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Strawberry Berryoska: Mocktail Series

Strawberry Berryoska: Mocktail Series

What a name. A strawberry berryoska. Perfectly Russian with some Russian vodka, for my Russian co-host. This strawberry berryoska is delicious and refreshing. But, as I like to do, it’s also super simple. In fact, you likely have the ingredients on hand right now. The […]

Blackberry Rosemary Sparkler: Mocktail Series

Blackberry Rosemary Sparkler: Mocktail Series

So I’m about 24 weeks into this pregnancy and mama needs a drink. Luckily I think this blackberry rosemary sparkler will help me wait it out. Sparkling cocktails are my jam if you can’t tell from this Grapefruit Sage Mimosa. Or this Plum Thyme Prosecco Cocktail. Or […]

Spicy Margarita: Mocktail Series

Spicy Margarita: Mocktail Series

It seems we’ve skipped over spring and directly into summer. So I thought I’d really heat things up with this week’s cocktail as well. This spicy margarita is so deliciously spicy, I don’t even miss the alcohol. Not that a nip of tequila wouldn’t be […]

Mint Mojito: Mocktail Series

Mint Mojito: Mocktail Series

The mojito translates so well into a mocktail since the mint and lime are the real stars of the glass. I like my mojitos to really focus on fresh ingredients and simple flavors, but if you like a sweeter beverage, try adding lemonade or a […]

Moscow Mule: Mocktail Series

Moscow Mule: Mocktail Series

This certainly isn’t the first moscow mule we’ve enjoyed on the Crunchy Cocktail Hour since it’s one of my favorites. But it is the first virgin version. This is a simple recipe and a perfect for feeling less uncool while out for cocktails with friends […]

Kombucha Negroni

Kombucha Negroni

You can’t escape it, kombucha is everywhere. Talk about a trend that has taken off! But there is a reason for it, kombucha is that funky, delicious tasting drink with real health benefits. So what could make kombucha even better? Yup, adding booze. My fave […]

Plum Thyme Prosecco Cocktail

Plum Thyme Prosecco Cocktail

Thanksgiving! What is not to love about a holiday centered around being grateful and eating delicious food? I’m a fan. My head naturally goes to beer and red wine for Thanksgiving dinner, but I think there is something fun about a sparkling cocktail. Since most […]

Strawberry Watermelon Margarita

Strawberry Watermelon Margarita

Check out this delicious recipe for a Strawberry Watermelon Margarita from the Crunchy Cocktail Hour podcast. Interested in cocktails? Click here to check out some of the other cocktails from the podcast! I’m not usually a huge fan of blended drinks, they tend to be a […]