Spring

July 19, 2019

Cherry Bourbon Slush

Two Cherry Bourbon Slushes are shown on a marble background
Enjoy a Cherry Bourbon Slush on a warm day! This adult slush drink is beautifully colorful, wonderfully bold and incredibly simple to make at home. Blend up ice, maraschino cherry juice and bourbon with a little lemon-lime soda, and that's it! Whether you're blending it up for yourself and a friend or a whole party of guests, this mixed drink is truly a refreshing summer sipper and can easily be made nonalcoholic for anyone who doesn't drink.

June 25, 2019

Homemade Mint Lemonade (Naturally Sweetened, Vegan)

Mint Lemonade // The Speckled Palate
Cool down with a glass of naturally sweetened Mint Lemonade this summer. This tart and refreshing twist on a classic calls for very few ingredients, but doesn't call for granulated sugar or a simple syrup. Including lemon juice, water and muddled mint leaves, this lemonade is incredibly refreshing to sip any warm day. Makes 1 glass of lemonade, though this recipe can easily be turned into a pitcher drink for sharing.

May 8, 2019

Strawberry Margarita

Close up of two Strawberry Margaritas, surrounded by fresh fruit
Brighten up happy hour with a homemade Strawberry Margarita! These margaritas, made simple using Stirrings Margarita Mix and fresh strawberry puree, are a warm weather classic for a crowd. Mix the ingredients in a cocktail shaker before pouring into salt-rimmed glasses. Serve immediately. These cocktails are a fun twist on the classic and incredibly easy to mix for one or more. Perfect for happy hour, mom's night in, Cinco de Mayo and more! #ad

May 4, 2019

TRISCUIT Crackers Cucumber Bites

TRISCUIT Cucumber Bites are served on a white platter with white wine in the background
TRISCUIT Cracker Cucumber Bites are the perfect warm weather appetizer for entertaining! Made with just a few simple ingredients, this appetizer celebrates seasonal flavors. Top Original TRISCUIT Crackers with cucumber rounds, feta cheese, a drizzle of olive oil and a sprinkle of black pepper to make this easy cucumber recipe. Easily made in advance and in large batches, this summer finger food is perfect for a crowd and for outdoor entertaining. #ad

April 26, 2019

Instant Pot Macaroni and Cheese

Bowls of Instant Pot Macaroni and Cheese are served
Comfort food just got easier, thanks to the electric pressure cooker. Instant Pot Macaroni and Cheese is a new family favorite that takes very little time and doesn't need babysitting. Once the macaroni cooks in the Instant Pot, add the cheese, milk and butter to make the creamiest mac 'n cheese imaginable. Dress it up with seasonal ingredients like spring peas or toasty bacon and serve for the easiest, most comforting meal. Makes 8 servings.

April 15, 2019

Homemade Waffles with Strawberries and Cream

Homemade Waffles with Strawberries and Cream are served on a platter
Whip up Homemade Waffles with Strawberries and Cream as a brunch centerpiece this spring! This breakfast sweet is perfect for Easter, Mother’s Day or any other warmer weather gathering. Make the homemade waffles, then add fresh sliced strawberries and a drizzle of Eagle Brand sweetened condensed milk. Whether you're entertaining friends for brunch or simply feeding your family a special breakfast, these strawberry waffles are something special! #ad