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
I love to cook with olive oil. In fact, I use it every day. It's pretty much a staple in my pantry. Recently some concerns have been raised about the authenticity of olive oil here in the US. That's right, FAKE EVOO!! This happens when olive oil is extracted from one country and then shipped … Continue reading Flavor Your Life With Authentic European Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Summer is upon us! That means patio parties, pool gatherings, and beach situations! We've waited for this much beloved season for months now it's time to celebrate? Captain Morgan is here to help us bring in the summer days with their new LocoNut. Captain Morgan LocoNut is a summer-inspired shot that blends Caribbean rum and … Continue reading Let’s Get Loco with Captain Morgan #LocoNut – Coconut Inspired Summer Cocktails