Hibiscus-Vodka Cocktail with Mint and Jalapeño

Hibiscus-Vodka Cocktail with Mint and Jalapeño

This gorgeous cocktail combines homemade hibiscus syrup with lime, vodka (or gin), and a few slices of jalapeño and mint. Poured over ice, it’s just what you want on a hot summer day.   ————————- I’ve...
The Pollinator (aka Sage Bee’s Knees)

The Pollinator (aka Sage Bee’s Knees)

A million years ago when I lived in Williamsburg (an industrial neighborhood in Brooklyn that has since become incredibly trendy) with my roommate, Paola, we set up a massive garden on the roof of our loft. Being poor artists, we couldn’t afford planters so we...
Beacon Mule (Bourbon & Ginger Beer Cocktail)

Beacon Mule (Bourbon & Ginger Beer Cocktail)

Spicy and smoky flavors combine to create a delightful bourbon ginger beer variation on a Moscow Mule that we’re calling, simply, the Beacon Mule. It’s nice to know that, even though this world can feel like a dark and frightening place sometimes, good...
Our other winter warmer: Vanilla Old Fashioned

Our other winter warmer: Vanilla Old Fashioned

Cork and Knife Our new cookbook is out very soon — and its focus is one of our favorite ingredients: booze! We show you how to use the cooking properties of beer, wine, bourbon and more to make your dishes pop! Now $7 off — Learn more and pre-order! Like our Maple...
Refreshing Summer Cucumber and Mint Gimlet

Refreshing Summer Cucumber and Mint Gimlet

Cork and Knife Our new cookbook is out very soon — and its focus is one of our favorite ingredients: booze! We show you how to use the cooking properties of beer, wine, bourbon and more to make your dishes pop! Now $7 off — Learn more and pre-order! Refreshing and a...