Friday, January 22, 2016

Movie Night Ideas on a Cold Winter Night!

It's a familiar scene during the winter months, you are stuck inside the house, sometimes for days.. Don't let these frigid temperatures, blizzards or gloomy rain storms get you down when there are lots of indoor activities to do indoors.If you're not into catching up on household chores or even working from home, try something a bit more fun and entertaining to keep your mind occupied and your sanity intact! 

Have a movie day! Whether it's you and your significant other or maybe with the kids, a movie marathon day is a great way to pass the time. Get the popcorn ready and either keep it simple with buttery popcorn or get creative with a few special flavors. You may also want to line up other snacks like chips, dips, crackers, cheese, nachos or maybe a fruit tray.

Make sure you have enough comfy seats for everyone ~ remember this is a marathon! Pillows, blankets, slippers and pajamas would make it even more like a slumber party! Whatever it takes to ensure everyone is cozy and comfortable, do it! 

After the scene is set and the movies are lined up, now it's time to mix up a few tasty cocktails. Sauza 901 Tequila, founded by Justin Timberlake and his personal Mixologist, Eddy Buckingham, have come up with a few cocktails that are sure to keep you warm when it's cold outside! 

Rosa Tequila Spritz
  • 2 parts Sauza 901 Tequila
  • 2 parts pomegranate juice
  • 1 part lemon juice
  • 1 part simple syrup
  • Splash Aperol Aperitif
  • Splash club soda
Preparation: Combine all ingredients excluding Aperol Aperitif and club soda in a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously. Strain over ice into a tall glass and top with club soda and a splash of Aperol Aperitif.

Sweet Senorita
  • 2 parts Sauza 901 Tequila
  • 1 part lemon juice
  • 1/2 part agave syrup
  • 5 raspberries
  • 5 basil leaves
  • Splash club soda
  • Balsamic vinegar
Preparation: Muddle raspberries and basil in mixing glass. Add Sauza 901 Tequila, agave syrup and lemon juice. Shake vigorously over ice and strain into an ice filled highball glass. Top with Club soda and a drop or two of balsamic vinegar. Garnish with a basil sprig.

  • 2 parts Sauza 901 Tequila
  • 1 part vanilla liqueur
  • 1/2 part agave syrup
  • Stout beer
Preparation: Shake Sauza 901 Tequila, vanilla liqueur and agave syrup over ice in a cocktail glass. Strain into chilled highball glass and top with stout beer. Enjoy and stay warm!


  1. I can't drink and watch tv, I'd be snoring too soon LOL, but those sound like they might be nice in the summer time around a fire pit

    1. Thanks for reading and be sure to bookmark this for the summer! It will be here before we know it! 🌞


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