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And in Other Cocktail News – Kahlua

Monday, April 18th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

How I love getting a package in the mail…you know, brown paper packages tied up with string. Or packing tape. Either way.

Kahlua came knocking on my door this week. Let’s mix up some libations!

Isn’t Kahlua the yummiest?

Kahlua 101

Saturday, February 12th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

I thought I would slip a bonus post (or two) in this weekend. If your mind is on Valentine’s Day today, here are some super easy and yummy cocktails to be made with Kahlua. Isn’t Kahlua yummy? All sweet and exotic – it’s great by itself or even poured over some ice cream. Easy ideas, both. But here are a couple more ideas from Chef Aaron Sanchez sent to me by our friend Jaclyn in New York.

Celebrity Chef and TV Personality, Aarón Sánchez’s favorite cocktails are easy to make in the comfort of your own home and are simply delicious! Each is made with Kahlúa, keeping close to his Mexican heritage.

Here are a few recipes below for you to try this Valentine’s Day…

Kahlúa Black Russian

1 part Kahlúa
1 part ABSOLUT® Vodka
How to mix it
Fill a rocks glass with ice, add Kahlúa and ABSOLUT VODKA and stir.

Kahlúa Espresso Martini
1.5 parts Kahlúa
1 fresh brewed espresso
How to mix it
Fill a shaker with ice, add Kahlúa, ABSOLUT VODKA and a fresh brewed espresso. Shake vigorously, and strain into a chilled martini glass.

Kahlúa Sparkling Water
2 parts Kahlúa
4 parts soda water
How to mix it
Pour Kahlúa into a highball glass filled with ice. Add soda water. Top it with a lime and serve.

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Don’t they sound delicious? Charm your Valentine.

xoxo, Patti

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Fun Find Friday-Kahlua’s Delicioso Night In

Friday, January 7th, 2011

Good Morning Darlings!

I just received a fun message from Jaclyn in New York telling me about Kahlua’s Delicioso Night In 2011. Not only do they have Food Network Chef Aaron Sanchez on board, but they are giving away a trip for FOUR – one night in NYC and three nights in Veracruz, Mexico. And the evening in NYC is accompanied by a dinner hosted by Chef Sanchez in New York. Wouldn’t that be swell? Log on to the website and you could win! I might win, too!

Come on in for some party ideas and a fun recipe