Home & Garden Insights

April 17, 2009

Christmas Caipirinhas

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  • Peel from 4 large limes (green part only; removed with vegetable peeler in 2-inch-long strips)
  • 1 cup fresh lime juice
  • 8 1/4-inch-thick slices peeled fresh ginger
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 30 large fresh mint leaves plus 10 fresh mint sprigs for garnish
  • 1 cup Brazilian rum (such as cacha├ža)
  • 3 cups ice cubes plus additional for serving
  • 5 cups ginger beer or ginger ale
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July 10, 2008

New Booze: Cucumber Vodka and 100-Proof Tequila

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Learn about these types of vodka and tequila.

June 24, 2008

Summer Sips

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“Whether you’re hosting a barbecue or just lazing by the pool, these cocktails and nonacoholic drinks are perfect for steamy days.”

Black Currant Iced Tea with Cinnamon and Ginger

Chicama Colada

Classic Daiquiri

Margarita Ii

Minted Honeydew Limeade

Orangeade

Peach Basil Iced Tea

Pisco Punch

Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade

Tropical Rum Punch

Watermelon Lemonade II

White Wine and Peach Sangria

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