Watermelon Agua Fresca…with Vodka

Watermelons are our favorite sweet treat during the summer.  Sweet, cold, a perfect cool down treat.  We whipped ours up into an even more refreshing summer drink.  A traditional Agua Frescas (fresh waters) contains fruits, cereals, or seeds blended with sugar and water.  We took the extra sugar out of ours and used straight watermelon…

Spring Pea Cooler

Peas?  In a drink?  Why yes, don’t mind if we do.  Featuring green peas, citron vodka, and a touch of sugar, this drink is bright, slightly astringent and definitely earthy.  We felt the need to try this right away.  It pairs perfectly with the sultry weather and is definitely a change from most overly sweet…

Mo’ Rockin’ Tacos

We are going to rock the Casbah with our Mo’ Rockin’ tacos!  It’s Taco Tuesday and we travel to North Africa and Casablanca for aromatic and savory spice in our tacos.  Moroccan cuisine is  the result of Berber, Moorish, Arab and European influences.  It tends to be well spiced with a combination of savory and…

Pizza Pizza Pizza Tacos!

It’s a pizza?  It’s a taco?  It’s a pizza taco!  Taco Tuesday is back and we have one of the best mashups in the history of food (others being macaroni grilled cheese sandwiches and Mexican spring rolls).  Soft flatbread surrounds luscious meatballs, tomato sauce, cheese and a savory bruschetta topping; it is a tasty and…