Two thirst-quenching cocktails to celebrate National Margarita Day.

Of course, here at basil & salt, we don't care what day it is. It's always a good day for tequila! Why is today National Margarita Day? Every February 22, we come together for National Margarita Day to pay homage to our favorite celebratory cocktail. The margarita — triple sec, tequila, and lime juice — … Continue reading Two thirst-quenching cocktails to celebrate National Margarita Day.

No, Mezcal is Not Just a Smoky Tequila – Debunking Mezcal Myths for National Mezcal Day

For anyone who has said “Mezcal is Tequila’s smoky cousin,” Ilegal Mezcal, the handcrafted Mexican spirit with a legendary history, is here to dispel myths about the diverse spirit in honor of National Mezcal Day, October 21st. Myth 1: All Mezcal is smoky Smokiness is not a virtue of mezcal - the level of smoke … Continue reading No, Mezcal is Not Just a Smoky Tequila – Debunking Mezcal Myths for National Mezcal Day

Game Day Finger Foods for Your Football Crew

We are ready for a crowd! Yes, our team is in the Super Bowl this year, Go Hawks! But every year this event calls for a big spread and it seems time is always limited.  A few pitchers of cocktails, delicious finger foods and great company is all we need, so let's simplify the menu … Continue reading Game Day Finger Foods for Your Football Crew

Quick and Dirty Game Day Foods

Football frenzied crowds are a festive lot to feed and making sure that everyone is satisfied with both quantity and flavor can be a tough task.  If time is an issue this weekend, we have you covered.  While my motto is, fresh and local whenever possible, reality is, it's not always possible and there are … Continue reading Quick and Dirty Game Day Foods

Game-Day Menu; Bloody Mary’s and Baby Back Ribs

We all have our favorite foods to eat with our hands on game-day.  Would it really  be a pigskin party without chicken wings and the ultimate finger food, baby back ribs? You have heard me say it before and I am shouting it out again.  It is much more fun to watch the game and … Continue reading Game-Day Menu; Bloody Mary’s and Baby Back Ribs

Lulu B’s Fabulous Cocktails have your chocolate craving handled

Longer days and warmer evenings mean grilling season.  It also means evenings with friends, family and chilled cocktails on the back deck.  This time of year the dinner party moves outdoors and thankfully Lulu B. has the most Fabulous Cocktails to serve at your next gathering. Spending time with the girlfriends catching up and having … Continue reading Lulu B’s Fabulous Cocktails have your chocolate craving handled