This was my favorite drink at the Sandra Lee Summer Carnival event. I am glad I had to get on the plane so I couldn’t have more than one! Print Meringue Marg Recipe #bySandraLee Serves: 1 glass Ingredients 1.5 ounces margarita mix 4 ounces crushed ice 1 teaspoon meringue cookie crumbs 1 fresh lime wedge Instructions […]
We were supposed to get a chance to garnish these drinks when we were sitting with Sandra Lee, but we ran out of time. We got to drink them instead. I really liked the flavor of this daiquiri. Print Strawberry Licious Daiquri #bySandraLee Serves: 4 servings Ingredients 1 orange ¼ cup sugar ¼ cup water 1 […]
This was one of my favorite drinks at the Sandra Lee Summer Carnival event in NYC. It was fruity and fun! Print California Lemonade Drink #bySandraLee Serving size: 1 glass Ingredients 2 ounces orange juice 3⁄4 ounce vodka, Smirnoff® No.21™ 1⁄4 ounce gin, Tanqueray® 1⁄4 ounce cognac 1⁄4 ounce grenadine 1 splash lime juice 1 splash […]
I was recently sent Concannon’s Crimson & Clover Wine to review. I remember when I first tried red wines and couldn’t stand them. They are really starting to become my favorites. My husband, on the other hand, still only likes sweet wines. Our favorite is ice wine. This year I plan to find a wine tasting […]
This week I got the chance to review Flip Flop Wines: flipflop wines: to each, their own With flipflop wines, we have embraced the movement toward individualistic expression, instead of manufacturing wines into some cookie-cutter style that’s all the rage. Our goal is to craft expressive, well-balanced wines that evoke just what the grapes inside […]
Ok, it’s back! I’m going to start featuring drinks on Thursday’s again. Some may be alcoholic and some may not. This week’s is not. This is a great kid-friendly drink that is good for parties or Valentine’s Day. Cupid’s Punch Ingredients: 12-ounce can pink lemonade concentrate (or powdered mix if you can’t find the frozen, […]
This is a very easy drink to drink. You can’t taste the alcohol. My kind of drink! 🙂 Creamsicle Ingredients 1 1/2 oz Vanilla Liqueur 3 oz Orange Juice 1 1/2 oz Milk Pour all ingredients into shaker with ice and shake. Pour into glass and enjoy.
Ice Cream Genius We are running low on alcohol (time to feature another kid friendly drink!!) My husband suggested I make something with ice cream. In my freezer I had Edy’s Fat Free Vanilla Yogurt Blend, Neapolitan or Pralines ice cream. I figured I’d scoop the vanilla out of the neapolitan for the guys and use the […]
My kids love chocolate milk but I’m out of all things chocolate. No Ovaltine or Hershey’s syrup. I came across this recipe and thought I’d give them one glass of flavored milk today. Just one, this stuff is SWEET! 1 cup of milk 2 Tbl of Jell-O geletin, any flavor (I used Berry Blue because […]
I wanted to do a non-alcoholic drink this week. A friend of mine, Jackie, told me about a chocolate milk recipe by Ree Drummond of The Pioneer Woman. I decided to give it a try tonight. The recipe calls for 4 ounces of chocolate and I only had 3. Prep Time: 10 Minutes Cook Time: […]
I tripled this recipe since there were three of us testing it and it made WAY too much! I ended up with 13 shots worth! Whoops! Recipe Ingredients 3/4 oz. Pineapple Juice 3/4 oz. Bailey’s Irish Cream 3/4 oz. Malibu Coconut Rum 3/4 oz. Butterscotch Schnapps Instruction Mix ingredients Chill over ice Strain into shot […]
I was having a hard time finding a drink to make for this post so I started googling (actually searching through swagbucks) all of the liquor types I had. This one seemed interesting so I gave it a try. Ingredients: 1/2 oz. Almond Liqueur 1/2 Cup Milk 1/2 tsp. Vanilla Extract Cinnamon Directions: Combine milk, […]
Being New Years Eve I figured I’d do an alcoholic drink tonight! 1 oz of DeKuyper Buttershots (Butterscotch Schnapps) 1/2 oz of Bailey’s Irish Cream pour in shot glass and enjoy! In this picture you can see the Bailey’s floating on top.
I made this punch for our family Christmas party. It was a HUGE hit. There was nothing left by the end of the night. I woke up craving more the next morning. Festive Fruit Punch 1 (6oz) can frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed 1 (6 oz) can frozen pineapple juice concentrate, thawed 1 (6 oz) can […]