With Valentines Day right around the corner this pretty in pink "love potion" cocktail is great to share with your sweetie.
This cocktail may be short on ingredients but definitely isn't short on flavor. Blood oranges are a great bright winter citrus that taste like a cross between oranges and raspberries and the pink color is perfect for Valentines Day.
No. 9 Cocktail
- 1 oz blood orange juice
- 1 oz St. Germain Elderflower Liquor
- champagne to top
- garnish: blood orange wedge
Add blood orange juice and St. Germain to a cocktail shaker full with ice. Shake until combined and cold and poor into a coupe and top with champagne.
I have very exciting news! b. sweet will be partnering with Palate Bottle Shop and Reserve and Jeff Gordon Chevrolet on October 4th for A Night to Remember - dessert and wine pairing benefiting Alzheimer’s Research. I will be creating 4 mini desserts to pair with 4 wonderful dessert wines from Palate and all to support the fundraising efforts of Jeff Gordon Chevrolet for the Walk to Cure Alzheimer’s. Sweets, wine, and a good cause, what else do you need?
These macarons combine fall spices and summer stone fruit. Fresh plums are roasted with brown sugar, cinnamon, clove and star anise to warm up and deepen their sweet flavor. Then, they are mixed into Swiss meringue buttercream before being sandwiched between two fresh macaron shells. A taste of summer with the spice of upcoming fall.
If you like dipping your fries into your milkshake this ones for you! This “nice” dairy free milkshake is topped with “naughty” toasted vegan marshmallow fluff and salty shoestring french fries.
This dessert is a nod to late summer with a little bit of the upcoming fall flavors mixed in. Flaky caramelized puffed pastry is layered with Smoked Vanilla Creme Mousseline and Bourbon Blackberry Plum Compote all topped with Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream and fresh fruits.
I used fresh summer figs from my backyard tree to make this velvety egg free honey cheesecake ice cream. Lemon zest brightens up the sweetness of the figs and don't skip the balsamic syrup.
This easy no bake dessert combines vanilla bean mascarpone filling with layers of cinnamon spiced buttered rum soaked Nilla Wafers, banana slices, and candied walnuts. It's little bit of banana pudding, tiramisu, bananas foster and a whole lot of delicious all rolled into one no bake dessert.
This spumoni inspired Sundae combines ice cream with drunken luxardo soaked cherries and dark chocolate stracciatella with a decadent chewy pistachio brownies. Drizzle the top with some melted dark chocolate, sprinkle of salted pistachio and top with a cherry and you’ve got a summer sundae ready to share with company.
This dessert is perfect for your summer BBQ. You can place the pound cake right on the warm grill after dinner and everything can be made in advance. Pineapple pound cake is grilled then, topped with fresh pineapple, whipped coconut cream, and coconut rum caramel. This dessert brings all the flavors of pineapple upside down cake together even the maraschino cherry for garnish.
These Red, White and Blue cupcakes are perfect for your 4th of July BBQ but are a great dessert anytime. The light fluffy angel food cake is topped with sweetened vanilla bean whipped cream, fresh berries and crunch meringue kisses. Sprinkle with powdered sugar for a special touch.