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Frangelico Mudslide

August 15, 2013
Frangelico Frozen Mudslide

What we have here for you today is what everyone needs to end the perfect dinner. A dessert and cocktail all rolled into one. A boozy frozen concoction that is deliciously rich, cool, and satisfying. One sip of this mudslide and you will discover just as I did, that no matter how hard you try […]

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Salted Caramel Pretzel Martini

April 26, 2013
Salted Caramel Pretzel Martini

How is it possible that in all my years of living in California I have never, not once, made it up to northern wine country? This girl, who was born in California, has spent close to 80% of her life living in California, and has such a huge appreciation for the particular type of fermentation […]

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Lillet Peach Cobbler

April 5, 2013
Lillet Peach Cobbler

When you think of peach cobbler, a cocktail is probably the last thing that comes to mind. Did you know there is actually a family of cocktails that are called cobblers? The cobbler dates way back to the early 1800s and it was usually prepared with some form of wine, sugar and fresh fruit. The […]

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Baklava Martini

November 9, 2012
Baklava Martini

Baklava, one of my favorite indulgent desserts of all time; micro-thin sheets of phyllo dough that are doused in melted butter then stacked together to create thick layers which are then gingerly separated by mixture of walnuts and/or pistachios and sugar then baked and completely bathed in a honey syrup.

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