Category Archives: Beverage

All of the quaffable drinks that we have created – home brewed beer, wine, and mixed drinks.

Honeydew Cocktail

Honeydew Cocktail

Well, I hate (really really hate) to say it but…this is it. Our last hurrah of summer. The mornings have started getting nippier and there’s just that smell and angle of the light that tells me fall is right around the corner. We’re not those people that get on the pumpkin train in early September.Continue Reading

Whiskey Peach Smash

Whiskey Peach Smash

People sometimes ask me if we ever have total failures in the kitchen and the answer is yes! This post was actually supposed to be a Juicy Lucy burger recipe (a burger cooked with cheese inside) but the burgers fell short of our expectations on so many levels that we had to come up withContinue Reading

Paloma

Paloma

Nathan and I traveled to Chicago last week for both work and play. We wanted to eat at some of the popular restaurants but seeing as we were trying to make reservations for the same day and many of the restaurants only had reservations a month out (!?) we had to do something else. TheContinue Reading

Caipirinha

Caipirinha

If you’ve been following Rampant Cuisine for any length of time you know that our top three mixed drinks are the margarita, the mojito, and the whisky sour (our homemade versions..I can’t speak for the too sweet versions that are often served in restaurants/bars!) I would like to now announce that the caipirinha will beContinue Reading

Moscow Mule

Moscow Mule

It’s been awhile since we posted a cocktail! This is another creation with a misleading name…the drink is so named only because of the perception of vodka as a Russian product. In reality, the drink was invented in the US in the 1940’s when a spirits distributor and a ginger beer producer got together andContinue Reading