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Cranberry Peach Blossom

It’s time to go back to basics, folks.  I have had a helluva week at my regular job and I’m too tired and uninspired to come up with a cocktail … Continue Reading →


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Raspberry Limoncello Sparkler

One of the nice things about writing a blog, particularly a blog about drinking, is that your friends are often inclined to not only give you suggestions about drink recipes, … Continue Reading →


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Coconut Caipirinha

I am a working mom with a busy household chock-full of home improvement projects, teenagers, pets, so I don’t have much spare time to watch the Olympics.  Even though my son has … Continue Reading →


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A Tale of Two Cocktails

A basic search for “patriotic cocktails” on Pinterest will yield pages and pages of red, white and blue sangrias, slushies and Jello shots.  Never one to turn down a challenge … Continue Reading →


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Raspberry Rum Limeade

Usually when one goes on vacation, especially when she visits old friends with whom there is a history of knocking back a cocktail or two during said visit, the creation … Continue Reading →


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Pomegranate Mango Daiquiri

Of all the factors that can determine the trajectory of your life, your neighbors rank right up there at the top of the list.  A good neighbor can become your … Continue Reading →


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The Cinco de Mayo Paloma

Truth be told, I am not a huge tequila fan.   As much as I love a good Margarita, tequila has never been my go-to liquor.  If you’re anything like … Continue Reading →


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The Hemingway Daiquiri

During my college years, back when my friends and I had the time and the inclination to discuss and debate everything under the sun, there were lots of idle days … Continue Reading →


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Texas Bluebonnet

I have not been to Texas in forever and a day.  I spent a weekend in Houston back in the early ‘90s; I also drove my Suzuki Samurai through the … Continue Reading →