Redd Wood’s Straight to the Melon

Redd wood's straight to the melon cocktail is great for bbqs.
Redd Wood in Yountville is one of our favorite patio spots for cocktails in Napa Valley. We recently made a stop with friends and tried several of their other seasonal cocktails. A crowd favorite was the Straight to the Melon with it’s combination of refreshing watermelon, salt, and spice. Bartender Caitlin Gaither was kind enough to... Continue Reading

The Corpse Reviver No. 2: Aperitif, Brunch, Hangover Cocktail

corpse reviver no 2 cocktail
A friend introduced us to this classic cocktail at a fabulous birthday celebration. It was so good we decided to make it again! The Corpse Reviver family of cocktails was originally devised as a “hair of the dog” hangover cocktail remedy by Harry Craddock in the 1930s and published in The Savoy Cocktail Book. We served them... Continue Reading