Instructables: exploring - food - alcohol - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:07:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make Hot Buttered Rum http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Hot-Buttered-Rum/
How to Make Hot Buttered Rum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/H99P/HS1RT5BA/FINH99PHS1RT5BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/H99P/HS1RT5BA/FINH99PHS1RT5BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/H99P/HS1RT5BA/FINH99PHS1RT5BA.SMALL.jpg briannayoung In the colder months, I know everyone loves to cozy up by a nice hot fire and have a warm, comforting drink in their hands. Hot cocoa is great most of the time, but sometimes we want something a little stronger. Whether it's heating things up with a loved one by the fire, or having a small get tog...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:30:44 PST
Arrested Development Jello Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrested-Development-Jello-Shooter/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:08:45 PST
Still Parrot http://www.instructables.com/id/Distillation-Parrot/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 21:01:52 PST
Sabering a Champagne Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Sabering-a-Champagne-Bottle/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 10:57:48 PST
Balmora Blue (Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim) http://www.instructables.com/id/Balmora-Blue-Elder-Scrolls-V-Skyrim/
Balmora Blue (Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/J3LI/HRI96YBC/FMJJ3LIHRI96YBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/J3LI/HRI96YBC/FMJJ3LIHRI96YBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/J3LI/HRI96YBC/FMJJ3LIHRI96YBC.SMALL.jpg TheBoozyBarista What is Balmora Blue? It is one of the few banned alcoholic beverages in Skyrim, that's what! It comes straight from the City of Balmora in the province of Morrowind and is supposed to be made with another illicit substance: Moonsugar. Everything about this drink is absolutely naughty! So Why ...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 22:08:30 PST
Homebrewing 101 + Free Printable Labels http://www.instructables.com/id/Homebrewing-101-Beer-Brewing-Basics-Free-Printable/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:25:42 PST
Daedric Lava Whiskey (Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion) http://www.instructables.com/id/Daedric-Lava-Whiskey-Elder-Scrolls-IV-Oblivion/
Daedric Lava Whiskey (Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/Q218/HRBNDEGG/F79Q218HRBNDEGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/Q218/HRBNDEGG/F79Q218HRBNDEGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/Q218/HRBNDEGG/F79Q218HRBNDEGG.SMALL.jpg TheBoozyBarista "Find him... and close shut the jaws of Oblivion." -Emperor Uriel Septim VII Inspiration Fewer video games have devoured more hours of my life than Oblivion. This game was my world for an absurd amount of time. The entire Elder Scrolls series has been a constant favorite throughout my life, an...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 17:45:55 PST
Hot dogs and potatoes - Salchipapas - with Refajo (Colombian Dish and Drink) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-dogs-and-potatoes-Slachipapas-with-Refajo-Colo/
Hot dogs and potatoes - Salchipapas - with Refajo (Colombian Dish and Drink) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6H57/HRCK3VP0/F176H57HRCK3VP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6H57/HRCK3VP0/F176H57HRCK3VP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/6H57/HRCK3VP0/F176H57HRCK3VP0.SMALL.jpg Mutazek This is a typical dish from Latin America and here in my country (Colombia), is found in almost every corner. Especially for movie nights, sit and watch sports with friends or just to eat at any time! And with a large glass of Refajo is perfect for those hot days. There are many ways to do it, s...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 00:33:12 PST
Horseradish Vodka http://www.instructables.com/id/Horse-Radish-Vodka/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 09:22:06 PST
The Blind Russian (Bailey's Irish Cream Mixed Drink) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Blind-Russian-Baileys-Irish-Cream-Mixed-Drink/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/XR3X/HQSV2Q98/F1YXR3XHQSV2Q98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/XR3X/HQSV2Q98/F1YXR3XHQSV2Q98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/XR3X/HQSV2Q98/F1YXR3XHQSV2Q98.SMALL.jpg thevegetarianbaker Last week I shared with you all how to make Homemade Bailey's Irish Cream, so this week I wanted to share with you all some mixed drinks you can make with them. Another Mixed Drink with Bailey's: The Moo Moo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rxdaUCz4wnk Ingredients: 3/4 oz Bailey's® Irish cream (htt...
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 09:08:04 PST
Apple Pie Cocktail + Cool Apple Serving Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Pie-Cocktail-Cool-Apple-Serving-Cup/
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 08:30:46 PST
Fruity Rose Cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/Fruity-Rose-Cocktail/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/35EK/HQ1DR81H/F8J35EKHQ1DR81H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/35EK/HQ1DR81H/F8J35EKHQ1DR81H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/35EK/HQ1DR81H/F8J35EKHQ1DR81H.SMALL.jpg drekrugs For a delicious and light cocktail try this fruity drink. Nice for a party night to share with friends but also great for hogging the entire delicious drink to yourself.For 1 Liter or about 34 ounces mix in a shaker and pour into fancy glasses:300ml (10oz) vodka150ml (5oz) Triple Sec300ml (10oz) app...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 23:18:28 PST
Refreshing Alcoholic Ginger Beer with Orange http://www.instructables.com/id/Refreshing-Alcoholic-Ginger-Beer-with-Orange/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 18:52:18 PST
Toffifay Cordial http://www.instructables.com/id/Toffifay-Cordial/
Toffifay Cordial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/ZYL6/HPWBZLEF/F2OZYL6HPWBZLEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/ZYL6/HPWBZLEF/F2OZYL6HPWBZLEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/ZYL6/HPWBZLEF/F2OZYL6HPWBZLEF.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead Boof.  Yesterday was New Year’s Eve which calls for recklessly drinking and eating far more than what any decent and upstanding individual should consume, particularly those who give a couple thoughts to their health every once in a while – I am not one of those people which is why I am a constant d...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 11:03:29 PST
WHISKEY FONDUE http://www.instructables.com/id/WHISKEY-FONDUE/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/2AEW/HPV0NWTC/F3Z2AEWHPV0NWTC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/2AEW/HPV0NWTC/F3Z2AEWHPV0NWTC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/2AEW/HPV0NWTC/F3Z2AEWHPV0NWTC.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas Whiskey Fondue For those of you who aren't ready to start you diet right after New Year's, here's a really simple recipe worth all the calories! A lot of homemade fondue recipes only call for two different types of cheeses. Since I'm a major cheese lover, I decided to use four. If you like spicy fo...
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 16:31:28 PST
The Pink Donut: A Cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pink-Donut-A-Cocktail/
The Pink Donut: A Cocktail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/478E/HPT94Z4Y/F3E478EHPT94Z4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/478E/HPT94Z4Y/F3E478EHPT94Z4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/478E/HPT94Z4Y/F3E478EHPT94Z4Y.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead What separates a pink donut from a regular glazed donut? Pink.  A pink donut tastes just like a regular donut, but pink donuts are FAR cuter than regular donuts which is why pink donuts win.  :3 To quote the unparalleled wisdom of Homer Simpson:  "Mmmmm, pink donut...  drooling noises" Ingredien...
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 12:44:12 PST
Bacon Maple Donut: A Breakfast Martini http://www.instructables.com/id/Bacon-Maple-Donut-A-Breakfast-Martini/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 17:56:38 PST
Create a Black and Tan Beer Cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Black-and-Tan-Beer-Cocktail/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/3S1V/HPPSA5YM/FB73S1VHPPSA5YM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/3S1V/HPPSA5YM/FB73S1VHPPSA5YM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/3S1V/HPPSA5YM/FB73S1VHPPSA5YM.SMALL.jpg mazzmn Black and Tans, (also known as a Half and Halfs) are an easy and tasty beer "cocktail". Plus as an Instructables fan, you can optionally enjoy making your own custom Black and Tan Spoon to stock your bar and amaze your friends! Ingredients: There are only two ingredients to a Black and Tan and the ...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 19:31:11 PST
Ferrero Rocher Cordial http://www.instructables.com/id/Ferrero-Rocher-Cordial/
Ferrero Rocher Cordial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/B8G1/HPQO9J2U/F94B8G1HPQO9J2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/B8G1/HPQO9J2U/F94B8G1HPQO9J2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/B8G1/HPQO9J2U/F94B8G1HPQO9J2U.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead It's kinda weird that I rarely eat Ferrero Rocher outside of an international airport.  I mean, I can find these chocolatey, delicious candies of hazelnut perfection outside the times when I dread being smashed into a tiny seat next to a gentleman with far too much cologne, but I never think to buy ...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 13:49:22 PST
7-Up Cake: The Cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Up-Cake-The-Cocktail/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 13:15:42 PST
Almond Joy Martini http://www.instructables.com/id/Almond-Joy-Martini/
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Wed, 25 Dec 2013 09:13:51 PST
Bourbon Pecan Pie Martini http://www.instructables.com/id/Bourbon-Pecan-Pie-Martini/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 12:57:55 PST
Fruitcake Cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/Fruitcake-Cocktail/
Fruitcake Cocktail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/7F5E/HPG4NT00/FTS7F5EHPG4NT00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/7F5E/HPG4NT00/FTS7F5EHPG4NT00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/7F5E/HPG4NT00/FTS7F5EHPG4NT00.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead What's Christmas without fruitcake? A BIG FAT JOKE, THAT'S WHAT! Ok, so you might not like fruitcake.  Or maybe you just don't think you like fruitcake because you've never had my mom's fruitcake that is full of candied citrus, nuts, currants, figs, dates, and lots of rum.  It's like trail mix hel...
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 12:31:20 PST
Cheesecake Martini http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheesecake-Martini/
Cheesecake Martini - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/2TG3/HPDQ1BHD/FQB2TG3HPDQ1BHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/2TG3/HPDQ1BHD/FQB2TG3HPDQ1BHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/2TG3/HPDQ1BHD/FQB2TG3HPDQ1BHD.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead Cheesecake has one of those unmistakable flavors that's hard to beat.  It's tangy, sweet, and creamy, and the graham cracker crust adds a beautiful textural contrast. If you also like cheesecake, consider making yourself something with all the high points of this delicious dessert and all the power...
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 12:11:09 PST
Frozen Mango Strawberry Cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/Frozen-Mango-Strawberry-Cocktail/
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 16:13:05 PDT
watermelon cocktail http://www.instructables.com/id/watermelon-cocktail/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/8H06/HJKC5MG1/FYT8H06HJKC5MG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/8H06/HJKC5MG1/FYT8H06HJKC5MG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/8H06/HJKC5MG1/FYT8H06HJKC5MG1.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Nothing could be easier or prettier than a watermelon cocktail! We got four watermelons today in the test kitchen - Audrey wanted to dehydrate them, and I am reaaaaaally looking forward to that. We had half of a big watermelon left over. We also had tequila. And so watermelons cocktails happened wi...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 20:15:09 PDT
Summer Cocktails http://www.instructables.com/id/Summer-Cocktails/
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 10:32:46 PDT
Jack Daniel's BBQ Sauce! http://www.instructables.com/id/Jack-Daniels-BBQ-Sauce/
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Mon, 22 Jul 2013 09:50:32 PDT
Cantaloupe Ice Drink http://www.instructables.com/id/Cantaloupe-Ice-Drink/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 16:13:31 PDT
Watermelon Ice Drink http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Ice-Drink/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 15:01:02 PDT
Simple Beer #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Beer-No1/
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 07:48:42 PDT
Homemade Chocolates! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolates-for-Men/
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 09:04:36 PST
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Shot Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Covered-Strawberry-Shot-Glasses/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/M0DE/HCV99MJ1/F8LM0DEHCV99MJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/M0DE/HCV99MJ1/F8LM0DEHCV99MJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/M0DE/HCV99MJ1/F8LM0DEHCV99MJ1.SMALL.jpg ericasweettooth Nothing says "I Love You" quite like alcohol served up in an edible shot glass.  And when that edible shot glass is made out of a chocolate covered strawberry, you know your sweetie will swoon.  Or maybe that's just them passing out from the booze, but either way they'll love it!  Here's how to mak...
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Fri, 8 Feb 2013 10:48:31 PST
Bellini Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Bellini-Cookies/
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Mon, 31 Dec 2012 15:41:10 PST
How to Make an Old Fashioned http://www.instructables.com/id/History-of-an-Old-Fashioned/
How to Make an Old Fashioned - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/H8SA/H8FYOJA4/F8NH8SAH8FYOJA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/H8SA/H8FYOJA4/F8NH8SAH8FYOJA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/H8SA/H8FYOJA4/F8NH8SAH8FYOJA4.SMALL.jpg ensweis In our instructions below, we explain how to make your fruit garnish and your own simple syrup in addition to an Old Fashioned. History of an Old Fashioned An Old Fashioned is a cocktail that can be made with either brandy or whiskey depending on your preference or the situation. We preferred to ...
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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 16:18:01 PDT
Chocolate Red Wine Cupcakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Red-Wine-Cupcakes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/2LVD/H7431NXQ/FIW2LVDH7431NXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/2LVD/H7431NXQ/FIW2LVDH7431NXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/2LVD/H7431NXQ/FIW2LVDH7431NXQ.SMALL.jpg sensualappeal Hey guys! So this dessert was created specifically for my mom for Mother's Day back in May; you can see the full post on my blog here. The cake part tastes primarily of chocolate, with a nice deep flavor, but finishes with a subtle wine flavor kick. It leaves a wine taste in your mouth. Together wit...
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 18:33:22 PDT
Deep Fried PB&J Shot Cupcakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Deep-Fried-PBJ-Shot-Cupcakes/
Deep Fried PB&J Shot Cupcakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/2GO2/H742PJOJ/FP12GO2H742PJOJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/2GO2/H742PJOJ/FP12GO2H742PJOJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/2GO2/H742PJOJ/FP12GO2H742PJOJ.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas I came across a bottle of PB & J Vodka and knew I wanted to do something really fun with it. I decided to take two things that are really bad for you, fried foods & booze and make a really awesome dessert out of it. Fried PB&J sandwiches are sold at carnivals & street fairs nationwide. I took that c...
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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 16:05:54 PDT
Strawberry Mead (1 gallon) http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawberry-Mead/
Strawberry Mead (1 gallon) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/SU5O/H5R9F6QI/FP1SU5OH5R9F6QI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/SU5O/H5R9F6QI/FP1SU5OH5R9F6QI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/SU5O/H5R9F6QI/FP1SU5OH5R9F6QI.SMALL.jpg jimbles Hey everyone! Thanks for checking out this Strawberry Mead Instructable. It's not very hard and makes a really delicious mead when it's finished. This calls for the Strawberries to be added during primary fermentation. But most of the experts in blind tests have preferred meads with fruit (actually...
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Tue, 21 Aug 2012 23:57:58 PDT
D.I.Y. Angostura Cocktail Bitters http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Angostura-Cocktail-Bitters/
D.I.Y. Angostura Cocktail Bitters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/MG34/H4AGJF19/F1FMG34H4AGJF19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/MG34/H4AGJF19/F1FMG34H4AGJF19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/MG34/H4AGJF19/F1FMG34H4AGJF19.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas Most of us have heard of Angostura Bitters, and probably have an aged bottle in our pantry somewhere for use in the occasional Manhattan or other classic cocktail. But what are Bitters? Bitters are the bartenders' secret. They are liquid concentrations of flavors. Some of them have dozens of botani...
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 13:40:34 PDT
Southern Style Grilled Peach Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Southern-Style-Grilled-Peach-Cooler/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/W5PU/H3Z3CBKW/FCWW5PUH3Z3CBKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/W5PU/H3Z3CBKW/FCWW5PUH3Z3CBKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/W5PU/H3Z3CBKW/FCWW5PUH3Z3CBKW.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie I love finding old recipes and giving them a new twist! This recipe is based on one I found in an old (1940's) hostess booklet that I found at a rummage sale for a nickle. For the 'mocktail' version, substitute a tropical juice blend for the Southern Comfort.  Ingredients: 2 peaches (fresh), cut in...
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Fri, 29 Jun 2012 11:21:09 PDT
Boozy fruit http://www.instructables.com/id/Boozy-fruit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/BJX7/H3Z3VP64/FK7BJX7H3Z3VP64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/BJX7/H3Z3VP64/FK7BJX7H3Z3VP64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/BJX7/H3Z3VP64/FK7BJX7H3Z3VP64.SMALL.jpg canida Alcohol-infused fruit is a super-easy, delicious way to produce unique garnishes for your favorite fruity drinks, or create a great summer dessert when used atop ice cream or lightly-sweetened whipped cream. There are many ways to do this.   Low-tech: - if you want to use minimal amounts of your bo...
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Sun, 1 Jul 2012 17:48:19 PDT
DRUNKEN Snow Cones http://www.instructables.com/id/DRUNKEN-Snow-Cones/
DRUNKEN Snow Cones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/QJP9/H3NLC0MV/FOPQJP9H3NLC0MV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/QJP9/H3NLC0MV/FOPQJP9H3NLC0MV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/QJP9/H3NLC0MV/FOPQJP9H3NLC0MV.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas Who says snow cones are only for kids? These spiked snow cones are the perfect adult summer time treat!   I've turned four well known martinis into delicious fun snow cones!  These are the flavors I created:  Appletini Snow Cone, Classic Manhattan Snow Cone, Blue Lagoon Snow Cone & a Cotton Candy ...
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 21:10:29 PDT
Cocktail Popsicles (aka Cocksicles) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cocktail-Popsicles-aka-Cocksicles/
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 17:05:54 PDT
liqueur of a thousand roses http://www.instructables.com/id/liqueur-of-a-thousand-roses/
liqueur of a thousand roses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/C38G/H2MYKC53/FAWC38GH2MYKC53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/C38G/H2MYKC53/FAWC38GH2MYKC53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/C38G/H2MYKC53/FAWC38GH2MYKC53.SMALL.jpg andyk75 In my garden I have a bush of roses 'rosa centifolia' which is an old ancient type of rose. It's the kind of rose that is used for fragrances and perfumes. The downside of the beautiful scent is the fact that they only bloom once a year and the blossoms fade in one day. That's why this year I chose...
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Tue, 29 May 2012 05:11:09 PDT
Bootleg Bailey's Irish Cream http://www.instructables.com/id/Bootleg-Baileys-Irish-Cream/
Bootleg Bailey's Irish Cream - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/JC0A/H0OIWRIS/FCKJC0AH0OIWRIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/JC0A/H0OIWRIS/FCKJC0AH0OIWRIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/JC0A/H0OIWRIS/FCKJC0AH0OIWRIS.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas I first had homemade Baileys almost a year ago at a girlfriends house. My friends used an old recipe they'd had for years. The recipe contained vodka, whiskey, condensed milk, coffee grinds & chocolate syrup. It wasn't terrible, but it wasn't great. I knew there had to be a better alternative with h...
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Thu, 5 Apr 2012 20:09:39 PDT
Skittles Vodka Gummi Bears! http://www.instructables.com/id/Skittles-Vodka-Gummi-Bears/
Skittles Vodka Gummi Bears! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/63M8/GYWSZ523/F0H63M8GYWSZ523.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/63M8/GYWSZ523/F0H63M8GYWSZ523.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/63M8/GYWSZ523/F0H63M8GYWSZ523.SMALL.jpg ChewyCov Now, before I start this Instructable (my first!), I have some sources to cite. First, I made skittles vodka or "Love Potions" as Grymee (http://www.instructables.com/member/Grymee/ ) calls it. Here is Grymee's guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Potions/ .  And this guide is almost a copy of...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 11:41:44 PST
DIY Shot Glasses Made of Ice http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Shot-Glasses-Made-of-Ice/
DIY Shot Glasses Made of Ice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6Y2P/GYO8A57K/FN96Y2PGYO8A57K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6Y2P/GYO8A57K/FN96Y2PGYO8A57K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6Y2P/GYO8A57K/FN96Y2PGYO8A57K.SMALL.jpg intimateweddings Making a shot glass out of ice is a cinch. I actually used two flavors of a Kool-aid-like beverage to make these glasses; blue raspberry and blueberry pomegranate. Not only do they make the ice shot glasses a lovely shade of blue, they taste good too. However, they do leave a bit of residual stickin...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2012 08:28:51 PST
Sake Bomb http://www.instructables.com/id/Sake-Bomb/
Sake Bomb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/XCIZ/F4EHYV4X/F88XCIZF4EHYV4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/XCIZ/F4EHYV4X/F88XCIZF4EHYV4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/XCIZ/F4EHYV4X/F88XCIZF4EHYV4X.SMALL.jpg trebuchet03 Are you of legal drinking age? Want to join the hipster social drinking scene? Sake bombs are fun to make and exciting to drink. Additionally, this is a great way to get rid of bad sake. We had a sake tasting - bottles ranging from $4 to $12. Surprisingly, the $7 bottle (Snow Beauty) was the best in...
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Sun, 22 Jul 2007 17:32:39 PDT
Chocolate Liqueur (Creme de Cacao) http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Liqueur-Creme-de-Cacao/
Chocolate Liqueur (Creme de Cacao) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/OVUM/GNFSJDPY/F3LOVUMGNFSJDPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/OVUM/GNFSJDPY/F3LOVUMGNFSJDPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/OVUM/GNFSJDPY/F3LOVUMGNFSJDPY.SMALL.jpg dlewisa Who doesn't like chocolate? . . . probably people allergic to it. Who doesn't like booze? . . . teetotalers. Hmmm. Oh well, I press onward. Homemade flavored alcohols are easy to make. And here's how to make just one of an infinity of variations. You might like to enjoy this before, after, or durin...
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Tue, 10 May 2011 09:30:55 PDT
Distinguished Gentlemans Burnt Whiskey Caramel http://www.instructables.com/id/Distinguished-Gentlemans-Burnt-Whiskey-Caramel/
Distinguished Gentlemans Burnt Whiskey Caramel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/9OHX/GVVPVBRV/F6B9OHXGVVPVBRV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/9OHX/GVVPVBRV/F6B9OHXGVVPVBRV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/9OHX/GVVPVBRV/F6B9OHXGVVPVBRV.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas When ever I think of whiskey,  images of a man in a smoking jacket retiring in his study, contemplating world changing thoughts are evoked. Think Winston Churchill or Roosevelt. It can be so hard to find the right gift for the Distinguished Gentleman. These Burnt Whiskey Caramel's are the perfect s...
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Wed, 7 Dec 2011 13:58:16 PST