Recipes

The Very Bright & Merry Cocktail

The Very Bright & Merry Cocktail

It’s Wednesday, and I think we all need a cocktail. Especially a festive, #frontporchdrinks cocktail. Lovely photos courtesy of very sarie.   To make one cocktail: -3 dashes cardamom bitters -1/2 oz. elderflower liqueur -1/2 oz. cranberry juice -champagne/sparkling wine of your choice, but the pinker, the better. Like this. -orange peel -orange […]

Cucumber-Serrano Margarita

Cucumber-Serrano Margarita

What you’ll need for one beverage: -3 slices of cucumber, skins removed -5 thin slices of Serrano pepper, seeds included (if you want to lessen the heat, remove the seeds. Or remove the pepper from the whole thing, and quit your whining you damned wuss.) -1 oz. fresh-squeezed lime juice -3/4 […]

The Flint Sazerac

The Flint Sazerac

#TBT to that one time my buddy, Garry, came over for #frontporchdrinks and made us this phenomenal cocktail based on…a cologne?!! Yeah. That’s how Garry rolls. You see, he’s a mild-mannered businessman by day, and a vintage shave enthusiast by night. And a mixology mad-scientist by later night. If you’re a […]

Tiny Fried Green Tomatoes

Tiny Fried Green Tomatoes

There is this one tomato plant in my yard that seems hellbent on world domination. It has been in the ground two years now. It just. doesn’t. quit. It produces the most darling little white cherry tomatoes (it’s an Heirloom Snow White Cherry Tomato), and when it became obvious that […]