Party Idea: Infused Vodkas

Infused Vodka | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

I’ve got an awesome party trick for you. Something that can earn you a ton of cred, but actually requires very little effort. Ready? Infused vodkas are super easy to make, super easy to dress up, and, of course, very impressive at classy potlucks and slightly dressed-up gatherings. Here’s how to do it—in two basic… 

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Saturday Sips: The Copa Verde Cocktail/Mocktail

The Copa Verde Cocktail/Mocktail | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

The Copa Verde (the Green Cup) is a cocktail that will take you by surprise. Although its main ingredient, the avocado, is most often used in savory dishes, its rich, smooth texture is only enhanced when paired with sweet ingredients. In this case, we’re heightening its flavor with some freshly squeezed lime, and sweetening with… 

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Homemade Herbal Spirits

How to make Herbal Spirits - Culinary Herb Tinctures | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

A few years ago, at the start of my education in herbal medicine, I started making my own medicinal-strength herb tinctures. I kept the final products in my kitchen and—I should have seen it coming—the first one lasted less than 24 hours before it became incorporated into a dish (a few dropperfuls of chamomile tincture… 

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Damiana Love Liqueur

Damiana Love Liqueur | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

As a budding herbalist, I’ve gotten to know a special herb called damiana over the past several seasons. Damiana, native to the southwestern United States and Mexico, has been used as a sexual tonic for both men and women, and also to bring activity and energy to the lower abdomen. What fun! One of the… 

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Saturday Sips: Blood Orangecello, Two Ways

Saturday Sips: Blood Orangecello Recipe | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Orangecello (or arancello) is a spin off of the traditional limoncello, a popular Italian liqueur that has been around for a hundred years or so – long enough to inspire several variations. So for today’s Saturday Sips recipe, we’ve decided to go a step further by taking advantage of the current late winter to early… 

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Saturday Sips: Homemade Eggnog

Holiday Recipe: Homemade Eggnog (Naughty and Nice) | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Eggnog is a holiday classic. Whether it’s something you enjoy on its own or with spirits, warm or refrigerated, it’s the perfect beverage to sip upon whilst wrapped up in blankets under cozy twinkle lights. And although eggnog is always readily available at your local grocery store around this time of year, we find some… 

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