This tropical drink hails from Cuba.
1 (750-Ml) Bottle Dark Rum
1 (6-Ounce) Can Frozen Pink Lemonade Concentrate
1 (6-Ounce) Can Frozen Orange Juice Concentrate
2 Ounces Freshly Squeezed Lime Juice
1½ Ounces Grenadine
4 Cups Water
Garnishes: Orange Slice and Maraschino Cherry, sometimes the addition of fresh mint.
Combine all ingredients except the garnishes in a large container; stir well.
Chill until ready to serve, then ladle or pour into ice-filled cocktail glasses. Add the garnishes.
If a soft or crisp exterior is desired selecting the proper baking pan is paramount. For a soft exterior, use an 8- or 9-inch pan or oven-proof skillet (preferably cast iron) where the biscuits will nestle together snugly, creating the soft exterior while baking.
For a crisp exterior, select a baking sheet where the biscuits can be placed wider apart, allowing air to circulate and creating a crisper exterior, and brush the pan with butter.
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4 skinless Grouper fillets
Asparagus either whole or chopped depending of thickness
A combination of fresh rosemary, sage and chives
1 large sweet onion, thinly sliced
juice of ½ lemon and lemon slices
freshly ground black pepper and garlic salt
4 teaspoons butter or olive oil
Heat oven to 400°. Measure four 24 inch long sheets of parchment.Fold each sheet in half, and starting from the folded side, cut a large half-heart shape.
Open one heart on a work surface and place one quarter of each of the ingredients on the parchment and top with a fish fillet. Repeat with the other three pieces of parchment and ingredients.
Season each with garlic salt and pepper and a pat of butter or olive oil on top.
To seal, tightly roll the edges towards the fish to ensure no juices leak out while cooking.
Place packets on baking sheets and bake for 15 to 20 minutes or until the packages are slightly browned and puffy.
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