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Potions Class: Moonshine Mixins

Potions Class: Moonshine Mixins

In early August my family went on a road trip to the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. By now you’ve heard what we’ve thought of some of the local beers we brought back with us from that part of the country, but we also found something special in a grocery store in the town we were […]

Potions Class Episode 2: Winter Basil...

Potions Class Episode 2: Winter Basil Lemonade

Potions Class #2:  I’ve got a friend with a food blog…it’s a little more than just food and recipes, it’s like a memoir paired with novelty tastes and pretty pictures.  It’s called http://www.storyofakitchen.com/ (there’s an interview with the author here:  http://myfriendsareawesome.com/lisa-preston-hsu-food-doctor/).  Of course, I was drawn to the drinks sections.  Let me make it clear, […]

Potions Class Episode 1: Naked Blue M...

Potions Class Episode 1: Naked Blue Machine

This is our 1st Potions Class episode wherein we take something non-alcoholic and make it less liver friendly.  For this first one I pulled the bottle of Naked Blue Machine out of the fridge and brought it to Fion.  I’ve often wondered what could be done with a thick juice like these smoothie style beverages. […]

Monster Summoning III – Harry P...

Monster Summoning III – Harry Potter Drinks

BLP members Kevin and Rachel have some fun with me mixing up some of the known concoctions from the famous book series about the wizarding world.  We extrapolate and mix-up butter beer (of course), fire whiskey, and polyjuice potion.  So nerdy and delicious!

Dan’s Xmas Drink

Dan’s Xmas Drink

  Made this for my holiday party with a few things we had laying around the house. A little too sweet for my liking but good none the less. Dan’s Xmas Drink – Godiva chocolate liquore, peppermint Kalua, vodka, and milk, garnish with a candy cane

Cocktail Attempt #1: Orange Juice, Te...

Cocktail Attempt #1: Orange Juice, Tequila & Thyme

I wanted to make a simple, yet not necessarily traditional cocktail at home before going out for the night. I think I need to figure out the right proportions and maybe add something so that there’s not so much OJ next time. This one has some potential though. I’ll probably give it another shot in […]