Oh, the weather outside is frightful. But our warm drinks are so delightful. Snowflakes have started to fall here in the upper Midwest, and the wind has taken on a hard chill. Many of us start the morning by cursing, um – I mean, scraping the frost from the car windows. And we’re all bundling… CONTINUE READING »
Posts Tagged: Beverage
Fall is here and the heat is on in our house! It seems like no matter what I do, I’m always cold. We usually have a nice supply of hot chocolate and apple cider in the house for those moments when I want to grab a blanket, snuggle up and keep warm … but last… CONTINUE READING »
In Minnesota, we’re fortunate to have lots of noticeable changes with each season, and for every season … a beverage! In spring we enjoy the dawning of fruity cocktails. Summer brings an abundance of lemonade. Fall ushers in crisp morning air and cozy pumpkin lattes! And winter … well, we Minnesotans don’t really talk about winter. We… CONTINUE READING »
OK gang – it’s time to kick off our shoes, dip our toes in the kiddie pool and get ready for a SHARK ATTACK! No, really. You’ll love it, because THIS Shark Attack comes in the form of a beautiful, blue slushy! It turns out our fresh and fun Blueberry Pineapple Margarita Mix makes an… CONTINUE READING »
Sweet. Frosty. Sophisticated. Featuring our Mocha Chip Frappe™, this creamy mudslide is blended with mini chocolate chips and swirls of coffee and Irish cream liqueur. So give it a whirl and give yourself a sweet escape.
Love is in the air, Cupid is on his way and most people I know won’t think about the big day in February until it’s here. This year, don’t let the day sneak up on you unprepared. Make Valentine’s Day extra special with a Berry Kiss for your sweetie! This delicious drink is easy to… CONTINUE READING »
Ah ‘tis the season…to be busy! It seems the world spins a little faster in December. I sometimes wonder if my world will start spinning so fast that I actually fly off of it and into deep, dark space…but then I stop…and remember to be grateful that I am busy and in demand and not home and lonely. So let’s celebrate the busy-ness! Let’s celebrate Life! Health! Happiness! And NOG!!
This is a drink that’s perfect in a chilled highball glass garnished with orange peel for entertaining – or perfect in a juice glass after the kids are FINALLY asleep.
Baby it’s hot outside and this icy chocolate drink is a cool way to get some relief from the heat. The best part about this recipe is you can forego the liqueur and serve the frappe to anyone. This is a special treat for my kids, it’s quick and easy to make and I don’t have to jump in a hot vehicle to make the trek to the ice cream parlor.
With an Independence Day celebration on the horizon, I decided to get cute and crafty. This is not something I do often…so I have to bolster myself for the challenge, preferably with a nice libation. So this project worked out well for me, as it became the container for a very refreshing Watermelon Cooler!