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The Cocktail Diaries: Autumn Rye Cocktail

One of my favorite fall treats – unfiltered apple cider – gets the cocktail treatment!

Cooked up on October 3, 2016

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Cocktail Diaries:The Aperol Fizz, and upcoming project hint!

Aperol Fizz Cocktail | PDXfoodlove

A lip-smackingly delicious tart cocktail, and a few words on working with egg whites.

Cooked up on June 17, 2016

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Strawberry Whisky Smash featuring Pendleton Midnight

Strawberry Whisky Smash featuring Pendleton Midnight | PDXfoodlove

Whiskey isn’t only for sweater weather! Check out this tart, refreshing cocktail that’s perfect for spring and summer.

Cooked up on May 18, 2016

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The Cocktail Diaries: Corpse Reviver #2

The Cocktail Diaries: Corpse Reviver #2 | PDXfoodlove

We loved this classic cocktail with gin, Lillet, Cointreau and citrus!

Cooked up on January 26, 2016

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The Cocktail Diaries: Blackberry Margarita

Blackberry Margarita | PDXfoodlove

A summery take on one of my favorite cocktails

Cooked up on July 13, 2015

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The Cocktail Diaries: Rose Collins

Rose Collins Cocktail | PDXfoodlove

The calendar says it’s February, but this weekend in Portland sure felt like spring. Today the high was 63 degrees. There wasn’t a cloud in the sky. It was amazing. Dave and I spent hours outside working on the yard. We headed to Home Depot (their garden section might be my favorite smell. Besides tomato […]

Cooked up on February 15, 2015

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Old-School Boozy Punch

Old-School Boozy Punch | PDXfoodlove

I’ve been thinking about making this punch for a while. I’m getting ready to speak on a radio show about cocktails for the holidays, and I think that making an old school punch is the perfect accompaniment to a modern Thanksgiving – especially in the midst of a craft cocktail resurgence. I like the idea […]

Cooked up on November 13, 2014

More like this: boozy | cocktail | cocktail diaries | date night | DIY | drinks | entertaining | fall | holiday | Uncategorized

The Cocktail Diaries: Boulevardier

Boulevardier Cocktail | PDXfoodlove

It has been a sparse couple of weeks on the ol’ blog. Some of the reasons are work-related, some are family-related. I keep pretty quiet about very personal things on the blog, so let’s just say there have been some steep emotional ups and downs in the past week and a half. Nothing to worry […]

Cooked up on October 12, 2014

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The Cocktail Diaries: Piña Coladas

Frozen Piña Coladas | PDXfoodlove

Here’s how you know it was a good weekend: I am almost nodding off as I type this. IT’S 9:45 P.M. College me would not recognize me. Dave and I spent the weekend cooking delicious foods, as usual, and cleaning house – every once and a while we need to cleanse some accumulated junk. Well, […]

Cooked up on August 17, 2014

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The Cocktail Diaries: French 75s

French 75s | PDXfoodlove

I can’t believe the crazy amount of stuff we accomplished today and this weekend. We finished up some homemade orange liqueur. We made cake, scones, fish tacos, corn fritters, and of course, a cocktail. And, I got a ton of laundry done. But it’s been a hot one. The windows are all open and they […]

Cooked up on August 10, 2014

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