Category Archives: Beverage

National Gourmet Coffee Day

Ah coffee – that dark, rich beverage so many of us drink every morning. Some like it hot – some like it cold – some like it plain – and some like it fancy. But how did coffee become such … Continue reading

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The Essence of Summer Tea – Making your own herbal teas

I have several kinds of herbs in my garden. Some are for cooking and some are for teas. I love to put together my own flavors and, as summer comes to a close, what better time to create those delicious … Continue reading

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Sober Sangria

Hot summer days call for cold drinks on the deck. Sangria is a refreshing and delicious way to cool off! Don’t want the alcohol? Then you’ve come to the right place!

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International Harry Potter Day – Raise a Toast with Butterbeer!

I love Harry Potter. I’ve read all the books and seen all the movies. The creativity of the stories and the characters are wonderful! There is so much in these magical stories, but what did they eat at Hogwarts? Some … Continue reading

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Alcohol-Free Michelada

Ever heard of a Michelada? My husband used to make them and we called them Beery-Marys. Similar to a bloody Mary, this tomato based cocktail usually calls for a Mexican lager, but my husband no longer drinks, so we experimented. … Continue reading

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