Watermelon Margarita

If you are looking for the perfect summer cocktail to sip on this labor day, look no further. This has been a summer favorite since last year, when a friend made a big batch at a 4th of July party and exclaimed how simple they were to make!  Just three ingredients: frozen watermelon, lime juice, and tequila.  I knew I just had to try them for myself. If you use really sweet watermelon that is in season and just perfectly ripen, then you don’t... Read More

Farmers’ Market Find: Yellow Watermelon!

Summer is a beautiful time at the market.  People come out of the woodwork for fresh produce like heirloom tomatoes, stone fruit, sweet corn, peppers, and the best watermelon you can get anywhere.  It is so sweet without being over-ripe or mealy, the difference is obvious when you compare side by side with the grocery store variety. The farmers i work for grow a very special variety, their large oval-shaped yellow watermelons!  Some of them get... Read More