Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp

Another hit from the BBQ, these grilled shrimp are great on a hot summer night – find the recipe at All Recipes: Ingredients 2 tablespoons lime juice 2 tablespoons tequila 1/4 cup olive oil 1 pinch garlic salt 1 pinch ground cumin ground black pepper to taste 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined 6 (10 inch) wooden skewers 1 large lime, quartered Directions Whisk … Continue reading Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp

12 Days of Holiday Cocktails: Cranberry Ginger Vanilla Margaritas

Currently watching my ASU Sun Devils in the Sun Bowl, so a margarita recipe seemed in order – these are a lot of unusual flavors to put in one but I’m still intrigued to try it out, find it at How Sweet it Is: Ingredients: margaritas 2 1/2 ounces fresh cranberry juice (recipe below) 2 1/2 ounces vanilla ginger syrup (recipe below) 2 ounces fresh … Continue reading 12 Days of Holiday Cocktails: Cranberry Ginger Vanilla Margaritas

Pitcher of the Week: Strawberry Basil Margaritas

I noticed a lot of strawberries starting to arrive at farmers markets this past weekend, so this week’s pitcher puts those luscious berries to work, courtesy of thekitchn.com: Strawberry Basil Margaritas Makes 1 pitcher, or about 8 servings 1 can (12 ounces) frozen limeade concentrate 10 strawberries (or 12 if you’re using smaller ones from the farmer’s market or your backyard.) 8 basil leaves 2 … Continue reading Pitcher of the Week: Strawberry Basil Margaritas

Pitcher of the Week: Watermelon Cooler

Memorial Day means the beggining of summer, so what better time to kick of a new weekly post of pitcher cocktails? When you have plans to grill and entertain this season, these pitchers will delight your guests and free up your time to socialize since they are already made and ready to serve! First up, is a Watermelon Cooler courtesy fo Saveur maagzine, SERVES 4-6: … Continue reading Pitcher of the Week: Watermelon Cooler