Tonya Haze

Born and raised in the Frozen Tundra (a.k.a. the Upper Peninsula of Michigan).  Tonya wandered around the Midwest for several years – Lower Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska – before landing here in Wisconsin (is it weird to take a job just so you can have unlimited access to cheese? #AskingForAFriend)

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Old Fashioned

Ok, so I debated with myself about whether or not to make this particular Quarantini. I mean, this is Wisconsin… so I’m sure you already have a version of an old fashioned that you love! Also, I don’t want you to judge me to harshly for how I make mine (hint: I don’t use brandy).…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Lemon Drop

This is another one of my go-to recipes when I have cocktail parties (or, like now, when I drink alone!). Now, if you’ve ever to been a bar where they served lemon drop shots, you’ve probably had an over-sweetened beverage that tasted kind of like a lemon. This drink is more lemon-y and less like…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Mary Pickford

When I decided to write about my go-to drinks for a cocktail party, I knew I had to include the Mary Pickford. It’s always nice to have a tropical drink to serve to your guests, but unfortunately, most of the time, that involves blenders, tons of ingredients, and lots of prep work – not exactly…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: The Russians

All this week, I’m sharing my go-to cocktails to make at any cocktail party. Next up: The Russians. If you’ve spent any time with me either in person or on the radio, you know that I LOVE coffee. So there has to be a cocktail with Kahula. Don’t be deceived by their simple ingredients or…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Gin Gimlet

This week, I’m going to give you my Top 5 cocktails that I like to serve when I host a cocktail party. Let’s start with a classic 2-ingredients drink. And of course a little story… When I was in college, I was working at a radio station, and I had a much older boss named…read more »

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Quarantinis With Tonya: Orange Cranberry Mimosa

Happy Mother’s Day! Now in a normal year, most people would be taking mom out to brunch at her favorite place. This is not a normal year. But just because you’re eating at home, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have a gorgeous drink for brunch. Or dinner. Or any time, really. Splash out with this Orange…read more »

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