In Birmingham, Alabama, Black Sheep Kitchen regulars start clamoring for chef Julie Grimes’ tomato pies in early March, even though the best tomatoes from local growers are still months away. In one form or another, the pies have been on the summer menu at Grimes’ grab-and-go dinner shop since she opened it four years ago.
This Hawaiian Mai Tai recipe is the ultimate in classic tiki cocktails made with rum and tropical flavors.
Let me paint you a little picture of summer in the south. The weather is in the mid to upper 90s all week with high humidity. The rumbles of thunder as storms move in during the afternoon sound ominous. The cicadas are singing and the frogs are chirping as the sun starts to set. A slow after dinner stroll creates such a sweat on your body that you need a second shower before you put on your pajamas. By the time bedtime rolls around, all I want to do is sit down with a refreshing drink. I survived the day without melting into a puddle on my kitchen floor. That alone is a reason to celebrate. This raspberry vodka mojito recipe with Pinnacle® Vodka was the perfect ending to an otherwise hot and exhausting day. And if you have any leftover vodka, check out my post on uses for vodka that don’t include drinking it!
These easy Halloween snacks are gorgeously ghoulish – kids will love dunking crispy potato heads into a creepy slime dip. Simply bake the potatoes, mash together avocado, sour cream and garlic, top with chives and serve – Halloween party food doesn’t get easier than this! Continue Reading
Try this recipe once, and you’ll understand why we call the Mexican elote one of the best ways to serve corn, hands down.
Fresh Peach Salad Recipe with Basil: Peaches, basil leaves, and goat cheese mixed together with a touch of honey for sweetness.
Cucumber is for so much more than just a salad!! Have you tried out making cucumber drinks yet? This cucumber mocktail recipe is easy to make for groups or just the family at home! Making homemade sparkling cucumber drinks requires only five simple ingredients for a delicious cucumber drink flavored with mint and lime.
Irish Colcannon Soup is a hearty version of a classic Irish recipe. Made with potatoes, cabbage, onions, cream and butter, this piping hot soup will keep your insides warm and your spirits high this Winter.
Do you like beans? If you nodded yes to yourself then you are at the right place. Butter beans or also known as Lima beans are a 100% tastier than plain white beans. They are bigger in size that’s why we call them “Gigantes” in Greek which means Giants.
The French Martini is a sweet and soft raspberry cocktail with a silky foamy top. A sweet blend of vodka, Chambord, and pineapple juice.