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Homemade Limoncello

As I mentioned in my Lemon Meringue Pie post, we had a ton of lemons from Enrique’s regular customer so we decided to make limoncello. 64 more words


Squaller's Delight


2 oz. Laird’s Old Apple Brandy
.5 oz. Gingered Sorghum Simple Syrup
.25 tsp Sherry Vinegar
2-3 dashed Angostura Bitters

Stir with ice and strain into a rocks glass with large ice cubes. 268 more words

Angostura Bitters



  • 2 ounces rye whiskey
  • 1/4 ounce Fernet Branca
  • 1/4 ounce simple syrup
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters

Shake and strain into coupe glass


Cynar Toronto



  • 4 ounces rye
  • 1 1/2 ounces Cynar
  • 2 teaspoons simple syrup (see note above)
  • 4 dashes Angostura bitters

Serves 2! Shake and serve Up in a coupe glass


Irish Coffee


1.5 oz. Bushmills Irish Whiskey
.75 oz. hot simple syrup
5-7 oz. freshly brewed coffee
Heavy cream, lightly whipped

Pour Bushmills and simple syrup in an 8-10 oz.   317 more words

New Orleans

Blood Orange Loaf

While spending a short visit in Florida it seemed like the perfect time to try some new citrus recipes from the magazine Bake from Scratch.  I had my mom take a look at the magazine to pick out which recipe took her fancy.  492 more words

MxMo: Prove It

Once again it’s time for Mixology Monday. This month’s theme is from Dagreb of the Nihil Utopia blog. He’s chosen Overproof as the theme… 531 more words

Lime Juice