Foamy Blanket Cocktail (Rum Nog Sour)

Foamy Blanket Cocktail (Rum Nog Sour)

Foamy Blanket Cocktail (Rum Nog Sour)

What’s your favourite Christmas movie? Mine is the claymation of Rudolf the Red-nose Reindeer. I’ve always liked that movie and I've found the message of inclusivity and anti-bullying to have new meaning for me throughout the years. One of my favourite memories growing up was watching it with my parents and sisters. We’d gather around our television with the gas fireplace on, eggnog in hand, and settle in for 45 minutes of Christmas bliss. This Foamy Blanket Cocktail is my homage to those memories.

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Minted Cucumber and Gin Gimlet Cocktail

Minted Cucumber and Gin Gimlet Cocktail

When Dana asked me if I was interested in doing a cocktail recipe that was going to be part of a series of posts done by our mutual food blogger friends I, of course, said yes. It sounded easy and fun and I loved the idea of developing a series of posts within my blogging community. Cocktail culture is meant to be fun and enjoyed with friends. In a way this series, Connecting over Cocktails with my contribution, Minted Cucumber and Gin Gimlet Cocktail, is a reflection of that. It’s like we’ve gathered on a virtual backyard patio and had a party. A very good party.

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