Cocktail


Blueberry Ginger Cilantro Shrub

“No thanks. I’m not drinking.” Turning down a drink can be awkward, and no more so than when you’re surrounded by friends ordering Sunday morning Mimosas. Let’s face it, it’s worse than explaining why you’re wearing the same clothes you had on when you left the bar last night. Are you pregnant, recovering, or just […]


Those Sunday morning hours of perfection.

Close your eyes and take a deep breath. As the air fills your lungs imagine it tasting of mountain balsams or a fresh, cool breeze off the ocean. Feel warm, not-yet-hot sun shining on your face, your eyes protected by impossibly fashionable sunglasses. As you exhale feel every care leaving your […]


My first cocktail. (Mom is so proud!) 3

My mission: create a watermelon martini using Sapore’s new Ruby Red Grapefruit White Balsamic vinegar as bitters. My thought? “I don’t know the first thing about mixing cocktails, and today’s tipplers have a discerning palate.” My first mistake? Publicly throw down the watermelon martini gauntlet on Facebook. It turns out […]