Tag Archives: Sweet potato

• What’s the difference between Shochu & Sake? Find out here

What’s the difference between Shochu & Sake? Find out here

What is Shochu? Shochu is a Japanese traditional hard liquor, distilled spirits made from grains and vegetables. The most common base ingredients are sweet potato, barley, rice, buckwheat and sugar cane. How is Shochu different from Nihonshu (Sake) ? “Sake” is a general term for alcohol beverages in Japan. However Nihonshu (Seishu) is commonly referred […]

• Noshing My Way Thru L.A.’s First Vegan Beer Festival

Noshing My Way Thru L.A.’s First Vegan Beer Festival

Full disclosure, I am not a vegan, but then you are probably not either since less than 1% of the US population claims to be vegan.  To those of you unfamiliar with the term vegan, it is defined as both a life style and a philosophy of individuals that do not consume or utilize (as in […]

• Perfect for Thanksgiving: Sweet Potato Pie Cocktail

Perfect for Thanksgiving: Sweet Potato Pie Cocktail

Sweet Potato Pie Cocktail The recipe for the sweet potato reduction makes more than is needed; store in an airtight container and refrigerate for up to 4 days. Adapted from Tiffany Short of PS 7’s in the District. 1 serving Ingredients: For the sweet-potato reduction 1 medium sweet potato, peeled and cut into 1 1/2 […]