Sweet Cherry Bourbon Smash | FeastInThyme.com

Sweet Cherry Bourbon Smash

What better way to celebrate summer cherry season than with a seasonal twist on a classic cocktail? Full of fresh fruit and mint, tart lime, and good bourbon whiskey, the playfully bright Sweet Cherry Bourbon Smash is easy to make but complex in flavor. Summer never looked so sweet.

Rendezvous Rum Punch | Caribbean Fete | Feast In Thyme

Rendezvous Rum Punch | Caribbean Fete

A delightfully refreshing mix of pineapple juice, coconut rum, and a dash of bitters, Rendezvous Rum Punch is the perfect large batch cocktail for your own Caribbean Fete!

Large Batch Whiskey Sours | Feast In Thyme

Large Batch Whiskey Sours | A Family Tradition

Whiskey Sours are a serious tradition in my family. For as long as I can remember, my grandfather would make these classic drinks for every holiday or get together we’d have. I’m reasonably certain it was the first cocktail I ever tried, likely given to me when I hit an age where I felt too old for Shirley Temples (little did I know there is no such thing). The drink was handed to me full of bright red maraschino cherries and giant wedges of orange, and was quite likely heavily diluted. It was delicious and citrusy and sweet. When my now-husband Sam came […]

Spicy Jalapeno Pineapple Margarita | Feast In Thyme

Spicy Jalapeno Pineapple Margarita | National Margarita Day

Guys. Do you know what day it is? IT’S NATIONAL MARGARITA DAY! In celebration, I want to share this Spicy Jalapeno Pineapple Margarita recipe with you. It’s hard to explain why this is so exciting to me. Margaritas are a bit of a big deal in our household. The perfect margarita is both sweet and sour, balanced beautifully with a rim of crunchy salt. You can just taste the tequila on the tip of your tongue and the back of your throat – the flavor as well as the burn. One should never quite be enough. We don’t make them […]

Cocktail Duo: Side Car & French 75 | A Roaring Retro New Year’s Eve

It’s been a long rough year for many of us. On a purely individual level, I have to say that my year has been stressful, but overall I have no rights to complain. After a lot of self-reflection and discussion, I left a position as a non-profit event manager this past fall to alleviate some stress and pursue more personal and creative projects (like this one). As I no longer needed to commute into New York City, we also moved out of Jersey City and our home state of New Jersey, choosing to settle in the more affordable and slower-paced suburbs of Wilmington, Delaware. […]