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Boiled Potatoes with Pesto (V, GF)

Boiled Potatoes with Pesto (V, GF)

Is it just me or are the holidays just around the corner? I always try to make hosting holiday celebrations easier on myself by coming up with a couple of easy side dishes that I can whip up in no time to concentrate on the […]

Smoky Apple Margarita

Smoky Apple Margarita

Fall is here, peeps! That means falling leaves, carving pumpkins and, of course, cozy cocktails. It doesn’t get much cozier than this smoky apple margarita. The smokiness comes from a bit of mezcal, a Mexican spirit similar to tequila and the whole thing is finished […]

Cream Cheese and Prosciutto Stuffed Mushrooms (GF)

Cream Cheese and Prosciutto Stuffed Mushrooms (GF)

Your guests are guaranteed to fight over these delicious and easy to make cream cheese and prosciutto stuffed mushrooms. They are the perfect appetizer for a fancy cocktail party, Thanksgiving celebration, or potluck. About the Recipe This recipe is particularly special to me because it’s […]

How to Make an Old Fashioned Cocktail (And a Delicious Plum Variation)

How to Make an Old Fashioned Cocktail (And a Delicious Plum Variation)

The Old Fashioned cocktail is one of the easiest classic cocktails you can make. In this post, I give you some tips and tricks for mastering this cocktail and also share one of my favorite variations: a plum Old Fashioned! What is an Old Fashioned? […]

Fig and Halloumi Salad (GF)

Fig and Halloumi Salad (GF)

I love salads with contrasting flavors and textures, so I thought that pairing some earthy, sweet figs with some salty grilled halloumi would be delicious. And it was! This fig and halloumi salad is a breeze to throw together making it the perfect easy lunch […]

Peach Martinez Cocktail

Peach Martinez Cocktail

I can’t tell you how excited I am for fall. I love the colorful leaves, crisp, sunny days, and all the wonderful seasonal produce and drinks. Summer is not quite over yet, though, so l wanted to make a cocktail that would encapsulate the best […]

Macerated Stone Fruit & Blackberries with Rum Whipped Cream

Macerated Stone Fruit & Blackberries with Rum Whipped Cream

Summer is almost over, so I wanted to come up with a recipe to celebrate what is left of the season. Enter this super easy and elegant macerated stone fruit and whipped cream dessert. It can be made with any stone fruit like peaches, nectarines […]

Hatch Chile Guacamole

Hatch Chile Guacamole

It’s my favorite time of the year: pepper season! To make the most out of it, I came up with this roasted Hatch chile guacamole. It’s creamy, spicy, vegan, AND gluten free. It is also the perfect appetizer for game night, a Labor Day barbecue, […]

Sotol Martini

Sotol Martini

Martinis are classic drinks for a good reason: they are crisp, refreshing, and easy to make. This sotol martini is all of that and more. It packs a punch while also cooling you down, which makes it the perfect drink to go from summer to […]

Strawberry Rosé Popsicles with Sake

Strawberry Rosé Popsicles with Sake

It’s time for some boozy popsicles! These strawberry rosé popsicles are refreshing, sweet, and tart. They are also guaranteed to wow the guests at your next summer get together. The Inspiration Recently, I went to one of my favorite restaurants in the Pullman-Moscow area, Lodgepole, […]