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24 October, 2015

Caramel Appletini

Caramel Appletini
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INGREDIENTS 2  oz. Smirnoff® Kissed Caramel 1.5  oz. apple juice 0.25  oz. lemon juice 0.25  oz. simple syrup HOW TO MIX Glass: Martini Glass Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well. Strain into martini glass. Garnish with thin apple slices and a caramel rim.

24 July, 2015

Watermelon-Tequila Cocktail

Watermelon-Tequila Cocktail
Posted in : 4th of July, Beverages, Entertaining, Fruit, Holidays on by : Tamra
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INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup water 1/4 cup granulated sugar 8 cups diced seedless watermelon (1 pound) 1/4 cup fresh lime juice 1 3/4 cups blueberries 3/4 cup lightly packed fresh mint leaves, plus 8 sprigs for garnish 1 1/4 cups silver tequila Ice Directions In a small saucepan, bring the water to a simmer with the
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3 February, 2015

Valentine Strawberry Jello Shots

Valentine Strawberry Jello Shots
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Ingredients: 1 large box strawberry Jello 1 cup boiling water 1 cup chilled vodka (I keep mine in the freezer.) You can also try whip cream vodka instead. Directions; Hollow out Strawberries Slice the tip so they stand on their own without extra support Boil water in microwave, about 2-3 minutes. Mix Jello until it dissolves. Let
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27 January, 2015

Valentine’s Strawberry Champagne Cocktail

Valentine’s Strawberry Champagne Cocktail
Posted in : Beverages, Entertaining, Fruit, Holidays, Valentines on by : Tamra
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Ingredients; 1/2 cup strawberry 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon lemon juice, freshly squeezed 1 teaspoon sugar 8 ounces champagne Directions; Rinse and haul strawberries except one, leave with haul on used for decoration. Put the rest of the strawberries in a blender. Add vanilla, lemon juice, and sugar and puree. Pour into a tall
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19 December, 2014

Sugar Cookie Jello Shots

Sugar Cookie Jello Shots
Posted in : Beverages, Christmas, Entertaining, Holidays on by : Tamra
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INGREDIENTS: 2 cups water 4 Envelopes unflavored Gelatin 8 oz Bailey’s Irish Cream, chilled 4 oz Butterscotch Liqueur, chilled 2 oz Cointreau Liqueur, chilled 1/4 cup Cold Water Whipped Cream Sugar Decorations or Colored Sugar DIRECTIONS: Boil the 2 cups of water in a saucepan. Remove from heat and stir in the gelatin until completely
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5 December, 2014

Pumpkin Spice Martini

Pumpkin Spice Martini
Posted in : Beverages, Entertaining, Holidays, Home tested on by : Tamra
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Ingredients 1 (1.5 fluid ounce) vanilla flavored vodka (such as Stoli®) 1 (1.5 fluid ounce) Irish cream liqueur (such as Bailey’s®) 1 (1.5 fluid ounce) pumpkin flavored liqueur (such as Hiram Walker®) 1 cup ice cubes 1 pinch ground cinnamon 1 pinch ground nutmeg Directions Pour the vanilla flavored vodka, Irish cream liqueur, and pumpkin flavored liqueur into a
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14 November, 2014

Quick Homemade Eggnog

Quick Homemade Eggnog
Comments : 2 Posted in : Beverages, Entertaining, Holidays on by : Tamra
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1 large serving or two small servings.   Recipe can easily be doubled.   Ingredients;  1 cup milk  1 large egg  1 tbsp. sugar  1/4 tsp. vanilla  grated nutmeg, to taste Directions; In a large measuring cup, combine all ingredients Using a hand blender, blend together the eggnog. Lift the hand blender  to just below
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23 October, 2014

Orange Julius Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Orange Julius Strawberry Banana Smoothie
Posted in : Beverages, Copycat Recipies on by : Tamra
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Ingredients 3 oz frozen orange juice concentrate 1 banana 6 oz frozen strawberries or peaches (thawed) 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup water 5-6 ice cubes 1/4 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla Directions 1. Combine all ingredients except ice cubes in blender. 2. Blend for about 1-2 minutes, adding ice cubes one at a time.

20 October, 2014

Halloween Jello Shots

Halloween Jello Shots
Comments : 2 Posted in : Beverages, Entertaining, Halloween, Holidays on by : Tamra
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Ingredients 2 large boxes lemon Jello 2 large boxes orange Jello 1 can whipped cream Vodka Candy corn (for decoration) Instructions Prepare lemon Jello with 2 cups boiling water, 1 cup cold water and 1 cup vodka . Divide Jello into shot glasses and let chill in fridge for 4 hours. Prepare orange Jello with
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