Cocktails inspirés de ma vie quotidienne

CANADA DAY!

IMG_1565

I am off, and I am enjoying a quiet, relaxing day.

C’est congé, et je profite d’une journée tranquille et relaxante.

IMG_1550

The Rookie Caesar adapted from the Clamato Website

6 oz Clamato Juice

2 oz beer

2 teaspoons freshly squeezed lime juice

a dash of Worcestershire Sauce

3 ice cubes

I omitted the TabascO Sauce as instructed in the recipe, because the Clamato Juice I bought is already “extra spicy”. I prefer the original Clamato, but it was on sale this week, and the grocery store had none left.

J’ai omis la sauce Tabasco tel qu’indiqué dans la recette, car le Clamato que j’ai acheté est déjà “très épicé”.  Je préfère le Clamato original, mais il y avait un vente chez l’épicier cette semaine et il ne restait que celui-ci.

IMG_1552

For my Canadian snack, I simply used regular tortillas.

Pour ma grignotine canadienne, j’ai simplement utilisé des tortillas réguliers.

IMG_1539

I used a maple leaf cookie cutter to shape them. I was able to fit 4 leaves on each tortilla. 

J’ai utilisé un emporte-pièece en forme de feuille d’érable. Chaque tortillas me permettait de couper 4 feuilles.

IMG_1540

I saved the scraps because they will be tasty in soups or salads once they are fried.

J’ai conservé les retailles, car une fois frites, elle seront délicieuses dans une soupe ou une salade.

IMG_1541

These babies won’t be wasted.

IMG_1546

Maple leaves frying with a bit of salt.  

What I like the most about making drinks that include beer, is that there is always left over beer.  This is two drinks, instead of one!

Ce que j’aime des cocktails à base de bière, c’est qu’il en reste toujours.  C’est donc deux beuvrage plutôt qu’un!

IMG_1573

Almost too pretty to eat.

Happy Canada Day to all Canadians!

Bonne Fête du Canada à tous les Canadiens!

4 Responses to “CANADA DAY!”

  1. astro habs fan

    Great way to spend the holiday! Orange and i loved it!

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Basic HTML is allowed. Your email address will not be published.

Subscribe to this comment feed via RSS

%d bloggers like this: