Beverage

Firefly inspired Saffron’s Cider

Firefly inspired Saffron’s Cider

This month’s Theme of the Month Menu is Firefly. As I re-watched the episodes for Firefly, I found a lot of inspiration. My first was to create a custom tea blend at Adagio and use it for my Firefly inspired Saffron’s Cider. This tea is […]

Cherry Bomb Smoothie

Cherry Bomb Smoothie

This month’s Food ‘n Flix Challenge is the movie Wreck-It Ralph, which is a family favorite. I was inspired to create this Cherry Bomb Smoothie based on the race held toward the end of the movie. My kids love video games, and we enjoy playing […]

Wizarding World Butterbeer

Wizarding World Butterbeer

When we visited the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood, we ordered Butterbeer with our meal at the Three Broomsticks. It was a real treat to taste what we’ve been reading about and watching in the movies for so long. For those […]

Wizarding World Hot Butterbeer

Wizarding World Hot Butterbeer

  The Wizarding World Hot Butterbeer recipe below helps satisfy my craving for this delicious drink between visits to the park. When we visited Universal Studios Hollywood, Hot Butterbeer wasn’t available as the weather was just too hot. We are hoping to be able to […]

Evil Queen Poison Apple-tini

Evil Queen Poison Apple-tini

I was inspired to create this Evil Queen Poison Apple-tini cocktail from the movie Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs. The evil queen is one of my favorite fictional witches. She is so vain and so cruel, she thinks nothing of killing someone just because […]

Haunted Mansion Cocktail – Essence of Death

Haunted Mansion Cocktail – Essence of Death

I wanted to come up with a Haunted Mansion cocktail for my Haunted Mansion dinner party and decided on this Essence of Death Cocktail. My son came up with the name, it seemed to fit the theme well. This drink looks a bit gray and […]

Disneyland Bengal Barbecue Venomade drink recipe

Disneyland Bengal Barbecue Venomade drink recipe

This drink recipe inspired by Disneyland Bengal Barbecue Venomade is actually a combination of what I was able to find for Venomade and Pomegranate Piranha Lemonade. The Pomegranate Piranha lemonade has a passion-fruit mango foam which sounds both tricky to duplicate at home and to […]

Bengal Barbecue inspired Jungle Julep

Bengal Barbecue inspired Jungle Julep

Recently Disneyland has introduced a new beverage at the Bengal Barbecue in Adventureland called the Jungle Julep. It is described as a tropical slush with a mixture of grape, orange, pineapple and lemon on the menu. From what I have read, it is similar to […]