White Wine Sangria KISS
Crisp and refreshing, a pitcher of this sangria adds elegance and refreshment to warm weather activities.
Sparkling Apricot Mint Sour
Prosecco is the perfect complement to apricot nectar, gin, and mint. You’ll love this tasty cocktail.
Mint Julep Cupcakes
Vanilla cupcakes with Bourbon cream filling and Spearmint-kissed butter cream icing. Serve these at your Derby Party, or enjoy a taste of Spring, year-round!
Cucumber Lemon-Kissed Spa Refresher
Like a trip to the spa! This refreshing, non-alcoholic thirst-quencher is perfect after a workout, too.
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.
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!
Champagne with Raspberry KISS
An extra special cocktail for an extra special occasion, garnished with a floating raspberry.
Classic Mint Julep
The quintessential Southern classic: perfect at Derby time and year-round, too. There's no need to muddle fresh mint!
Sweet Tea Vodka KISS
No need for expensive Sweet Tea Vodka brands! Make yourself a lower cost, higher quality version. Just add any variety of Keep It Simple Syrup to freshly-brewed iced tea, along with your favorite vodka.
Mint-kissed Roasted Beet and Strawberry Salad
This delightful cold salad packs an antioxidant punch!
Spearmint-Glazed Corned Beef
Use this sweet and spicy glaze for a Sunday supper.
KISS Recipe Contest: 1st PLACE WINNER, Savory Category
Chelsea Barret, Stratford University School of Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program (Richmond, VA campus).
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).
Red Quinoa with Minted Goat Cheese & Toasted Pine Nuts
A unique, healthy, and elegant appetizer. KISS Recipe Contest: 2nd PLACE WINNER, Savory Category by Michelle Rateau, Stratford University School of Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program (Richmond, VA campus).
Strawberry Mint Margarita
Try this Cinco de Mayo classic at home! Substitute strawberries with raspberries, mango, peaches or other fruit as desired. Serves four.
Official cocktail of the Art 180 "Good Karma" Party. Richmond, VA-based Art180 creates art-related programs for young people living in challenging circumstances
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.
Mint-Kissed Watermelon Martini
This delightful blend of fresh, tart, and sweet flavors is like summer in a cocktail.
Whipped Cream KISS
Sinfully delicious as a topping for lattes, fresh fruit, and other desserts. Make this with your favorite flavor of Keep It Simple Syrup. Top fresh berries with spearmint cream, and pumpkin pie with cinnamon cream. De-lish!
Spearmint-Kissed Hot Chocolate
Simple to make, and so much better than powdered mixes! For those who want to trade up for a better cup of hot chocolate.
Sparkling Italian Soda
The key to good Italian soda is quality syrup. KISS is the perfect accompaniment to sparkling mineral water for a lightly-sweet beverage.
All Natural Spearmint Ice Cream
Unbelievably delicious! If you have an ice-cream maker, this recipe is a must-try.
Add these tasty jewels to cheese platters, toss a few over ice cream, or use as them a garnish in your favorite cocktail or beverage.
Raspberry Mint Coulis
Use this versatile sauce instead of maple syrup over pancakes/waffles, or as a topping for ice cream. It's also delicious with savory dishes; e.g. drizzle it over pan-seared, peppered salmon.
Last-minute company? Pour KISS over frozen fruit and let it thaw. The syrup will blend with the fresh flavors of the fruit. Serve by itself, with whipped cream, or over a scoop of ice cream.
Lamb Sausage with Minty Tzatziki Sauce and Crispy Pita Chips
This is a time-consuming but heart-filled recipe for authentic cooks. Robyn Comer, Stratford University School of Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program (Richmond, VA campus), submitted this recipe for the KISS Recipe Contest,
Braised Spearmint Pork Short Ribs with Poached Mushrooms
Such incredible talent on display. Who would have thought to use a "cocktail mixer" in such a unique way? Tyler Bernier, Stratford University School of Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program (Richmond, VA campus), submitted this recipe for the KISS Recipe Contest,
Apple Mint-Kissed Pork Tenderloin
Beautifully light and succulent. A delicious, fruity preparation of pork.
KISS Recipe Contest: 3rd PLACE WINNER, Savory Category
Darling Saunders, Stratford University School of Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program (Richmond, VA campus).
Mint-Kissed Vinaigrette over Salad
Mark Boggs, Stratford University School of Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program (Richmond, VA campus), submitted this recipe for the KISS Recipe Contest.
Grilled Zucchini and Yellow Squash with Mint-kissed Vinaigrette
Michelle Rateau, Stratford University School of Culinary Arts & Hospitality Program (Richmond, VA campus), submitted this recipe for the KISS Recipe Contest.
The beauty of this drink is that YOU control the level of sweetness! Adjust the quantities of Spearmint kiss and lime juice to your liking.
Halloween “Kiss of Death” (by Chocolate)
With Crème de Cacao, vodka, and Spearmint KISS, it's frightfully delicious. HAPPY HALLOWEEN!
Keep It Simple Cranberry Sauce
Chopped walnuts, sliced green grapes, oranges, and a KISS of spearmint add a unique touch to this holiday staple.
Raspberry Chocolate KISS
A special cocktail for Valentine's Day... all dressed up with crushed chocolate wafers.
Tyrion Lannister KISS
Inspired by the 'Games of Thrones' character and a cocktail named in his honor, our recipe for this little shot is a bit more simple to make, and just as yummy! (Recipe makes 8 shots)
Dida’s Vineyard Mojito
Who would think a Mojito would work with Brandy instead of Rum? Try this Virginia-inspired version. It's simple, refreshing, and AMAZING!
This is a delightful, botanical refresher, made with matcha - finely ground powder of specially grown and processed green tea leaves. Brightened by the addition of lime and mint and spirited with gin.
Tart and Sour Cherry
Love the flavor of tart cherries? Boost the sour factor with freshly-squeezed lime juice, and sweeten it with a KISS of all natural Spearmint. Combine all this with your favorite vodka and you're set!
KISS Sour Mix
Most pre-packaged Sour Mix brands contain artificial flavors and preservatives. Read the labels! Once you taste ours, you'll know what we mean.