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Boreal Gunfire - Food Gypsy

The Boreal Gunfire – Liquid Fortification

January 4, 2016 | 2 Comments

In our never-ending search for ways to warm one’s self in the long months of the Canadian winter we stumbled upon a rum (quite by accident I assure you), spiced with a blend Nordic spices...

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Rosé Sangria - Food Gypsy

Rosé Sangria – Mommy’s Summer Punch

August 6, 2015 | 3 Comments

Bring together pink grapefruit, strawberries, Triple Sec and a bottle of dry rosé and you’ve got a Rosé Sangria that’s perfect for the patio. Reading recipes for Rosé Sangria before making one left me feeling...

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Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie - FG

Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie

April 28, 2015 | 1 Comments

The Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie; gluten-free, sugar-free, vegan and raw.  Just measure and blend.  Perfect as you run out the door or as a Mother’s Day breakfast idea from the kids – with love. Mother’s...

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Hot Chocolate Syrup - Food Gypsy

Hot Chocolate Syrup

December 30, 2014 | 1 Comments

This Hot Chocolate Syrup is my secret weapon against winter.  It will warm you to the core on a cold winter day and make kids (of all ages) beg for more.   First and foremost,...

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Mulled Apple Cider - Food Gypsy

Mulled Apple Cider, Ways To Warm You

October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nothing goes with a fine fall day and the smell of smoke in the air quite like mulled apple cider.  There is something essential and soothing in its warm, spiced scent that reaches right down...

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If you like your coffee administered with the speed of a napping sloth, then Reverse Iced Coffee is for you. If, on the other hand, you really need your coffee, like now, you might...

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This week's hot, humid weather has seen us worshipping the air conditioning as temperatures climb. What better way to beat the heat than with a frozen treat for adult tastes? The Lemon...

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Rhubarb Ginger Fizz - Food Gypsy

Rhubarb Ginger Fizz – Backyard Cocktails

May 22, 2012 | 4 Comments

We are lousy with rhubarb, big ripe juicy stalks of it in one long row in sun. Over the weekend we enjoyed the backyard and a few steaks, and I simply could not resist...

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Pink Lady, 1st cocktail of the patio season - Food Gypsy

The Pink Lady Opens Patio Season

March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Naughty Girl Handbook states: When your girlfriend orders a fru-fru drink, you have to have one too. Her Cosmopolitan, easy on the cranberry, was matched by my Pink Lady, straight up. It...

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Pomosa, Champagne & Pomegranate Cocktail - Food Gypsy

The Pomosa, Champagne & Pomegranate Cocktail

January 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Move over orange juice, champagne has a new brunch companion for a snazzy, light brunch cocktail. I give you the Pomosa, champagne pomegranate cocktail. For your next special occasion; think pomegranate....

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Gingerbread Hot Chocolate - Food Gypsy

Gingerbread Hot Chocolate

December 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

This promises to be very bad for your diet. Gingerbread Hot Chocolate made in the French style with cream, coca and real chocolate to make it rich and thick. Then for some seasonal fun...

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In this Food Gypsy Wino Wednesday we feature port, wine's big brother. A spicy warm aroma that packs a punch, Mulled Port could level you if you're not careful. What better way to...

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