Summer Recipes

Rhubarb & Rose Water Gin Spritz

Rhubarb & Rose Water Gin Spritz

Once the weather starts to warm up, all I want are delicious and refreshing cocktails that you can whip up in a few minutes. Like this rhubarb and rose water gin spritz. It’s tart, fizzy, and just a tiny bit floral. The best part is […]

Strawberry Aperol Gin Fizz

Strawberry Aperol Gin Fizz

This light and refreshing variation on a gin fizz tastes like summer in a glass. A simple syrup made out of strawberries adds some sweetness which is balanced by the bitterness of the Aperol. This cocktail is perfect for sipping on a hot summer afternoon […]

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, […]

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, […]

Strawberry Cucumber Mocktail

Strawberry Cucumber Mocktail

It’s sooo hot out! But fear not: this strawberry cucumber mocktail will help you to cool down. It starts with an everything-but-the-kitchen sink shrub before being topped off with some cucumber soda. It’s easy, refreshing, and perfect for a summer barbecue or picnic. You can […]

Party Cheese Board

Party Cheese Board

Happy 4th of July, everyone! And what better way to celebrate than with some cheese, am I right? This particular cheese board is easy to make and customize and it will make you the hit of every party. Mix it up with Some Local Cheese […]

Tomatillo and Hatch Chile “Bloody Mary”

Tomatillo and Hatch Chile “Bloody Mary”

This week, I want to talk a little bit about the perks of cooking and making cocktails with seasonal ingredients. The first thing I should clarify is something that should be obvious: what’s in season for me might not necessarily be in season for you. […]

Easy Rhubarb and Berry Crumbles (Vegan, Gluten Free, Naturally Sweetened)

Easy Rhubarb and Berry Crumbles (Vegan, Gluten Free, Naturally Sweetened)

I gravitate towards people who are more outgoing, talkative, and easygoing than me. One of my dearest friends can befriend anyone she meets after a 5 minute conversation. As a shy and awkward person, I’ve always considered this a sort of superpower. After giving it […]

Cherry Aperol Spritz

Cherry Aperol Spritz

It’s time for a spritz! I couldn’t let the summer end without making one of my favorite cocktails, so here you have it: a cherry Aperol spritz. This cocktail is great for a summer barbecue or to enjoy before having a no-fuss dinner in the […]