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The Best Part of Waking Up – Kentucky Coffee in Your Cup

As far as coffee cocktails go, you’ve got your Irish coffee and your Spanish coffee, even Mexican Coffee. The world of alcoholic coffee drinks gets overshadowed by these international mainstays. Good old Kentucky bourbon often gets overlooked as an ideal ingredient. Bourbon offers big vanilla and caramel flavors, some brands even provide hints of cinnamon and spice, making […]

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Bourbon Coffee Flip – Breakfast in a glass.

Take your morning brew up a notch with this delightful Bourbon Coffee Flip, which we lovingly refer to as “the working man’s espresso martini.” Start your day with this meal in a glass. There’s caffeine to start your engine, egg protein to keep it running lean, and a little bourbon for some extra get up […]

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Chocolate Bourbon Eggnog

Winter is still very much upon us and that means cold temperatures and blustery weather. There’s no better way to fight back against mother nature than to arm yourself with a cup of Chocolate Bourbon Eggnog. This recipe for luxurious, booze-filled, chocolaty goodness beats the winter blues into submission. Here at Hammerstone’s Whiskey Disks, when we’re done […]

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The Sport of Kings means regal cocktails, like the Blackberry Mint Julep.

Hammerstone’s Blackberry Mint Julep A delicious cocktail is the perfect way to stay cool and refreshed when the weather starts to warm up. This recipe for our Blackberry Mint Julep is perfect for your next cocktail party or summer soiree. But we highly suggest you whip up a couple of these unique Kentucky Derby cocktails […]

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It’s an Irish Car Bomb. It’s a Jello Shot. It’s both.

Irish Car Bomb Jello Shots If you’re like us, you’re into do-it-yourself science projects, especially the ones which allow you to take your favorite liquors and turn them into one awesome semi-solid cocktail. This recipe combines Guinness, Jameson and Bailey’s with a little gelatin. The result? The best jello shot you’ll ever have. These beautifully nebulous babies […]

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Strawberry Moonshine Mint Julep – Moonshine gets all gentrified.

Strawberry Moonshine Mint Julep Winter is on it’s way out and balmy weather is in the forecast. That means it’s time to start planning the drink menu for the warmer days that lie ahead. When we think warm-weather drinks, we think mint juleps. The mint julep, one of the first mixed drinks, was popularized on 18th-century […]

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Your inner child needs some adult fun.

Hammerstone’s Bourbon Fudge Milkshakes. It’s hot and sticky out, the last thing you want to do is fire-up the stove and cook dinner. Well, here’s a quick, delicious solution:  Good old-fashioned fudge milkshakes, with a little adult twist. Why go to all the trouble of making dinner when you can just serve up bourbon fudge […]

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Bourbon Cherry Bounce – It’s a Holiday Hooch, and you’ve got to start it now.

Hammerstone’s Bourbon Cherry Bounce We believe that everyone has a little “bootlegger” in them, and this preparation let’s you get in touch with your “inner outlaw”. This is not an immediate-results kind of recipe. It requires some patience, but very little work. Start now, while cherries are fresh and gorgeous, and by the holidays you’ll […]

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Summer is coming, and it wants to kick your ass.

Hammerstone’s Hard Lemonade Summer is close at hand. There’s always got to be one drink in the back of your mind; a drink you can make at a moments notice. Because it’s going to be sticky – you know it. There’ll be days when you need to turn the tide. There’ll be muggy afternoons when […]

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Death to the Negroni

We present our take on the Negroni cocktail. While the drink’s origins are obscured by time, the most widely reported version is that it was invented in Florence, Italy in 1919. A count named Camillo Negroni invented it by asking the bartender to strengthen his favorite cocktail, the Americano, by adding gin rather than the normal soda water. […]

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