Posts Categorized: summer cocktails

Lovely Lavender Bellini

This recipe is an old favorite of mine and because it’s so pretty and has such unique flavor it would be the perfect signature drink for your wedding cocktail hour! I used a lavender simple syrup but you could have a few different flavors of bellini to tray pass to your guests. Here’s My Recipe

Ready-Made Cocktails

Throwing a warm-weathered celebration in the coming months? With Graduation parties, Father’s Day and even 4th of July around the corner, we’ve got one of our favorite low-maintenance party tips – Ready-Made Cocktails! These pre-made and jarred cocktails are the BEST way to impress your guests. Every guest loves some choices, so why not start… Read more »

Cooking Lessons: The Fairweather From Eva Restaurant

This gorgeous cocktail is the brainchild of Gabriella Mlynarczyk, the mixologist for Eva Restaurant in West Hollywood. This gem of an eatery wasn’t on my radar until I went in for my lesson and I have no idea why! It’s so chic and cozy, and the food, my Lord the food is absolute perfection!! I’m… Read more »

About The Chic

Back in 2004 when I was looking to name my events company, I stumbled across the word 'Chic' in an old dictionary. The definition was: “a fashionable lifestyle, ideology, or pursuit”. I fell in love with the word and the idea that chic is the pursuit of something better, prettier, or cooler than you are today. Chic isn’t a state of being or even a destination, chic is the journey you take on the way to something greater. ~Rachel

Rachel's Latest Answer

Question: Star, from Macon, GA Asks: What type of food will I need if I’m hosting a sip and shop? Rachel’s Answer: Hi Star, there’s really no wrong answer here. When I’ve hosted shopping events in the past I tend to focus on light and fun appetizers like Cheddar Apple Crostini or these individual Quinoa Salads.  Brunch is always a nice… Read more »

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