The Mandarin C&C: a cinnamon, clove, spiced rum, orange shrub cocktail

Hi Zesties! Today we have another Adventure in Shrubery! Check out the recipe for a mandarin shrub & a delicious comfort cocktail known as the Mandarin C&C, for the cinnamon & cloves of course :). The Mandarin Shrub 1 1/2 cup of fresh squeezed mandarin juice (about 7 mandarins) 1/2 cup of sugar 3/4 cup white wine or champagne vinegar …

Watermelon Mint Shrub & The Watermelodic Cocktail

Seasonal Sunday Hi Zesties! Today we have our dear Kristi back to show off some shrub creations that are sure to get you in the summer mood. What doesn’t scream summer louder than watermelon????  The Adventure in Shrubery continues…time to share our recipe for the watermelon mint shrub & a fresh fluffy cocktail known as The Watermelodic. This recipe is a twist on a Watermelon …

A Kiwi Shrub & Two Delicious Cocktail Recipes!

Seasonal Sunday Hi Zesties! Kristi here with another Adventure in Shrubery! If you did not see the original post about the history and background of shrubs check it out here! This time I decided to make a kiwi shrub and 2 delicious drinks from the bounty. This recipe is a feature from Michael Dietsch’s book Shrubs: An Old Fashioned Drink For Modern …

Blood Orange Shrub & The Bold Magenta

Savoring Saturday: Hey Zesters! Kristi here, with another adventure in shrubery! If you did not see the original post about shrubs and my newest hobby check it out here! For this week I decided to make a blood orange shrub featuring Chanda’s new favorite cocktail known as The Bold Magenta :). Check out the recipe below! Ingredients  1 cup of …

Shrubs & A St. Paddy’s Day Cucumber Cocktail

Trendy Tuesday: Happy St. Paddy’s Day Zesters! Kristi here! I am reallly excited about a new journey I am about to being, it shall be titled: Adventures in Shrubery. Other potential names were Shrub-iliciousness, Shrubtastical, and Shrubercalifradulistic. Anyways haha, it all began at Sidecar and the love affair I have developed with their specialty cocktails. Inspired by their rosemary shrub, …