Cooking, Baking & Cocktail Shaking

Black Cherry Mojito

Black Cherry Mojito

I like my cherries drenched in booze and muddled with lime and mint. This Black Cherry Mojito is my new summer love. We’re together every weekend.

Steak BLT Salad with Grilled Onions

Steak BLT Salad with Grilled Onions

I’m keepin’ it simple, yet classy with this Steak BLT Salad. A fluffy bed of mixed greens is loaded with sweet, juicy wedges of ripe tomatoes, creamy avocado, grilled red onions, crispy bacon, and juicy slices of grilled flank steak.

Honey Rosemary Lillet Spritzer

Honey Rosemary Lillet Spritzer

Honey, rosemary, aromatic gin, and sweet Lillet wine get chummy in this sophisticated summer cocktail.

Boozy Frozen S’mores Hot Chocolate

Boozy S'mores Frozen Hot Chocolate

When you add s’mores ingredients to a blender with a dash of booze, the result is this Boozy Frozen S’mores Hot Chocolate.

Vanilla Bean Orange Curd

Vanilla Bean Orange Curd

This velvety smooth Vanilla Bean Orange Curd is extremely versatile. Spread it on toast, layer it between cookies, or spoon it over your morning yogurt or oatmeal.

Summer Squash & Ricotta Galette with Sage Brown Butter

Summer Squash & Ricotta Galette with Sage Brown Butter

This Summer Squash & Ricotta Galette with Sage Brown Butter is my ode to summer.

Shrimp Burritos with Mango Salsa

Shrimp Burritos with Mango Salsa

When you stuff a flour tortilla with buttery sautéed shrimp, fresh mango salsa, and all the burrito fixings, you know it’s going to be a good day.

Spiked Salted Caramel Iced Coffee

Spiked Salted Caramel Iced Coffee

When life gives you booze, you spike your morning iced coffee.

Grilled Potato Salad with Honey Chipotle Vinaigrette

Grilled Potato Salad with Honey Chipotle Vinaigrette

Potato salad is delicious, but it’s even tastier when the potatoes are cooked over the open flames of a grill and crisp, seasonal veggies are added to the mix. The smoky char that develops on the outside of the potatoes and corn is where it’s at!