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Garlicky Pickled Veggies

Today is Garlic Day and Amaretto Day. I couldn’t find Amaretto at my local grocery which makes it a little hard to make a drink for Amaretto Day. 247 more words


Passover Walnut Cake

If you are looking for a quick yet rewarding dessert recipe for Passover, look no further; this Walnut Cake from the NY Times fits the bill. 521 more words

I'm Baking

Back to the Future

I was thrilled to get a reader request for this week’s film Back to the Future (DVD/Download) because it’s one of those obvious classics that I have a tendency to overlook on Cinema Sips. 362 more words

Movie Cocktails

Marzipan Roulette

We don’t need an excuse to eat marzipan.

Perhaps putting some on top of a cupcake is a little extreme, after all why not just do away with the cupcake?!   380 more words

80s Cocktail Hour

Name: “Top Gun”

Ingredients: scotch + amaretto + house made orange bitters + 2 muddled maraschino cherries

Garnish: stemmed maraschino cherries


Italian Tiramisu

photo credit (c) by Tristan Sullivan

Ah, tiramisu…who doesn’t love this creamy, coffee-flavored dessert? Every time I go to an Italian restaurant, this dessert is often prominent on the menu, squashed with offerings of cannolis and zeppolis. 472 more words