Sweet Corn, Pesto and Sausage Pizza – Corn Pizza

A fabulous summer flavor with fresh corn and pesto pizza!     Being from the Midwest, both of us grew up with corn being a major part of our summer, picking corn from our gardens or stopping by the farm stand before dinner. Both of us have memories of sitting out on the deck shuckingRead more

Tropical Strawberry Chiller – Vodka Cocktail

Strawberry Tropical Chiller - vodka, coconut milk, frozen, bitters, strawberries

An icy summer treat, with summer flavors that we made into an adult beverage, this strawberry cocktail is perfect!     We tend to try to make cocktails featuring ingredients that are in season. While cruising the aisles of the grocery store looking for inspiration, we found a nice batch of fresh strawberries which areRead more

The Red Beet Rye Cocktail – A Whiskey Cocktail

Red Beet Rye Cocktail - Beet shrub and rye whiskey

An interesting mix of flavors, this rye whiskey and red beet shrub cocktail makes for a great drink!     With the weather getting warmer, the season for the classic way to beat the heat, the shrub. Shrubs are a combination of sugar, fruit and vinegar that historically has been a way to preserve fruitRead more

Peach Margarita with a Kick

A Spicy Peach Margarita recipe, this frozen margarita one is a great combo of sweet and heat!     A good cocktail is a study in melding contrasting flavors into a combination that pleases your senses.  One of the most fun flavor combinations is taking sweet and heat and letting those two flavors play offRead more

Rosemary’s Blush – Grapefruit Gin Cocktail

Top shot of gin and grapefruit cocktail with gin bottle

A beautiful gin and grapefruit cocktail with a dash of salt!     With all the beautiful citrus available right now, we keep having to find new ways to use it.  Luckily the drinks that we end up with have some beautiful rich pink colors, which look as amazing as they taste. Hopefully you willRead more