Foraged Holiday Wreath

Foraged Holiday Wreath

It's December!  More than Christmas I love the energy and feeling in the air throughout this whole month.  It's pure magic.  The snow and cold, having a calendar filled with weekend plans for holiday drinks and dinners with people you love,  the sparkly lights, the smells of pine and cinnamon, saying "Happy Christmas" to strangers. It's all perfection.  

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Cocktails // Plum+Ginger Whiskey Sour

Cocktails // Plum+Ginger Whiskey Sour

I'm not going to lie, I wouldn't consider myself a cocktail connoisseur.  I like my wine too much to stray.  Perhaps it's the Christmas records playing non-stop that have inspired me to experiment with a festive cocktail though.  There's something about the idea of drinking cocktails and listening to Christmas that just seems SO right together.  Also, we entertain a lot during the Christmas season, it's one of my favourite things.  When we have people over I love having pre-made cocktails ready to pick up upon arrival to start the evening off with a cheers (and stress-free on the part of the hosts - us).  With a lot of help from James we came up with a simple, festive cocktail recipe to kick start the holiday season.  P.S. You'll probably catch us drinking these over the weekend as we deck the halls!

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