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Wine Soaked Watermelon Granita…aka Argentinean Death Ice 

Happy Canada Day!!! I hope all my Canadian readers are out enjoying BBQ, fireworks, and friends and family. Rock the white and red and celebrate the best country on the planet! Today is the last day of watermelon week! If you missed the rest of Watermelon Week you can get the recipes here: Watermelon Citrus… Continue reading Wine Soaked Watermelon Granita…aka Argentinean Death Ice 

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Watermelon Prosciutto Baguette Bites

Recipe #2 for Watermelon Week! If you missed Monday, make sure to check out the Watermelon Citrus Salsa. Today’s recipe is the perfect appetizer for summer. I wanted to play with the classic “prosciutto wrapped melon” appetizer, without actually wrapping melon in prosciutto… These little baguette bites are all things in one: crunchy, juicy, fresh. The… Continue reading Watermelon Prosciutto Baguette Bites

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Rhubarb Mojitos (and a crash course in rhubarb simple syrup)

Ah the mojito. I rank it pretty high on the boozy summer refreshment list. Not to ignore a good margarita, but the mint in a mojito just cools you right off. Traditional mojitos are made with club soda, mint, lime and white rum.  Add rhubarb and now the summer drink edges its way onto the… Continue reading Rhubarb Mojitos (and a crash course in rhubarb simple syrup)