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AlcoHOLidays | Memorial Day | Kilbeggan Waterwheel

***This post has been sponsored by Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey; a sample was received in consideration for Tuesday’s review as well as today’s recipe share. Other than that, no further compensation has been received and the opinions expressed below are entirely that of the author. No further affiliation with Kilbeggan Distillery is being claimed. And now with that […]

Memorial Day Desserts

I love Memorial Day Weekend! First of all, it means the weather is getting nicer. Secondly, it means its right around my birthday. Third, it usually means a longer weekend off of work and last but most importantly it is a time to honor those who fought for our country and who brought honor to […]

Memorial Day Recipe from McCormick: Grilled Shrimp, Plum Salad

The McCormick Spice Co. were kind enough to share this flavor sensation recipe with me. I particularly like it because it looks light and pops with so many complementary flavors. Applewood Grilled Shrimp & Plum Salad with Cinnamon-Honey Dressing Layer flavors onto grilled shrimp with Grill Mates® Applewood Rub and plum preserves. Perfect for outdoor […]

Memorial Day Food Safety Handling Tips

This coming weekend kicks off the grilling season in a big way for most of America. Here are some food safety tips provided by the USDA Food Safety and Service: it’s important to follow food safety guidelines to prevent harmful bacteria from multiplying and causing foodborne illness. Use these simple guidelines for grilling food safely. From […]

Memorial Day Recipe: Tuna Burgers

Beyond the Beef Memorial Day officially kicks off the summer season.  As you prepare for a patriotic feast think beyond the typical greasy grill fare and try a tuna burger.     Whether celebrating in the city or having a backyard BBQ these tangy tuna burgers are a lighter heart-healthy twist on the traditional burger. Recipe: Tuna […]