Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Memorial Day Relief


Last weekend was a fairly typical Memorial Day in the Midwest. Rain - there is always rain. Monday, when the rain let up long enough for the sun to kick the humidity up to an oppressive percentage the only thing to do was make summery cocktails.

Remember way back, when I took one of these.....


...and shoved in a jar full of rum and ginger? This was the inspiration for our cocktails - that and the free app on my phone.


Pineapple-ginger infused rum, fresh pineapple, creme de coconut and ice. A spin through the Vita-Mix and....


Frosty, sweet respite.

1 comment:

Alexis E. said...

Yes please! Just add the party boat out on the lake and I'll spend all summer there. =0)