It’s officially fall! The leaves are turning and its football season so our thoughts turn to tailgating, indoor cooking, and intoxicology. We, here at the Hooch Blog, thought we would share with you some of our favorite gelatin shot recipes Continue reading Favorite Fall and Holiday Gelatin Shot Recipes
For several years in a row I hosted a Creepy Cocktail Party for Halloween. This was a great party to host, since much of it could be made ahead, simplifying the bartending process. The juices and mixers were prepared ahead Continue reading Getting Into The Halloween Spirit
I’m a member of a book club that’s also a drinking club, and most of our meetings feature food and drink related to that month’s selection. Moby Dick brought cod chowder and Dark and Stormy’s, while Jitterbug Perfume was accompanied by goat Continue reading Beet Cocktails!
When I turned 21, there were a number of drinks I couldn’t wait to try. Mostly they were based around movies and tv shows I’d seen, or something my older friends recommended. Anything with more than 3 ingredients seemed like Continue reading Long Island Iced Tea
I woke up with SUCH a headache. After a couple glasses of water, I started to wander around the living area where we held last night’s party. I found many party glasses around with bits of fruit and even sometimes a Continue reading Your Lion Will Sleep Tonight!
In the late 90’s tech jobs were all the rage and if you were in tech you could get a pretty fun job, with some exciting benefits. I was working in Chicago at the time for a large technology firm Continue reading Keep the Summer Going with Mai Tai’s!
I don’t know about you, but when someone brought me some Stroh 80 for my birthday I said “Great, thank you! What is it?” “It’s amazing, let’s drink it!” Out come the shot glasses. This stuff is so strong, it’s Continue reading Stroh 80 – Best Kept Secret
Don’t let the name fool you, this drink is anything but Holy. This was a favorite around the place when we had some leftover clear liquor around after a Jungle Juice party (more about that later). Nothing special about the Continue reading Holy Water
There’s a big difference between fixing up a lovely casserole by recipe and whipping up your favorite cocktail when it comes to the ingredients. Mostly because there’s only a handful of potatoes to use for your recipe but you can Continue reading Best Mixing Ingredients