If the margarita is the Hollywood star of the beach bar menu, the Silver Monk is its sophisticated, saltier counterpart. Its name is a nod to the French Carthusian monks who make the herbaceous Chartreuse that gives the drink its verdant hue.
Another frigid cocktail for the summer heat from The Spot….cucumber is COOL!
Sparkling summer cocktails (and mocktails!) to whip together for the 4th! Check out my latest segment on Great Day Houston this Friday, July 4 for the following recipes crafted right before your eyes. These are simple to make and irresistible outdoors, stretched out with a good book or even better conversation…
Dive into an ultra-fresh way to start the New Year – divine fruit & vegetable juice recipes from Juicer Heroes in San Antonio. They have healthy, organic varieties for every taste and price points to fit every budget…
It’s the gazpacho you know and love, but infused with juicy watermelon. Thanks to my friends at the Houstonian Hotel & Spa for helping us cool off!
All month long we’ve been celebrating totally terrific tomato salad recipes, in honor of the ever-popular heirloom tomato. There are numerous varieties that come in all different shapes, sizes and colors, which in turn only add to the diversity and depth of flavor!
When I stayed at the Mondavi’s recently, Rob and Lydia took Mike and I to lunch at their Folio Enoteca in the public market in Napa called the Oxbow. The food was fabulous! I’ll never forget the delicious tomato salad. I asked Rob if I could share the recipe with you, and always the nice […]
The 100 degrees temperatures are getting old aren’t they? I’ m working on reorganizing my recipe section on the website (it grew so fast it’s out of control – a good problem to have). As I scrolled through the recipes I started looking for something that would be good in these Amazon-like conditions. I found […]