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Festive Cocktails for the Winter Holidays

December 8, 2017

It's citrus season--a terrific time for making seasonal cocktails. One spirit that plays quite well with citrus is vodka, as these winter cocktails prove.

Prickly Pear Cactus Juice Recipe

July 14, 2017

Prickly Pear Cactus Juice Recipe from the book: Drink the Harvest, by DeNeice Guest and Nan Chase. It will tickle your taste buds.

Seasonal Sipping Cocktail Recipes

July 7, 2016

Fresh squeezed juices on their own are tasty, but in the hands of Tipsy Texan, David Alan, they are sublime, and often fortified with alcohol.

The Truth About Food and Wine Pairing!

May 26, 2016

I hit the jackpot when I met Miss Jane Nickles, the lead wine educator at Le Cordon Bleu in Austin. I asked her for a few tips on wine and food pairing to share on the website, and she provided me with a Master's Class. Well, maybe that's an exaggeration, but not by much!

Recipe: Kate’s Ginger Beer

October 24, 2014

I think of ginger as a holiday spice. And this ginger beer recipe from Kate Payne, author and canning instructor, will put smiles on the faces of friends and family who gather at your home for the holidays.

HDP: Herbes de Provence

August 9, 2013

What do you get when you combine French thyme, savory, fennel, rosemary, marjoram, basil, lavender and tarragon? You get that classic herb blend known as HDP, or Herbes de Provence, which we use to make a simple syrup.

Milk Carton White Russian

June 22, 2012

This recipe comes from the creative (and I'm guessing occasionally tipsy) minds of The Casserole Queens.