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Happy Hour: Pear and Ginger Cocktail

It may be the end of October, but I am still not ready for hot cocktails.  This Maker’s Ginger and Pear cocktail from Kitchen Serendipity is the perfect compromise.  The bourbon and pear are perfect for fall, and the Ginger Ale gives it a light, refreshing flavor. Like a cold fall cocktail, lace doesn’t feel like a fall texture but it is.  Pairing lace tops like this …

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Happy Hour: A Not-Ready-for-Fall Cocktail

I’m not ready for fall.  I’m not too proud to admit it.  I thought I was excited for boots and sweaters and getting to skip the weekly pedicures, but I was wrong.  The second it started raining and the temperature dropped into the 40s, I was curled up in a ball on top of a pile of summer dresses crying my eyes out.

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Happy Hour: Grapefruit Jalapeño Margaritas

We don’t cocktail much at home anymore, but I’m hosting a get together later this month that will require a signature drink.  Since it’s finally summer, how about a grapefruit and jalapeno margarita?  It’s everything you love about a Paloma with a bit more spice. The Work Edit’s Grapefruit/Jalapeno Margarita Juice of 2 small or 1 large lime 1 teaspoon of agave nectar Juice of 1 Texas …

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Happy Hour: An Easy Seltzer Cocktail

I don’t drink at home often, but on a sunny summer day, the idea of sitting on the patio with a cocktail is just too enticing.  For an easy, refreshing cocktail, this four-ingredient drink is the way to go.  It’s also a great use for the flavored seltzer water that most of us have in our refrigerators. I like this Oola vodka because it’s smooth …

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