Tag: summer cocktails
Summer Cocktails: Blended Pineapple Mojito
There are a couple things I really enjoy about a vacation–having someone else do the cooking once in a while and summer cocktails. We spent this past week in the Florida Keys celebrating our 10th anniversary, and I got to enjoy both, someone else cooking and summer cocktails. Granted, there are plenty of waterfront restaurants […]
Summer Cocktails: Creamy Guava Summer Punch
Guavas…you either love ’em or you hate ’em. There really is no in between. In Florida, where guavas grow wild, the fruit has devoted followers and heirloom growers and even some who, as a dear friend has said on more than one occasion, won’t eat something that a “cat would bury.” As polarizing as guavas […]
Summer Cocktails: Sunset Wine-tini
We may not be able to travel as we’d like, but that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy our vacation cocktails. In fact, enjoying these summer cocktails while watching the sunset from the backyard may be just what we need. For this summer cocktail, we’re taking some pretty common ingredients and turning them into an uncommonly […]
Summer Cocktails: Summer Breeze Cranberry Punch
This new summer cocktail meets all the requirements–it’s served over ice, fizzy from the champagne, citrus-y from limoncello, and thanks to Cape Cod Select Cranberries, it’s deliciously sweet & tart.
Summer Cocktails: Triple Berry Cosmo-Rita with 3Daughters Key Lime Cider
When challenged with creating a cocktail using Wish Farms berries, I knew that I needed to stay true to my roots and true to my palate. I knew that I needed a simple drink that was easy to prepare, but one that could wow a crowd. My solution…create a hybrid–marry together two famous cocktails in […]
Perfect Pina Colada at San Lazaro 115
My first drink when I arrived in Havana was a mojito, but my favorite and most frequent drink while in Cuba was a pina colada.
Poolside Watermelon Punch with CK Mondavi Wine
Every summer, my husband and I create a new summer cocktail that we can take to the pool or even to the beach. Most years, our cocktail is rum and fruit punch based. This year, with the help of CK Mondavi wines and their cocktail challenge, our summer cocktails will be wine based. The first […]