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Tangerine Sparkler

February 25, 2013 Beverages

  All the glitz and glamour of last night’s Oscars put me in the mood for something bubbly. A fizzy drink that I could toast, clank, and sip while waiting for the winners to be announced.  The tangerines were ripe and the champagne chilled to perfection. Cheers. Ingredients: Adapted from Cooking Light 1 1/3 cups [...]

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Ginger and Lime Rickey

May 16, 2011 Beverages

This post is dedicated to my dear friend Scott who stayed up late with me on Friday night, helping me concoct the tastiest possible signature drink for my upcoming wedding. I was on the hunt for something refreshing, slightly sweet, and mighty tasty. Scott recommended recreating a beverage he tried at a local D.C. bar, [...]

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Star-spangled Red, White and Blue Sangria

June 30, 2009 Summer

In celebration of our nation’s independence day, dress up your sangria in a patriotic red, white and blue theme. Red, white and blue sangria is the ideal drink to serve at upcoming July 4th holiday parties and events because it is easily made in bulk, is inexpensive, doesn’t require much prep time, and is sure [...]

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