Tag: vodka

Jalapeño Moscow Mule & Avery Island, Louisiana

Jalapeño Mosco Mule gives a little bit more of a kick to the classic cocktail, featuring TABASCO Green Pepper Sauce {sponsored post}

Disclosure: I developed this recipe for Jalapeño Moscow Mule in partnership with TABASCO, who compensated me for this post. All opinions remain my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that support Poet in the Pantry!

The last couple of months have been quite the whirlwind of adventures. While this has been rather lovely for …

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Peach Jalapeño Whiskey cocktail

Peach Jalapeño Whiskey Cocktail featuring The Mixologist's Salt Collection from UncommonGoods {this is a sponsored post}

Disclosure: Thank you to the #FreshTastyValentines sponsors for providing the giveaway prizes free of charge. These companies also provided the participating bloggers with samples and products to use for #FreshTastyValentines recipe development; no additional compensation was given. (In this post in particular, I am using The Mixologist’s Salt Collection (found here) I received from UncommonGoods …

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Seven Cherries Cocktail, Featuring Platinum 7X Vodka

Seven Cherries

When your driveway looks like this, it suddenly becomes an excellent time to sample some vodka. We won’t be going anywhere for quite some time anyway, between the 2 feet or so of snow and the travel ban in effect.

I’ve had a lot to say about flavored vodkas, but what about the …

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Getting Naked With Your Vodka

Naked Jay Vodka

When I was first approached about trying Naked Jay Vodka, I wasn’t sure. Another whipped cream flavored vodka? Weren’t there enough of them already? I figured I’d give it a shot, but I wasn’t expecting much. It wasn’t until the samples arrived that I realized what I was getting myself into. You see, not only …

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More Cake You Can Drink!

Coconut Lemon Cake Cocktail

Just when I thought Pinnacle had wrapped up the series in the game of unusual vodka flavors, another player comes up to bat and hits a home run. UV Vodka, that is.

You see, Pinnacle is not the only company that makes cake-flavored vodka. And while I was aware that Cupcake Vineyards, of the …

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Spiked Blueberry Lemonade: Too Hot To Cook… Might As Well Drink!

Blueberry Lemonade for Mamas and Papas

What do you do when it’s too hot to cook? Get take-out? Go to a nice, air-conditioned restaurant? Hide in your living room with a bowl full of cold cereal swimming in a white oasis of milk?

I know one thing that goes well with hot, sticky, sweaty, summer heat: alcohol.

Well, that and …

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Strawberry Shortcake — Sort Of

strawberry shortcake gelatin shots

Class act. Yup, that’s what I am. Last week, I actually told my husband that I wanted to make these gelatin shots to have at the ready so when I arrived home from my last class, I could celebrate–just the way a college student would. He looked at me funny and nixed the idea.

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Drink Your Cake – Pinnacle Cake, That Is

red velvet cake

Dessert is, quite obviously, my most favorite meal of all, much to my waistline’s dismay. Luckily, there are alternatives.

Followers on Twitter have long heard me wax poetic of the virtues of Pinnacle Whipped, a whipped cream-flavored vodka that has become a regular in my house. It is extremely affordable, at around $13 for the …

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