Summer parties need refreshments, and those refreshments need to be light and refreshing. No one wants to grab a drink to cool off on a sweltering hot day, only to feel weighed down by a dark and heavy beverage. This Raspberry Fizz Cocktail is exactly what your party, and your party guests need……..
Summer is almost here, and nothing screams summer like watermelon! Visions of picnics and barbecues with table lined with delicious food and drinks. Well I am in the mood for a cocktail in this little fantasy of mine, and this Watermelon Moscow Mule is the perfect light and refreshing cocktail to enjoy on those hot summer nights…….
A few years ago I threw a really big Cinco de Mayo party, and silly me did not think to make a Pitcher of Margaritas. Crazy, right? So there I was all night squeezing limes, and measuring out alcohol. I will never make that mistake again!! Not when you can do a little bit of prep, and keep the margaritas flowing for at least part of the night……..
A funny thing has been happening in my head for the past few weeks, I have been dreaming about Hawaii again! I’m not sure if it’s boredom, severe allergies bringing me down, or the Sudafed induced fog that I have been in… but I have been daydreaming about the sand, surf, and delicious foods that you only find in Hawaii. Yes, I do realize that the Hurricane Cocktail was created in New Orleans not Hawaii……..
Top ‘o the morning to ya’! We will be taking a break from all of the healthy food today for an Irish cocktail that would make your Irish ancestors proud, even if you are not Irish. This Jameson & Ginger is light and refreshing with a wee hint of Irish Whiskey rolling down the back of your throat……..
Have you seen all of the Valentine’s Day recipes plastered all over facebook and pinterest lately? Nothing like jumping from one holiday to the next at warp speed!! Chinese New Year comes before Valentine’s Day people, we should be making healthy, Whole 30 versions of…okay I’ll get back to you on that one, lol. Since I have not figured out how to make Sesame Chicken without sugar, honey, or all the other tasty ingredients, how about a Pomegranate Cherry Spritzer for Valentine’s Day……..
I cannot believe that it will be 2017 in less than a week! I still have so many Christmas recipes that I wanted to share, lol I think I will need to seriously consider doing Christmas in July next year so I can post them all ahead of time. Would that be weird? Oh well, until that happens we have a fun and sparkly Gold Royal Cocktail to ring in the new year with……..
The first week of December is almost over, my kitchen is still torn apart, and my Christmas tree is in desperate need of some ornaments! So how is your week going? In the middle of all the chaos, and because I only have 2 working outlets in my kitchen, I am sharing this fun Pomegranate Yule Mule with you to brighten your holidays…and mine……..