Archive for May, 2012

Summer Cocktail Recipes from SAIA Sushi

It's June 1!  It feels like summer is officially here, and that means beach time, barbecues and patriotic celebrations.

If you're looking for a colorful way to chill out this season, take a look at these summer cocktail recipes from SAIA Sushi in Fort Lauderdale. The second reminds me of my favorite Fourth of July treat, Rocket Pops.

Located at B Ocean in Fort Lauderdale, SAIA Sushi is one of the best places to enjoy Southeast Asian cuisine in Florida while enjoying a breathtaking ocean view.

Get a taste for their creative menu by trying out these simple drink recipes at home!

SAIA Salute

2oz Pisco Patron
1 fresh egg white
1oz lime juice
1oz blue Curacao
1 dash Peychaud’s Bitters

Method: Combine the first four ingredients in a shaker with ice, shake, strain into martini glass. Pour a dash of Bitters in the center and create the star using a toothpick.

Rocket Pop

Strawberry daiquiri: 1oz Tropics Strawberry Daiquiri mix, ¾ oz Bacardi Dragonberry, ice – blend

Pina colada: 1oz Tropics Pina Colada mix, ¾ oz Bacardi Rock Coconut, ice – blend

Blue frozen margarita: 1oz Tropics Margarita mix, I oz Blue Curacao, ¾ oz Camarena Tequila, ice – blend

Method: layer each mixture in an 18 oz. tumbler and enjoy!


  • WEB:  SAIA Sushi
  • LOCATION:  999 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

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Dine in the Dark With Night Vision Goggles

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to experience extraordinary food… while dining completely in the dark. Yes, you read that correctly.  SoLita Italian Restaurant & The Parlor Lounge in Delray Beach is proud to bring back the extraordinary "Dining in the Dark Experience" June 6 at 8 p.m. Savor a delicious menu of house-made specialties prepared by Chef Anthony “Radar” Risoli while SoLita servers (with the aid of night vision goggles) help with food and drinks.

This unusual culinary event is sure to rouse your senses, stimulate your taste buds and keep you guessing! Known for their delectable menu of Italian favorites, SoLita is sure to surprise you with a tasty selection.


  • WHEN: June 6, 8 p.m.
  • WHERE: SoLita Italian Restaurant, 25 NE 2nd Avenue in Delray Beach
  • WEB:
  • SoLita Delray at 561-899-0888
  • SoLita Las Olas at 954-357-2616

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