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!
Merry Christmas! I hope everyone is having a great day, even if you don’t celebrate Christmas. This year, I was responsible for making Christmas dinner. So, without further ado, here’s my Christmas Dinner Special Pairing! The Drink: I wanted a festive water infusion for this holiday season. I’d imagine that this would also work well… Continue reading Christmas Dinner Special – Steak and Orange Pomegranate Water
While my aunt was down visiting me, she gave me a bag of purple sweet potatoes. I had never heard of such a thing and was curious as to how they tasted. Would they be as sweet as their orange counterparts? I did a little research and decided to throw in some honey nut squash… Continue reading Roasted Sweet Veggies with Minty Lime Bubbly Water
The holidays are upon us. I’ve decided to make an effort to learn how to bake cookies this year. So I started my holiday baking by looking up different peanut butter cookie recipes. But having just peanut butter cookies didn’t seem to enough. I invited my friend Krystle and together we put our heads together… Continue reading Peanut Butter Cinnamon Cookies with a Turmeric Thai Tea
After the craziness of Thanksgiving, I’m always looking for new ways to eat my leftovers. This week, I figured something simple would be good. Turkey sandwiches are a great after Thanksgiving lunch. I’m pairing mine with a sparkling pomegranate and apple juice, but a dry white wine would also be good. The Food: What you’ll… Continue reading After Thanksgiving Turkey Sandwich
Happy Halloween! If you haven’t decided yet on how you’re going to celebrate, why not go with a pumpkin dessert pairing? Okay, I might have gone a little overboard the pumpkin this year, but I swear it’s well worth it. The Drink: Inspired by the Harry Potter books, I decided to try making a version… Continue reading Pumpkin Juice with Pumpkin Cookies
So I was looking around for inspiration recently and came across a site dedicated to Disney inspired adult beverages. You can find the site here. Naturally I needed to try at least one of these drinks and with Easter coming up I thought a mad tea party inspired pairing was perfect. Especially since most people… Continue reading After Easter Treat – Egg Salad with a Mad Tea