July 12, 2014

Living in Maine, blueberries are a common staple. Locals buy (or pick) them by the pound, storing...

July 11, 2014
slushie

July 11th commemorates free Slurpee day at 7-11 stores across the country.  I have fond...

July 10, 2014

This has turned into a very exciting summer.  My second book, Whiskey Cocktails is now in pre-...

July 6, 2014

Pink lemonade is like the exotic cousin that you are always envious of. It's sweet/ tart and oh...

June 27, 2014
sangria

As far as wine cocktails go, sangria is the fan favorite for wine lovers looking for a light way to...

June 24, 2014
scones

It's always fun to stray from the norm and throw a themed party.  This summer tea party...

June 20, 2014

June is National Iced Tea month and nothing says summer like a tall cool glass of this refreshing...

June 20, 2014

Watermelon is the quintessential treat for summer. We love that it's nearly calorie free,...

June 19, 2014

Frozen margaritas are quite possibly the most wonderful drink to enjoy poolside.  The...

June 11, 2014

Hey!  That's my Sailor Jerry Tattoo on my arm and it goes to illustrate that all Sailor...

June 10, 2014
yogurt

A lassi is a yogurt smoothie from India and Pakistan that's drank as a hot weather refreshment...

June 6, 2014

We're in the middle of Negroni Week.  What is Negroni Week?  Yes, it's a weeklong...

June 5, 2014
margaritas

Frozen cocktails are so refreshing in the summertime.  The key to a delicious blended cocktail...

May 28, 2014

Coffee is doubtlessly one of the most popular beverages on the face of the earth, (although this...

May 23, 2014
cocktail

Memorial Day offers a special opportunity to honor veterans and enjoy the first summer barbecue...

May 22, 2014

This year, Yakima Valley will celebrate its 31st anniversary as an American Viticultural Area (AVA...

May 21, 2014

On a beautiful, clear spring morning in Yakima Valley we headed west to Hackett Ranch in the...

May 16, 2014
drink

The key to making delicious booze-free drinks is using seasonal ingredients.  With summer...

May 15, 2014
orange

While most of us dream of sipping on Pina Coladas, frozen margaritas, and strawberry daiquiris...

May 15, 2014

The Patriot's Plata is a sweet drink that compliments your favorite barbecue dishes.  ...

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