Author Archives: twold

Patrón XO Cafe

Patrón XO Cafe is one of my favorite cordial treats. Made with Patrón Silver Tequila and the essence of fine coffee. Dry, not sweet, excellent for sipping, in cocktails or as a dessert ingredient. Color Dark, rich brown Aroma Fresh coffee, chocolate & vanilla Taste Fresh roasted coffee with notes of chocolate & light tequila Finish […]

Eden Prairie Liquor Educational Series

Tuesday night we held our first Eden Prairie Liquor educational series workshop. The workshop was taught by Jason Helseth, the subject was Wine 101: The Basics. Those in attendance had a great time and enjoyed samples of some fantastic wines! Eden Prairie Liquor will be hosting these workshops on the first Tuesday of the month […]

Holiday Cocktail Party Ideas!

It’s December! The holiday party season is finally here! I love getting together with friends and family to celebrate the holidays. Not surprisingly, I’m often asked to mix a new delicious cocktail for the occasion. Here are two recipes I hope you love as much as I do. Cinnamon Apple Manhattan Ingredients: 2 oz bourbon (Bulleit Bourbon) 3/4 […]

Thanksgiving Beer Pairings

Pairing craft beer and food has become more popular every year, and Thanksgiving — which for me is the greatest meal of the year — is a perfect forum to experiment and find your favorite matching flavors. Pairings do not always have to be about matching beer to foods, matching a beer to a time, […]

Halloween Punch Ideas!

We are quickly creeping up on Halloween! This is the time of year when we dress up in crazy costumes and get together with friends to celebrate.  My friend absolutely loves Halloween and throws an extravagant Halloween party every year.  This year I was delegated to help with the “adult punch,” so I found two of my […]