Category: Appetizers & Drinks

Mint Mojito Iced Coffee (Philz copycat)

Mint Mojito Iced Coffee (Philz copycat)

  This quick and easy Mint Mojito Iced Coffee recipe is the best copycat of your order from Philz Coffee. It is chilled, minty, creamy, and sweet perfection. All things wonderful about having an iced coffee in summer or any time of year.  It is…

Mango Pineapple Smoothie

Mango Pineapple Smoothie

This easy mango pineapple smoothie is the best quick healthy breakfast, snack, or dessert.  This mango pineapple smoothie recipe is creamy and filling thanks to the greek yogurt and the fiber in the fresh fruit blended together.  You need just 4 ingredients for a creamy…

Salted Caramel Espresso Martini

Salted Caramel Espresso Martini

Salted caramel espresso martinis are a perfectly rich, sweet, and creamy vodka cocktail. This easy recipe for vodka, coffee, and Kahlua is the mixed drink that will be your new to die for alcohol indulgence.  Think of this as a combination of a Starbucks Salted…

Crispy Baked Marinated Artichoke Hearts

Crispy Baked Marinated Artichoke Hearts

Crispy oven-baked marinated artichoke hearts is the easiest recipe ever. It is so simple to cook marinated, canned, or frozen artichoke hearts in the oven on high heat to get crispy outside and tender inside.  It is a fun way to prepare artichokes and one…

Best Cream Cheese Appetizers

Best Cream Cheese Appetizers

The best cream cheese appetizers are here no matter what your taste or diet is.  There is something for everyone to love with these homemade hors devours.  These recipes offer a variety that includes those with meat, for vegetarians, great dips, hearty cheese balls, and…

Best Pomegranate Moscow Mule

Best Pomegranate Moscow Mule

The best pomegranate Moscow mule recipe is easy to make, pretty, refreshing, and yummy.  This amazing drink starts with vodka and the addition of other ingredients for a sour, sweet, tart, bright, and crisp flavor.  This spicy pomegranate Moscow mule recipe has the spice from…

Tootsie Roll Shots

Tootsie Roll Shots

The Tootsie Roll shot is an easy drink recipe that looks and tastes like the popular candy.   This tasty cocktail has the right blend of creamy chocolate, caramel flavor, and a bit of orange.  It will surprise you that this shot recipe does taste and…

Classic Mojitos by the Pitcher

Classic Mojitos by the Pitcher

The classic mojito is a refreshing rum cocktail. Making mojitos by the pitcher with limes and mint is the perfect easy recipe for a crowd. Making mojitos with white rum is essential to ensure the flavor and color are just right.  The best rum in…

Stroopwafel Milkshake

Stroopwafel Milkshake

Stroopwafels are sweet thin little bites of heaven. No wonder years ago McDonald’s milkshake menu for a limited time had a stroopwafel McFlurry. We never had it locally here and we have always been bummed about it.  Then this summer I decided that we should…

Watermelon Pico de Gallo (salsa)

Watermelon Pico de Gallo (salsa)

Pico de gallo is a fresh salsa commonly used with Mexican cuisine. What is not common, is making it from watermelon instead of tomatoes.   It is traditionally made with tomatoes, onions, peppers, cilantro, and lime.   In this refreshing version, the sweet watermelon balances the pungent…