Today is a most delicious day! A day loved by all. Well, at least by me! This day celebrates my most favorite food to eat. It's National Pizza Day!! Yayyyy! I could eat pizza everyday. I've had some pretty amazing pizzas in my lifetime but I personally love making pizzas myself. It's fairly easy to … Continue reading Celebrate National Pizza Day with ALLORA’s Chef Chris Maher’s Carbonara Recipe
Maple Syrup is such a wonderful thing. It’s delicious in every way. Did you know maple syrup has some pretty amazing health benefits as well? It contains numerous antioxidants, fights anti-inflammatory disease, and is a healthier alternative to sugar and artificial sweeteners. Oh yeah! Let’s just pour a little more maple syrup on our pancakes! … Continue reading 5 Brilliant Ways to Use Maple Syrup
We're a few weeks into Fall and soon the cooler temperatures will be rolling in. With the color changing of the leaves, fall is the most beautiful season. It's also the best time to go apple picking. The best apple ciders are found right at the apple orchards. On my last visit to Erie Apple … Continue reading Fall Cocktails: Autumn Sparkler with Purity Vodka
One of my favorite fruits to enjoy during the summer is Watermelon. It's sweet, refreshing, and packed full of essential nutrients. Today in celebration of National Watermelon Day, I decided to make a watermelon salad. So I hopped on Pinterest to find a recipe. Most recipes I found called for Feta Cheese. I didn't have … Continue reading Watermelon with Cotija Cheese & Balsamic Drizzle
"Drinking tequila is more about the journey than the destination". -Rainbow Rowell Tequila originated in the city of Tequila in the 16th century. It is a regionally specific distilled beverage made from the blue agave plant. Since agave grows differently depending on the region, tequila typically varies in flavor. You'll notice a sweeter aroma and taste … Continue reading 40 Tequila Cocktails You Should Be Sipping On Right Now!
Looking for something sweet with a little kick? I invite you to join me in this most fantastic situation. I'm currently on the porch, sipping a very delicious Strawberry Jalapeño Daiquiri. You should be too! Strawberry Jalapeño Daiquiri Makes 1 5 strawberries 3 slices of Jalapeño Juice of a 1/4 lime 2 oz white … Continue reading Summer Cocktails: Strawberry Jalapeño Daiquiri
Traditionally, a Mojito is a combination of five ingredients: white rum, sugar, lime juice, mint, and soda water. Those are great! If you can find a bartender who can make a perfect Mojito, you've found a friend. Today just so happens to be National Mojito Day! Oh yeah! I'm celebrating with something a little different, … Continue reading Summer Cocktails: Kiwi Cardamon Mojito