The drink Moscow Mule a 1950 throw back is gaining again in popularity. First introduced in the US as a way to sell vodka: this drink is a refreshing cocktail especially for a summer evening. Served in the traditional chilled cooper mug(you need the mugs in my opinion for a true Moscow Mule!) Easy to make by even the most inexperienced mixologist. ...more
Green juices are the staple juice in the house. Recently, the kids haven't been drinking them as much. I think they are bored with the flavor ... frankly, I am too. We were in the habit of putting the same things in the juice: kale, carrots, apple, banana, hemp seeds and usually another fruit we had in the house. There is nothing wrong with this juice at all but I think we just need a little variety!
In Los Angeles where the majority of the creatively inclined population has to stitch together an income from a variety of sources, one can meet the dancer/school teacher, or the freelance writer/barista, but the ex-porn star turned winemaker is a def...more
We were pinspired recently for this week’s summer cocktail by an amazing looking drink recipe called a Blackberry Pineapple Smash, originally created on food blog,What’s Gaby Cooking. We decided to take her blackberry-pineapple idea, and changed her lime juice to a sweeter orange for a refreshing berry pineapple twist concoction!...more
This week’s summer cocktail is a chili-infused vodka cocktail with lots of kick! We love the unique flavour of an infused spirit, and it has become really trendy lately, with many bars & restaurants in the city getting in on the action. We were inspired by Indian restaurant Sher E Punjab on the Danforth, that served us an amazing cucumber-chili infused vodka cocktail a couple of months ago....more
The Community Coordinator on behalf of Williams Sonomainterested in my own twist on the Classic Bloody Mary..." The one stipulation was that I had to juice the tomatoes. No problem there, I am no stranger to juicing....more