Each batch of butter tea finished quickly and it took forever to brew another batch of the salty and slightly oily tea, or so it seemed when I had to wait.
A lazy-person's gin spritz—and they were pretty damn easy to begin with.
The citrus and bitters round out this drink nicely, it scales well for a pitcher too, and it's the perfect drink for when you're pigging out with your friends.
Pair this effervescent cocktail with equally dainty, pretty and dead-easy herbed nuts.
The only thing I am adamant about is that vodka should never enter the scene.
Arrack is one of those drinks I was warned about while growing up, the way you're warned about a river with a strong undercurrent...
In 2004 the Dalai Lama came to Toronto to perform a Kalachakra and I attended for part of the week-long...
Made from unopened coconut tree flowers, arrack is compared to whiskey or rum or something in between. I've used it in place of both to try it out and you should too.
I made a strawberry soda because I knew it would be freaking delicious, but also because store-bought flavoured sodas can sometimes taste like, um, scratch-'n'-sniff stickers, not fruit.
One dark, stormy night... a glum Meg Murray needed a drink, STAT.
Here are my picks for house-made holiday cocktails this year!
Mom: Guess what I'm making right now! Me: What? Mom: Wine! (Of course.)