Easy Drinks & Appetizers!

Cheers, and thank you for visiting my blog, Easy Drinks and Appetizers. I’m glad you stopped by. I’ve been blogging about easy drink and appetizer recipes for about a year now and I’m really enjoying blogging. Here you can learn how to make the best drinks and look like a pro doing it!

I started out with a number of quick and easy drinks for beginners, as well as classic drink recipes & holiday favorites. I’ve added a few tips and tricks, a section on ‘must have’ bar and kitchen tools and now I’m adding a travel twist, brining you drink recipes from around the world. Here you can watch bartenders from different cities mix up a special cocktail and tell you how to make it! Also don’t forget to check in weekly for my exclusive feature: “drink of the week”, and monthly for the “appetizer of the month”!

This Chocolate Martini might have a few unusual ingredients, but it tastes fabulous! Enjoy this cocktail at happy hour or as an after-dinner dessert drink with your friends. Make sure you watch expert Bartender Brooklyn show you how to mix this delicious Chocolate Martini! And if you want to read about my quick trip to Cleveland, click here.

Brooklyn from the Vault
Brooklyn from the Vault making a Chocolate Martini! Thank you Brooklyn!!!!

On this blog you’ll find everything you need to know about making great tasting drinks. From quick and easy drinks, seasonal favorites, holiday classics, traditional staples, and many of the most popular drinks today! I’ve compiled an extensive list of the most popular, best tasting, people pleasing cocktails, all with step by step quick and easy recipes. Just click here to get started! Soon you’ll be pouring like a pro and enjoying the best tasting cocktails around!

This Tomato Bacon Sandwich appetizer recipe is delicious and makes 60 bite size tomato sandwiches. It is a perfect complement to your other appetizers when hosting a party and tastes great with your favorite cocktail.

Tomato Bacon Sandwiches
Tomato Bacon Sandwiches

Appetizers for all occasions!

Now that you’re off to mastering the drink making process with my simple and easy to make drink recipes, it’s time to add an appetizer or two to go along with those scrumptious drinks! My delicious easy appetizer recipes will satisfy everyone’s craving. From traditional holiday favorites, tastes of the season, to game day goodies with most of the recipes using just 4 ingredients! Click here to find a bunch of easy appetizer recipes.


Now you can make the most exotic drinks from the British Virgin Islands

Travel and photography have always been my passion. Now I can share my travel stories and photographs with you along with the best exotic cocktail recipes the BVIs have to offer.

Click here to check out the videos of local Bartenders mixing some of the best exotic tropical drinks the BVIs have to offer. Enjoy!


5 Traditional Irish Cocktails for St Patrick’s Day

On a trip to Ireland, I learned how to make 5 of the most traditional Irish Cocktails. I serve them at St Patrick’s Day and any day that I feel the luck of the Irish.

While traveling in Ireland I learned how to make 5 traditional Irish drinks to serve on St Patrick’s Day!

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Fast & Easy Charcuterie Boards pair nicely with cocktails of any type!

Charcuterie Board
Charcuterie Board

NCAA College Football Jello Shots! 9 Flavors! Team Colors!

I know that NCAA Football season is over but now’s the time to get a head start and prepare for the new season so that you can support your Team like a pro. There are 9 different flavors to choose from and all you have to do is use your Team colors as the food coloring in the recipe. Try out these recipes for NCAA College Football Jello Shots!

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