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January 13, 2017

Sparkling Grapefruit Sangria

Celebrate seasonal produce by mixing this slightly sweet, yet delightfully tart Sparkling Grapefruit Sangria! Freshly squeezed pink grapefruit juice serves as the base of this cocktail, then a bottle of sauvignon blanc is added, along with Meyer lemon, blood orange and grapefruit slices. Chill before serving. Top individual glasses of sangria with Sprouts Farmers Market Sparkling Lemonade. Enjoy this sweet citrus goodness all winter long. #ad
Celebrate seasonal produce by mixing this slightly sweet, yet delightfully tart Sparkling Grapefruit Sangria! Freshly squeezed pink grapefruit juice serves as the base of this cocktail, then add a bottle of sauvignon blanc , as well as Meyer lemon, blood orange and grapefruit slices. Chill before serving. Top individual glasses of sangria with Sprouts Farmers Market Sparkling Lemonade. Enjoy this sweet citrus goodness all winter long. #ad

January 4, 2017

Best of The Speckled Palate 2016

A look back at the last 366 days, The Best of The Speckled Palate 2016 remembers the most popular posts of the year and looks forward to 2017. What was your favorite recipe of 2016? What would you like to see in 2017? Tell me today, and be sure to come back soon for new, exciting recipes to kick off this new year.
A look back at the last 366 days, The Best of The Speckled Palate 2016 remembers the most popular posts of the year and looks forward to 2017. What was your favorite recipe of 2016? What would you like to see in 2017? Tell me today, and be sure to come back soon for new, exciting recipes to kick off this new year.

December 26, 2016

Pomegranate French 75

The Pomegranate French 75 makes a perfect celebratory cocktail to sip while ringing in the new year! A twist on a classic French 75, this recipe calls for prosecco or champagne, gin, freshly squeezed lime juice and Sprouts Pomegranate Italian Soda. The resulting drink is light, herbaceous and slightly sweet and a little tart. The effervescent Pomegranate French 75 would be a beautiful mixed cocktail to serve at a New Year's Eve party! #ad
The Pomegranate French 75 makes a perfect celebratory cocktail to sip while ringing in the new year! A twist on a classic French 75, this recipe calls for prosecco or champagne, gin, freshly squeezed lime juice and Sprouts Pomegranate Italian Soda. The resulting drink is light, herbaceous and slightly sweet and a little tart. The effervescent Pomegranate French 75 would be a beautiful mixed cocktail to serve at a New Year's Eve party! #ad

December 14, 2016

42 Cookies for Santa (The Sweetest Season Cookie Exchange Round-Up!)

The holiday season is upon us! Celebrate with these 42 cookie recipes that are perfect for Santa Claus, family members, friends, neighbors, teachers and more! The Sweetest Season Cookie Exchange 2016, a yearly celebration of baked goods, was a success in its fifth year, boasting 42 new recipes from more than 30 international bloggers. We should bake them ALL this season! Which one is your favorite?
The holiday season is upon us! Celebrate with these 42 cookie recipes that are perfect for Santa Claus, family members, friends, neighbors, teachers and more! The Sweetest Season Cookie Exchange 2016, a yearly celebration of baked goods, was a success in its fifth year, boasting 42 new recipes from more than 30 international bloggers. We should bake them ALL this season! Which one is your favorite? #sweetestseasoncookies

December 9, 2016

Orange Cranberry Bars

Dairy free Cranberry Orange Bars make a scrumptious seasonal dessert! A twist on the classic Lemon Bar, this sweet start with a crunchy homemade Graham cracker crust. Drizzle silky orange filling on top of the pre-baked crust, then sprinkle on fresh cranberries before baking. When these Cranberry Orange Bars come out of the oven, let cool, then dust with powdered sugar for the finishing touch. What a festive Christmas treat for the whole family! #sweetestseasoncookies
Dairy free Cranberry Orange Bars make a scrumptious seasonal dessert! A twist on the classic Lemon Bar, this sweet start with a crunchy homemade Graham cracker crust. Drizzle silky orange filling on top of the pre-baked crust, then sprinkle on fresh cranberries before baking. When these Cranberry Orange Bars come out of the oven, let cool, then dust with powdered sugar for the finishing touch. What a festive Christmas treat for the whole family! #sweetestseasoncookies

December 8, 2016

Chocolate Gingerbread Biscotti

Crunchy, festive and spicy, Chocolate Gingerbread Biscotti make the PERFECT cookie for dunking in coffee or milk during the holidays. Dutch process cocoa powder, fresh grated ginger, molasses, butter and more meld together to create this deliciously spiced, flavorful twist on the classic Italian cookie. Bake up a batch of these Chocolate Gingerbread Biscotti to spread cheer this Christmas season. Enjoy with your favorite holiday beverage. #spon
Crunchy, festive and spicy, Chocolate Gingerbread Biscotti make the PERFECT cookie for dunking in coffee or milk during the holidays. Dutch process cocoa powder, fresh grated ginger, molasses, butter and more meld together to create this deliciously spiced, flavorful twist on the classic Italian cookie. Bake up a batch of these Chocolate Gingerbread Biscotti to spread cheer this Christmas season. Enjoy with your favorite holiday beverage. #spon