I recently remembered that I had purchased a package of agar agar a while back in the hopes of using it for a cocktail. Agar Agar comes from algae and can be used as a vegetarian substitute for gelatin. I had been trying to think of a party cocktail and then it hit me, Jello Shots. Nothing says party like alcohol suspended in jello. Jello shots recreate the joy of eating jello as a kid but with the grownup bonus of liquor.Read More
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It feels like forever since I was last in my kitchen mixing up cocktails. The holidays have a way of taking over and leaving you hung-over from copious amounts of food, booze and togetherness. It’s no wonder that once January comes we retreat into our homes for a social hibernation. Thankfully before we have a chance to declare ourselves hermits and vow never to leave the homestead…the only one that gets me is the cat!…there’s the Super Bowl.
Being married to a man who works in the produce industry, I’m used to coming home to a bag… or two… or even a case of product that’s too close to expiration to sell (but still perfectly good). This week I arrived home from work to find cranberries. What the heck am I supposed to do with cranberries?Read More