Can you believe it’ll be 2013 in just a few days?! Seems crazy, doesn’t it? This year has really flown by for me!
I got married (!)
and FLIRTED everyday!!
It’s been a pretty great year for me!
Please share with me what you are proud of in 2012. Write your comments on the blog!
I hope 2013 brings you everything you desire!!
On New Year’s Eve, as I wait for midnight with my loved ones, I will be toasting with this delicious winter cocktail… Serve this drink with a splash of champagne for a flirty twist!
Apple Cider Martini
Makes 4 cocktails
8 oz Vodka
5 oz ginger simple syrup *
4 oz apple cider
Pinch of cinnamon
4 apple slices
Combine in a pitcher with ice the vodka, simple syrup, and apple cider. Stir well then add a pinch of cinnamon. Pour into glasses and garnish with apple slices.
* To make Ginger Simple Syrup: Combine in a saucepan over medium heat 1 cup water, 1 cup sugar, and a 1 inch piece fresh ginger, peeled. Simmer, stirring, about 5 minutes until sugar dissolves. Then continue to cook over low heat 5 minutes longer. Strain out ginger before using.