Mama Needs a Drink (Recipes)
Candy’s Strawberry Shortcake Martini
Originally posted on August 20, 2010 If you heard a disturbingly loud moan coming from the Western part...
Because What is a Royal Birth Without a Royal Baby Cocktail?
I’ve let my cocktail recipe column languish for way too long — and what better reason to re-launch...
Candy’s Gingerbread Martini Recipe
Yes. I GOT THE GINGERBREAD SYRUP, PEOPLE. A Christmas miracle. And I’m delighted to report this cocktail was...
Sum-Sum-Summertime Watermelon Martini Recipe
It’s officially summer this week, people! My favorite season, especially now that I live in a low-humidity city...
Let’s Get This Winesday Started: Pinot Noir Shake
There is a burger bar in the neighborhood Mr. Candy and I enjoy going to, a place where...
How My Breasts Destroyed My Quest for the Perfect Gingerbread Martini
This is a cautionary tale. By God, nursing moms, do NOT let this happen to you. With the...
Candy’s Party Sangria
The kids are in bed. The evenings are warm. Kick off the summer nights with Candy's...
Candy’s TGIW Raspberry Mojito
TGIW: Stands for Thank God It’s the Weekend. Because, clearly, I’ve missed the TGIF deadline, thanks to a...
Candy’s TGIF Pear Saketini
In celebration of summer lurking right around the corner, I selected a light and fruity (much like Glee)...
Candy’s TGIF Stork Club Cocktail
Today’s drink is in honor of Cartoon Stork, who graced The Laughing Stork’s header until his demise during...
Candy’s TGIF Cosmopolitan
I’m going to see “Sex and the City” with the girls tonight and, based on the reviews, I’m...
The Menu Thief’s French Cosmopolitan
As authentically French as French Fries. (And even more tasty.)