Category: Party Ideas

Cucumber, Basil & Lime Gimlet

Grab your extra cukes from the garden and mix this up!

1 1/2 ounces vodka or gin
2 1/4-inch slices cucumber, peeled
2 fresh basil leaves. plus more for garnish
1 ounce lemonade
1/4 to 1/2 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice, to taste

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Cheetos Cookies

Ok now, WHO’S going to try these with me?!?!?!

4 cups whole Cheetos puffs, divided

1-1/4 cup all-purpose flour

1 Tbsp cream of tartar

1/2 tsp baking soda

1/2 tsp salt

1/4 cup unsalted butter, room temperature

1/4 cup shortening

1/2 cup sugar

1 egg, room temperature

1/8 tsp orange gel food coloring (optional)

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Bee Sting Cake

Sweet as honey – with a crispety crunchety top – YUM!

3 Egg, large

  • 3/4 cup Honey
  • 1 13/16 cups All-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Almond extract
  • 1 tbsp Baking powder
  • 1/4 cup Confectioners’ sugar
  • 1/3 cup Cornstarch
  • 2 1/2 tsp Cream of tartar
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 9 tbsp Sugar
  • 2 tsp Vanilla
  • 1/2 cup Almonds
  • 7 tbsp Butter, unsalted
  • 4 oz Butter
  • 1 cup Heavy whipping cream
  • 2 cup Milk

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