when they left, but the weather never … Continue reading

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This Girl’s Book Club: The Cocktail Galaxy

It’s time to add another book to your cocktail collection. Andy Heidel has put an incredibly creative collection of recipes together in his wonderful new book, The Cocktail Guide to the Galaxy: A Universe of Unique Cocktails from the Celebrated … Continue reading

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Casamigos Blanco Tequila: Pinch Me Cocktail Recipe

Tequila on St. Patrick’s Day? OK! This recipe and photo was shared with us by our friends over at Casamigos and we love it. Feels like the launch party for this brand was just yesterday. We’ve kept a bottle stocked in … Continue reading

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17 Cocktails for St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations!

For all you die-hard St. Patrick’s Day fans who will not have a chance to get to a pub or bar before there’s a line out the door, snaking around the block, we have seventeen, easy-to-make recipes that you can … Continue reading

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How to Make a Rusty Nail Cocktail

You’ve probably heard of Drambuie, and may have even spotted it at your local watering hole, but I’m going to bet there’s a strong chance that you’ve never tried it. What is Drambuie exactly? It’s a flavorful liqueur with a … Continue reading

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3 Chocolate Vodka Cocktails for Valentine’s Day

She still wants a box of chocolates of course, but to put things over the top, make your sweetheart a few decadent, chocolate vodka cocktails too. These recipes are three of our favorites and we’d like to be so bossy as … Continue reading

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L.O.V.E. – Delicious Valentine’s Day Cocktail Recipes

Avoid the cliché of giving a box of chocolates or gimmicky bed of roses and give her what she really wants: a delicious custom cocktail made by you. Liquid Rose Cocktail 1 teaspoon vanilla rose simple syrup 1 ounce amaretto … Continue reading

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We ♥ Our Bartenders

When This Girl Walks Into a Bar went into business with our bartending services last August, we predicted that the months of September through December would be busy. You’ve got Labor Day BBQs, Halloween parties, swanky Thanksgiving dinners, holiday celebrations, … Continue reading

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Mocktails for Dryuary: January 8th

One of the BEST virgin drinks of all time is a vodka-free Bloody Mary. I don’t think I’m alone when I say I prefer this drink alcohol-free. Be sure to load it up with what we call a “garden”…spicy green … Continue reading

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Mocktails for Dryuary: January 7th

If you started dryuary on January first, tomorrow marks one week down. GREAT JOB! Tonight we’ve got the Golden Globes to watch and this is the perfect mocktail to sip during the show. The only Best Picture film that I’ve … Continue reading

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Mocktails for Dryuary: January 6th

How’s it going out there? Are we there yet? Last night I enjoyed a superb no-sugar iced ice tea at a Mexican restaurant in San Diego while my friends slurped down some mighty fine Margaritas, and tonight I guzzled my … Continue reading

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Mocktails for Dryuary: January 5th

I hope all the pregnant women out there are taking notice of these mocktails because they are darn good (and there will be 31 of them!!). I don’t remember drinking anything but club soda and water with lemon during pregnancy … Continue reading

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Mocktails for Dryuary: January 4th

Last night I tucked in with a cup of peppermint tea and turned on my recording of the Rachel Maddow show, ready to unwind (as if watching a political show can be relaxing these days). Since it’s still winter break … Continue reading

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Mocktails for Dryuary: January 3rd

While reading articles about the health benefits of drying out in January, one theme seemed to reoccur more than others: avoid social situations. Dryuary veterans stress the importance of having a plan in place when those tempting offers to grab … Continue reading

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Mocktails for Dryuary: January 2nd

1 day down, 30 to go!!! (Yes -those are exclamation points of sarcasm) They say it’s easier to wake up in the morning when you haven’t gone to bed with a glass of wine in your belly, but since it’s … Continue reading

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Mocktails for Dryuary: January 1st

This might come as a surprise but we have decided to participate in the growing trend of abstaining from alcoholic beverages for the month of January. Yes. We’re nuts. But even cocktail bloggers need to take a break once in … Continue reading

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Stillhouse Whiskey: A Canned Christmas

I’m a procrastinator. Not with work or tasks at home. I’m the neighbor who is outside her house at 7AM on December 26th sawing up her Christmas tree because she can’t stand the looming burden of putting all the Christmas … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Hostess Gifts $70 and Under

This Thanksgiving, arrive with something more than just a bottle of wine. Here are four of our favorites this year! #1 Recipe Box $34.95: While it is true that a lot of us look up recipes online, it seems that once we’re done … Continue reading

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3 Fancy Cocktails for 3 French Cheeses!

It doesn’t take much to get us to try a new French cheese, so when we had the opportunity to pair three cocktails with three French cheeses, we did not pass on the opportunity! As many of you know, Jocelyn … Continue reading

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Yummy Mockails for Your Halloween Party!

Don’t be caught with your hand in your kid’s Trick-or-Treat pumpkin on Halloween, grabbing around for candy. Fill your tummy with these yummy mocktails we made for In Shape Health Clubs. They are super delicious and even sweet without all … Continue reading

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A Beer of Champions (Think Breakfast Cocktail!)

Don’t let the bourbon deter you from serving this beverage as a brunch cocktail, a lunch cocktail, or an all day game day cocktail. When combined with an ice cold Bud Light and a little juice, the bourbon mellows out … Continue reading

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Beer Cocktails for Baseball!

Baseball and beer fit together like a hand in a glove…a well-loved, well-worn baseball glove that is. This tailgating season, step it up a little with these three beer cocktails that are definite crowd pleasures. Fire up the grill, pop … Continue reading

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