Santa Margherita Floral Winesicles

If you’re looking for a dazzling dessert to wow friends and family this weekend, we have you covered. With their powerful and unique flavors, textures and colors, edible flowers have gained popularity as a creative and innovative ingredient for the culinary world ~Wikipedia This recipe is perfect for your any outdoor party or even packed in a cooler for a day at the beach. A great go-to … Continue reading Santa Margherita Floral Winesicles

Create a mimosa bar with Santa Margherita Prosecco

Don’t spend the evening tending bar, whip up pitchers of cocktails and create a self-serve mimosa bar for your guests. The holiday cocktail season is in full swing and mimosa’s are a delightful way to celebrate the backyard summer season. Thank you for visiting basil & salt! We look forward to bringing you great content for gardening, parenting, health and beauty and of course, delicious … Continue reading Create a mimosa bar with Santa Margherita Prosecco

Garden Party Perfect Summer Cocktails

Summer dreaming in late spring. It’s torture to have consistently warm temps so close and yet so far. This time of year they flirt mercilessly with us, flitting in out of the forecast, giving us just a tease and a taste of sun-filled days. While all of the recipes below have a refreshing air to them, I have a weakness for  Prosecco and I find drinking a delicious … Continue reading Garden Party Perfect Summer Cocktails

Step in to Spring with Cocktails by Santa Margherita

Our not-so-patient wait for spring is finally over and as the weather warms, bring out your playful side with festive, sexy cocktails from Santa Margherita. This delicious wine is perfect on its own and as a base for delicious cocktails paired with backyard festivities. Invite your friends, fire the grill and sip spring-inspired cocktails while celebrating the warm weather. Find Vini Santa Margherita on Facebook     Continue reading Step in to Spring with Cocktails by Santa Margherita

Geeking out with fun facts about Prosecco by Christie Kiley

Other than it being the bottle of bubbly you reach for when you don’t have the cash for Champagne, what is Prosecco? Few  know about its origins, except for the general vicinity of Italy and many don’t know what is in it.  Shall we geek out now with some fun facts about Prosecco? Where does it come from? The vineyards start at fifty and go up … Continue reading Geeking out with fun facts about Prosecco by Christie Kiley

Dazzling and Delicious Valentine’s Day Cocktails

If you didn’t plan early, making reservations at the restaurant of your choice can be quite a challenge.  Speaking from personal experience, even with a reservation, spending an hour waiting to be seated during the “night of love” is a common experience. Choosing to spend the “love fest” indoors is an excellent option. The two of you, a soft, low-burning fire, meats, fruits, cheeses and a … Continue reading Dazzling and Delicious Valentine’s Day Cocktails