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My Specialty

Recently I had some of my friends over for a girls night. We had a great time creating vision boards, laughing, sharing a cheese board, and sipping on my specialty…..amaretto sours! 72 more words

Chocolate Amaretto Cake

This is one of those dark, squidgy-bellied chocolate cakes that is completely irresistible. The mixture of ground almonds and Amaretto liqueur gives it a marzipan-like kick which balances the bitterness of the dark chocolate. 207 more words


Chocolate Chip Almond Cookies

Hello Cookie Eating Friends–  You know there are some foods that just belong together– peanut butter & jelly,  peaches & cream,  bacon & eggs…  What’s your favorite pair??   305 more words


TGIF Cocktail: Crimson Kiss

It’s FRIDAY COCKTAIL HOUR!  And today I am bringing to you a sweeeeet sensation for you and your valentine!!!!  It’s called the Crimson Kiss. 261 more words

The Godfather

Oops, I did it again, didn’t I?
Want a cocktail reminiscent of a time of cigar smoking and fedoras, smoke crammed lounges with a blues singing singer and gangsters sitting at close by tables? 353 more words


Amaretto from 1525

Is this the face of the woman who introduced Amaretto to the world?

According to legend, In 1525, Bernardino Luini, one of Leonardo da Vinci’s pupils, was commissioned to paint the sanctuary of a church in Saronno, Italy and needed a model to portray the Madonna, the patron saint of the church. 519 more words