I love Italian white wines for the summer. Not only are they (mostly) light crisp and acidic but also have a slight pleasant bitterness on the finish. Although we usually associate bitter as a negative connotation with food and beverage, I would challenge that belief. The bitterness adds a certain complexity and balance with alcoholic beverages; look at tonic water, barrel tannins in bourbon and the entire class of craft cocktail bitters. Along with acidity, they seem to add a certain fresh “pop” to the palate of the parched consumer.
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Does this sound gouda to you? Velveeta is offering a cheese-infused martini called a "Veltini" at various restaurants, mostly on the East Coast.
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Trying to stay as diverse as possible in my consumption habits continues to provide a challenge.
Behind every skinny margarita, virgin mai tai, or mocktail of choice, is the desire for a healthier libation. Whether that means fewer calories, less sugar, or less or no alcohol, the demand is real and on the rise.
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Perky blueberries and star-shaped slices of watermelon bob festively in the drink, transforming the spritzer into a holiday-appropriate sparkler. They also make for tasty edible garnishes to gobble up once you’re done sipping.
Nick Cannon joked he "needs" a vasectomy in a hilarious commercial for Aviation Gin in which he made a cocktail in honour of Father's Day.
I find it refreshing every year when June rolls around and we can take the time to remember, pay homage to and dote on all the fathers out the…
Smoothies may be the most versatile of foods. They can be a grab-and-go breakfast, a refreshing afternoon snack, an easy way to get in a serving or two of fruits and veggies — or all of the above.