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Category: summertime drinks

The Miami Vice – A  Rhubarb Cocktail

The Miami Vice – A Rhubarb Cocktail

The Miami Vice is our new cocktail that we are drinking these days and it is the perfect drink for the summer. It is spicy from the cayenne pepper (not painfully spicy) and tart and sweet from the limes and the rhubarb that are in 

St Germain, Gin and Tonic with Grapefruit

St Germain, Gin and Tonic with Grapefruit

Looking for a quick cocktail to make that tastes AMAZING. This St Germain gin and tonic with grapefruit is just that! If you are not familiar with St Germain, it is a liquor made from elderflowers and it is a little sweet with great flavor. 

Aperol and Soda- A Quick Aperol Drink

Aperol and Soda- A Quick Aperol Drink

Aperol and soda is a wonderfully light and delicious Aperol cocktail that most people can make with items already in their home. It tastes great as your primary drink on hot evenings or as a light drink before dinner, as an aperitif. If you are 

Healthy Homemade Mango Lassi

Healthy Homemade Mango Lassi

Mango Lassi is an Indian drink that is made in India during their extremely hot summers. This healthy homemade mango lassi is an adapted version of the more traditional Indian drink, Lassi which is a plain sweetened yogurt drink.  Most people are familiar with the 

Mexican Horchata

Mexican Horchata

Mexican Horchata is a drink with origins that are believed to date all the way back to the 8th century.  Some horchatas are made from the starches of rice and some from the starches of nuts. If you are here to learn how to make 

Quick Cranberry and Grapefruit Shrub Drink

Quick Cranberry and Grapefruit Shrub Drink

Shrub drinks are very healthy and tasty and the perfect way to give yourself an energy boost during the day. This shrub drink uses fresh squeezed grapefruit juice and store bought cranberry juice. If you end up with extra grapefruit after making this, you can