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spiked agua fresca

The sun has returned to Seattle.  I type this fully knowing that I just may have jinxed us but hopefully Mother Nature will give us a few days of summer to let us warm up and finally get some much … Continue reading

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national daiquiri day! {blended golden raspberry}

Ok, people! It’s National Daiquiri Day!  Who knew?  For the longest time, the only way I could tell the difference between a daiquiri and a margarita was one had a salted rim and the other whipped cream on top.  This … Continue reading

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my perfect manhattan

Well, my perfect Manhattan would be…being in Manhattan.  But short of that, here it is – my version of the classic cocktail. I say my version because typically it’s made with whiskey but I love, love, love it with bourbon, … Continue reading

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raspberry tart margarita

May 3…national raspberry tart day.  I don’t have anything against pies, mind you, but this just screams raspberry margaritas to me!  It is, after all, only a couple of days before Cinco de Mayo.   Raspberry Tart Margarita makes 1 … Continue reading

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ginger lemonade {cocktail}

One of my favorite sunny day cocktails is the Lynchburg Lemonade.  A little Jack Daniels, a lot of lemonade and ice.   But too many and your sunny afternoon cocktail can lead to an afternoon nap.  So I’ve come up … Continue reading

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fat tuesday {la partie duex}

Wow! No wonder people are so happy on Fat Tuesday.  They eat a lot of good food and drink a lot of wickedly tasty cocktails.   We started our dinner with this really lovely  Chile-Lime Crab Salad with Tomato and Avocado. … Continue reading

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hello 2011

New Year’s Eve for us is often spent at home.  We’ve hosted a few NYE parties over the years but usually it is just me and Farb.  There is no reflecting, no resolution making but rather just a quiet night … Continue reading

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