Posts Categorized: Recipes

Jan 22 2021
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Grand Openings Can Be Murder by Amber Royer – Felicity’s Bread Pudding with Single-Origin Chocolate Whiskey Sauce + Giveaway

Grand Openings Can Be Murder by Amber Royer – Felicity’s Bread Pudding with Single-Origin Chocolate Whiskey Sauce + Giveaway

Grand Openings Can Be Murder by Amber Royer
Bean to Bar Mysteries Book 1
Golden Tip Press • February 2, 2021

An Idyllic Chocolate Shop. An island with dramatic weather. And a murder.

Welcome to Greetings and Felicitations! It is Felicity Koerber’s bean to bar chocolate factory/shop – and her refuge from the pain in her past. When she returned home to open it, she never imagined she’d be solving a murder – but now she will have to, to save her business’s reputation and avoid being framed as a killer.

Felicity Koerber has had a rough year. She’s moving back to Galveston Island and opening a bean to bar chocolate factory, fulfilling a dream she and her late husband, Kevin, had shared. Craft …

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Dec 14 2020
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The Secret on Rum Runner’s Lane by Melissa Bourbon – Caramel Corn Recipe + Giveaway

The Secret on Rum Runner’s Lane by Melissa Bourbon – Caramel Corn Recipe + Giveaway

The Secret on Rum Runner’s Lane by Melissa Bourbon
A Book Magic Mini Mystery #1
Lake House Press • November 10, 2020

The Lane women are bibliomancers, but Cassie sees her divination not as a gift, but as a curse–one from which she desperately wants to escape. It turns out, though, that running from her fate isn’t as easy as she thought it would be. When a woman goes missing, and a neighbor turns up dead, Cassie turns to the books she’s always avoided to help her find the truth.

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Hello Readers!

It’s December! Which means it is the perfect time for treats. When I think of the holidays, I definitely think of food. …

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Sep 25 2020
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Pharaoh’s Forgery by Ellen Butler – Mojitos Recipe + Giveaway

Pharaoh’s Forgery by Ellen Butler – Mojitos Recipe + Giveaway

Pharaoh’s Forgery by Ellen Butler
Karina Cardinal Mystery Book 4

Margaritas, mayhem, and murder. Too bad her only defense is a cocktail umbrella.

After some of Karina Cardinal’s recent adventures—her lover Mike Finnegan would call them scrapes, jams, or pickles—she’s more than ready to blow this D.C. pop stand for a short girls’ trip to Mexico. Until Jillian’s roller skate wreck blows their plan out of the water. With Jilly injured and Mike working, her fellow lobbyist Rodrigo volunteers to share some sun, sand, and margaritas in Cancun. It’s tough to relax, though, knowing what’s in her suitcase. A package she promised to hand off to Mrs. Thundermuffin in Mexico.

Mrs. T’s evasive maneuvers around Karina’s questions wave more red flags than a …

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Aug 01 2020
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Risky Whiskey by Lucy Lakestone – French 75 Cocktail + Giveaway

Risky Whiskey by Lucy Lakestone – French 75 Cocktail + Giveaway

Risky Whiskey by Lucy Lakestone
Bohemia Bartenders Mysteries Book 1

Stirring up trouble in New Orleans …
Eager to shake up her drinks and her life, mixologist Pepper Revelle jumps at an invitation to join the elite Bohemia Bartenders. Leader Neil thinks she’ll be the perfect advance gal for his team at a colorful cocktail convention in her hometown of New Orleans, but the job turns out to be more bananas than a drunk monkey. Setting up the key tasting for their distiller client, she and Neil discover their whiskey has gone dangerously bad. But how? And was this shocking poisoning more than an accident?

As Pepper and Neil try to figure out what happened, keep the drinks flowing and help distiller Dash …

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Jun 29 2020
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Still Knife Painting by Cheryl Hollon – Meet Miranda Trent + Recipe for Ale & Shine

Still Knife Painting by Cheryl Hollon – Meet Miranda Trent + Recipe for Ale & Shine

Still Knife Painting by Cheryl Hollon
A Paint & Shine Mystery Book 1
Kensington • June 30, 2020

Miranda Trent has set up a sweet life in a scenic corner of Appalachia—until she stumbles across the trail of a killer…

After inheriting her uncle’s Red River Gorge homestead in Eastern Kentucky—smack dab in the middle of the Daniel Boone National Forest—Miranda comes up with a perfect business plan for summer tourists: pairing outdoor painting classes with sips of local moonshine, followed by a mouthwatering sampler of the best in southern cooking.

To Miranda’s delight, Paint & Shine is a total success—until someone kills the cook. As the town’s outsider, suspicion naturally falls on Miranda. Murdering the best biscuit baker of Red River Gorge is …

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May 17 2020
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A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette – Wilhelmina’s Caramel Corn Ice Cream + Giveaway

A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette – Wilhelmina’s Caramel Corn Ice Cream + Giveaway

A Deadly Inside Scoop by Abby Collette
An Ice Cream Parlor Mystery Book 1
Berkley • May 12, 2020

This book kicks off a charming cozy mystery series set in an ice cream shop—with a fabulous cast of quirky characters.

Recent MBA grad Bronwyn Crewse has just taken over her family’s ice cream shop in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, and she’s going back to basics. Win is renovating Crewse Creamery to restore its former glory, and filling the menu with delicious, homemade ice cream flavors—many from her grandmother’s original recipes. But unexpected construction delays mean she misses the summer season, and the shop has a literal cold opening: the day she opens her doors an early first snow descends on the village and keeps …

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Apr 27 2020
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Asbury High and the Thief’s Gamble by Kelly Brady Channick – Brady’s Taco Pancakes + Giveaway

Asbury High and the Thief’s Gamble by Kelly Brady Channick – Brady’s Taco Pancakes + Giveaway

Asbury High and the Thief’s Gamble by Kelly Brady Channick
Asbury High YA Cozy Mystery Series, Book 1
Purple Milk Publishing • February 3, 2020

Can four teens solve a puzzling whodunit that captivates their small town and baffles the police, all while starting high school?

Besides years of close friendship and their shared confidence in each other, just what do a spunky smart tomboy, clever billionaire athlete, gossipy in-the-know cheerleader and technological genius have in common? When a string of burglaries threaten their coastal town, Maddie, Cornelious, Carly and Pilot embark on a mission to stop the crime spree and put things right.

Unfortunately, solving crimes aren’t as easy as they seem on TV. The further they investigate, the more they find themselves …

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Apr 23 2020
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Staging Wars by Grace Topping – English Butterscotch Tea Scones + Giveaway

Staging Wars by Grace Topping – English Butterscotch Tea Scones + Giveaway

Staging Wars by Grace Topping
A Laura Bishop Mystery Book 2
Henery Press • April 28, 2020

Laura Bishop’s new home staging business is growing in popularity, though not with her nemesis. Laura has long suspected established interior designer Monica Heller of sabotaging her fledgling company—and having an affair with her late husband.

When the ultra-chic Monica is caught at the scene of a murder, Laura is plenty happy to imagine her languishing in a prison cell with bedsheets far from her normal 600-thread Egyptian cotton. But her delight is short-lived.

When Laura’s friends land on the police’s radar, Laura must overcome her dislike of Monica to help solve the crime. Not an easy task since Laura and Monica have been at war since …

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Mar 01 2020
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Here Comes the Body by Maria DiRico – Eggplant Parmigiana + Giveaway

Here Comes the Body by Maria DiRico – Eggplant Parmigiana + Giveaway

Here Comes the Body by Maria DiRico
A Catering Hall Mystery Book 1
Kensington • February 25, 2020

After her philandering husband’s boat went down, newly single Mia Carina went back to Astoria, the bustling Queens neighborhood of her youth. Living with her Nonna and her oversized cat, Doorstop, she’s got a whole new life—including some amateur sleuthing . . .

Mia is starting work at Belle View, her father’s catering hall, a popular spot for weddings, office parties, and more—despite the planes that occasionally roar overhead on their way to LaGuardia and rattle the crystal chandelier. Soon she’s planning a bachelor party for a less-than-gentlemanly groom. But it goes awry when the gigantic cake is wheeled in and a deadly surprise is …

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Feb 29 2020
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Paws for Murder by Scarlett English – Lardy Cake + Giveaway

Paws for Murder by Scarlett English – Lardy Cake + Giveaway

Paws for Murder by Scarlett English
The Barking Mad Mysteries Book 1

Welcome to Adlebury where village life can be downright deadly.

Veterinarian Petronella Knight seems to have it all. A job she loves, good friends, and patients who adore her. But when she gets into an argument with dog breeder Gladys Harrington, and she finds the woman dead, she also finds herself accused of murder.

Ella will need all her friends, including the new and very handsome American policeman, and all her sharpest sleuthing skills to figure out who murdered the dog breeder before another dead body pops up.

Paws for Murder contains one enthusiastic amateur detective with a penchant for rescuing animals, a guard duck called George, a large amount of homemade …

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