Category Archives: Beverages

Tiramis├╣ Coffee. Absolute Valentine On The Stereo.

My youngest son, who is 11, and I do this thing where I say “I love you”. He’ll reply “I love you, too.” Then I’ll say “Love you more!” He’ll answer “No, I love you more” and I’ll finish with … Continue reading

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Short And Sweet. SweeTarts Milk Shake.

If you like SweeTarts, those tangy little candies, I’m pretty sure you are going to love these shakes. Festive, thick, sweet and tart, these fun strawberry milk shakes are delicious. I made one batch of shakes with assorted colored candies … Continue reading

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Sparkling Port Cocktail. A Sweet Sweet New Song From Drunk Mule.

Friday. Such a beautiful and welcome word. A beautiful drink, like this Sparkling Port Cocktail, will be most welcome tonight (or next weekend for Valentine’s Day). The port gives sparkling wine a lovely pink hue and a hint of sweetness, … Continue reading

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Peppadew Margarita. Hot New Music From Le Thug.

Spicy-sweet peppadew peppers get to shine in this top-shelf margarita. The brine lends subtle heat while the pepper garnish adds an appealing pop of color. Peppadew Margarita Ingredients: Lime wedge Flaky sea salt Ice 2 ounces silver tequila 1 ounce … Continue reading

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Bombay Sapphire East Lemongrass Collins

Happy Christmas to all who celebrate. Seems like it has become a tradition around here to post a cocktail on this day, so why stop the fun? (Be sure to check out past ISITK Christmas day posts for more cocktail … Continue reading

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Coconut Tequila Cocktail. Painting The Musical Town With THEESatisfaction.

We got our first real hit of snow this week. These Coconut Tequila Cocktails remind me of the beautiful drifts of soft white covering the landscape. One major difference. There’s no tequila in the snow. But there is tequila in … Continue reading

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Orange-Scented Dark Rum And Dubonnet Aperitif. New Music From Chad Hollister.

Rumor has it that Paul Child, of the Julia household, served Orange-Scented Dark Rum And Dubonnet Aperitifs as his signature holiday cocktail. There is something so alluring about an “Aperitif”…the word, the liquid, the anticipation of the meal to follow. … Continue reading

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