Stranded Foodie Recipe for Fresh Blackberry Cassis Martini

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 I just love fresh blackberries and they are so plentiful in the stores and farmer’s markets right now. I’ve been trying all sorts of recipes to make with these little purple gems. Then, I had this superb cocktail in this restaurant in Cincinnati that was made with fresh muddled ripe blackberries. Yum! I love fresh fruit in my cocktail…. Continue reading Stranded Foodie Recipe for Fresh Blackberry Cassis Martini

Stranded Foodie Honey Old Fashioned Cocktail

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I had a pretty tasty Old Fashioned cocktail at this wonderful place in Napa that uses a flavorful honey syrup instead of simple syrup. The honey made this updated version extra special. As did the piece of honeycomb on a skewer that adorned the glass. Nice touch! If you like Manhattans, you will probably like an Old Fashioned because they are made with Rye, or Bourbon, or a Continue reading Stranded Foodie Honey Old Fashioned Cocktail