Instructables: exploring - food - champagne - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:29:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Watermelon Champagne Granita http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Champagne-Granita/
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By: jenzyme

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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 23:35:31 PDT
Bellini Cookies http://www.instructables.com/id/Bellini-Cookies/
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Mon, 31 Dec 2012 15:41:10 PST
Mimosa Jell-o (jelly) Shots http://www.instructables.com/id/Mimosa-Jell-o-jelly-Shots/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/H71V/H1JUJQQZ/F8JH71VH1JUJQQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/H71V/H1JUJQQZ/F8JH71VH1JUJQQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/H71V/H1JUJQQZ/F8JH71VH1JUJQQZ.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Try this fun twist on the Jell-shot for your next party - the mimosa Jell-o shot!  The combination of champagne and orange juice is one of my favorites - so I knew I had to try it in jelly shot form.  I thought about combining champagne + orange flavored Jell-o, but decided to try and capture all of...
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Mon, 18 Jun 2012 14:03:42 PDT
liqueur of a thousand roses http://www.instructables.com/id/liqueur-of-a-thousand-roses/
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Tue, 29 May 2012 05:11:09 PDT
Strawberries & Champagne Jello http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawberries-and-Champagne-Jello/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/VDVB/GYGFD6J2/FJ8VDVBGYGFD6J2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/VDVB/GYGFD6J2/FJ8VDVBGYGFD6J2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/VDVB/GYGFD6J2/FJ8VDVBGYGFD6J2.SMALL.jpg skeinywoman This makes an attractive dessert for a Valentine's themed dinner party. Serve it in individual champagne flutes for best effect. This makes about 6 servings, depending on cup size. You will need: 1 cup ginger ale (for some sweetness) 3 cups COLD Champagne/sparkling wine (nothing expensive, of cours...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2012 19:49:05 PST
Fruity Champagne Cocktails (Raspberry, Blackberry and Orange) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fruity-Champagne-Cocktails-Raspberry-Blackberry-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/HHQM/GO6V3XZT/FO8HHQMGO6V3XZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/HHQM/GO6V3XZT/FO8HHQMGO6V3XZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/HHQM/GO6V3XZT/FO8HHQMGO6V3XZT.SMALL.jpg annahowardshaw Since bunch is the only meal that encourages boozing before noon, you might as well make the most of it with some fun and colorful champagne cocktails! Raspberry Ginger Lime Cocktail 12 raspberries, lightly mashed 1 oz Triple Sec 1 oz  ginger syrup Squeeze of lime Fill with champagne Vanilla Blac...
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Fri, 27 May 2011 21:25:03 PDT
Straw-beery Parfait http://www.instructables.com/id/Straw-beery-Parfait/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/PYD8/GSCZ5E5Z/F40PYD8GSCZ5E5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/PYD8/GSCZ5E5Z/F40PYD8GSCZ5E5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/PYD8/GSCZ5E5Z/F40PYD8GSCZ5E5Z.SMALL.jpg bajablue Because BEER IS FOOD... and it can taste really GOOD, too! ;-D Ingredients: Strawberry Jello Beer Cool Whip Mandarin Oranges Frozen Blueberries Prepare the Jello according to the package directions, but substitute the water with BEER. I followed the quick-set instructions and ...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2011 09:28:28 PDT
strawberry pink champagne cupcakes http://www.instructables.com/id/strawberry-pink-champagne-cupcakes/
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By: aweekfromthursday

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Sun, 2 Jan 2011 10:07:43 PST
Peach Punch http://www.instructables.com/id/Peach-Punch/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2008 13:37:18 PDT