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.
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.
Luxury Gin & Tonic Cocktail with Cucumber Lime Foam
5 Jun 12 5
This recipe for a gin and tonic takes the classic to a new level. Infused bitters and a cucumber lime foam make this g&t anything but typical.
Cherry Basil Collins Cocktail
26 Jul 11 0
The Cherry Basil Collins is the epitome of a fresh, seasonal cocktail. Bright, sweet-tart cherries mingle with herbaceous basil for a refreshing Summer time sipper.
Bellini Manhattan Cocktail
8 Nov 11 2
Combining two classics can be a great way of coming up with fun cocktail variations. In the case of the Bellini Manhattan it was really a no-brainer. There can't be a more Southern pairing than bourbon and peaches can there!
Grapefruit Negroni Cocktail
1 Nov 11 7
There is a cornucopia of delicious citrus in season right now that is perfect for utilizing when twisting up a classic. In this episode, Kathy adds grapefruit to a classic Negroni.
Platinum Sparkle Cocktail
4 Oct 11 2
The Platinum Sparkle Cocktail is perfect for the holidays and celebrations throughout the year.
16 Aug 11 1
When made well, the piña colada is a fantastic drink. To some, it should never be tampered with. Just like all classics, variations can turn something good into something magnificent. Such is the case with Kathy Casey's Kaffir Colada. The aromatic kaffir lime leaves mingle with a light and airy foam made with coconut milk. Devine!
Clover Thyme Club Cocktail
20 Sep 11 6
Fresh herbs add a wonderful aroma and flavor to cocktails. The Clover Club cocktail, originally created for the gentlemen at the Philadelphia club of the same name, is a pre-prohibition cocktail dating back to at least 1911. Kathy gives it a bit of a twist with her homemade raspberry syrup and the addition of fresh thyme from her garden.
Zen Garden Cocktail
11 Oct 11 4
Wonderfully fresh and full of life, the Zen Garden Cocktail celebrates what the garden provides. Coupled with the far east flavors of sake and yuzu, this cocktail is the epitome of garden fresh.
Maple Bourbon Old Fashioned Cocktail
7 Nov 12 4
Real maple syrup is so tasty in this twist on an old fashioned cocktail – it adds not only a touch of sweetness but also a depth of flavor. Be sure to use a high quality maple syrup and keep your maple syrup refrigerated when not using.
Spirited Chocolate Covered Cherry Milkshake
14 Sep 11 0
Milkshakes are delicious. So is bourbon. Why not mix them together to create something phenomenal?1 That is exactly what Kathy Casey decided to do with her Spirited Chocolate Covered Cherry Milkshake. This one is adults only!
Maguey Harvest Cocktail with Tim Master
8 Dec 11 3
Mezcal is an often misunderstood spirit. Although similar to Tequila, it is worlds apart in many ways. Tim Master, Director of Specialty Spirits Division and Trade Education at Frederick Wildman & Sons, brought Ilegal Mezcal to share with Kathy and taught her a bit about this robust and unique spirit. Tim also shared his recipe for a wonderful winter Mezcal cocktail, the Maguey Harvest.
Toasted Thyme Last Word Cocktail
6 Sep 11 0
The Last Word Cocktail is a classic created during prohibition. It was unearthed by Murray Stenson, former bartender at Zig Zag Café in Seattle. This twist adds a bit of an "herbacious" note with a bit of toasted thyme.
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