Category Archives: Mixology

Summer Cocktails: Arugula Mojito

Arugula Mojito….sounds really strange, right ??  Well if it is, then it is also delicious. I tasted some arugula flowers from some plants that had gone to seed & they were really delicious.   The next day I saw a … Continue reading

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Tequila (Vodka) por mi Amante

I came upon this title, Tequila por my Amante, meaning ‘for my Beloved’ in Cocktail Chronicles which says it is from The Gentleman’s Companion, 1939.    Thank you Paul Clark for bringing this obvious male tradition to our modern day … Continue reading

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Awww, Caffeine – Cold Brew Coffee

I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.  -T.S. Eliot I haven’t always been a coffee addict.   In fact I never could drink the stuff until my mid-40s when I was living in Europe.   My friends there … Continue reading

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Aqua Fresca – fresh, cool fruit beverages

It has been sooo hot and lots of my friends still don’t have any electricity from last Friday’s storm, which means no AC.   Since it is so easy to become a couch potato in this heat, we decided to … Continue reading

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