Green Door Hospitality

Adventures in Everyday Entertaining

Cocktail Corner: Iced Irish Cream Coffee

We love coffee!  It is a necessary part of starting our day.  But it can also be fun to have later in the day as an adult beverage.  As we … Continue reading

June 4, 2013 · 15 Comments

Brunch Basics: Strawberry Lime Delight

Brunch is a great time to have refreshing fruit juices.  They balance out the eggs, meats, and starches so well.  Plus, they just taste delicious!  This Strawberry Lime Delight is … Continue reading

May 9, 2013 · 33 Comments

Cocktail Corner: Bourbon Mint Julep

The Kentucky Derby is this weekend and since I am not good at making hats, I thought instead I’d share a recipe for Bourbon Mint Juleps instead.  According to Wikipedia, … Continue reading

May 2, 2013 · 26 Comments

Lunchtime Hospitality: Watermelon Cucumber Slushie

As soon as spring comes, I am constantly looking for refreshing and tasty beverages to drink during the day.  This slushie is not only thirst-quenching but it contains wonderful mixture … Continue reading

April 25, 2013 · 17 Comments

Cocktail Corner: Orange Tootsie Pop

Awhile back I did a liqueur infusion of chocolate and orange which made for a wonderful Chocolate Orange Martini.  The original infusion recipe was from Alicia over at Boozed and … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · 8 Comments

Brunch Basics: Blackberry Citrus Mimosa

Brunch and Mimosas, for many, go together like peanut butter and chocolate.  You can have one without the other, but isn’t it so much more fun when they are combined!  … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 30 Comments

Cocktail Corner: Grapefruit Margaritas

Since we had a Citrus Theme for our potluck this month, I thought it would be the perfect time to have a citrus cocktail.  This makes for a very refreshing, … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · 16 Comments

Holiday Entertaining Cocktails: Chocolate-Orange Martini

I continuously get inspired by Alicia over at Boozed and Infused and when I saw her infusion recipe for a Chocolate-Orange Liqueur, I knew that I had to make it … Continue reading

December 10, 2012 · 13 Comments

Holiday Entertaining Cocktails: Spiced Eggnog with Rum

Nothing says the holidays like eggnog!  And nothing adds joy to an evening with friends this season like spiked eggnog!  So whether you’re hanging out by the fireplace, trimming the … Continue reading

November 29, 2012 · 6 Comments

Holiday Entertaining Cocktails: Brandy Old Fashion

One of my favorite mixed cocktails is an Old Fashion.  Now, in my humble opinion, the Midwest is the only area of the country that can ever do this cocktail … Continue reading

October 12, 2012 · 9 Comments