Whether it's an after-five mixer or a friendly mix-and-mingle, we'll help you plan your cocktail party from olive to martini, with yummy noshes and a mixologist's guide to cocktail recipes.
Pink Love Champagne Cocktail
Champagne cocktails always make a dashing way to embark on the evening.
In a large nonstick skillet, heat 1 teaspoon oil at medium temperature. Add corn and half of green onions and season with salt and pepper;…
Mahammar (Pepper, Pomegranate and Walnut Dip)
A seasonal Mediterranean dip that’s a healthy holiday treat.
Caramelized Onion and Raisin Focaccia with Feta
Sweet caramelized onions and raisins provide a contrast to the salty feta and olives on this flatbread.
Pour ingredients into a shaker filled with ice. Shake sharply and strain into glass. Garnish with a twist of lime. Recipe by Amy Ephron, courtesy…
Muddle the lime wedges, mint leaves and brown sugar in a shaker glass. Add vodka and pomegranate liqueur. Shake well with ice and pour into…
Cheesy Barley Stuffed Mushrooms
These mushrooms make a colorful appetizer or a delicious side dish to meat. Shop for hull-less barley, which contains more of the original whole grain components than pearled barley.
Brown Sugar and Lime-Glazed Shrimp and Pineapple Kebabs
A little sweet, a little sticky, a little spicy… Oh! And kids will love them too!
Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce
Skewers of savory chicken and a luscious peanut sauce for dipping. Satay is the perfect dish for introducing kids to the flavors of the world.
California Ripe Olive and Fig Tapenade
Serve this tapenade on crostini spread with soft cheese like feta, goat or blue. Sponsored by California Ripe Olives.
Serve this and other seafood cocktails in glasses so that they can be appreciated from every angle; it’s a great way to stretch an expensive ingredient without sacrificing any of its luxurious appeal.