Saturday Swig #23 – Blueberry Mint Julep

While I did not win the trip to Chile, all finalists did receive a bag full of Chilean goodies. One of those items – 100% Pure Blueberry Juice from Tamaya Gourmet. After a quick search online for ideas on a cocktail to try with blueberries or blueberry juice, I decided on doing my own version […]

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Kitchen Play : Honey Apple Faux-jito

My favorite season is here! For San Francisco, it means that it is time to bust out with the sun dresses and shorts. The past week has been absolutely gorgeous, and while the earlier half of today was an exception, it should be nice and warm the rest of the week. With this warm weather, […]

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Kitchen Play : My Naughty and Nice

Update: I won! I won! Yay! Late last night, RV was stuck tasting random alcoholic concoctions of mine! I selected the cocktail course of Kitchen Play‘s December Progressive Party [aka Naughty and Nice], and so I was to come up with my own recipes, using Megan’s two recipes as inspiration! I liked that she created […]

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Homemade Peppermint Mocha!

If I had to choose my favorite thing about the holidays, it would be the peppermint overload of the season! Each year, I would wait until December to order peppermint white mochas from Starbucks. They’re just the right amount of sweetness, minty goodness, and coffee for the occasional coffee drinker that I am. They will […]

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