PRODUCT: Limonitz Sparkling Lemonade

It’s tart and sweet and lightly fizzy with a hint of mint. It’s a refreshing soft drink and a delicious mixer for beer, gin, tequila, vodka or iced tea. It’s Limonitz. “Itz lemonade only better,” says the website. Except that itz British-style lemonade. North American lemonade isn’t carbonated; U.K. lemonade is. But itz a treat…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Chilaquiles For Breakfast

Chilaquiles with avocado. Photo courtesy Avocados From Mexico.   Still looking for something special for Father’s Day breakfast? How about chilaquiles (chee-la-KEE-lace), a traditional Mexican breakfast or brunch dish. While there are numerous regional variations, here’s a typical recipe: Corn tortillas are cut into quarters and lightly fried. Next comes green or red salsa or…
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FOOD FUN: Deconstructed Crab Cake

Save calories and carbs with a “deconstructed” crab cake. Photo courtesy Wild Mushroom Restaurant | Texas.   Crab cakes are a popular item on menus nationwide. The crab is good for you, but the fat for sautéing is less so. You could place the crab cake(s) on a large bed of salad for a healthy…
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FOOD HOLIDAY: World Gin Day

The classic gin and tonic. Photo courtesy Martin Miller’s Gin.   Today is World Gin Day, a holiday created by Neil Houston of Birmingham, England. It started modestly in 2009 when Houston. who reviews gin on his website, Yet Another Gin, gathered some friends. It has since turned into a worldwide celebration. “World Gin Day…
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