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Holiday Recipes

Bourbon Cranberry Sauce

November 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

Fresh cranberries, a splash of bourbon, a sprinkling of brown sugar and a touch of vanilla. We have created the perfect companion for Tom, the star of the Thanksgiving dinner table. This recipe is quick and simple with plenty of wiggle room for improvisation. Whether you [...]

Holiday Moscow Mule

November 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Pomegranates are in season October through February, making them both a  colorful and delicious addition to the holiday season. When choosing your pomegranate look for a deep color with a red to reddish-brown outer rind. If it’s ripe it will feel heavy for its size. [...]

Rolled Stuffed Turkey Breast

November 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

A beautiful and delicious recipe for smaller holiday celebrations or perhaps a romantic Thanksgiving “in” for two. Not all celebrations are large and this is a dazzling centerpiece for a ‘lighter’ gathering of friends. Your local butcher will gladly [...]

basil & salt’s summer berry cocktail

August 31, 2017 // 1 Comment

A bottle of gin, a hot summer evening and great conversation create the most dazzling of cocktails. Join us in ushering out summer and bringing in fall with our Summer Berry Cocktail. Use all raspberry or blackberry purée or follow our lead and use equal parts of each. [...]

Cinnamon Apple Cider Doughnuts

August 29, 2017 // 2 Comments

The secret to a great doughnut is to use the best ingredients. Use real butter, not margarine and real buttermilk, not powder. This recipe also asks for apple butter. If you aren’t familiar with this delicious concoction, you can generally find a jar at the farmers [...]

Holiday Cocktail: Sinfully Delicious Yule Nog

December 1, 2016 // 2 Comments

As the temperature drops and with the holiday season in full swing, there is no better way to celebrate than with a traditional festive beverage. Eggnog, a spiked mixture of egg yolk and milk, has been around for centuries and is often enjoyed around Christmas time. In the [...]

Whimsical Eggnog Cookie Gift Tags

November 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

A festive holiday idea the entire family can do together. Why label gifts with a slip of paper when you can use cookies instead? This a festive holiday project the entire family can do together. Mix food color and vanilla extract to paint designs on frosted, gift tag-shaped [...]