Spring Pairing

A Light Salad with Lemon Orange Water Infusion

There is a part of me that thinks the weather gods are playing a horrible prank on me. Just when I think spring is about to show up, I end up with 6 inches worth of snow on top of my car. Well if I can’t have spring weather, I can at least eat like… Continue reading A Light Salad with Lemon Orange Water Infusion

Brunch Pairing

Breakfast Cookies and Fresh OJ

While scrolling through my Facebook feed, I noticed a video on breakfast cookies. I had to try a variation on them, so here’s my attempt at breakfast cookies. The Drink:  Fresh squeezed orange juice is a lot easier to make with a juicer. I don’t own one, so I manually squeezed my oranges using a… Continue reading Breakfast Cookies and Fresh OJ

comfort food · Winter Pairing

Margarita Calzone & Cheerwine

My friend Krystle was over this weekend for a movie marathon. What better way to enjoy a movie night than by making calzones and having some Cheerwine. The Drink:  Cheerwine is a cherry flavored non-alcoholic soda. It’s bright red and has a mild flavor. Krystle thought it tasted a little like Dr. Pepper, but without… Continue reading Margarita Calzone & Cheerwine

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