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Cherry Long Island Iced Tea

Cherry Long Island Iced Tea is a seasonally inspired twist on the classic Long Island Iced Tea recipe. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Cherry Long Island Iced Tea is a seasonally inspired twist on the classic Long Island Iced Tea recipe.  Cheers to “accidental recipes”, darlings! I’m so glad we had leftover cherry cola from a family visit so we could make this Cherry Long Island Iced Tea, because it is one delicious summer cocktail. Long Island iced teas are designed for slow sipping on hot summer evenings. …

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Watermelon Mint Sangria – A Perfect Summer Cocktail Recipe

Watermelon mint sangria is a refreshing summer cocktail! This sangria recipe is made for warm evenings on the porch. * GoodieGodmother.com

Watermelon mint sangria is a refreshing summer cocktail! This sangria recipe is made for warm evenings on the porch. We’re going to get our first heat wave next week, and I’m a little excited about it. The recent weather has been mildly warm and perfect for walks outside, but it’s felt like a prolonged spring rather than summer. I’ve had zero reason to complain about the heat yet and that…

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Blood Orange Vesper Martini

The blood orange vesper martini is a dramatic cocktail inspired by a classic espionage love story. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

The blood orange vesper martini is a dramatic cocktail inspired by a classic espionage love story. When it comes to this time of year and the focus on all things pink, red, and love, I think of James Bond. I know,how romantic, but follow me here. If you put his vices and tendency to get himself into dangerous situations aside, James Bond exhibits qualities one would find really attractive: he’s a…

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Bourbon Maple Leaf Cocktail

A perfect drink for cool evenings and changing seasons, the Bourbon Maple Leaf cocktail is great for sipping alone or pairing with cool weather comfort food. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

A perfect drink for cool evenings and changing seasons, the Bourbon Maple Leaf cocktail is great for sipping alone or pairing with cool weather comfort food.  Bourbon is one of my favorite spirits. This is strange for someone originally from Florida, where depending on which side of Lake Okeechobee you live it’s a toss-up between rum and Jack Daniel’s. Bourbon was something I wasn’t exposed to until college, and since…

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Key Lime Margarita

Key Lime Margarita Recipe * GoodieGodmother.com

A key lime margarita is an easy, tasty cocktail to enjoy during the summer months! Quite a few years ago, I went through a brief period in time where I would actually stop flipping channels and watch “Real Housewives of Whatever” while I folded laundry. One of those days, watching a show from one of those cities, I happened to catch one of the housewives ordering a “skinny margarita”, which she explained…

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Rosemary 75 Champagne Cocktail

A refreshing New Year's Eve Cocktail! Get the color changing Rosemary 75 champagne cocktail recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Every day in our lives is reason for celebration, even the most challenging, because we are blessed to be alive. The closing of one year and beginning of the new is a great time to celebrate what has been and what will be, and what better way to do that than with a little bubbly? Inspired by the original French 75 cocktail, my Rosemary 75 Champagne cocktail recipe is definitely…

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The Godfather’s Classic Mint Mojito

It's not summer without a classic mint mojito! Enjoy The Godfather's recipe for a classic and a non-alcoholic mint mojito! Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

  A man of many talents, the Godfather is not only our resident grill master and pit master, he is also the resident mixologist, creating cocktails and mocktails sure to delight. One of his specialties is the classic mint mojito – both the cocktail and mocktail (non-alcoholic) versions. In fact, the non-alcoholic mojito was the drink he mixed for me at parties while I was expecting our little one. Both…

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Cucumber Cape Codder Cocktail

The perfect summer cocktail for a crowd! Cucumber, cranberry juice, and lime come together for a refreshing punch that is equally delicious as a cocktail or mocktail! Get the Cucumber Cape Codder Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Happy Monday darlings! It’s that time of the month again where I share a delicious new recipe from another wonderful blogger in the Secret Recipe Club! If you’re new here, the Secret Recipe Club is a fun group of food bloggers that play a sort of “secret Santa” each month. We are assigned to another blogger’s blog and make one of their dishes, with minimal modifications if any, to feature…

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Lucky Ginger Martini

Lucky Ginger Martini - An upscale alternative to green beer for St Patrick's Day!

Happy Friday! Saint Patrick’s Day is early next week, but I know many local places are advertising specials and events this weekend, but if green beer isn’t your thing, I have the perfect alternative! This martini was created by my resident mixologist (the Godfather) to pair with my Slow Cooker Sesame Ginger Pork and it was so good, we knew we had to share it. Since the featured liquor is…

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