All posts tagged Cocktails
Grapefruit season’s winding down, and pepper season’s kicking up! And so our thoughts turn to where these two ingredients intersect best: inside the spicy paloma cocktail.… ►
My co-Hort Ryan and I are feeling rosy right now as we get ready for our (get ready for this:) twelfth Valentine’s Day together this weekend.… ►
We’re big believers in rock gardens. Why? For one, that’s where we try to contain our mint — which grows and grows and grows…and grows.… ►
Welcome to Part Two of our Summer Cocktail Week, the series in which we ply you, gentle garden reader, with drinks for the warm weather.… ►
Is there anything more summer-ific (if that’s a word) than biting into an outrageously juicy peach?
Or finding a plum the color of a backlit amethyst?… ►
You know that feeling you get when you come in from the cold and there’s a hot toddy waiting for you, all roaring with lemony steam?… ►
Is there anyone out there who doesn’t remember their first drop of gin and tonic?
Love it or not, it’s a singular experience for sure: the kick of quinine in the tonic, the gin’s vegetal blast, the lime’s juicy finish.… ►
Summer of 2012: basil gimlets. Summer of 2009: beer-garitas. Summer of 2004: anything with muddled mint and sugar. (Summers prior to 2004…?… ►
Saturday found us at the rosemary-lined house of our friend Danielle Gano, where we spent the afternoon painting chevrons on terracotta pots, drinking prosecco, and eating every kind of cheese imaginable.… ►