It’s been a while since I’ve done a breakfast pairing. Here’s a great morning treat to start off the day (or at least I think so). The Drink: What you’ll need: 1/2 frozen banana 1/2 cup of strawberries (frozen or fresh) 1 part pineapple juice 1 part coconut milk Peel and chop up the frozen… Continue reading Berry Parfait with a Tropical Smoothy
I have been in a mood for simple meals recently. This week’s pairing is simple to make and can be great for grilling or on a stove top. The Drink: What you’ll need: 2 lemons Table spoon of sugar 1/2 cup of fresh or frozen strawberries Water Shot of vodka (optional) This recipe is for… Continue reading Hot Italian Sausage & Homemade Strawberry Lemonade
I think the universe is trying to make up for the frigid winter we had in the Northeast by sending us an intense heat wave. And since there’s a holiday coming up this week, I thought it would be a great time to test out a new recipe (one that didn’t require me to use… Continue reading Icy Popsicles!
It is hot outside. Perfect time to kick back with a cool drink and relax. This pairing should be just right to beat the heat. The Drink: What you’ll need: Strawberries (fresh or frozen) 1 lemon A few leaves of basil Water Sparkling water Clean and hull your strawberries. Place in a food processor or… Continue reading Baked Pesto Chicken with Strawberry Lemon Basil Fizz
I decided to challenge myself to make a meal only using food I brought at the farmer’s market. Spices and the olive oil could all be at my house before hand, but I wanted to try buying all of the main ingredients at the Farmer’s Market. I even ended up buying the strawberries for the… Continue reading Mini Portobello Mushrooms Dinner with Strawberry Lemon Water Infusion
Summer is almost here and the outdoor party season is in full swing. Do you need a quick dip to bring to your next event? Why not try this quick guacamole recipe and pair it with the sharp flavors of a ginger drink? Let’s dive right into this pairing! The Drink: I’m not entirely sure… Continue reading Guacamole with Extra Ginger Brew
Onigiri are Japanese rice balls. They are traditionally stuffed with pickled ume, salmon, or other salty/sour ingredients and wrapped in nori. They pop up in a lot of anime and manga as a snack for the characters (probably because they are a popular snack in Japan). The fun thing about onigiri is that they are… Continue reading Onigiri & Curiosity Cola