Homemade Brandied Cherries

Hey Ya'll!  Well, it's officially December which means it's crunch time for Christmas presents. Homemade gifts have been all the rage the last few years & if it's coming from us, it's safe to assume that your gift will likely incorporate coffee and or booze 😉  Insert these ridiculously delicious, freshly made Brandied Cherries - … Continue reading Homemade Brandied Cherries

Homemade Grenadine

In my honest opinion, “Grenadine” is often used loosely when it comes to the so-labeled items lining the shelves in your local grocer or even liquor store. Sure, there are a few decent brands that actually use pomegranate juice; however, there’s usually cherry juice hiding in there as well. Furthermore, most brands don't even use … Continue reading Homemade Grenadine

The Home Bar – Getting Started (Part 3)

  At this point, we have our bar hardware and we have our essential bottles. We are almost ready to get started; however, there are a few best practices I thought I would discuss before we get into mixing cocktails. Setting up and organizing your home bar Options for creating your home bar space are … Continue reading The Home Bar – Getting Started (Part 3)

The Home Bar – Getting Started (Part 2)

Now that we have our bar tools and bitters, we need to set our initial spirit & liqueur budget. Based on this budget (and your personal taste) we will prioritize which bottles to purchase. Once we have the list we can make the trip to the local liquor warehouse with confidence. I feel that $150 … Continue reading The Home Bar – Getting Started (Part 2)

The Farmer

“To all who come to this happy place, welcome...” - Walter Elias Disney Welcome to the farm & thank you for stopping by our blog! I (The Farmer), will be posting details on starting and setting up a home bar as well as building an inventory of spirits, liqueurs, bitters & syrups, etc… all while … Continue reading The Farmer