While traveling, I love trying out the local drinks of the destination I’m visiting. During my recent visit to Peru, I was finally able to drink a cocktail I’ve been dying to try for a long time: The Peruvian Pisco Sour. What is pisco anyway? Well, it is a type of brandy which basically means it’s a spirit
Normally, we show you all an exotic drink from a foreign land. This week though, we’re doing something different and we think you’ll appreciate it. Lately, I’ve been on a Trader Joe’s kick and, low and behold, they sell a variety of wine from around the globe! This week, we tried Trader Joe’s Vin De Bordeaux Sauvignon
This weekend I was surfin’ the ‘net looking for drink recipes to share with you all when I came across this article by The Ktichn featuring signature drinks from each state. Naturally, I checked out Georgia and we’ve got the Zombie Apocalypse! I haven’t had it yet, but plan on trying it out soon; it
It’s 5 o’clock somewhere…time for a drink! This Texas cocktail will set your night on fire. A friend recently celebrated a birthday and I traveled to Texas to help her celebrate. Naturally, drinks were involved. To my surprise, I was introduced to the Flaming Dr. Pepper. I’m not sure if you know this, but Dr.
Now that we’re adults, we are responsible for the dreaded “vacation days.” Somehow, there are just never enough in the year. Some of us are lucky, and have an unlimited supply of paid time off, others….not so much. If you find yourself staring at your dream summer vacation on your computer screen because you’ve ran
1) Sculpted Bodies Eye candy. Everywhere. We love Brazilians and how devoted they are to staying in shape. It takes hard work to feel confident in a thong bikini or speedo, and they have surely mastered it. 2) Carnival Oh how we love watching Brazilians get down to the lively sounds of samba music. Have you ever experienced
All eyes have been on Brazil as they’ve been hosting the 2014 World Cup. We love Brazil – especially their delicious cocktails. Here are 5 easy Brazilian drink recipes for you to make while watching the World Cup Final. 1. CAIPIRINHA (NATIONAL COCKTAIL OF BRAZIL) This cocktail is made with Brazil’s most popular distilled beverage,
Get a taste of Brazil with this simple recipe for Brazilian quentao. This traditional Brazilian drink is wonderfully warm with the perfect mix of sweet and spicy flavors that provides a nice escape from the norm of plain alcoholic beverages. HOW TO MAKE A BRAZILIAN QUENTAO Lush List: 1 cup white sugar 3 cups water
Heavy sigh, as much as we’d like to fast forward to summer, winter is still upon us. #sadface Warm up with Canelazo, a popular drink from Ecuador. We got this recipe from Chow.com; check them out if you’d like to see more international drinks! INGREDIENTS 4 cups water 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar 8 (3-inch)
THE FOLLOWING IS A GUEST BLOG POST: Sometimes you just want to try something new. For some reason, Cuba has been on my mind. It’s probably because Bey was there living it up, but whatevs. I found myself wondering what they drink there. A quick Google search revealed Cuban Ginger. I’ve got to try this!