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homemade ginger syrup for cocktails and mocktails

Every so often I see bottled simple syrup at the liquor store and roll my eyes. Making simple syrup is just so…simple. There’s no sense in buying it bottled, unless maybe you’re going camping or plan on mixing drinks in an area without clean water or a dearth of sugar. 181 more words

MxMo: Alma Negra & Malt Shop

After a well deserved hiatus, Mixology Monday is back! This month’s theme comes from Adam of the Mr. Muddle blog. The theme this month is… 698 more words

Mixology Monday

Blackberry Rose Water Sorbet

Rosenmuskateller is a rare dessert wine from Alto Adige/Südtirol, the German speaking north-east of Italy. It is made from the rare grape of the same name, related to other muscat grapes but with the distinctive quality that it smells of roses! 362 more words



Denver’s original Elitch Gardens was one of those classic Victorian amusement parks, built on an old farm in the outskirts of the city. The parks were often built at the end of a trolley line and served as a wonderful Sunday getaway for city dwellers. 904 more words


Lemon Simple Syrup

This may not be the fastest way to make and infuse simple syrup with a lemony flavor, but is the most satisfying! With this method, you achieve a very pure, flavor packed simple syrup. 272 more words


Peach Tea Sangria

This weekend’s Farmer’s Market visit yielded a $5 buck, 37 pound watermelon, white peaches, cucumbers, tomatoes and red spring onions. So it’s time to get cooking and drinking. 350 more words


Porch Cocktails No. 3

A mint julep will always have a place in my summer cocktail rotation, from the first sip on Kentucky Derby Day to the last sip on a late summer evening on the porch. 208 more words

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