Limoncello-Lemon Verbena Cocktail

The Lemony Cricket Cocktail A great cocktail is a wonderful thing....more
This sounds wonderful. I'll have to give it a try, although there are few lemon trees in the ...more

“Pucker-Up Butter & Limoncello Cake with Lemon Curd Glaze” Recipe

A Big Kid’s Happy Birthday Cake: I created this cake—a sweet and lemony-tart, buttery-deliciousness, saliva-inducing make-me-drool cake—for my hubby, my best friend and ever faithful Lancelot Knight, for his 56th birthday. Because, after all, what gift can you now give your mate of over twenty-nine years that he doesn’t already have? Besides me, a menopausal activated volcano! And, well, he is still missing his Jaguar; and I am so hoping he is not holding his breath for it…!STEPS 1 (cake):...more
@elaineR.N. I hope you and your family will enjoy it as much as we did. It really was very, very ...more

How to Make Limoncello

I was inspired after reading a post on making limoncello by a fellow food blogger Heather, of Voodoo & Sauce. I had toyed with the idea when I would look at the copious amounts of Meyer lemons in my fridge twice a year. My little trees are very fertile! Most recipes call for just the zest of the lemon, but to be honest I was just too lazy to zest all those lemons. Heather’s recipe just cut the lemons in quarters and plopped them into the booze. Yep, a recipe I could really appreciate....more
Hi Cheryl, this recipe looks fabulous! I LOVE limoncello, so I am going to give your recipe a ...more