Happy Friday! I love this time of year when blood oranges are in season. As soon as I see them in the market, I am sure to purchase a bunch and enjoy them in everything from fresh juice and cocktails to salads and in marinades. Perfect for snacking, these gorgeous pieces of citrus are one of my favorite fruits. As with all of my favorite things, I search for new ideas on Pinterest and the other day I came across a recipe for Blood Orange Margaritas from the blog, How Sweet It Is, and decided to recreate the recipe and make it my own.… Read the rest
Happy #TuesdayBoozeday! One of my friends is planning a Margarita-themed party in a few weeks and asked me to help her come up with some creative variations on this classic drink. I recently found a recipe on Pinterest for Coconut Creamsicle Margaritas from the blog, How Sweet It Is, and decided to test out the recipe today. I not only discovered a great Margarita recipe, I also found a new food blog to follow.
Made with Grand Marnier, orange juice, silver tequila, lime juice, coconut water, canned light coconut milk, simple syrup and unsweetened toasted coconut for the glass rim, this is a refreshing cocktail that will remind you of a Creamsicle.… Read the rest
I am a girl that likes a lot of heat and when I saw a pin on Pinterest for a Pineapple Jalapeño Margarita, I knew it was something I would enjoy. Made with silver tequila, thinly sliced jalapenos, freshly squeezed lime juice, Cointreau and pineapple juice, this spicy spin on the Mexican classic is just one of many fabulous cocktails I have found on the blog One Martini. Perfect to serve on a Taco Tuesday or paired with Mexican inspired dishes, this drink is a beautiful blend of sweet and heat.… Read the rest