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When we find a drink we like, we like to iterate on it by sticking with the same flavors but playing with ingredients or proportions. It’s a great exercise to help you learn more about exactly why you liked the drink in the first place, plus it is fun to see what variations you can make with what you have on hand. 415 more words


Honey Apple Bourbon Martini

Julia M. of Fat Girl Trapped in a Skinny Body has discovered what we’ve always known…our honey crèmes make amazing simple syrups for cocktails!  Her microwave trick, turning honey crème to liquid, is super-smart.   55 more words

Malmö Aviation

This is a marriage of two classic cocktails, the Aviation and the Mojito. I named it after a regional airline of Sweden for no other reason that I liked the name” 93 more words


Pepper Delirious

For quite a long time already I have had an eye on the Pepper Delerious created by Ryan Magarian and described in Robert Hess´The Essential Bartender´s Guide… 112 more words


basil italian soda

It’s finally that time of year where I want to drink cold, bright, fizzy drinks in the afternoon (preferably outside, in the sun) instead of hot chocolate or coffee. 382 more words


Vodka Mojitos!

While Kev was busy pulling a huge stump out of the ground last Saturday morning, I decided that my herbs that survived the “winter” here needed to be cleaned up and trimmed back. 231 more words


Whole Wheat Cinnamon Spice Layer Cake with Chile Chocolate Sauce

March 2015

The first sensation to hit me was the smell of soil, then the warmth embraced me, and then the color consumed my vision. The color green seemed so foreign to my eyes and nearly forgotten. 587 more words