Category: Beverage

A Brandy MYST

A Brandy MYSTServes 1 2 ounces brandy (or whisky, if that is your preference)1 teaspoon brown sugar1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar (ideally, cherry-infused, like that from Fat Louie’s Olive Oil Company, Egg Harbor, Wisconsin.)A few fresh basil leaves Place basil leaves

Posted in Balsamic, Basil, Beverage, Brandy, Cocktail, Easy, Refreshing

Warm Bourbon Egg Nog

Warm Bourbon Egg NogServes 3 1 egg1 ounce Irish cream liqueur1/2 ounce bourbon whiskey (the original recipe called for Irish whiskey)2 cup milkCinnamon to garnish Heat milk over low heat until hot, but not boiling. While the milk is heating,

Posted in Beverage, Bourbon, Dessert, Eggs

Easy Affogato

AffogatoServes 2 1 cup cold espresso (or if you don’t have an espresso maker–I don’t–make double-strength coffee)1 cup reduced fat vanilla ice cream (I used Edy’s Slow Churned Vanilla Bean)Whipped cream for toppingBaking cocoa–OR–instant coffee for garnish 1.  Place 1/2

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Mango Spinach Smoothie

Mango Spinach Smoothie Makes one 24-32 ounce smoothie 1 cup frozen mango1-2 cups water (depending on what consistency you desire, I use about 1.5 cups)1 scoop whey protein powder1 packet Crystal Light (I like classic orange in mine)2 Tablespoons milled

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