Drinks, Recipes

Almost Wonka Fizz

We have an amazing bar near my place that makes the most delicious concoctions. Unfortunately, they know how tasty their drinks are, so they aren’t always within my budget. Thus, I have learned how to make a few versions of their drinks at home. The Wonka Fizz is one of my favorite cocktails they make. […]

Drinks, Recipes

Arizona Compound Cocktail

While my sister and her boyfriend were visiting back around Halloween, we came up with an amazing twist on the classic mimosa. Because of a running joke about us all buying property out in the desert and building a compound together, we have named this drink the Arizona Compound. Enjoy!   Ingredients: Prosecco Whipped Cream […]

Dessert, Drinks, Recipes

Bourbon Candied Cherries

A Cooking Light (July 2012) recipe I want to try. 1.5 lbs.  fresh bing cherries with stems 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup fresh lime juice 1/4 cup water 1 cup bourbon or rye whiskey 1. Place the cherries in a medium glass bowl or large jar.  Combine sugar, juice, and 1/4 cup water in a […]

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So here it is. My last exam period of my undergraduate college career. I finished classes last Wednesday and now I am trying to maintain my ability to do work. My final class of college was Arabic, which just happens to be one of my favorite classes. I’m glad that I got to finish with […]

Drinks, Recipes

Whiskey Sour a la Becca

So, this is my play on a whiskey sour.  Be forewarned that it is a little more intense than the standard bar recipe, which is what I think makes it so tasty. The egg white makes the drink almost creamy and ethereal.  Take whatever precautions you choose to (or not to) prevent contamination. I like […]