Liquids

A Very Festive Holiday Cocktail and a Giveaway!

Posted on Nov 17th, 2010

I love champagne.  If I have to plan my last meal here on this earth, believe me when I say it will include champagne.  In fact, if it is indeed my…

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Blue Spice Basil and Key Lime Mojito

Posted on Sep 14th, 2013

    I love a good mojito. It is probably at the top of my list of cocktails I imbibe occasionally. When I was a younger gal, I would…

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Butter & Scotch Hot Toddy Caramel Corn

Posted on Oct 9th, 2016

    This is a sponsored post from Abrams Books and the Abrams Dinner Party.    Last week I did a very informal poll in a…

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Homemade Limoncello

Posted on May 25th, 2011

Remember with Danny DeVito was accused of being drunk on The View? It's because he (supposedly) was drinking limoncello with George Clooney. He has…

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Mango Ginger Green Smoothie

Posted on May 14th, 2013

  Mother's Day has just passed here in America. It was my first without my mother, and the void she left was felt. But it was also the first…

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New Year’s Resolution Smoothie

Posted on Jan 14th, 2016

Are you one of those people who makes a resolution every year to eat healthier, drink less, be kinder, etc.? With the exception of being kinder, I am…

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S’Mores Martini

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2014

S'Mores Martini you say? Have I lost my mind, you say? As much as I would love to tell you I came up with the idea for this fantastic cocktail, it…

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The Black Girl’s Top 10 Recipes of 2013

Posted on Dec 31st, 2013

Looking back at this tumultuous year I have had, I was not surprised that I honestly could not remember a lot of the recipes I developed and…

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The Lemony Cricket Cocktail

Posted on Apr 26th, 2012

A great cocktail is a wonderful thing. I have been making my own limoncello for the last year, since my Meyer lemon trees produce huge amounts of…

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The Spicy Thai

Posted on Sep 20th, 2014

This is not a recipe for the kids.  This is a spicy, sweet and intoxicating cocktail infused with the flavors of Thai cooking, hence the name The…

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White Sangria and a Tea Party for Preschoolers

Posted on Feb 11th, 2014

This was originally posted for two wonderfully wacky ladies who had a podcast and website called Get Mommy A Drink. They no longer have the site or…

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