Nerdy Recipes

A blog dedicated to fandom and otherwise geeky recipes. I do take requests for locating recipes. Unless otherwise stated, no recipes here are of my own fabrication.
disneycocktails:

White As Snow
2 oz. vanilla vodka
2 oz. white chocolate liqueur
Milk
2 tablespoons maraschino cherry juice
Maraschino cherries
Stir vodka and liqueur over ice in a highball glass.  Fill with milk.  Add two tablespoons of maraschino cherry juice and garnish with 3 cherries.
This drink is simple, creamy, and sweet, with a stark contrast between white and red.

disneycocktails:

White As Snow

2 oz. vanilla vodka

2 oz. white chocolate liqueur

Milk

2 tablespoons maraschino cherry juice

Maraschino cherries

Stir vodka and liqueur over ice in a highball glass.  Fill with milk.  Add two tablespoons of maraschino cherry juice and garnish with 3 cherries.

This drink is simple, creamy, and sweet, with a stark contrast between white and red.

bakingmouse:

Cabin Pressure Recipes: Qikiqtarjuaq, lemon

Lemon Bread

Preheat oven to 350F

1 3/4 cup flour

1 1/4 teaspoon baking powder

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

3/4 teaspoon salt

1/3 cup vegetable oil

2/3 cup sugar

The juice and zest from 1 lemon

2 eggs

Mix together and pour batter into a prepared loaf pan. Bake for 50-60 minutes at 350F.

I had planned on frosting this with a simple lemon glaze, but my husband liked the bread so much, it never got to the glazing stage. Maybe next time :)

disneycocktails:

Ariel’s Promise
1 oz. coconut rum
1 oz. 99 Bananas liqueur
1 oz. raspberry vodka
1 oz. blue curacao liqueur
Pineapple juice
Pineapple chunks
Maraschino cherries
Stir vodka, rum, and liqueur over ice in a highball glass.  Fill with pineapple juice.  Garnish with a skewer of pineapple chunks and cherries.
This bold, youthful cocktail has a beautiful oceanic blue/green color, and tastes very tropical, mixing both creamy and tart fruit flavors. 

disneycocktails:

Ariel’s Promise

1 oz. coconut rum

1 oz. 99 Bananas liqueur

1 oz. raspberry vodka

1 oz. blue curacao liqueur

Pineapple juice

Pineapple chunks

Maraschino cherries

Stir vodka, rum, and liqueur over ice in a highball glass.  Fill with pineapple juice.  Garnish with a skewer of pineapple chunks and cherries.

This bold, youthful cocktail has a beautiful oceanic blue/green color, and tastes very tropical, mixing both creamy and tart fruit flavors. 

bakingmouse:

Toblerone Mocha

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  • Chop up two pieces of Toblerone
  • Add chopped Toblerone and cream or milk to your cup (I like almond milk, it’s creamy without the calories)
  • Add extra hot coffee and mix to melt the chocolate bits
  • Add sugar to taste

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Don’t worry Martin, your coffee is right here…

disneycocktails:

The Dreamer
2 oz. whipped cream vodka
1 oz. almond liqueur
1 oz. blue curacao liqueur
Milk
Edible glitter (or decorative sugar, or generic sugar)
Rim martini glass with edible glitter.  Shake vodka and liqueur over ice and strain into glass.  Fill with milk.
This is an elegant, cloudy blue, ethereal martini with a dreamy orange almond flavor.

disneycocktails:

The Dreamer

2 oz. whipped cream vodka

1 oz. almond liqueur

1 oz. blue curacao liqueur

Milk

Edible glitter (or decorative sugar, or generic sugar)

Rim martini glass with edible glitter.  Shake vodka and liqueur over ice and strain into glass.  Fill with milk.

This is an elegant, cloudy blue, ethereal martini with a dreamy orange almond flavor.

disneycocktails:

A Beauty’s Love
1 oz. ginger vodka
1 oz. ginger brandy
2 oz. dark chocolate liqueur
Light cream
Shaved dark chocolate
Crystalized ginger
Rim martini glass with chocolate shavings.  Shake vodka, brandy, and liqueur over ice and strain into glass.  Fill with light cream and garnish with a piece of crystalized ginger.
This cocktail is both rich and subtle.  The combination of smooth chocolate and spicy ginger create an interesting and intimate flavor.

disneycocktails:

A Beauty’s Love

1 oz. ginger vodka

1 oz. ginger brandy

2 oz. dark chocolate liqueur

Light cream

Shaved dark chocolate

Crystalized ginger

Rim martini glass with chocolate shavings.  Shake vodka, brandy, and liqueur over ice and strain into glass.  Fill with light cream and garnish with a piece of crystalized ginger.

This cocktail is both rich and subtle.  The combination of smooth chocolate and spicy ginger create an interesting and intimate flavor.

Ingredients

  • 3 pounds Idaho Russet Potatoes
  • 3/4 small yellow Onion, Peeled
  • 4 1/2 teaspoons Unbleached White Flour
  • 4 1/2 teaspoons Egg Substitute
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon freshly ground Black Pepper
  • 3/8 teaspoon Ground Nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon Canola oil

Method

Preheat oven to 425. Peel potatoes. Grate potatoes and onion and combine with dry ingredients and egg substitute in a bowl. Brush 2 cookie sheets with oil, 1/2 teaspoon on each. Gently press excess liquid from mixture. Evenly divide onto cookie sheets to form twelve 4-inch “pancakes”. Bake 30 minutes.

(Per Serving: Calories-87. Protein-2 g., Fat-1/2 g., Carbohydrates-19 g., Cholesterol-0 mg.)

disneycocktails:

Jasmine Delight
4 oz. gin
Jasmine iced tea
1 tbsp. honey
1/2 tsp. lemon juice
1 tsp. vanilla extract
Lemon
Brew a cup of jasmine iced tea and let it chill.  Pour gin into a highball glass.  Shake jasmine tea, honey, lemon, and vanilla over ice and strain into the glass until it’s full.  Garnish with a lemon wedge.
This drink has a very unique taste, mixing the pine-y flavor of gin with the smooth exotic taste of jasmine.  It is a sultry, simple drink - a wonderful combination of sweet and tart.

disneycocktails:

Jasmine Delight

4 oz. gin

Jasmine iced tea

1 tbsp. honey

1/2 tsp. lemon juice

1 tsp. vanilla extract

Lemon

Brew a cup of jasmine iced tea and let it chill.  Pour gin into a highball glass.  Shake jasmine tea, honey, lemon, and vanilla over ice and strain into the glass until it’s full.  Garnish with a lemon wedge.

This drink has a very unique taste, mixing the pine-y flavor of gin with the smooth exotic taste of jasmine.  It is a sultry, simple drink - a wonderful combination of sweet and tart.

Serves 4.

Ingredients

  • 4 lean Pork chops, (3 ounces each), trimmed
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup Orange juice
  • 1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon Water
  • 2 blood Oranges
  • 1/2 cup seedless White Grapes, halved
  • 1/4 cup white Grape juice

Method

  1. Spray a non-stick skillet with cooking spray.
  2. Brown pork chops on both sides, seasoning with salt and pepper to taste. A
  3. dd 1/4 cup orange juice and 1/4 cup water. Reduce heat and cover. Simmer for 20 minutes.
  4. Peel oranges and slice. Lightly sauté oranges and grapes in 1 tablespoon water until heated through.
  5. In a jar with a lid, combine the rest of the orange juice with the grape juice and cornstarch. Cover and shake until the cornstarch is dissolved.
  6. Pour into skillet with fruit and cook, stirring constantly until thickened.
  7. Serve the chops on a plate. Pour sauce over the top. 

(Per serving: Calories-245, Fat-8g, Charbohydrates-19g, Protein-24g, Cholesterol-65.5mg).

disneycocktails:

Colors of the Wind
3 oz. dark spiced rum
1 oz. blackberry brandy
Blueberry juice
Cranberry juice
Blueberries
Lime
Stir rum and brandy over ice into a lowball glass.  Fill with equal parts blueberry juice and cranberry juice.  Twist a splash of lime into the glass, and garnish with blueberries.
This is a very fresh, earthy cocktail.  The spiced rum combined with native fruits creates a rich, vibrant taste pallet.  It is a tangy, zesty drink that echoes the tastes and scents of the forest.

disneycocktails:

Colors of the Wind

3 oz. dark spiced rum

1 oz. blackberry brandy

Blueberry juice

Cranberry juice

Blueberries

Lime

Stir rum and brandy over ice into a lowball glass.  Fill with equal parts blueberry juice and cranberry juice.  Twist a splash of lime into the glass, and garnish with blueberries.

This is a very fresh, earthy cocktail.  The spiced rum combined with native fruits creates a rich, vibrant taste pallet.  It is a tangy, zesty drink that echoes the tastes and scents of the forest.