comfort food · Pantry Soup · Winter Pairing

Mom’s Split Pea Soup…and an attempt at Butterbeer

I often miss my mom’s cooking, especially in the colder months. Split pea soup was one of my favorites growing up and this week I want to share with you her recipe. I decided to pair it with a butterbeer recipe of my own creation. Does it turn out as well as mom’s soup? Let’s… Continue reading Mom’s Split Pea Soup…and an attempt at Butterbeer

Dessert Pairing · Holiday Pairing · Winter Pairing

Peanut Butter Cinnamon Cookies with a Turmeric Thai Tea

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

Holiday Pairing · Winter Pairing

Shepard’s Pie & Bailey’s Irish Cream Coffee

Happy almost St. Patrick’s Day. It feels like the middle of January here in the Northeastern US rather than mid March. Hopefully it warms up by the end of the week, but if it doesn’t I have a pairing that might warm you guys right up. The Drink:  This week I opted to make a… Continue reading Shepard’s Pie & Bailey’s Irish Cream Coffee

Uncategorized · Winter Pairing

A Chocolate Pairing For Valentine’s Day

Another year goes by and suddenly it’s Valentine’s Day again. Since I don’t really celebrate the holiday, I was thinking about ignoring the day of love once again. Then I started seeing advertisements for chocolate themed couples massages at a certain Pennsylvania resort and I just had to make something chocolate this week. Chocolate bark… Continue reading A Chocolate Pairing For Valentine’s Day