tasty (re)creations

August 2, 2010

The Freshest Pina Colada

Filed under: Drink, Uncategorized — Tags: — sophiestatz @ 10:46 pm


Combine the following in a blender:

2 cups of ice

one small pineapple, cut in slices

1/2 can of coconut milk, including all of the coconut cream

1/3 cup frozen pineapple juice concetrate

2 tablespoons sugar

1/2 cup rum (preferably Puerto Rican rum!)

Blend to perfection and serve with slices of pineapple as garnish.


July 10, 2010

Honey Lavender Lemonade

Filed under: Drink, Uncategorized — Tags: — sophiestatz @ 10:44 pm

Honey lemonade is delicious. Honey lemonade with lavender is divine.


  • ice cubes
  • 1/2 cup dried lavender (you can use less but i love it with a strong lavender flavor)
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 1 cup honey
  • 8 lemons
  • 5 cups cold water, or as needed


Pour one cup of boiling water over lavender. Steep for ten minutes then drain and discard lavender flowers.

Stir honey and one cup of hot water over low heat until blended.

Let cool and add lavender water, honey water, lemon juice, and cold water.

Pour into iced glasses.


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