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Cocktails & Coffee

These Cocktails & Coffee recipes are listed in alphabetical order.

Almond Joy Iced Coffee

Almond Joy Iced Coffee {National Coffee Day}

Today is National Coffee Day! I'm not sure who declares all these 'National' Days but thank you, whoever you are, for this one. Coconut and…

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Azalea Cocktail

The 13th hole at Augusta National aka The Masters Tournament is named Azalea.  While the entire course is a thing of beauty, there's something extra…

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B52 Cocktail

B-52 Cocktail {TGIF}

The B-52 Cocktail, served in a shot glass, makes me a little crazy.  There I said it. While I don't promote drinking with reckless…

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Cafe au Lait & Beignets

Beignets & Charbroiled Oysters {and a Pimm’s Cup Cocktail Recipe}

Oysters.  Fifty cent oysters on the half shell.  That’s how it began one week ago today.  Wait, you could say it actually began…

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Blackberry Margarita

Blackberry Margaritas

Blackberry Margaritas When the blackberries are in season and look this good, I'm hunting recipes to make.  This Margarita recipe from…

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Bloody Caesar Spicy Shrimp Shooters

Bloody Caesar Spicy Shrimp Shooters

First it was the Green Bloody Mary, then the Bloody Mary Dressing for our Avocado & Shrimp Salad....both which inspired these Bloody Caesar Spicy…

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Blueberry Mojito

I made this Blueberry Mojito in mere minutes.  Key ingredients: fresh mint, limes, sugar, ice, rum, club soda and in this case…

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Boston Cream Pie Martini

Boston Cream Pie Martini {National Pie Day}

When I discovered it was National Pie Day I also discovered that I do not have a single "Pie" recipe on Lemony Thyme.  I like pies, on occasion or…

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Caramel Apple Martini

Caramel Apple Martini

Autumn Thyme, we look forward to your arrival.  May we tempt you with a Caramel Apple Martini?  Picture note1:  Did…

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Carrot Cake Shooter

Carrot Cake Shooters {Surreal Bites}

"We eat with our eyes first."  I'm a believer.  One of my most favorite cookbooks is Surreal Gourmet Bites by Bob Blumer.  Below are…

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Chocolate Mint Martini

Chocolate Mint Martini

Sending this Chocolate Mint Martini holiday treat out to my girls tonight!!  Let it be a magical evening for all. ~ Chocolate Mint Martini Recipe…

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Classic Bloody Mary with Fresh Tomato Juice

Classic Bloody Mary {with Fresh Tomato Juice}

Last Sunday, which also happened to be Father's Day, I became inspired to make Homemade Fresh Tomato Juice.  No, this…

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Cranberry Mojitos

From the minute I first spotted fresh cranberries in the market I knew a Cranberry Mojito was in my future.  The perfect holiday cocktail or…

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Cucumber Basil Martini

I ordered a Cucumber Basil Martini at the Mayan Kitchen restaurant in Chattanooga and knew instantly I'd have to recreate it at home. We…

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Dark & Stormy

Dark & Stormy Cocktail {and Night}

The Dark & Stormy Cocktail.  I was driving to work this morning listening to the radio when I detected a bit of excitement in…

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Dark Chocolate & Walnut Biscotti {and Coffee on the Porch}

My motivation to make Dark Chocolate & Walnut Biscotti was pure and simple.  It was my appreciation for the 'good people' out there. …

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Gin & Tonic with Lemony Thyme & Grilled Pineapple6

Gin & Tonic {with Grilled Pineapple & Lemony Thyme}

I may have a new favorite Summer Thyme Sipper.  Gin & Tonic {with Grilled Pineapple & Lemony Thyme}.  Photo bomb courtesy of…

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Gingerbread Man Cordial

I thought you might enjoy a little Christmas Cheer.  Give this Gingerbread Man Cordial a sip and see if you don't agree....Gingerbread with a warm…

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Green Bloody Mary

Green Bloody Mary

The Bloody Mary has come a long way baby from tomato juice & vodka.  The myriad of spices and seasonings and sauces that can transform this…

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Chai Tea

Homemade Chai Tea Latte

I made scrumptious Pistachio-Chai muffins yesterday afternoon.  I sat down at my computer this morning, muffin by my…

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Homemade White Chocolate Mocha

It's December 1st and I've got a good start on my decorating.  Christmas Carols are playing in the background (the original Little Drummer Boy…

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How To Make Whipped Coffee (Dalgona)

Am I the last person standing who (before today) hadn't tried Whipped Coffee?? Arguably, this may be the hottest trend to come out of covid…

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A Hurricane Cocktail is combination of light and dark rums, passion fruit juice, orange juice, squeeze of lime, and grenadine syrup is served over ice in a tall 'Hurricane' glass.

Hurricane Cocktail a New Orleans Classic

The Hurricane Cocktail is a New Orleans classic, made famous at Pat O'Brien's courtyard bar. This cocktail dates back to the end of WWII when…

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Overhead view of Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso set up with two glasses of espresso and two glasses of ice, a pitcher of simple syrup and a bottle of oat milk. There are two paper straws and a spoon. All items are sitting on a piece of burlap sitting on a wooden block.

Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso {Starbucks Copycat}

Me: Oooo new iced coffee flavors. I think I'll have an Iced Brown Sugar Oat Milk Shaken Espresso please. Startbuck's drive thru speaker: …

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Iced Caramel Mocha Latte

Iced Caramel Mocha Latte

I've just spent a fantastic week with my niece Maya.  On the second day of our stay-cation together I discovered how much she loooves her Dunkin…

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Irish Cream Cappuccino with Kahlua Cream

Irish Cream Cappuccino with Kahlua Cream

Irish Cream Cappuccino with Kahlua Cream. On the top shelf of my coffee mug cabinet in the far back corner sits one of many gadgets my mom just…

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Jalapeno & Watermelon Margarita3

Jalapeño & Watermelon Margarita

Jalapeño Watermelon Margarita. One of my friends posted pictures on facebook yesterday of the margaritas she and her significant other were…

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Jalapeño Infused Margarita

Jalapeño Infused Margarita. I recently went on a business trip to Las Vegas and enjoyed a really nice dinner at Taqueria Canonita located in the…

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Kiwi Mojito {with Agave Syrup}

It's Independence Day weekend and that calls for a new cocktail recipe to celebrate. Kiwi Mojito {with Agave Syrup}.  Shades of green…

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Lemony Thyme Sweet Tea Cocktail

Lemony Thyme Sweet Tea Cocktail {Summer Thyme Sipper}

Lemony Thyme Sweet Tea Cocktail. The Arnold Palmer refreshment became popular when it's famous golfer namesake decided to mix his two favorite…

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Lingonberry Martinis

~ Lingonberry Martini ~ 1 ounce Lingonberry concentrate (available at Ikea) 3 ounces vodka 1 squeeze lemon juice lemon twist for garnish ice…

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Margarita Granita

Margarita Granita

While I generally order my Margaritas on the rocks with salt, if I'm going to have one frozen - bring me a spoon please.  Today is National…

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Moscow Mule Cocktail {TGIF}

I had the day off today.  Well, I had a few 'must do's' but mostly I had the day to enjoy my way.  Translated I hit every thrift and antique store…

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Nuts & Berries Martini

Martini Mondays. I like the way that sounds.  Especially when I'm enjoying a mini staycation. I've been wanting to make this Nuts &…

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Peach Mojito {with Ginger Simple Syrup}

This Peach Mojito {with Ginger Simple Syrup} is the 7th Mojito recipe on Lemony Thyme and might be my new favorite. Nothing sings summer quite…

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Peaches & Cream Martini

~ Peaches & Cream Martini Recipe ~ 1 1/2 ounces vanilla vodka 1 1/2 ounces peach schnapps 1 1/2 ounces cream 1 1/2 peaches,…

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Picnic Perfect Recipes For Summer Family Fun

Are you looking for some picnic perfect recipe inspiration going into the holiday weekend? I've pulled together some of our favorite Picnic and…

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Piña Colada

Just a little Memorial Day message to all of our service men and women, past and present.  You Rock!!  The sacrifices you and your families have…

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Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail

The Pomegranate is visually stunning.  It's deep red seeds whisper romance.  I've wanted to share this Pomegranate Champagne Cocktail since they…

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Pumpkin Pecan Biscotti {with White Chocolate Chunks}

I'm so excited to be participating in my first virtual Wedding Shower.  That's right Foodie Friends, one of our own is about to tie the…

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gluten free flourless chocolate cake with fresh raspberries

Raspberry Purée or Raspberry Coulis

Fresh Raspberry Purée or Raspberry Coulis is such a lovely way to add a finishing touch to a dessert. Or elevate a bowl of ice cream. Or swirl…

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Overhead shot of Red Grapefruit Mojito with Vanilla Simple Syrup, fresh mint and grapefruit juice.

Red Grapefruit Mojito {with Vanilla Simple Syrup}

This Red Grapefruit Mojito {with Vanilla Simple Syrup} might be the perfect seasonal segue.  The crisp flavor of fresh squeezed Ruby Red…

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Red Hot Lover Martini

~ Red Hot Lover Martini ~ 2 ounces Fireball Cinnamon Whisky 1 splash of grenadine ice 3 ounces Sprite or 7-Up cinnamon stick swizzle 1 Tbl.…

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Red Velvet Hot Chocolate {with Cream Cheese Whipped Cream}

Valentine's Day is quickly approaching and romance is in the air.  This will be our first Valentine's Day together.  I want it to be special. …

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Rubytini Cocktail

Rubytini Cocktail

Our Served from a Glass category is lacking substance.  Which is kinda funny since I was much more of a cocktail creator than foodie not that long…

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Rum Runner Cocktail

~ Rum Runner Cocktail ~ 1 ounce Pineapple Juice 1 ounce Orange Juice 1 ounce Banana Liqueur 1 ounce Blackberry Liqueur 2 ounces Rum splash…

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Closeup image of Salted Caramel Ancho Chili Mocha in a mug with whipped cream run down the side. The mug is sitting on a small plate on top of a catalog an grey blanket.

Salted Caramel {Ancho Chili} Mocha Latte

Salted Caramel Ancho Chili Mocha.  This is for all my Starbuck's loving friends.  Never got out of my pj's (okay I know....most of you go to…

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Scotland Strawberry Martini

This, my friends, is a London Scotland Strawberry Martini.  It's a glorious concoction of gin, strawberry puree, grenadine, lemon juice, with a…

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Overhead shot of Strawberry Mojito Ingredients including fresh strawberries, lime wedges, mint on a red and green cloth napking.

Strawberry Mojito

Sip a Strawberry Mojito and you'll feel refreshed and free. Strawberry, lime and fresh mint muddled into summer happiness! It's Mother's…

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Strawberry Rhubarb Daiquiri

Strawberry Rhubarb Daiquiri

Every summer an array of rhubarb recipes pop up in my favorite cooking magazines and websites.  And based on the rhubarb bunches in the back…

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Summer Thyme Sangria Will Ease You Right Into the Weekend!

Refreshing Summer Thyme Sangria will ease you right into the weekend. I mean shoes off, feet up, summer breeze blowing in your hair. Are you with…

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Summer Thyme Sangria with Watermelon & Rosemary

Summer Thyme Sangria {with Watermelon & Rosemary}

Summer Thyme Sangria {with Watermelon & Rosemary} We recently attended a "Stock the Bar" Wedding Shower for the daughter of our good…

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Sweet Tea Shock Cocktail

This past weekend, Shelby and I snuck away for a girl's afternoon that involved retail therapy and a lunch date.  It also included a version of…

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Classic Mojito

The Classic Mojito {TGIF}

I think tonight is a great night for a Classic Mojito.  I believe we've got a touch of Indian Summer breaking through what has been a crazy…

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The Painkiller Cocktail

Happy National Rum Day!! What better way to celebrate than with a refreshing summery cocktail. The Painkiller Cocktail is a twist on Piña…

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White Russian

White Russian {TGIF}

Shelby came through the door tonight...Lilah could barely hide her excitment....and I, I just want to keep her.  Ah the Empty Nesters!  "Mom, do…

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Winter Harvest Cocktail {featuring Pyrat Rum}

I've been swirling this Winter Harvest Cocktail recipe around in my mind for months.  I wanted to create a libation that when sipped brought…

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