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White Sangria

White Sangria

Sangria is another one of those drinks that can be really good or really bad. Personally, I can’t stand sangria that takes a nice bottle of white wine and turns it into a sugary fruit juice. In my mind, sangria should be a light, tart, fruity, and refreshing cocktail that has just a hint ofContinue Reading

Hummus Among Us

Hummus Among Us

I like beans. Nathan hates beans.  Apparently, it’s a texture thing… When this revelation came to light early in our relationship (no refried beans on tacos?!?! no chili?!?) it almost ended our relationship right then and there, except for the fact that he still likes hummus.  When I learned this I knew we might beContinue Reading

Mucho Gusto Sangria

Mucho Gusto Sangria

Restaurants must make a killing from Sangria…  Every time I have gotten Sangria it is usually a mixture of Kool-aid and Juicy Juice and at least 97.5% ice cubes.  It also usually costs around $8.00 (welcome to the Washington D.C. area, where everything costs more). There often seems to be very little wine, fresh fruit,Continue Reading