No more complicated cocktails! Here are our 6 favorite cocktails with four ingredients or less
I don't know about you, but I barely bat an eye when I'm sitting at a bar and order a cocktail full of unrecognizable spirits. I watch the bartender measure and shake countless elixirs together to make a magical concoction that I swear I'll try to re-create at home. But then, I get home and reality hits — there's no way I want to buy, much less measure out eight or 10 different ingredients to make a drink. The good news is that you can make excellent cocktails at home without shelling out for a bar cart's worth of liquor.
Coca-Cola’s holiday cans have a hidden message
The iconic Coca-Cola polar bears make another adorable appearance on the new holiday cans this winter season. However, there is more to the polar bear design than meets the eye. Other brands, like Hershey’s, are known to incorporate hidden symbols in their logos and it seems like Coca-Cola is following the trend with a play on its classic polar bear design.
Step up your hot cocoa game with these delicious upgrades
Nothing is more delicious than a warm mug full of hot cocoa. In honor of National Cocoa day, we found some delicious ways to update the winter drink. Marshmallows are delicious, but we think these tasty mix-ins will totally change the way you drink of hot cocoa.
Pairing Southern staples: All your holiday wine questions, answered
'Tis the season for celebrating with friends and family, indulging in decadent food, and breaking out those special bottles of wine that may stay on the rack throughout the year. During the month of December, joyous gatherings lend themselves to serving wines that are bona fide crowd pleasers. Because people are already in the mood to make merry, don’t sweat too much over what wine to serve to your guests; just make sure to serve what you enjoy drinking.
Starbucks’s newest Frappuccino tastes like Christmas
Starbucks isn’t afraid to push the boundaries when it comes to creating wacky frappuccino flavors. Who can forget the Unicorn Frappuccino? Today the coffee company released the Christmas Tree Frappuccino. The festive drink is only available until December 11, so if you want to try this new drink head to Starbucks this weekend.
What do you get when you mix three spirits with Champagne? The South's original party punch
The easiest — and most fun — holiday parties should always come with a big bowl of boozy punch. In this week's column from restaurateur, cocktail maestro and cookbook author Jerry Slater, learn how to fill that bowl with the South's original party drink: Chatham Artillery Punch.
8 creative ways to make your best-ever eggnog
Whether you prefer a classic mixture of eggs, cream and brandy, or love mixing it up with every seasonal ingredient under the sun, we've got the eggnog recipe for you. Pour a big cup of holiday cheer with these eight eggnog recipes from our Southern Kitchen and other friends around the web.
Get away from holiday stress with a wine and workout retreat
We love the holiday season. With good food, drinks and parties, it’s a joyful time to celebrate with families and friends. But with that comes the stress of trying to buy the perfects gifts, cook the perfect meals and execute a perfect holiday party without anything going wrong. While a glass of wine might help you get through the stress of an evening, a wine and workout retreat might help you destress completely.
From hot toddies to mulled wine, here are your 5 new favorite warm cocktails
In case you haven't noticed, it's finally starting to feel more like winter around here. And with the chillier weather come cold-weather cocktails designed to warm you from the inside out. Whether you're a hot toddy purist or a lover of Irish coffee, these five warm cocktail recipes will be sure to please. Pull out your mugs — it's five o'clock somewhere, right?
This boozy Advent calendar will get you into the holiday spirit
Boozy Advent calendars are the best way to get in the holiday spirit. The new adult twist on the classic Christmas tradition allows a delicious surprise each day leading up to Christmas. Each come in a variety of different alcohols including rum, wine and gin and of course, bourbon.