August 20, 2013
National Lemonade Day is August 20th, and we can’t think of any better way to celebrate than adding a little “kick” to this summertime staple! Skinnygirl Cocktails was nice enough to send over some intriguing lemonade cocktail recipes, and I thought I would share them on the blog today. These recipes reminded me how much I love the taste of lemonade. On a hot summer day there’s nothing like a light and icy drink to cool you down. In my middle school days I would reach for a pitcher of lemonade, in my twenties, I’m reaching for one of these babies. Happy bartending!
- 1½ parts Skinnygirl™ Bare Naked Vodka
- ½ part fresh lemonade
- 1 part seltzer
- Squeeze of lemon
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June 26, 2013
It hasn’t been too long since I’ve hit the legal age. But contrary to Hollywood depictions, I haven’t been frequenting high-class bars or roaming the streets like a wild child. Instead, I’ve been what my brother calls “boring” and “lame” for not acquainting my palette with drinks. Whether it’s my brother’s occasional pestering or the thought of being uncultured and ignorant, my curiosity is beginning to get the best of me this summer.
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July 1, 2012
If you’re planning any summer parties you must make this cocktail. Doesn’t it just look like the funnest thing you could ever drink? Keep reading to find out how to make it. Read the rest of this entry »
June 22, 2012
With the super hot week we’ve had in Chicago I’m ready for a cool, refreshing drink to welcome the weekend. Here are my favorite tips to minimize the calories in your favorite cocktails. Read the rest of this entry »