Kathy Casey’s Liquid Kitchen®
Kathy Casey's Liquid Kitchen® mixes her talent behind the bar and experience as a chef into a creative journey through great drinks inspired by the kitchen.
Hot Buttered Egg Nog with Rum
23 Nov 10 7
The hot buttered rum is a classic winter drink. Hot and steaming, it warms the hands and the spirit on a cold winters day. But, why not take it to a seriously off the charts level and combine with another holiday favorite, Egg Nog?
14 Dec 10 2
The Manhattan cocktail should be inducted into the cocktail hall of fame! When made correctly, it is a perfectly balanced and delicious cocktail. Why not take your next Manhattan up a notch and celebrate the holidays in style with gold gilded cherries!? Über Bar Tools as seen in this video include: ProFlow™ speed pourer, ProJig™, Prostirrer and the Juliep Strainer.
How to Make Cocktail Foam
26 Oct 10 4
Cocktail foams add elegance, texture and mouth feel to any cocktail. They can also add subtle flavors with the addition of spirits, fruits and liqueurs. In this version, Kathy uses Grand Marnier to heighten the flavor profile of the Black and Blue Cadillac Margarita.
Black and Blue Cadillac Margarita Cocktail
26 Oct 10 1
The Margarita is a delicious cocktail and one of the most consumed mixed drinks on the planet. Taking it up a notch with this classic with a colorful blue coral rimmed glass gives it eye appeal. Launch it into the stratosphere with ice from Glace Luxury Ice and a Grand Marnier Foam using an iSi Cream Whipper and you have something truly special.
Modern Martini with Olive Poppers
12 Oct 10 6
The classic martini is headed for big changes. With so many complex character vodkas and new century gins on the market, each new spirit adds a twist to the classic flavor profile of the martini. In this episode of Liquid Kitchen, Kathy mixes up a modern martini with Bainbridge Organic Distilleries Legacy Vodka and serves it with delicious Olive Poppers.
Tuscan Martini Cocktail
30 Nov 10 4
After a visit to Italy, Kathy was inspired to create these marinated olives and grappa and lemon infused vermouth. What better way to bring a bit of Tuscany into an ice cold martini? You can use any type of olive you prefer and they only get better the longer they are marinated. A bowl of the marinated olives makes a great party snack as well!
21 Dec 10 0
In Swedish, frisk means fresh. This cocktail, the Frisk, is the epitome of fresh: fresh ingredients and fresh flavor set off by a hint of caraway from a quality aquavit and a complex character vodka. Uber Bar Tools as seen in this video include: ProFlow speed pourer, ProJig and the ProCrush Muddler.
Honey Hum Collins Cocktail
19 Oct 10 4
The Honey Hum Collins was inspired by local honey and HUM, a unique herbal liqueur. Combined with Maker's 46 they create a deliciously flavorful twist on the classic Collins.
Citrus 75 Cocktail
28 Dec 10 5
The French 75 originated in France during World War I as a celebratory cocktail after hard won victories. Citrus comes to the forefront in this version through the use of homemade limoncello rounded out by locally sourced honey syrup. Über Bar Tools as seen in this video include: ProFlow™ speed pourer, ProJig™, ProCrush Muddler and the Juliep Strainer.
Port of Mischief Punch - Charlotte Voisey
5 Jul 11 5
Punch can be served any time of year. In the Winter, hot punches full of wine and spice can warm your guests, like an internal fire, after a long journey through the cold and the snow. In the Summer, punches filled with fresh fruits and small icebergs of ice keep your friends cool and refreshed. Regardless of the season mixing up a punch is a great way to bring people together to enjoy each others company. Kathy's special guest, Charlotte Voisey, world-renowned mixologist, demonstrates how to make her recipe for the rum based Port of Mischief Punch.
How to Make Citrus Flavored Salt
23 Aug 11 0
Flavored salts are simple and easy to make with the Vitamix Barboss Advance. In this episode, Kathy Casey demonstrates how to make a DIY citrus salt that can be used to rim a cocktail glass and goes perfectly with grilled fish and chicken.
Seasonal Lemon Drop Cocktail
16 Nov 10 0
Once you have your seasonal fruit purees ready to go, why not use them in a delicious Seasonal Lemon Drop? Each fruit provides a whole new experience for your palate.
Ginger Rouge Cocktail
15 Nov 11 1
Full of cranberry, orange and zesty ginger, the Ginger Rouge Cocktail is the perfect Thanksgiving cocktail!
How to Make Fruit Purees
16 Nov 10 5
Making seasonal fruit purees is a simple and easy way to bring color and amazing flavor a your cocktails and dishes. A Vitamix blender makes quick and handy work of a variety of fruits. Don't forget to use your creations in the Seasonal Lemon Drop!
9 Nov 10 3
Tiki drinks, in particular blended drinks, are coming back in a big way. The Piña Colada is one of the best of the bunch. In this episode, Kathy blends one in her Vitamix blender and makes it a bit luxurious with an aged rum float.
Whole Fruit Strawberry Daiquiri
19 Jul 11 3
Traditionally, the Daiquiri is made with three ingredients: rum, lime juice and sugar. It is shaken with ice and strained into a cocktail glass. This classic sour style cocktail is hard to beat. That being said, utilizing seasonal whole fruits, like strawberries, and the power of a Vitamix blender, you can create a delicious blended daiquiri that is a perfect way to beat the heat.
Berry Purity H2O Cocktail
2 Nov 10 2
The Berry Purity H2O plays into the Spa Sip and H20 cocktail trend for those imbibers that are looking for a dryer-style cocktail that is easy on the waistline. It is light and refreshing and full of flavor from the berry water and the complex character of Purity Vodka.
Spiked Iced Tea Punch
2 Aug 11 0
In the heat of the Summer there can be nothing more satisfying than a patio party with friends gathered around a bowl of punch. Getting creative with punch is fun and easy. Not only can you use whatever base spirit fits your fancy, you can also transform the serving bowl with decorative ice. Just alternate layers of ice with sliced fruit and herbs from the garden for an appealing creation.
30 Aug 11 1
Similar to the Whole Fruit Blended Daiquiri this version of the Margarita uses the entire fruit, not just the juice, to create great texture. A float of mescal and a Citrus Salt rim adds a little extra wow factor.
Tuscan Rosemary Lemon Drop Cocktail
27 Sep 11 3
The Tuscan Rosemary Lemon Drop is the perfect cocktail to showcase this season's citrus as well as the herbs in your garden. Start with a rosemary sugar to rim your glasses with. This adds a great aroma, flavor and texture to your guests cocktail.
Manhattan Bundt Cake
6 Dec 10 0
Manhattans are delicious to drink. They can also be fabulous eating! This Manhattan Bundt Cake created by Kathy Casey is testament to that. Topped with bourbon spiked glaze this is sure to impress your guests this holiday season. Über Bar Tools as seen in this video include: ProFlow™ speed pourer, ProJig™, Prostirrer and the Juliep Strainer.
Rye Invention Cocktail
18 Oct 11 0
The Rye Invention Cocktail is rooted in the classic style of cocktail making and a great showcase of a spicy rye whiskey.
9 Aug 11 0
Summer has truly arrived when you can head out to the garden or the farmers market, grab fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs and muddle up a delicious cocktail. The Envy Cocktail is the epitome of market fresh and is a great drink to enjoy in different iterations on a hot Summer day.
Purity Watermelon Habañero H2O Cocktail
12 Jul 11 1
Making your own infused waters for H2O cocktails is a unique way to create a light and refreshing cocktail that lives at the other end of the spectrum from those that are brown spirit heavy. These infused waters also allow for myriad flavor combinations from a variety of fruits and vegetables that can please any palate, whether you drink alcohol or not. For more on how to make H2O cocktails, check out this article by Kathy Casey on Liquor.com. Watch Kathy make the Berry Purity H2O Cocktail.
Liqeuer, Aperitif & Digestif
- Almond Liqueur
- Apricot Liqueur
- Blackcurrant Liqueur
- Chocolate Liqueur
- Cherry Liqueur
- Ginger Liqueur
- Herbal Liqueur
- Mint Liqueur
- Pomegranate Liqueur
- Orange Liqueur
- Violet Liqueur