The Classic Mint Julep

The Kentucky Derby was last weekend and, yes of course, we had a Derby Party here at Veils and Cocktails. The hats were larger than life and the mint juleps were perfection. That's why we're giving you the recipe for the classic derby cocktail, the mint julep. Cheers! Ingredients (1 serving) 5-10 sprigs of mint... Continue Reading →


Dress Codes: Decoded

Those last two or three tiny words at the end of an invitation can be useful but are often confusing for some wedding guests. Not to fear, we have your guide for deciphering each dress code you come across. Casual Casual for a wedding is not the same as casual for your everyday. This means... Continue Reading →

Basil Margarita

Happy Cinco de Mayo ladies! I'm sure you know what cocktail we are making today. If you guessed margarita, you guessed right! Today we are doing a basil margarita in celebration of today's holiday. Enjoy mamacitas! Ingredients (1 serving) 2 oz. tequila (we love Patrón Silver) 1 oz. lime juice 4 basil leaves Ice cubes... Continue Reading →

The Pearl 

Since we've skipped right over Spring and jumped right into Summer with these close to 90 degree days, we're starting to feel a little tropical here at Veils and Cocktails. Today we're following that vibe with this cocktail- "the pearl" being the cherry in the glass.  Ingredients (1 serving) 2 oz. light rum 1 oz.... Continue Reading →

What’s For Dinner?

For some couples, the flowers are the most important, for others it's the band, and then there are those who think the most important detail is the food. When it comes to food there are plenty of options to choose from. Here are all of your options for food that is sure to wow each... Continue Reading →

Frosé All Day

It's been in the 80's all week here, so needless to say, we are ready for something to cool us off during cocktail hour today! This drink is perfect for bridal brunching with your besties or for sipping on while your lounging by the pool working on your wedding tan or even for just being... Continue Reading →

Rouge and Rosemary

Happy Friday y'all! It's been feeling like summer where we are with sun filled 80 degree days all week, so what better way to cool off than with a cool and refreshing cocktail on your Friday afternoon. Look no further than the "Rouge and Rosemary" - It is perfect for these hot summery days!  ... Continue Reading →

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