Kentucky Derby Mint Julep

Kentucky Derby Mint Julep Recipe

PREP TIME 10 MINS COOK TIME N/A SERVINGS 6 to 8 CUISINE AMERICAN DIFFICULTY Simple CALORIES 199 INGREDIENTS 4 to 5 mint sprigs (leaves only) 2 sugar cubes (or 1/2 ounce simple syrup) 2 1/2 ounces bourbon whiskey Mint for granish INSTRUCTIONS In a Julep cup or rocks glass, gently muddle the mint leaves in […]

Bourbini Cocktail

Bourbini Cocktail

PREP TIME 10 MINS COOK TIME N/A SERVINGS 6 to 8 CUISINE AMERICAN DIFFICULTY Simple CALORIES 83 INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 ounces bourbon 1 ounce peach puree 3 dashes peach bitters Prosecco Mint Ice INSTRUCTIONS Pour bourbon, puree, and bitters into a shaker. Add ice and mint. Shake vigorously for 15 seconds. Pour through strainer into […]

Fresh Watermelon Vodka Cocktail

Fresh watermelon vodka cocktail

PREP TIME 10 MINS COOK TIME N/A SERVINGS 1 CUISINE AMERICAN DIFFICULTY Simple CALORIES N/A INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup fresh watermelon juice 2 ounces vodka  1/2 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice 1/4 cup sparkling water Fresh watermelon for garnish Fresh mint for garnish INSTRUCTIONS Pour fresh watermelon juice into glass. Stir in fresh lime juice.  Follow […]

Spicy Skinny Margarita

Spicy Margarita Recipe

PREP TIME 10 MINS COOK TIME N/A SERVINGS 6 to 8 CUISINE MEXICAN DIFFICULTY Simple CALORIES 195 INGREDIENTS2 ounces silver tequila 2 ounces fresh lime juice 1 teaspoon honey 1 jalepeño 2 ounces tonic water 1/4 cup sea salt 2 tablespoons chile powder 2 teaspoons lime zest INSTRUCTIONS Muddle jalepeño in the bottom of the […]

Ginger Peach Moscow Mule

Ginger Peach Moscow Mule

PREP TIME 10 MINS COOK TIME N/A SERVINGS 1 CUISINE AMERICAN DIFFICULTY Simple CALORIES N/A INGREDIENTS1/4 cup peach nectar or juice 1/4 cup soda water 2 ounces vodka 1/2 ounce lime juice 1 teaspoon finely grated peeled ginger Lime slices Mint INSTRUCTIONS In a mug, muddle ginger and mint until the mint becomes fragrant.  Add […]

French 75 Summer Punch

French 75 Summer Punch

PREP TIME 10 MINS COOK TIME N/A SERVINGS 8 to 12 CUISINE FRENCH DIFFICULTY Simple CALORIES N/A INGREDIENTS16 ounces (2 cups) gin 8 ounces (1 cup) freshly squeezed lemon juice 6 ounces (3/4 cup) simple syrup1/2 teaspoon El Guapo Summer Berries bitters32 ounces (4 cups) dry champagne or prosecco, chilled1 large ice block or two […]

Creamy Tortellini Soup

Creamy Tortellini Soup

PREP TIME 15 MINS COOK TIME 40 SERVINGS 4 to 6 CUISINE ITALIAN DIFFICULTY Simple CALORIES 409 INGREDIENTS1 tablespoon olive oil 1 point Italian sausage 3 cloves garlic, miced 1 medium onion, diced 1 sprig fresh rosemary 2 teaspoons Italian seasoning Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste 2 tablespoons all purpose flour 4 […]

Dry Aging: 101

For grill aficionados and foodies alike, dry aged beef is the ultimate steak experience.  It is the process by which subprimal cuts of beef are aged anywhere from several weeks to several months before carving into steaks. The process evokes a richer flavor and more tender texture than a fresh cut of beef. Dry aging […]

Bone In Ribeye with Garlic Herb Butter

PREP TIME 10 MINS COOK TIME 15 MINS SERVINGS 4 CUISINE AMERICAN DIFFICULTY SIMPLE CALORIES 577 INGREDIENTS 2 bone-in ribeye steaks about 1″ to 1 1/2 ” thick kosher salt  freshly cracked pepper 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 tablespoon minced shallots or 1 garlic clove, minced  1 tablespoon chopped rosemary  1 tablespoon minced parsley […]

SPINACH AND ARTICHOKE DIP WITH LUMP CRABMEAT

Spinach and Artichoke Dip

PREP TIME 10 MINS COOK TIME 15 MINS SERVINGS N/A CUISINE AMERICAN DIFFICULTY Simple INGREDIENTS10 ounces frozen chopped spinach 1 (14-ounce) can quartered artichoke hearts 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 shallot, finely chopped 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper 4 ounces cream cheese 1/4 cup sour cream 1/4 cup mayonnaise 3/4 cup grated parmesan cheese, divided […]