Tag - Cocktails & Drinks

Hanson of Sonoma Distillery knows how to put a fresh spin on summer! Their small-batch vodkas, made from organic grapes, are the perfect thirst-quenchers for long days under the Sonoma sun. These three cocktails put their Habanero Vodka front and center. Serve these three cocktails at your next barbecue, and wow your guests with a spicy kick!

The Kickin' Greyhound

  • 1.5 oz Hanson Habanero Vodka
  • 2

Prohibition Spirits' Sonomarita

Monday, March 8, 2021 1:00 PM

Many traditionalists like to sip chilled Limoncello as a digestivo after a meal. The folks at Prohibition Spirits respect tradition, while also enjoying turning it on its head. (Have you ever tried it poured over vanilla gelato and pound cake? Divine!) And of course, Limoncello pairs with vodka in a Lemon Drop cocktail! But are you ready to adventure further? Grab a bottle of your favorite tequila... Read More »

Hanson of Sonoma's Apple Spiced Cocktail

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 10:00 AM

Hanson of Sonoma's Apple Spice Cocktail is the perfect drink to sip on in the winter, it gives you a warm wintery feeling, as the sweet apple flavor mixes perfectly with the tartness from the lemon and the blend of spices adds in just the right amount of earthy flavor! This vodka based cocktail pairs perfectly with any warm winter dish, cheers!

Hanson of Sonoma Apple Spice Cocktail

INGREDIENTS

  • 1

Layla's Recipe for The Old Tradition

Monday, January 25, 2021 12:00 PM

The Old Tradition is a wintery spin on an Old Fashioned--the hint of spice and Italian Amaro add warmth and richness, making this a great fireside sipper. Layla's cozy bar and lounge makes for a wonderful place to relax and unwind and their cocktails are a highlight of the drinks menu. Make sure to try this the next time you're here and listen to their line-up of great live music.

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  • 2

Della Santina's Italian Hot Chocolate

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 11:00 AM

Families from around the world love this wintery treat, and many cultures have their own special spin. Italian Hot Chocolate is thick and creamy, and almost its own dessert (we never say no to Tiramisu, of course). In the Della Santina house growing up, owner Rob, his siblings, and many cousins loved to delight in a cup of cocoa and listen to stories told by Nonno of his Italian life before coming... Read More »

Enoteca Della Santina's Holiday Sangria

Monday, November 9, 2020 3:00 PM

What better way to drink wine as a precursor to drinking wine at the table than with a cocktail holiday sangria to kick off your holiday feast? We share this fruit-forward fall recipe because we love its pomegranate touch. Pomegranates originated in the region from Iran to Northern India, in season from October through February, and play a part in so much Mediterranean cuisine, like we serve at... Read More »

Sonoma Spritz Week

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 3:00 PM

Sonoma’s official cocktail, the Sonoma Spritz, is featured during “Spritz Week” May 20th-26th. Spritz Week is a collaborative effort by Prohibition Spirits Distillery, Gloria Ferrer Winery, and Sonoma Valley restaurants and bars to introduce the Sonoma Spritz Cocktail and lifestyle.

Spritz Week offers a chance to share the passion of the Sonoma lifestyle. Over 15 local restaurants and bars are... Read More »

Hanson Vodka Cocktail Recipes

Friday, February 8, 2019 10:00 AM

The embodiment of true artisan craft, Hanson of Sonoma distills in a combination pot and 50-plate column still to create a pure, clean, and above all tasty vodka. Their vodka is always distilled from organic grapes and infused with real, organic ingredients.

Hanson Organic Vodka is the first of its kind, and the product of countless hours of research, testing, and plain old hard work. We hope you... Read More »

A Beer & Spirits Lovers Visit to Wine Country

Friday, February 1, 2019 8:00 AM

Sonoma Valley may be the birthplace of California winemaking (Buena Vista Winery, founded in 1857) but it is also where the American craft-beer renaissance started, when Jack McAuliffe opened New Albion Brewing Company in 1976 on the outskirts of the City of Sonoma. New Albion influenced Sierra Nevada Brewing Company and Mendocino Brewing Company and the rest, as they say, is history. (Delicious,... Read More »