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Pitcher of Bloody Marys

INGREDIENTS: 6 limes, juiced 1 tablespoon celery seeds 3 tablespoons grated fresh or prepared horseradish 2 quarts tomato juice, chilled 2 tablespoons hot sauce 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 1/2 cups pepper vodka, … Continue reading

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Homemade Limoncello

  INGREDIENTS 10 organic lemons, washed and dried 1 750-ml bottle vodka (100-proof preferred, or 80-proof) 1 to 4 cups sugar, to taste Equipment Vegetable peeler (or microplane or zester) Paring knife 1 quart jar or other similar-sized container with … Continue reading

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Classic Sangria

  Ingredients: 1 bottle dry red wine 1 tablespoon sugar 1/4 cup brandy 1/4 cup Triple sec or another orange liqueur 1/4 cup freshly squeezed orange juice Sliced peaches, apples, oranges or berries, tossed with a squeeze of lemon juice … Continue reading

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Iowa Girl’s Best Sangria EVER!

  Ingredients: 1 bottle merlot (can use cabernet or zinfandel) 1 lemon, cut into wedges 1 orange, cut into wedges 2-3 Tablespoons sugar (I used 3) 1 shot rum (I used 2) 2-3 cups Ginger Ale (I used club soda) … Continue reading

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