Hummus Avocado Tacos Ingredients: •4 corn tortillas (flour tortillas or pita) •4 Tbsp. or more hummus •a few handfuls baby lettuce or spinach •1 ripe avocado, thinly sliced •8-12 cherry tomatoes, cut into quarters •1 carrot, cut into thin strips •1/2 cucumber, cut into thin slices •2 green onions, thinly sliced •add cumin, chili powder, cayenne • Lime or lemon juice
Ingredients 1/2 English cucumber, chopped, plus slices for garnish (optional) 2 ounces gin 1 ounce fresh lime juice 1 ounce simple syrup (recipe below)
This was pretty much perfect. Kick ass homemade bloody mary mix: 3 Tbsp dijon mustard 3 Tbsp worchestershire sauce 2 Tbsp prepared horseradish 2 Tbsp hot sauce (like Tabasco or Tapatio) 2.5 oz lemon juice (about 2 lemons) 1.5 oz lime juice (about 2 limes) 2 Tbsp olive brine 1 tsp celery seed 2 tsp fresh ground black pepper 2 tsp kosher or sea salt 64 oz tomato vegetable juice
Instead of drinks for your outdoor summer fete, why not invite your guest to booze it up while cooling down with summer's coolest foodie trend: Cocktail Popsicles? (Virgin versions for the kiddies--and a clear distinction between the two, of course). Check out the edible frozen spirits in this blog post (you have to scroll down to get to the goods like these delicious "Greyhound" inspired grapefruit and vodka pops)!