Beverage

Grapefruit and Lemon Spritzer

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Okay, maybe not a "holiday" cocktail per say, but, definitely a drink I can't seem to get enough of these days. Despite winter bringing many creamy, spice-filled, rich and decadent recipes our way, every once in a while we need something a little more refreshing. A splash of carbonated water gives this simple yet elegant drink a bubbly, festive note you and your party guests can enjoy as you mock each other's ugly sweaters, bad carol singing and overblown Christmas light dis

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Fill a glass with ice Fill about an inch of the glass with limoncello Fill the remainder of the glass with equal parts grapefruit juice and carbonated water Stir and enjoy!
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This crispy fried chicken sandwich recipe is better than Chik-Fil-A, Popeye's or McDonald's! The chicken breast is brined in pickle juice, breaded with flavorful seasonings, fried until golden brown, and then piled on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, pickles and mayonnaise. Serve the sandwich with a side of waffle fries and homemade Chik-Fil-A sauce for dipping!

4 chicken cutlets
1/2 c milk
1/2 c dill pickle juice
2 c all purpose flour
2 T confectioners sugar
2 t baking powder
2 t paprika
2 t kosher salt
1/2 t black pepper
1/2 t garlic powder
1/4 t onion powder
1 egg
oil ( for frying )
4 sandwich buns ( buttered and griddled )
Optional for serving ( lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, pickles )
Chik-Fil-A Sauce:
1/2 c mayonnaise
2 T barbecue sauce
1 T honey
2 t prepared yellow mustard
1 t lemon juice
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  • In a large bowl, whisk together the milk and pickle juice.
  • Add the chicken to the milk mixture and toss to coat. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 8 hours or up to (but...
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Nutritions

Calories
631

Sodium
1717mg
71% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
19g
38% DV

Carbs
127g
43% DV

Fiber
6g
25% DV