Intro to Fernet: Hanky Panky & the Jitterbug

My first exposure to fernet was after a meal at one of my favorite restaurants in Chicago, Carriage House (now closed, we miss you!) I had been seeing ads all over town for this mysterious "Fernet Branca" (e.g., one pictured a woman walking an alligator; perhaps this is normal in Florida...another showed a pinup girl sitting at a … Continue reading Intro to Fernet: Hanky Panky & the Jitterbug

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Is it fall yet? Okay, I know, I know it's technically not but with the weather we've been having up here in Minnesota it sure does feel like it! I have to admit fall is my absolute favorite season for a number of reasons including but not limited to: all things pumpkin, crisp fall air, … Continue reading Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte