Month: May 2020

Luke Skywalker’s Blue Milk

Luke Skywalker’s Blue Milk

Is this a joke post, or is it just something to post on May 4th, internationally recognized Star Wars Day. I’d say it’s a little bit of both. I didn’t get to post an April Fool’s recipe so this ruddy blue milk will have to 

El Presidente

El Presidente

El Presidente is a classic cocktail that I had never heard about until one of my friends asked if I could make it for him. I tend to get asked that quite a bit seeing as my home bar has more bottles than most. El 

Poppy Seed Challah

Poppy Seed Challah

Challah, or in this case Poppy Seed Challah, is a traditional Jewish braided dough. It can be eaten year round but is especially prominent at holidays, except for Passover. The bread can be made plain, or sprinkled with poppy seeds like I did above, or 

Sea Salt Chocolate Sable

Sea Salt Chocolate Sable

Sablé are a type of French shortbread cookie noted for their crumbly, melt in your mouth consistency. In fact, the French word sablé means sand, and when you work the dough of these cookies it does feel a bit like playing with fine sand. However