Drinks

The Perfect Bloody Mary

The Perfect Bloody Mary

There are many occasions when a Bloody Mary is the perfect beverage: Sunday brunch, family gatherings, a long cross-country flight, and during lunch while skiing on a cold winter day.  I have always loved a good Bloody Mary, I think mainly because they are salty–and […]

A Refreshing Blueberry-Rosemary Lemon Mocktail

A Refreshing Blueberry-Rosemary Lemon Mocktail

Not everyone drinks alcohol.  I know many people who won’t touch the stuff, including because of personal preferences or health reasons (including allergies).  Whatever the reason, there are now an increasing number of flavorful “mocktails,” as cocktails without alcohol have been cleverly named.  Mocktails are […]

Homemade Chai Tea, Something Everyone Should Learn How To Make

Homemade Chai Tea, Something Everyone Should Learn How To Make

I recently learned that chai tea, which has been having its moment in the West and elsewhere, has been the most popular beverage in India for some time, and has played an important part in many other cultures.  Chai, which means “tea” in Hindi, is […]