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Amaro Lucano

Rather than wait a year or more between amaro posts, we thought we’d get ahead of the game and do another. Closing our eyes, spinning around in a circle, and grabbing a bottle from the shelf, we landed on… 462 more words


Of all the rum joints in the world....the Casablanca cocktail

This version of a drink called the Casablanca is an outlier: No competing exotic backstories, disputed claims of authorship, layers of footnotes, etc. Nobody appears to take credit for this drink. 517 more words


Oreo and cherry cheesecake

Daniel’s cheesecake recipe is VERY overdue and with another birthday dinner looming(tomorrow evening), the pressure is mounting to get my act together and get this recipe posted! 388 more words


Cuisine. Cocktail. Peppers in a drink? Yes.

​Pineapple Salsa Margarita

2 oz Silver Tequila

.5 oz Cointreau

.25 oz Agavadero

one Campari tomato

sprig of fresh mint

sprig of Lavender

sprig of thyme… 51 more words


Sir Knight Cocktail

It’s been quite a while since I featured a drink on the blog here, but this one I felt was classy enough that I just had to review it! 138 more words

Canned Cherries for a Flamboyant Dessert

Before cherry season comes to a close, I want to share with you a recipe I recently developed for the Washington State Fruit Commission, thanks to whom a big box of fresh cherries landed on my porch a few weeks ago. 343 more words


Lavender Cocktails

Happy 4th of July everyone! It’s another beautiful summer day here in Seattle; 61 degrees, overcast, with showers predicted for this afternoon. Everyone get out your July 4th fleeces. 995 more words

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