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End of Summer Cocktail: Yes Way, Rośe!

Gin. Strawberry-lemon shrub. Rośe. Bitters. Looking at it, it doesn’t seem like much. Four ingredients. But it’s delightfully pink, packs a wallop, and is deliciously light which basically means it’s the perfect end of summer cocktail. This cocktail took me a bit of time to suss … it was my first time playing with bitters (and boy oh boy do they live up to their name). I had the OG

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Lemon Rhubarb Cheesecake

First things first: this is not a cake, it’s a pie. There is a crust. A uniform filling goes into the crust and it is baked. It doesn’t rise like a cake. And it is NOT iced. See? PIE, NOT CAKE. I may or may not have launched into this particular argument several times at Easter dinner and my family, bless them, just nodded along and agreed with me. Sometimes

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When Life Gives You Lemons: 9 Ways to Use Lemons

Ahhh, the sour sweetness of a lemon. Often the money-maker on a good piece of salmon, or the citrusy punch after the burn of a tequila shot. There are so many ways to use lemons and not nearly enough time to cover them all, but here are 9 ways that you need lemons in your life. As an adorable dessert bowl Yes, you heard me right. When you have friends coming

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Baked Earl Grey Donuts with a Double Lemon Glaze

It’s 2017, so of course the first recipe I’m giving you is donuts. THEY’RE BAKED, so they’re healthy … right? If nothing else you can claim you are embracing the act of fika (the Swedish act of having coffee plus little sandwiches or pastries, which: WINNING) wholeheartedly this year. The best part about these donuts (other than the utterly delightful citrus taste) is the IMPACT they make. I mean: don’t

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