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All-season teas, lemonades, nectars, fizzes, cordials, punches, and more!
Garden goodness goes into these drinks, from the freshest of summer goodies to the delights of fall or a dose of warmth on a chilly winter’s eve. Here are recipes for delectable nonalcoholic libations perfect for parties or for relaxing at home.
Liven up a simple syrup with herbs, or garnish the glass with an added touch from the orchard or garden. Easy fruity drinks and creamy milkshakes, along with dressed-up teas make perfect ideas for your next tête à tête. A few special cake and breads recipes, plus stories and history capture the traditional experience of entertaining on the porch.
From favorite family recipes and fun recollections of childhood to modern twists on classic toasts, Sip & Savor will wet your whistle with a host of beverages, plus a few cakes and tarts, that can be sipped and savored for years to come.
JAMES T . FARMER III is the author of A Time to Plant: Southern-Style Garden Living. His company, James Farmer Designs, specializes in floral design for weddings and parties as well as home interior and landscape design.
James is a proponent of garden living and entertaining. He collects traditional Southern recipes and gives them a healthier twist for today’s tastes. He has appeared on the Today Show as well as regional television. His work has been featured in Southern Living and Traditional Home, among other magazines, and he is a regular contributor to Southern Living. He lives in Kathleen, Georgia. Find him at www.JamesFarmer.com.
About the Author
James T. Farmer III is the author of A Time to Plant. His company, James Farmer Designs, specializes in landscape and interior design. James is a proponent of garden living and entertaining, or weaving the bounties of the garden into your daily life. Find him at www.James.Farmer.com. He lives in Kathleen, Georgia.