Tag Archives: Vodka

Parfait! Limoncello

So, you missed your chance at making this lovely lemony liqueur for Thanksgiving, but… FRET YE NOT! If you start this weekend, you’ll have a nice batch o’ the good stuff in plenty of time for holiday snozzling and gift … Continue reading

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Guinness and Vodka and Shrimp…

*sigh* C’mon, you know you want to say the rest of it, so, all together now: “OH MY!” Better? Still, this combination of shrimp, cooked in a nicely seasoned bit o’ Guinness, then tossed in a citrus and vodka marinade … Continue reading

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Parfait! Limoncello

Just in time for the holidays, I’ve made a few wee, tiny adjustments to my limoncello recipe, and I think, once you’ve tried it, it’s the best version yet! Jon, the very nice gentleman who’s been cutting our hair for … Continue reading

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Parfait! Dirty Martini Cheese Spread

Just in time for New Year’s gatherings; a re-visit to one of my favorite party spreads – Dirty Martini Cheese – cream cheese with olives, olive juice, garlic, and stuff. When first I tried this recipe out, I split the … Continue reading

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Parfait! The Best! Limoncello

This week’s “Food for Thought” is a Julia Child quote (check it out). It was going to be this quote from Thomas Keller: ” A recipe has no soul. You, as the cook, must bring soul to the recipe”. Both, … Continue reading

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Limoncello in the Middle

This one’s tricky. I’ve never made it before, and it’s still a touch on the young side to get an accurate taste, and, even when it is ready, I’m not certain it’s something I would particularly care for. See? Oh … Continue reading

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