Topic: Cinco-de-mayo

Margarita Birthday Cake

Posted on July 7, 2014

This citrusy layer cake is flavored with lime zest and the frosting is made with tequila, cheers! A few weeks ago, my friend’s husband threw her a fabulous 30th birthday party.  There were chefs cooking Mexican food, plenty of drinks to go around, do-it-yourself ice cream sandwiches and finally this margarita cake.  For my friend…

Margarita Frosting Shots

Posted on May 28, 2012

Happy Hour never tasted so good. What’s that? You don’t usually take shots of frosting to unwind after a hard day?  Pretty sure that needs to change now.  Cheers to to butter, sugar, cream cheese and… tequila! You might remember these margarita cookie bars I made for Cinco de Mayo?  The dessert that turned me…

Margarita Cookie Bars

Posted on May 2, 2012

Sometimes I think my brain has hit capacity and I can not learn or remember anything else. Things like the day of the week and date are too much to keep track of.  All week this week I thought it was the day before.  On Tuesday I thought it was Monday, on Wednesday I thought…

Margarita Cheesecake Bars

Posted on February 3, 2012

It may only be the beginning of February but I’m already dreaming of summer.  There isn’t anything I can do about the weather, so I’ll channel the season with food instead.  Check out my new post on Fox to get the recipe for these Margarita Cheesecake Bars.

It’s Margarita Time

Posted on June 6, 2011

This is one of those recipes that I came up with accidentally.  Sometimes I have bakers block and can’t think of anything new or interesting to make.  I was inspired by Victoria’s cookies and wanted to do something with lime and salt.  Then I remembered the cream cheese in my refrigerator and eventually these Margarita…