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Try this simple and refreshing cocktail at the end of the day!

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Pineapple-Mint Vodka

Use this vodka cocktail recipe as a way to get creative with your summer drinks.

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Guilt-Free Chocolate Truffles

These truffles are creamy, chocolaty and decadent.

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Ganache-Stuffed Chocolate-Chip Cookies

A stuffed cookie is like a sandwich cookie, only with more cream on the inside - it's fatter, fuller and (if you're the kind of person who twists apart the cookies to get to the cream) better.

Get the Recipe: Ganache-Stuffed Chocolate-Chip Cookies

Mango-Peach Sangria

A glass of this fruity white-wine sangria is the perfect stress reliever after a long day.

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Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Cheesecake flavored ice cream? It doesn't get better than this!

Get the Recipe: Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Warm Double-Chocolate Brownie Cakes

Brownie meets cake in this fun dessert. The batter is poured into muffin cups so the edges turn crispy and chewy like a brownie, but the inside becomes soft and fluffy like a cake.

Get the Recipe: Warm Double-Chocolate Brownie Cakes

The Modern Martini

This lime-and-cilantro-infused cocktail will appeal to both Gimlet and Martini drinkers. We like to use Tanqueray for its strong juniper and spice profile.

Get the Recipe: The Modern Martini

Raspberry-Thyme Smash

Fresh raspberries make this sophisticated cocktail summery.

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Peaches and Prosecco with Almond Cream

Peaches make a perfect dessert unembellished. However, this dessert version of the Bellini cocktail, combining peaches with Prosecco (Italian sparkling wine), is not to be missed.

Get the Recipe: Peaches and Prosecco with Almond Cream

Striped Delight

Indulge in this rich, chocolaty treat that incorporates one of our favorite snacks, OREOs!

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Lava Doughnuggets

Try these chocolate filled doughnut bites, covered in powdered sugar, for a quick and easy treat.

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Blackberry-Gin Fizz

Berries make this drink light and refreshing.

Get the Recipe: Blackberry-Gin Fizz

Fresh Grape and Champagne Sorbet

The sorbet base takes only 15 minutes to assemble, but packs big flavor thanks to a double hit of grapes.

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Parkside Fizz

This almond flavored summer drink has an amazing fragrance.

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Red Velvet Cupcakes

We love cupcakes! Especially red velvet cupcakes topped with cream cheese frosting!

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Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

This perfect "made it through Monday" cookie wows with the classic combination of chocolate and peanut butter.

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Farm Girl Cosmo

Serve a batch of these drinks, whose secret ingredient is a rosy syrup made from rhubarb. The cosmopolitan is thought to have been created by Neal Murray at the Cork & Cleaver steakhouse in 1975 Minneapolis, from whence it traveled to the fern bars of San Francisco and on to bigger fame after that. For a wonderful color contrast in the garnish, choose a stalk of rhubarb with a greenish cast.

Get the Recipe: Farm Girl Cosmo

Mojito Chocolate Chip Cookies

This recipe mash-up combines the best elements of mojitos and chocolate chip cookies in one!

Get the Recipe: Mojito Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chamomile Gin Cocktail

This flower infused drink is perfect for the warm weather.

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Pretzel Milkshake

This milkshake will stay there, forever dangling its exquisite ambrosial liquid in front of your face until you can no longer take it any more.

Get the Recipe: Pretzel Milkshake

Mini Molten Chocolate Cakes with Mocha Sauce

Some molten-cake recipes call for simply underbaking the batter so the middles stay lava-like, but mini cakes get done so quickly it's best to give them a filling that won't set up. These rich, mocha-flavored morsels are guaranteed to stay moist and gooey, owing to a simple mocha ganache in the middle.

Get the Recipe: Mini Molten Chocolate Cakes with Mocha Sauce

Tangerine and Prosecco Sorbet

This light, pretty dessert can be made up to three days ahead.

Get the Recipe: Tangerine and Prosecco Sorbet

Blueberry Smash

This berry cocktail is perfect for the warm weather.

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Tokyo Kaikan Gimlet

Try this light and simple cocktail this summer.

Get the Recipe: Tokyo Kaikan Gimlet

Spicy Pineapple Margarita

This is one rocking cocktail due to Lottie’s yellow hot sauce, which is pure Barbadian flavor--slow burn, lots of heat, and the fresh ringing flavor of Scotch bonnets. Years ago, Lottie bottled her sauce in soda bottles, then flask bottles, whereas today her sauce is found in the standard 5-ounce bottle. As the folks at Mo Hotta Mo Betta once said, “If we had a dollar for every time someone suggested we carry Lottie’s hot pepper sauce, we would’ve had enough money to fly to Barbados and bring it back by the case.” Nice work if you can get it.

Get the Recipe: Spicy Pineapple Margarita


If it is 5 o'clock where you are, it is time to let off some steam. Treat yourself! Indulge in something that tastes amazing. Looking for some ideas? From decadent desserts to sophisticated cocktails, you'll find something that does the trick!

Check out the slideshow above to choose your end of day treat.

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