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The top 50 white wines to buy this summer. The top 50 red and rosé wines to buy this summer. Rose Sangria Recipe. A bit on the side: what else to serve on Christmas Day - delicious. Quick 'n' Easy Epic Mulled Cider. Remember remember, the fifth of November.

Quick 'n' Easy Epic Mulled Cider

Tonight is bonfire night! * Easy Cranberry Margarita Cocktail. How to Store and Serve Sake. (Sake Section is sponsored by Vine Connections) To properly store premium Japanese sake, you’ll want to follow the same rules as you store wine.

How to Store and Serve Sake

Cool and dark is preferred. Sake FAQ - Frequently Asked questions - UrbanSake.com. As would seem obvious, most of the calories in sake come from alcohol.

Sake FAQ - Frequently Asked questions - UrbanSake.com

Different sakes have a range of alcohol percentages and residual sugars, so it’s impossible to give a fixed, absolute calorie count for all sakes. Instead, we can work with an approximate average to get us in the right ballpark. So, you can figure sake has about 40 calories per 1 fluid ounce / 30 milliliters.

A Crisp Apple Cider Mimosa Recipe For Your Holiday Table. November is in full swing, which means delicious holiday foods packed with fall flavors perfect for your table.

A Crisp Apple Cider Mimosa Recipe For Your Holiday Table

We all know of apple cider in its basic form, but what about a new cocktail creation? Introducing the apple cider mimosa! The Moderate Drinking Cheat Sheet. Recipes from The Nest. Ingredients: 2 1/2 ounces Pimm’s Mix (see below) 3 ounces sparkling wine 1 1/2 ounces ginger ale, preferably Fever Tree or Q 1/4 ounce lemon juice cucumber, for garnish lemon peel, for garnish sprig of mint, for garnish seasonal berries, for garnish For Pimm's Mix: 6 ounces gin 6 ounces campari 6 ounces sweet vermouth 6 ounces dry vermouth 6 ounces dubonnet 3 ounces Punt e Mes Directions: Combine all the ingredients in a pitcher and stir well.

Recipes from The Nest

Nigella Lawson's Christmas Cocktail Recipes. Nigella Lawson's Poinsettia cocktail recipe. Calories C'mas drinks. Cranberry and orange vodka. Sparkling Ginger Lemonade. I’ve been struggling with whether I should share this drink recipe with you at the start of November.

Sparkling Ginger Lemonade

I mean, what is more befitting than a cup of hot cocoa or apple cider on a chilly, sweater-wearing day, right? But then I’m thinking, this fizzy concoction really hits the spot as you’re indulging in all of those heavy, meat-centric, butter-laden comfort foods this time of the year! Once you make a batch of this ginger-infused simple syrup, you can store it in the fridge and make yourself a glass whenever you want something cool and refreshing.

If you’re not in the mood for something icy cold, you can turn this into a hot lemon ginger tea. Just mix a few spoonfuls of the syrup with hot water and it becomes the perfect remedy if you have a sore throat or are feeling a bit under the weather. Sparkling Ginger Lemonade Ingredients ½ cup sugar ½ cup water 2-in piece fresh ginger, peeled and sliced thinly ½ cup fresh lemon juice. Endless Poptails: Mango Maui Mai Tai. Now that we’ve been blending and freezing poptails for a few weeks we decided it was time to open up the….er bar, and put your requests to work.

Endless Poptails: Mango Maui Mai Tai

First up is the Mai Tai. Poor Trader Vic, here is yet another iteration on his classic creation. We figured everyone has been getting bastardly with his drink, that well, we need one to claim as our own. We started with a Maui Mai Tai, from there we stayed true to keeping our poptails budget friendly by skipping the orgeat and kicking up the sweet and sour combination by going au natural with some fresh fruit. Watermelon Lemonade Cocktail Recipe. Watermelon Punch. Watermelon-Cucumber Cooler. Waquila-watermelon/tequila. One of the best things about summer is buying a big, ripe striped green watermelon on a scorching afternoon.

Waquila-watermelon/tequila

Peach sangria recipe. The best spanish sangria recipe! As is the case with so many Spanish specialties, there is no fixed sangria recipe.

The best spanish sangria recipe!

It consists of 'a little bit of this, a little bit of that', and whatever fruits happen to be in the kitchen. That said, at spain-recipes.com we're offering some blueprints for exciting variations on this drink. Feel free to add other ingredients to taste. Because the success of any mixture will depend on the quality of these ingredients, it is crucial always to use good red wine, fresh fruit and flavorful juice. Perfect Iced Coffee. Iced coffee is my life.

Perfect Iced Coffee

Mojito Recipe : Mulling syrup. Mulled-wine hot chocolate. Canapés & cocktails recipe. BASIL SMASH!!!!! « April 23, 2010 (Day 83) — Gin-Basil Smash I’m pretty sure around the time I originally started this little project, I made some sort of comment towards the effect of the resurgence in cocktailism — which I’m perfectly aware isn’t actually a word. Hendrick’s Gin — which, as I’ve mentioned before, is Jenn and I’s No. 1 favorite gin, hands down — contact me via Twitter today, asking what my next Hendrick’s-based cocktail might be. Well, who am I to say no to the guy who runs the Twitter account of my favorite gin? So, I asked them if they had anything unusual to recommend. They pointed me in the direction of the Gin-Basil Smash. One major player in the recent revival has been Le Lion in Hamburg, Germany. You can see the full interview/demonstration on how to make this drink here. Plus, that just looks like one damn classy bar.

The wine in Spain is hard to explain. 1001 uses for wine bottle corks!