Blueberry Cilantro Margarita

Craving margarita? This one is for you. Blueberry and cilantro stem simple syrup, freshly squeezed lemon juice, Tequila and Triple sec mixed together to make a beautiful drink.  You say Thursday. I say Friday eve.  Woooooop!!! I love my daily antioxidants. At times, with some booze:) And cilantro stems add a subtle earthiness.   Skill level […]

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Cantaloupe Margaritas

Sweet, fresh, simple, refreshing margaritas perfect for your summer barbecues.  It’s Margarita Tuesday! Yessss. Yes. Perfect for today or all summer long. Fruity margaritas <– my favorites. Mmmm… Pineapple Chili Margarita Skill level – Easy Cantaloupe Margaritas Ingredients: 1 cup cantaloupe juice  1/2 cup tequila (4 ounces) 1/4 cup triple sec (2 ounces ) 1/4 cup […]

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Grilled Pineapple Granita

Light, refreshing, fruity summer treat for a really hot day. Grilled pineapple, ginger and lime make an easy effortless, icy dessert or snack.  Creamy (less icy than regular granitas) and packed with pineapple flavor.  ‘Tis H-O-T. Summer is officially upon us.  And all I can think of some thing cold, SUPER cold.    We always […]

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Cran-Russian

Classic black Russian with seasonal cranberries! A great make ahead fruity cocktail for all your parties. My new favorite fruity cocktail!! With CAPE COD SELECT PREMIUM FROZEN CRANBERRIES available all year round, we don’t have to wait for Fall! Black Russian is made only with 2 ingredients-vodka and coffee liquor and served over ice. It gets […]

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Pomegranate Sangria

An easy fruity sangria celebrating fall’s bounty! This sangria celebrates the seasonal pomegranates. We are the lucky recipients of many freshest fruits from our dear neighbor’s backyard. We enjoyed baskets of peaches, blood oranges and plums all summer long:) Pomegranates is the latest addition to that long list! Sangria is an alcoholic punch traditionally made […]

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Plum Strawberry Smash

Juicy plums and strawberries smashed and topped with vodka, Chambord and soda. Perfect drink celebrating end of summer fruits!   I seem to have a thing for fruity cocktails! May be because I have a HUGE sweet tooth or I don’t feel all that guilty drinking one. Hey, it’s made with fruits so, it has […]

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Pineapple Chili Margaritas

Happy National Tequila Day! Fresh pineapple, spicy Thai chili pepper simple syrup, Tequila and Triple sec makes one fitting drink! I have been harvesting tons of Thai chili peppers from a small potted plant. It’s amazing how much a tiny plant can yield! These peppers add a touch of heat to the drink, without overpowering! Love […]

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Blackberry-Ginger Fizz

A light and refreshing summer drink for both adults and kids to enjoy! YAY! We made through an entire week of summer with the kids crying “I’m bored” only  6 times this week. Yippeee…. A good drink and Netflixing is well deserved! I think …. Muddle 5 blackberries, sugar and some grated ginger in a […]

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Pink Russian

Friday nights are usually some kinda drink experiment and chill out with a movie. Is there a better way to end another hectic week? White Russian is a cocktail made with vodka, Kahlua and cream. Originally the drink was made only with vodka and Kahlua and was called Black Russian. From black to white and […]

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Blood Orange Jalapeno Margarita

I wish some produce are available year round. Blood oranges are one of those stunning fruits with such a vibrant red flesh and more intensely flavored than a regular orange. Ooooh Margaritas! Originating in Mexico, margarita is a popular cocktail made with tequila, triple sec and lime or lemon juice. Here is a variation on […]

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