Category: Cocktails

Lemon Shandy

For a lighter, more elegant twist on beer, add a bit of lemony effervescence.

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Irish Whiskey Ginger

Perfect for St. Patrick's Day (with Irish whiskey) or year-round with your favorite whiskey. Dry and refreshing.

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Raspberry Chocolate KISS

A special cocktail for Valentine's Day... or any day!

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Ginger Champagne Sparkler

Toast in the New Year (or any special occasion) by adding a KISS of spicy ginger and vodka to your champagne!

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Dark and Stormy KISS

Start out by making your own ginger beer, then add a layer of tropical dark rum and a slice of lime.

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Moscow Mule with KISS

Moscow Mule

This popular cocktail is simple to make! Start out with homemade ginger beer, then add vodka and lime.

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Limoncello KISS

An Italian classic, this condensed process eliminates the need to wait for the lemon zest to infuse the vodka.

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Keep It Simple Lemon Drop

Fast and simple, the fresh flavor in this shot packs a sweet and zesty punch!

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French KISS 75

Our simple take on a classic cocktail. The French 75 came about during World War I and was named after the French military's 75mm M1897 artillery gun.

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Sin-amon Espresso

A sweet and seasonal alternative to sambuca. Use double espresso vodka for a more intense flavor.

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Apple Pie Whiskey

Holiday in a glass!

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Apple Pie Martini or Hot Apple Pie

Super simple and versatile. Just 3 ingredients. Serve hot or cold, with or without the booze.

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Cinnamon Whiskey KISS

Stay away from brands with sketchy ingredients! Make your own - all natural - Cinnamon Whiskey with a trusted brand of whiskey. Add a dash of hot sauce if you can stand the heat.

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Glühwein (Hot Mulled Wine)

For a holiday punch that will warm your belly: hot red wine spiced with cinnamon, cloves, allspice, and fresh orange.

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Cinnamon Pear Gin Fizz

Perfect for brunch! A refreshing alternative to the standard Mimosas and Bellinis.

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Mexican Hot Chocolate

Get your mugs ready! This one is sure to provide warmth on a cold evening. Hot chocolate, with vanilla, cinnamon, and cayenne pepper – and of course, tequila!

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Apple Cinnamon Shrub

KISS Apple Cinnamon Shrub

Ever wanted to try your hand at making shrubs? This shrub recipe with Cinnamon KISS is a great addition to sweet and savory dishes.

  By Lisa Dalrymple

Iced Coffee Old-Fashioned

Iced Coffee Old-Fashioned

A festive boost to iced coffee: adorned with a subtle blend of chocolate, cinnamon, & orange, and fortified with bourbon.

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Halloween “Kiss of Death”

Made with blood orange and Muerto tequila. HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

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Halloween “Kiss of Death” (by Chocolate)

With Crème de Cacao, vodka, and Spearmint KISS, it's frightfully delicious. HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

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Extra Spicy Ginger Ale

Hot, sweet, spicy, soothing... delicious!

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Autumn KISS Toddy

Autumn KISS Toddy

Warm yourself up with these cold weather flavors: apples, pomegranate, cinnamon, & orange!

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Hot Mocha Kiss

A warming dessert drink for a cold winter day.

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Mint-Kissed Watermelon Martini

This delightful blend of fresh, tart, and sweet flavors is like summer in a cocktail.

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Lemon Blueberry KISS

Captures the winning flavor combination of lemon and blueberry.

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Cranberry KISS

A nice, all-natural cocktail for the holidays.

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South Beach Catalina KISS

Orange and mint shine in this winner from Nick Monroy of Maxines Bistro & Bar at the Catalina Hotel in South Beach, Miami.

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Raspberry-Mint Bellinis

Lovely for brunch, nicely balanced.

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The Karmatini

Official cocktail of the Art 180 "Good Karma" Party. Richmond, VA-based Art180 creates art-related programs for young people living in challenging circumstances

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Strawberry Mojito

Personalize the Mojito with your favorite flavored rum and fresh fruit.

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Strawberry Mint Margarita

Try this Cinco de Mayo classic at home! Substitute strawberries with raspberries, mango, peaches or other fruit as desired. Serves four.

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Pineapple Chipotle Kiss

Drink with caution! Provides a last sip that's both hot & sweet.

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Raspberry Mojito Pound Cake

Satisfying pound cake with a strong influence of a raspberry mojito.
KISS Recipe Contest: 2nd PLACE WINNER, Dessert Category
Mark Boggs
, Stratford University School of Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program (Richmond, VA campus).

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Açaí Delight

An antioxidant refresher, accented with crisp cucumber and mint.

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Mint Julep Egg Cream

The "Winter Cousin" of the Mint Julep.

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Sweet and Spicy OJ

Fiery hot cinnamon whiskey, balanced by sweet orange juice & cool mint.

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Whiskey Peach KISS

Crafty use for over-ripe peaches...

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Sweet Tea Vodka KISS

No need for expensive Sweet Tea Vodka brands! Make yourself a lower cost, higher quality version. Just add a KISS to freshly-brewed iced tea along with your favorite vodka.

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Classic Mint Julep

The quintessential Southern classic: perfect at Derby time and year-round, too. No need to muddle fresh mint for genuine spearmint flavor. Use those fresh mint leaves as a garnish instead!

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Champagne with Raspberry KISS

An extra special cocktail for an extra special occasion, garnished with a floating raspberry.

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Mint Julep Bourbon Balls

For an elegant dessert, offer your guests a cocktail-in-a-bite with a garnish of toasted pecans. These delightful melt-in-your-mouth treats are sure to impress!

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Mojito KISS

This Cuban classic is as easy as 1-2-3! No need to muddle fresh mint - use your fresh mint leaves as a garnish instead.

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Sparkling Apricot Mint Sour

Prosecco is the perfect complement to apricot nectar, gin, and mint. You’ll love this tasty cocktail.

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White Wine Sangria KISS

Crisp and refreshing, a pitcher of this sangria adds elegance and refreshment to warm weather activities.

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