Cocktail Time! · Mocktail · Romantic Pairing · Spring Pairing · Winter Pairing

Crisp Baked Chicken with a Berry Blast

Valentine’s Day was last week, which means I have a ton of strawberries left over. So, I got the idea to make a berry themed drink with a lovely crispy chicken. It’s the romantic dinner I missed out on on Valentine’s Day. The Drink:  What you’ll need:  Frozen strawberries Frozen raspberries Blueberry juice Pomegranate juice… Continue reading Crisp Baked Chicken with a Berry Blast

Dessert Pairing · Holiday Pairing · Romantic Pairing

Special Valentine Dessert Pairing!

Yeah I still don’t actually celebrate Valentine’s Day. But I do like strawberries! So for this Valentine’s Day Special I made a strawberrytastic pairing! Please enjoy! The Drink:  So remember last week when I said that I would get to Trader Joe’s other awesome soda. I guess I’m doing it this week. Rhubarb Strawberry Soda… Continue reading Special Valentine Dessert Pairing!

Game Day Snacks · Winter Pairing

Cinnamon Sugar Popcorn & Lemon Elderflower Soda

Happy day after Super Bowl Sunday! I hope you guys had a fun night and didn’t have a hangover this morning. This week, I wanted to do something that would fulfill my need for snacking. Popcorn is a great snack and it’s super versatile when it comes to flavors. The Drink: Trader Joe’s has two… Continue reading Cinnamon Sugar Popcorn & Lemon Elderflower Soda

Pantry Soup · Winter Pairing

Egg Drop Soup and Cool Oolong Tea

It’s still winter and I need soup to keep me warm. Egg Drop soup is quick and easy to make. I’m pairing it with one of my favorite drinks, cold oolong tea. I totally recommend this tea (hot or cold) for any time of the year. The Drink:  I grew up drinking oolong tea and… Continue reading Egg Drop Soup and Cool Oolong Tea

comfort food · Mocktail · Winter Pairing

Leek and Feta Puff Tart with a Blueberry Sparkler

Let’s kick this week off with a savory easy to make and eat pairing. I love puff tarts because you can eat them right out of the oven or freeze them for a quick grab and go microwave meal. So here’s my french inspired leek and feta puff tart pairing with a blueberry sparkler. The… Continue reading Leek and Feta Puff Tart with a Blueberry Sparkler

comfort food · Winter Pairing

Lamb Meatball Salad with Birch Beer

Lamb has arrived at my local Farmer’s Market! I managed to grab a few things before they ran out, so I’m all stocked up until next year. Lamb is a rare treat for me, so I wanted to pair it with something that was equally special to me. Birch beer is very similar to root… Continue reading Lamb Meatball Salad with Birch Beer

Dessert Pairing · Winter Pairing

Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn with Hot Chocolate

It doesn’t feel like we’ll ever have warm weather again in the Northeastern US. So here’s a warm, sweet snack to keep me filled on a cold winter’s day! The Drink: I recommend using your favorite non flavored hot chocolate for this pairing. I went with Swiss Mist. It’s warm with a clean chocolate taste.… Continue reading Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn with Hot Chocolate