Drinks

BRITISH ROYAL NAVY MEDICINE

Flu season is not pretty! Neither is nausea (ugh). That nasty flu bug seems to be knocking everyone over this winter and it is down-right ugly. My British hubby in informed me that when the British Royal Navy would go out onto the rough seas, nausea was a way of […]

APPLE CIDER TODDY

Nothing says, ‘Cozy Fireside’ quite like a Hot Toddy! Make mine Apple Cider please!! Ingredients Per Person          Apple Cider – 8 oz. per person          Cinnamon Stick          Cardamom – a few pods          Cloves – a few cloves          Rum – 1 shot per person          Apple – […]

S’MORES VODKA MARTINI

Whether by summer’s Fired-Up grill, or winter’s toasty fire pit, S’mores Vodka Martinis are nothing short of Fabulous! Ingredients ¾ cup Chocolate, melted and placed in a wide dish or bowl for rimming the glasses ¾ cup Graham Crackers, crushed and placed in a wide dish or bowl for rimming the […]

TROPICAL SANGRIA

Ingredients –        Ice – 1 cup –        Limoncello – 1 shot –        Pinot Grigio – One liter, cold –        Mango – ¾ cup, half-inch cubes –        Papaya – ¾ cup, half-inch cubes –        Lime juice and lime – 1 whole lime quartered Instruction Place all ingredients in a glass pitcher. […]

GIN & TONIC SORBET SHOOTERS

Who doesn’t LOVE an adult sorbet? That’s what I thought! The refreshing flavor of Gin, Lime, Mint, and Juniper Berries make for a delightful summer treat, if only in “Shooter Size” portions.  Juniper Berries have long been used to give Mediterranean food a distinct aromatic flavor in cooking meats, sausage, […]

NUT MILK – ALMOND and CASHEW

DAIRY-FREE MILKS  You don’t have to be dairy-free to LOVE the taste, and many uses for Nut Milks, as well as Seed Milks. Making this type of milk at home couldn’t be easier. Almond Milk has been around since ancient times. The Moorish cuisine has been enjoying HORCHATA (almond milk […]