Friday, July 29, 2011
It's been the rainiest July in history here in Rogers Park, and we're ready for some fun in the sun for a change!
It's a good thing that our friends from Southern Comfort have such great ideas and suggestions!
Look how they're mixing!
Some tall, cool ones there! Cheers!
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Our good friends at Bordo have given us a not-to-be-missed taste treat of shish kebabs and apple pie! American, yet foreign! Familiar, yet exotic! Here's the formula:
Friday, July 15, 2011
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Just in time for the state fair, how about whipping up some baked goods to enter for a blue ribbon prize?
Wednesday, July 6, 2011
"Oh, I couldn't .... well, if you insist!"
With this retro recipe from our friends at Quaker Oats, expect to have clean plates! Here's how:
Perfect for your summer family reunions or just a casual evening with friends! Bon appetit!
Monday, July 4, 2011
Ready for a 4th of July cook out and some fireworks tonight?
It's our country's 235th birthday! What better way to celebrate than with a get together and some good food.
Obviously, something for all tastes! Happy 4th!
Sunday, July 3, 2011
Saturday, July 2, 2011
Friday, July 1, 2011
Happy 4th of July weekend -- Margaritas for everyone! The Margarita is a versatile drink that can be made a lot of ways, but here's a straight-forward recipe to start with:
Here's a little history and commentary on this popular drink:
Of course, a Margarita evokes feelings of the west and south of the border:
We've heard that tequila is unique among spirits in that it's actually an "upper" whereas all other spirits are "downers." Make of that what you will. But, don't people drinking Margaritas usually seem pretty happy?