How to Make A Classic Gin & Tonic

I was late to the Gin & Tonic party! I just started drinking them within the past five years, but I certainly wish I had discovered this classic cocktail much earlier. With only a few ingredients, it couldn't be easier to make and is the ultimate clean, clear cocktail to enjoy on a hot summer day. (Although, having said that, it's a simple and elegant cocktail that can be enjoyed all year-long.) I thought it would be fun to research the origins of the Gin & Tonic (often called … [Read more...]

How to Make Refreshing Homemade Lemonade

In our "neck of the woods", we are now in the midst of a bit of a heat wave. When you couple the heat with our constant high humidity (we live very near the Atlantic Ocean) you definitely have the makings of an uncomfortable and a rather miserable day. Because we live in what is usually a cooler climate.  Think lots and lots of snow and super cold weather, most of us don't have air conditioning in our homes. I guess we feel that for the two or three weeks a year that we have this oppressive … [Read more...]

Celebrate Summer with Molson Canadian 67 Tangerine Twist (w/Recipe}

After a winter of epic proportions, including power outages lasting up to two weeks plus record snowfall and temperatures - it is FINALLY summer.  Not only is it summer, it is the first long weekend of the season! (4 days off for those lucky enough to not have to work Monday)  I can think of no better way to celebrate the beginning of summer than with the citrusy, refreshing taste of the new Molson Canadian 67 #TangerineTwist! Have you had a chance to try it yet?  If not, you need to quickly … [Read more...]