App, App, Apéritif

App, App, Apéritif:

15 minutes with a specialty cocktail, a delicious nibble, and

an iOS app dev lesson.

Cook, code, and cocktail!

AAA Episode 11: Functions (nibble: Crab & Corn Cakes; cocktail: Mint Julep)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)


AAA Episode 10: Strings (nibble: Tarragon Potato Salad; cocktail: Vodka Buck)

Tarragon Potato Salad (via Food Network; substitute tarragon for the chive)

Vodka Buck (via Absolut)

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)


AAA Episode 9: iOS Swift App Project #1 (nibble: Vietnamese-style Chicken Wings; cocktail: Gin & Tonic)

AAA Episode 8: User Interface Basics (nibble: Lentil Salad; cocktail: Aperol Spritz)

Vietnamese-style Chicken Wings (via Food & Wine)

Gin & Tonic

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)

Lentil Salad (lots here; via AllRecipes)

Aperol Spritz (via Liquor.com)

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)

AAA Episode 7: Documentation in Xcode (nibble: Tamago Sando; cocktail: Kyoto Sour)

Tamago Sando (via JustOneCookbook.com)

Kyoto Sour (via Liquor.com)

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)

AAA Episode 6: Building, Running, and Debugging an App in Xcode (nibble: Sardine Crostini; cocktail: Rosé Spritz)

Sardine Crostini

Rosé Spritz

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)


AAA Episode 5: A Beginner’s Guide to Xcode (nibble: Tarte Flambée; cocktail: Kir)

Tarte Flambée (via All Recipes)

Kir (via the Food Network)

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)


AAA Episode 4: Control Flow in Swift (nibble: Dates with Bacon; cocktail: Sangria)

Dates with Bacon Recipe (via La Tienda; this recipe also uses Manchego)

Sangria Recipe (via Food Network)

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)

Swift Programming Language: Control Flow


AAA Episode 3: Operators in Swift (nibble: Bruschetta; cocktail: Martini)

Classic Martini Recipe (via Food Network)

Bruschetta (via Allrecipes)

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)

Swift Programming Language: Basic Operators


AAA Episode 2: Variables, Constants, and Data Types in Swift (nibble: Ceviche; cocktail: Tequila Honey Bee)

Tequila Honey Bee Recipe

Shrimp Ceviche Recipe (I improvised; this is similar but I added cucumber)

App Development with Swift (free; Apple Books)

Xcode (free; Mac App Store)

Swift Programming Language: The Basics


AAA Episode 1: Make an App Prototype in Keynote (nibble: Gougères; cocktail: Negroni)

Gougères recipe (Alain Ducasse via Epicurious)

Negroni recipe (via New York Times)

Apple Human Interface Guidelines

Apple iOS Design Resources

Keynote: How to Make an iOS App Prototype in Keynote