Cheers to Apple Season

by Nicole Watts (with a little help from her friends)

In honor of apple season, we sampled a variety of apple ciders and ales at our Labor Day BBQ. Our findings were interesting. Angry Orchard’s Crisp Apple Hard Cider and Smith & Forge Cider were the favorites. Mike’s Hard Smashed...

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Irish Car Bob-ombs

Baking with Booze by Nicole Watts
Photos by Jeff McSweeney

In 2009, I stumbled across this recipe for chocolate whiskey and beer cupcakes. These are still a household favorite. http://smittenkitchen.com/blog/2009/01/car-bomb-cupcakes/
For our St. Patrick’s Day party last year, I made Jell-o Shots. Based on... READ MORE

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Millionaire Cupcakes

Baking with Booze

by Nicole Watts

Millionaire Pie is a southern dish that is basically a type of ambrosia  served up in a graham cracker crust, made famous at Furr’s Cafeteria of Texas. My personal preference for these is to serve them up as mini-cupcakes so that you get all of the... READ MORE

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