Beverages

Cranberry Cooler Slush

Cranberry Cooler Slush

  Ingredients: 4 Cranberry Juice Cocktail 1 Grapefruit Juice 1/4 Vodka Directions: Combine all ingredients in a large freezer container. Freeze until slushy, at least 8 hours. Spoon into cocktail glasses, serve immediately while still slushy.

Homemade Kahlua

Homemade Kahlua

  Ingredients: 6 Granulated Sugar 4 Water 1/4 Instant Coffee Granules 1 Water 1 Vodka 1/2 Pure Vanilla Extract Directions: Dissolve sugar in 4 cups water in a pan over medium heat; boil for 10 minutes; set aside. Dissolve coffee granules in 1 cup water in a pan...

Cosmopolitan Raspberry Twist

Cosmopolitan Raspberry Twist

  Ingredients: 4 Raspberry Vodka 1 Triple Sec 1 Fresh Lime Juice 3 Cranberry Juice 2 Frozen Raspberries 2 Limes Directions: Put all ingredients into a shaker add as much ice as you can and give a good shake. Pour straight up or over ice. Garnish with lime slices...

Strawberry Mojito

Strawberry Mojito

  Ingredients: 18 -24 Fresh Strawberries 1 Of Fresh Mint 12 Brown Sugar 3 Limes 24 Rum Directions: Place 2-3 strawberries, 3 mint sprigs, and 2 tablespoons brown sugar in a shaker. Squeeze 3 lime wedges over glass and then drop in wedges. Mash together with a...

Kahlua Sour

Kahlua Sour

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Kahlua 1 Lemon Juice 1/2 Sugar Directions: Pour the Kahlua and lemon juice into a cocktail shaker. Add the sugar and shake for about 45 seconds. Pour into a tumbler and decorate with a maraschino cherry and a slice of lemon.

Black Currant Liqueur, Liqueur De Cassis

Black Currant Liqueur, Liqueur De Cassis

  Ingredients: 2 Black Currants 4 Brandy 1 1/2 Eau De Vie 2 Sugar Water Directions: Put the bunches of black currants, with their leaves, in a wide mouthed glass jar or a stoneware bottle. Pour in the alcohol, cover tightly and let macerate for about two months....

Southern Lemonade

Southern Lemonade

  Ingredients: 5 Lemons 5 Limes 5 Oranges 3 Water 1 1/2 - 2 Sugar Directions: Squeeze the juice from 4 of each of the fruits; pour into a gallon container. Thinly slice the remaining fruit and set aside for garnish. Add water and sugar to juices; mix well. Store...

Sunshine Agua Fresca

Sunshine Agua Fresca

  Ingredients: 6 Limes, Juice Of 4 Oranges, Juice Of 2 Pink Grapefruits, Juice Of 9 Ruby Red Grapefruits, Juice Of 3 1/2 Sugar Water Directions: Bring about 1-1/2 cups of the water to a boil. Dissolve the sugar in the water, then let cool. Combine juices and...

Windex Cocktail

Windex Cocktail

  Ingredients: 3/4 Vodka 3/4 Blue Curacao Directions: Mix both ingredients together and serve straight up in a shot glass.

Agua Fresca De Papaya

Agua Fresca De Papaya

  Ingredients: 2 Papayas 4 Sugar 2 Lime Juice 2 3/4 Water Directions: Choose very ripe fruit; peel, seed, and coarsely chop. Smoothly puree measured fruit pulp and juice (a portion at a time, if needed in blender with sugar and lime juice. Add flavored fruit...

Iced Sweet Mint Tea

Iced Sweet Mint Tea

  Ingredients: 12 Tea 2 Boiling Water 10 Mint 1 Sugar 2 Lemons Directions: In large tea pot (or two small tea pots pour boiling water over tea bags and mint and allow to steep for 20 minutes. Place sugar in 2-quart pitcher (that will tolerate some heat. Pour...

Blackberry Liqueur

Blackberry Liqueur

  Ingredients: 1 Water 3 Vodka 3 White Sugar 3 Blackberries Directions: Shake together the water, vodka and sugar to dissolve sugar. Gently mix together with the blackberries, taking care not to cut or crush the berries. Leave to infuse about 10-12 days until the...

Anise Milk

Anise Milk

  Ingredients: 1 Milk 1 Anise Seed 1/4 Sugar 2 Cornstarch 2 Water Directions: Bring just to a boil milk and crushed anise seed. Stir in sugar and simmer on low heat about 5 minutes. Combine cornstarch and water. Stir into milk mixture and simmer an additional 5...

Charishma’s Vanilla Chai

Charishma’s Vanilla Chai

  Ingredients: 1/2 Water 1/2 Milk 2 Sugar 3 Chai Tea Mix Directions: Pour milk and water in a microwave-safe and microwave-proof cup. Heat in the microwave for 1 minute. Add sugar and heat again for 1 minute. Stir in the Chai Latta mix. Heat for 1 minute. Remove...

Cognac Cosmopolitan

Cognac Cosmopolitan

  Ingredients: 1 2/3 Cognac 1/2 Cointreau Liqueur 1/2 Fresh Lemon Juice 2/3 Cranberry Juice Directions: Add all the ingredients to an ice-filled shaker. Shake vigorously. Strain mixture into a cocktail glass (just right for a martini glass. Garnish with slice of...

Lemon Ginger Tea

Lemon Ginger Tea

  Ingredients: 1 Gingerroot 1/3 Lemon Juice 1/3 Honey Sugar Directions: Grate or thinly slice ginger root (no need to peel. Steep in boiled water for at least 3 hours (more if you can stand to wait that long. I like to use my french press coffee maker, but use...

Spiced Honey Tea

Spiced Honey Tea

  Ingredients: 1 Tea 1 Cinnamon Stick 4 Cloves 2 Honey 1 Fresh Lemon Juice Directions: Place tea bag, cinnamon and cloves in a mug; fill 3/4 full with boiling water and let steep for 5 minutes. Remove cinnamon and cloves and stir in honey and lemon...

Aam Ras

Aam Ras

  Ingredients: 500 Mango Pulp 1 Cardamom Powder 1 Powdered Sugar 1 Water 5 Lime Juice 2 Chat Masala 1 Cumin Seed Directions: Mix all the ingredients and add enough sugar and water to get the desired sweetness and consistency. Chill. If serving as a drink, serve...

Vegan Mango Lassi

Vegan Mango Lassi

  Ingredients: 2 Vanilla-Flavored Soymilk 1 Mango 3 Dates 1 Cardamom 1/4 Black Pepper Directions: Combine all in a blender and blend until smooth and creamy. Serve chilled.

Coffee Liqueur

Coffee Liqueur

  Ingredients: 2 Corn Syrup 1 Granulated Sugar 1/2 Boiling Water 1/2 Instant Coffee 2 1/2 Vodka 1/4 Vanilla Directions: Combine corn syrup and sugar in a saucepot. Heat over medium heat stirring until sugar is dissolved. Combine the boiling water with the dried...

Persian Love Tea

Persian Love Tea

  Ingredients: 4 Water 2 Green Cardamom Pods 1/2 Saffron Thread 1/2 Rose Water 2 Sugar Directions: Add spices to a kettle along with the water, rose water and sugar. Stir mixture to dissolve sugar. Bring mixture to a boil, then reduce heat, cover, and simmer for...

Vanilla Milk

Vanilla Milk

  Ingredients: 8 Milk 1 Vanilla 1 Sugar Splenda Sugar Substitute Directions: Pour milk into cup or glass. Add vanilla and sugar. Stir well, add straw, enjoy!

Relaxing Middle Eastern Tea

Relaxing Middle Eastern Tea

  Ingredients: 1/2 Of Fresh Mint 1/2 Dried Mint 2 Fresh Sage Directions: Let mint and sage boil in a teapot full of water. Once boiling point is achieved add two tea bags. Dont let tea get too strong or dark. Add sugar as desired. Pour into your favorite cup and...

Retro Cocktails – Heartbreak Helen

Retro Cocktails – Heartbreak Helen

  Ingredients: 3/4 Light Rum 1/2 Dark Rum 1/4 Triple Sec 1 Sugar 1/4 Orgeat Syrup 1/2 Lime Juice Directions: Add all ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake well,strain into a tall glass filled with shaved ice& garnish with a mint...

Hershey’s Hot Cocoa

Hershey’s Hot Cocoa

  Ingredients: 1/2 Sugar 1/3 Cocoa Powder 1/3 Water 4 Milk 1 Vanilla Directions: Stir cocoa powder and sugar in a pot. Add water and stir. Bring to a boil over medium heat. Boil two minutes. Add milk (I use 1 can canned milk and equal water, plus 1 cup of whole...

Sa Kahlua

Sa Kahlua

  Ingredients: 4 Water 3 Sugar 12 Instant Coffee 2 Vodka 3 Vanilla Directions: Simmer the water, sugar and coffee for at least 2 hours. Stir occasionaly. It will be a runny syrup. Allow to cool. Add 2 cups vodka. Add vanilla. It is good now but will be better in...

Aqueduct

Aqueduct

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Vodka 1/2 Triple Sec 1/2 Apricot Brandy 1/2 Fresh Lime Juice Directions: Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into a chilled martini glass.

Marmalade Tea

Marmalade Tea

  Ingredients: 5 Boiling Water 1 Tea Bag 1/2 Orange Marmalade 2 Sugar 2 Lemon Juice Directions: Place tea bag into a saucepan. Pour boiling water over tea bag; cover and let steep for 5 minutes. Remove tea bag. Add in marmalade, sugar, and lemon; stir to combine....

Diabetic Holiday Eggnog

Diabetic Holiday Eggnog

  Ingredients: 2 Skim Milk 2 Cornstarch 12 Equal Sugar Substitute 2 Eggs 2 Vanilla 1/4 Ground Cinnamon 2 Skim Milk 1/8 Ground Nutmeg Directions: Mix 2 cups milk, cornstarch, and Equal in a small saucepan; heat to boiling. Boil for 1 minute, stirring constantly....

Autumn Holiday Tea

Autumn Holiday Tea

  Ingredients: 2 Cinnamon 2 Nutmeg 2 Sugar Directions: Mix ingredients well and store in air tight container. Boil milk for mug of tea. Add 1 plain tea bag per mug,pour hot milk over teabag in mug, (donot add water sprinkle a pinch or two of dry mixture into hot...

Alpine Hot Spiced Wine

Alpine Hot Spiced Wine

  Ingredients: 1 Full-Bodied Red Wine 3 Honey 2 Cinnamon Sticks 2 Cardamom Seeds 1 Black Peppercorns 1 Orange 1 Lemon 1/2 Sugar Directions: In a saucepan, combine 1 bottle full-bodied red wine, 3 tbsp. honey, 2 cinnamon sticks, 2 tbsp. cardamom seeds, 1 tbsp....

Fruit Cooler

Fruit Cooler

  Ingredients: 1 Ruby Red Grapefruit Juice 1 Pink Grapefruit Juice 1 1/2 Strawberries 2 -4 Sugar Directions: Combine all ingredients in blender and blend until smooth. Pour over ice and serve.

Perfect Iced Tea

Perfect Iced Tea

  Ingredients: 8 Tea Bags 2 Water 1 Sugar 1 -2 Lemon Juice Directions: In a 4-cup measuring cup, heat 4 cups water in microwave to boiling. Place tea bags in water and let steep for 5- 10 minutes. Pour sugar into 2 quart pitcher and pour hot tea over it. Squeeze...

Lorraine’s Luscious and Lovely Limoncello

Lorraine’s Luscious and Lovely Limoncello

  Ingredients: 750 Vodka 6 Lemons 1 3/4 Sugar 750 Water Directions: Wash the lemons, using soap, rinse well. Peel the lemons. I used my Microplane Zester and got lovely lemon zest, but you can also use a potato peeler. Make sure not to get any of the bitter white...

Homemade Lemonade

Homemade Lemonade

  Ingredients: 8 Water 1 1/2 Lemon Juice 1 1/2 Sugar Directions: Place sugar and 2 cups of water in a sauce pan. Heat until sugar dissolves Pour sugar water, lemon juice and remaining water into a gallon pitcher. Chill for several hours or...

Summer Beer A.k.a. Ladies Beer

Summer Beer A.k.a. Ladies Beer

  Ingredients: 1 Beer 1/2 Fresh Lime Juice Directions: Pour Rose's Lime Juice or squeeze fresh lime juice into a mug of beer to ease the bitterness and grip. To make it extra special, serve in a tall pilsner glass or other pretty glass and garnish with a lime...

Kahlua Mudslide

Kahlua Mudslide

  Ingredients: 1/2 Kahlua 1/2 Baileys Irish Cream 1/2 Vodka 1 Milk Directions: Pour ingredients over ice and stir.

White Hot Chocolate

White Hot Chocolate

  Ingredients: 4 Milk 1/2 Pure Vanilla Extract 4 White Chocolate Directions: In a medium saucepan, heat milk and vanilla over medium heat just until milk begins to steam, 5-6 minutes. Add white chocolate, and whisk until completely melted and combined. Divide...

Dark Chocolate Coffee

Dark Chocolate Coffee

  Ingredients: 4 Milk 4 Instant Coffee 100 Dark Chocolate 4 Sugar 3 -5 Hazelnut Syrup Directions: Pour half a cup of milk into a microwave proof container. Place it in the microwave on HIGH power level for 30 seconds. Remove from microwave. Now, melt the...

Blueberry Lemonade

Blueberry Lemonade

  Ingredients: 1/3 Fresh Lemon Juice 2 Water 2 Fresh Blueberries 1/2 Sugar Directions: Add all the ingredients to the container of a blender. Process until smooth. Place or hold a wire-mesh strainer over a pitcher. Pour mixture through the strainer into the...

Parsley and Carrot Drink

Parsley and Carrot Drink

  Ingredients: 1 Parsley 4 -5 Carrots 1 Apple Directions: Make a bundle of the parsley and push this through the juicer together with the carrots and apple.

Not Just for a SORE THROAT TEA

Not Just for a SORE THROAT TEA

  Ingredients: 5 Fresh Ginger 1 Lemon, Zest Of 1/4 Fresh Mint Leaves 3 Fresh Lemon Juice 2 Honey Directions: Combine ginger, zest, mint and 6 cups water in a saucepan and bring to a boil (covered. Reduce heat, simmer (uncovered until the mixture has reduced to 5...

Pine Melon Crush

Pine Melon Crush

  Ingredients: 1/2 Watermelon 1/2 Pineapple Directions: Peel the fruits, cut to size and pass through the juicer. Pour the mixture into a shallow tray and freeze until semi solid. Break up with a fork. Refreeze until solid again, then break up with a fork again...

Minted Lemonade

Minted Lemonade

  Ingredients: 8 Water 1 Sugar 1 Fresh Mint Leaves 2 Oranges 1 Fresh Lemon Juice Directions: In a big saucepan, add the water, sugar, mint leaves, and orange slices; bring to a full boil over high heat. Take the saucepan off the burner, cover, and let cool for 1...

Yoda Soda

Yoda Soda

  Ingredients: 3 Limes, Juice Of 3 Lime Juice 1 Sugar 1 Sparkling Water Directions: Juice limes to obtain 1/4 cup lime juice (or use 1/4 prepared juice!. Combine lime juice and sugar--stir to dissolve sugar. Add sparkling water and stir till mixed. Taste and add...

Strawberry Lemonade Concentrate, Bottled

Strawberry Lemonade Concentrate, Bottled

  Ingredients: 12 Strawberries 4 Fresh Lemon Juice 5 Lime Juice Sugar Directions: Rinse and drain the strawberries quickly. Hull and measure. Squeeze the lemon juice and measure. You will probably need about 16 lemons, or 24 limes, but buy a few extra as they can...

Basil Lemonade

Basil Lemonade

  Ingredients: 1/2 Fresh Basil Leaf 3 Sugar 4 Water 1/2 Lemon Juice 1 Fresh Basil Directions: In a 1 1/2 to 2 Qt glass bowl, combine basil leaves and sugar. With a wooden spoon, crush leaves with sugar until thoroughly bruised; add water and lemon juice, Stir...

Mexican Coffee

Mexican Coffee

  Ingredients: 2 Oranges 5 Whole Cloves 1 Cinnamon Stick 1/2 Regular Grind Coffee 2 Skim Milk Directions: Remove rind from one orange. Cut the rind into slivers and the remaining orange into 8 slices (reserved for garnish. Combine slivered rind, cloves, cinnamon...

Key Lime Pie Martini

Key Lime Pie Martini

  Ingredients: 3 Lemon-Flavored Vodka 1 Key Lime Juice 2 Fresh Lime Juice 2 Heavy Cream 1 Lime Wedge 1/8 Cinnamon Graham Cracker Crumbs Directions: Chill martini glass. In a shaker filled with ice combine Liquor 43,vodka,key-lime juice& heavy cream. Shake till...

Milk-rice Horchata

Milk-rice Horchata

  Ingredients: 1 White Rice 4 Water 2 Cinnamon Bark 1 Evaporated Milk 2 Skim Milk 1 Sugar 1 Vanilla 1 Ground Cinnamon Directions: Soak the rice overnight in the water with the cinnamon strips. Next day discard cinnamon strips. Process in blender in 3 batches with...

The Best Sangria

The Best Sangria

  Ingredients: 2 Oranges 1 Lemon 1/4 Sugar 1/4 Triple Sec 1 Red Wine Directions: Add sliced orange and lemon and sugar to large pitcher; mash gently with wooden spoon until fruit releases some juice, but is not totally crushed, and sugar dissolves, about 1...

Cold Brew Lime/Lemonade Tea

Cold Brew Lime/Lemonade Tea

  Ingredients: 4 Water 2 Tea Bags 1 Tea Bags Directions: Put tea bags into cold water, let sit 5 minutes. Stir in lemonade or limeade concentrate. Enjoy!

Southern Sweet Iced Tea

Southern Sweet Iced Tea

  Ingredients: 6 Tea Bags 1/8 Baking Soda 2 Boiling Water 1 1/2 - 2 Sugar 6 Cold Water Directions: In a large glass measuring cup, place the tea bags and add the baking soda. Pour the boiling water over the tea bags. Cover and steep for 15 minutes. Take out the...

Mexican Tamarind Cooler (Agua de Tamarindo)

Mexican Tamarind Cooler (Agua de Tamarindo)

  Ingredients: 1/2 Tamarind Pulp 1 1/2 Sugar 1 1/2 Water Directions: Unpeel the fresh tamarind pods. Scrape any remaining peel bits under running water,. Bring unpeeled tamarind to boil in some of the recipe water. Simmer for about 3 min. Let cool and with hands...

Anne of Green Gables Raspberry Cordial

Anne of Green Gables Raspberry Cordial

  Ingredients: 2 Frozen Raspberries 1 1/4 Sugar 6 Boiling Water 3 Lemons Directions: Put the unthawed raspberries into a saucepan and add sugar. Cook on medium, stirring occasionally until all the sugar ahs dissolved. Using a potato masher, mash the raspberries...

Lemon-Limeade Concentrate

Lemon-Limeade Concentrate

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Sugar 1 1/2 Water 1 Lemon Juice 3/4 Lime Juice Directions: Combine sugar and water. Bring to a boil, stirring occasionally. Boil 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Let cool. Stir in lemon and lime juices. Put in a jar with a tight fitting lid....

Internal Detox for Glowing Skin

Internal Detox for Glowing Skin

  Ingredients: 2 1/2 Honey 1 Lemon 1 Hot Water Directions: Add honey to the boiling mug of water, stir till completely dissolved. Add the slice of lemon and allow it to brew for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Sit back and enjoy the drink.

Caipirinha Original or With Fruit

Caipirinha Original or With Fruit

  Ingredients: 2 Granulated Sugar 1 Lime 2 1/2 Cachaca 8 Berries 1 -2 Mango 1 -2 Pineapple Directions: Place the lime pieces, pulp side up, in the bottom of an old fashioned glass or heavy tumbler. Add sugar to taste and crush the lime and sugar together with a...

Sloppy Joe’s Mojito (alcoholic beverage)

Sloppy Joe’s Mojito (alcoholic beverage)

  Ingredients: 1 Lime 3 Of Fresh Mint 1 Sugar 1 White Rum 1/3 Sparkling Water Directions: Squeeze juice from both lime halves into a 12-ounce highball glass, then add lime halves. Add mint and sugar and crush mint with back of a spoon until sugar is dissolved....

B-52

B-52

  Ingredients: 1/2 Baileys Irish Cream 1/2 Green Creme De Menthe 1/2 Grand Marnier 1/2 Kahlua Directions: Shake and pour over ice. Layer method: Read above, but I also did according to the way I listed the liquors. If you look at my pictures you will see the...

Latte Macchiato – 3 Layered Coffee

Latte Macchiato – 3 Layered Coffee

  Ingredients: 2 Milk 3 Instant Espresso Coffee Powder Directions: Heat milk in the microwave or in a saucepan over medium-high heat (do not boil. In the meantime prepare instant espresso according to package direction. As soon as the milk is hot give it into a...

Cosmopolitans

Cosmopolitans

  Ingredients: 1 Vodka 1/2 Triple Sec 1/2 Cranberry Juice 1/4 Lime Juice Directions: Pour all ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake well and pour through a strainer into four martini glasses.

Cosmopolitan

Cosmopolitan

  Ingredients: 1 3/4 Vodka 1/3 Cointreau Liqueur 1/3 Cranberry Juice 1/3 Fresh Lime Juice Directions: Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake well. Strain into a martini glass.

Simple Syrup Iced Tea

Simple Syrup Iced Tea

  Ingredients: 5 Water 1/2 Sugar 6 -7 Tea Bags Directions: Heat water to boiling. For the simple syrup, pour 1 cup of the boiled water into a glass measuring cup, stir in sugar until it dissolves. Set aside. Pour remaining water into a tea pot or glass measuring...

citrus remedy

citrus remedy

  Ingredients: 3 Grapefruits, Zest Of 3 Lemons, Zest Of 1 1/2 Water 1/2 Honey Directions: put peels and water in a saucepan, cover and simmer 20 minutes. stir in honey. use 1 tsp 3 times daily, for relief of allergies.

My Juice Cocktail

My Juice Cocktail

  Ingredients: 1 Apple 1 Pear 1 Orange 1 Fresh Ginger 2 Carrots Directions: Clean the fruit, carrots and cut into a size to fit the juicer. Push al the ingredients through, carrots last.

Homemade Hot Chocolate

Homemade Hot Chocolate

  Ingredients: 3 Bittersweet Chocolate 1 Light Brown Sugar 1/4 Ground Cinnamon 2 Milk Directions: Combine the chocolate,sugar,cinnamon and a 1/2 cup of the milk in a small but heavy sauce pan. Whisk constantly over a medium-low heat until the chocolate mixture...

Hot Vodka with Honey (Krupnik)

Hot Vodka with Honey (Krupnik)

  Ingredients: 2 Sugar 2 Water 4 Boiling Water 1 Cinnamon Stick 10 Peppercorns 20 Allspice Berries 1/4 Vanilla Bean 1/4 Nutmeg 2 Cloves 1 Orange, Rind Of 1 1/3 Honey 2 Vodka Directions: Heat sugar in 2 Tbs of water until it dissolves, then stir in the boiling...

Spicy Cleansing Juice

Spicy Cleansing Juice

  Ingredients: 1/4 Pineapple 1/4 Parsley 1/4 Gingerroot 1 Beet 1 Apple 2 Carrots Directions: Wash all then slice all to fit through hopper and push through with carrots.

Drunken Cherries Aka Cherry Bomb

Drunken Cherries Aka Cherry Bomb

  Ingredients: 1 Red Maraschino Cherry 1/2 Dark Rum Directions: Cover Cherries in a jar with Rum. Serve in Pina colada`s or straight up. You can pour the rum on a cooked chocolate devils food cake before icing.

Somalian tea

Somalian tea

  Ingredients: 1/2 Nutmeg 2 Cardamom Pods 5 Cloves 1 Cinnamon Stick Directions: Place the mixture in the bottom of the teapot and pour in boiling water. Let it steep for several minutes, and add a generous amount of sugar. Pour milk into each tea cup, add tea to...

Gourmet Belgian Hot Chocolate

Gourmet Belgian Hot Chocolate

  Ingredients: 4 Milk 1 Vanilla Bean 7 Bittersweet Chocolate Directions: Start off by mixing together the milk and the vanilla bean in a saucepan. Heat the milk on medium flame. Do so till you see the appearance of bubbles around the edge of the saucepan. Reduce...

Spicy Chai Tea

Spicy Chai Tea

  Ingredients: 1 Fennel Seed 1 Cardamom Seed 6 Cloves 6 Peppercorns 1 Gingerroot 1 1/4 Cinnamon Stick 1 Star Anise 2 Mineral Water 7 Tea 2 Brown Sugar 4 Honey 2 Milk Directions: Bring to a boil spices in water, then simmer 20 minutes. Add tea for 5 minutes no...

Mulled Fall Fruit Cider

Mulled Fall Fruit Cider

  Ingredients: 1 Apple Cider 1 Pear Cider 1 Orange 2 Cinnamon Stick 1 Cloves Fresh Ginger Directions: In a saucepot, bring the cider, orange zest and juice, cinnamon stick, cloves and ginger to a boil. Reduce the heat and simmer for 3 minutes. Strain and serve...

Hot Spiced Cider

Hot Spiced Cider

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Cranberry Juice 2 Apple Cider 4 Cinnamon Sticks 1/3 Brown Sugar 1/2 Salt 1 Orange 1 Clove Directions: Add first 5 ingredients. Press whole cloves into orange and float in. liquid mixture. Warm in crockpot. Variation: Spiced rum may be added...

Hot Spiced Tea

Hot Spiced Tea

  Ingredients: 3 Water 3 Tea Bags 5 Tea Bags 20 Cinnamon Sticks 1 Cloves 2 Sugar 1/2 Lemon Juice Directions: In large pot bring water, sugar, spices and tea bags to a boil. Remove from heat and allow to sit 15 minutes. Remove tea bags and spices, add orange&...

Hot Apple Cider for One

Hot Apple Cider for One

  Ingredients: 3/4 Apple Cider 2 -3 Cloves 2 Allspice 1 Cinnamon Stick 1 Brown Sugar Directions: Combine apple cider and spices and sugar in a heat resistant mug that can go into the microwave. Heat, uncovered, in microwave 2 minutes. Let stand until cool enough...

Tangerine Tea

Tangerine Tea

  Ingredients: 2 Water 1 1/2 Tangerine Juice 1/4 Sugar 1/4 Ground Cinnamon 1/8 Ground Cloves 2 Tea Bags Directions: Heat water to boiling in large saucepan. Stir in tangerine juice, sugar, cinnamon and cloves. Heat to boiling. Simmer and stir until sugar...

Plum Cordial

Plum Cordial

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Plums 1/3 Plums 1 Granulated Sugar 3 Cinnamon Stick Vodka Directions: Place the plums in a 1 quart glass container, being careful not to crush the fruit. Add the sugar and the cinnamon stick. Fill the container with the vodka. Seal the lid...

Bachelor’s Brandy

Bachelor’s Brandy

  Ingredients: 2 Mixed Berries 1/3 Granulated Sugar 1 Vanilla Bean 3 Brandy Directions: Place the berries in a 1 quart glass container, being careful not to crush the fruit. Add the sugar and the vanilla bean. Fill the container with the brandy. Seal the lid and...

Easy Concord Grape Juice

Easy Concord Grape Juice

  Ingredients: 2 Concord Grapes 1/2 Sugar Directions: In sterilized jar place 2 cups grapes. Add 1/2 cup sugar. Fill to top with boiling water. Seal jars at once with 2 piece lids. Process in water-bath canner for 10 minutes. Remove from canner and keep out of...

Homemade Tomato Juice

Homemade Tomato Juice

  Ingredients: 12 Tomatoes 1/2 Water 1/3 Onion 2 Celery 1 Fresh Parsley 1 Bay Leaf 1 Salt 1/4 Paprika 1/4 Salt 1/4 Sugar Directions: Combine first 6 ingredients into Dutch oven, bring to a boil. Reduce heat. Cover and simmer 30 minutes. Remove from heat. Put...

Hot Cranberry Cider

Hot Cranberry Cider

  Ingredients: 1 Apple Cider 1 Cranberry Juice Cocktail 1/2 Lemon Juice 1/3 Light Brown Sugar 8 Cloves 2 Cinnamon Sticks Directions: In large saucepan, combine ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer uncovered 10 minutes. Remove spices. Serve...

Pink Lemonade

Pink Lemonade

  Ingredients: 3 Apples 1 Lemon Directions: Juice the whole unpeeled apples and lemon together in a juicer. Serve over ice.

Icy Sweet Iced Tea

Icy Sweet Iced Tea

  Ingredients: 3 Lemons 5 Tea Bags 1 Sugar 3 Cold Water Directions: Take a medium-sized sauce pan and fill it with 3 cups of water, bring to a boil, add 5 tea bags. Let steep for approximately 5 minutes; remove tea bags. Put the tea in any container you would...

Chai

Chai

  Ingredients: 2 1/2 Water 1 Cardamom 3 Black Peppercorns 2 Fresh Ginger 1 Cinnamon Stick 2 Cloves 2/3 Milk 4 Sugar 3 Black Tea Directions: Put the water in a saucepan, add the spices, and bring to a low boil. Turn down the heat and let simmer for 4 to 10...

Kahlua

Kahlua

  Ingredients: 2 Instant Coffee Crystals 4 Hot Water 4 Granulated Sugar 750 Vodka 1 Vanilla Bean Directions: Dissolve the coffe crystals in one cup of the water. Bring the remaining water to a boil and dissolve the sugar in it. Add the coffee to the sugar...

Raspberry Iced Tea

Raspberry Iced Tea

  Ingredients: 8 1/2 Water 2/3 Sugar 5 Tea Bags 3 1/2 Raspberries Directions: Bring 4 cups water to a boil. Add sugar and tea bags; steep for 6 minutes. Discard tea bags. Add 4 cups water. In saucepan mix raspberries with remaining 1/2 cup water. Bring to a boil....

Kamikaze

Kamikaze

  Ingredients: 1 Vodka 3/4 Cointreau Liqueur 1/2 Lime Juice Directions: Shake with ice in cocktail shaker and strain into glass.

Spiced Cran-Apple Cider

Spiced Cran-Apple Cider

  Ingredients: 1 Apple Cider 1 Cranberry Juice Cocktail 1/2 Ground Allspice 1/2 Ground Cinnamon 1/4 Ground Cloves 1/4 Ground Nutmeg Directions: Mix all ingredients together in a large pan. Heat over medium-high heat until mixture comes to a boil; reduce heat and...

Boerenjongens

Boerenjongens

  Ingredients: 1 Raisins 2 Water 1 Cinnamon Stick 1 Sugar 2 Brandy Directions: In large saucepan, combine raisins, water, and cinnamon stick and bring to a boil. Turn down heat and simmer for about 20 minutes. Add sugar and stir until dissolved. Remove from heat...

Lime Tea

Lime Tea

  Ingredients: 5 Boiling Water 5 Tea Bags 1/2 - 3/4 Sugar 1 Frozen Limeade Concentrate Directions: Pour 5 cups boiling water over tea bags; cover and steep 5 minutes. Remove and discard tea bags. Add sugar, stirring until dissolved; stir in limeade concentrate....

Simple Syrup

Simple Syrup

  Ingredients: 2 Sugar 2 Water Directions: Bring the sugar and water to a boil in a heavy medium saucepan over high heat. Reduce the heat to medium-low. Simmer, stirring until the sugar is completely dissolved, 6 to 8 minutes. Let cool completely. Transfer to an...

Rhubarb Iced Tea

Rhubarb Iced Tea

  Ingredients: 8 Rhubarb 3 Tea Bags 3 Water 3/4 Sugar Directions: Place rhubarb into 3 quarts of water bring to boil reduce heat to a simmer; simmer for 1 hour. Place tea bags in water the last 6 minutes. Strain. Place into a 2-quart pitcher and add sugar. Chill...

Eggless Eggnog

Eggless Eggnog

  Ingredients: 2 1/2 Silken Tofu 2 Soymilk 1 Vanilla Extract 1/2 - 3/4 Dry Sweetener 2 Maple Syrup 1/4 Turmeric 1/4 - 1/2 Nutmeg 1/2 - 1 Rum Brandy Directions: In a blender or food processor, puree all the ingredients thoroughly until smooth and creamy. Serve...

Cinnamon Mint Tea

Cinnamon Mint Tea

  Ingredients: 6 Water 2 Cinnamon Sticks 4 Whole Cloves 4 Whole Allspice 2 Fresh Mint Leaves Directions: Bring first 4 ingredients to a boil. Boil 1 minute. Stir in mint leaves. Remove from heat and allow to steep for 10 minutes. Strain.

Masala Coffee (Spiced Coffee)

Masala Coffee (Spiced Coffee)

  Ingredients: 3 Milk 5 Cardamom Pods 3 Water 6 Sugar 1 Cinnamon Stick 6 Coffee Directions: Combine water and milk in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Add cinnamon, cardamom pods, sugar and coffee into boiling liquid in saucepan. Stir a few times and boil over...

Coffee Syrup

Coffee Syrup

  Ingredients: 1 Coffee 1 Sugar 3 Water Directions: Boil the sugar and water together for about 5 minutes. Pour over the ground coffee. Let stand until cool; strain. Refrigerate syrup in a sealed container. **This syrup can be used in making a milk shake, milk...

Mulled Apple Cider with Orange and Ginger

Mulled Apple Cider with Orange and Ginger

  Ingredients: 8 Apple Cider 1 Cinnamon Sticks 10 Cloves 1 Navel Orange 1 Fresh Ginger Directions: In a large saucepan combine the cider, the cinnamon stick, the cloves, the orange and the ginger and simmer the mixture for 20 minutes. Strain the mixture through a...

Easy Ginger Tea

Easy Ginger Tea

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Gingerroot 1 1/2 Boiling Water 1 1/2 White Sugar Directions: Place grated ginger into a 2-cup glass measuring cup. Fill to the 1-1/2 cup line with boiling water. Set timer for 10 minutes. When timer goes off, strain into a large mug and stir...

Vampire

Vampire

  Ingredients: 1 Chambord Raspberry Liquor 1 Vodka 1 Cranberry Juice Directions: Combine ingredients in a shaker over ice. Serve as shots in a highball (rocks glass.

Lemonade

Lemonade

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Lemon Juice 7 Cold Water 1 Granulated Sugar 2 Lemons Directions: Combine the first three ingredients and stir until sugar is dissolved, add ice and lemon slices then serve.

Chickpea Salad

Chickpea Salad

  Ingredients: 1 Chickpeas 2 Tomatoes 2 Lebanese Cucumbers 1 Red Onion 1 Fresh Coriander 2 Of Fresh Mint 1 Lemongrass 1/4 Lime Juice 2 Lemon Juice 1 Garlic Clove 2 Fresh Ginger 1 Red Chile 1 Sugar Directions: Combine salad ingredients in a bowl. Mix dressing...

Watermelon Daiquiri

Watermelon Daiquiri

  Ingredients: 1 Lime 2 Watermelon 1 Icing Sugar 100 White Rum Directions: Start a few hours before you'd like the drinks, by freezing the cubed watermelon. When you're ready to mix the drinks, squeeze the lime juice into a blender. Add the frozen watermelon...

Whiskey Toddy

Whiskey Toddy

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Hot Water 1 1/2 Heather Honey 1 Sugar 1 Lemon Juice Directions: Dissolve a teaspoon of honey/sugar in a glass of boiling water. Add a glass of whiskey and a little lemon juice, stir. Serve while still hot.

Hot Cinnamon Coffee

Hot Cinnamon Coffee

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Instant Coffee Powder 3/4 Skim Milk 1/2 Water 1/8 - 1/4 Cinnamon Directions: Mix the milk and water together in a pot and heat on a low flame. As the mixture just starts to boil, add the coffee powder and stir. Bring to a boil and switch off...

Dana’s Homemade Kahlua

Dana’s Homemade Kahlua

  Ingredients: 1 Water 2 1/2 Sugar 3 Instant Coffee 1 Vanilla 2 1/2 Vodka Directions: Boil water, coffee, sugar. Simmer for 3 hours (stirring frequently. Let cool and add vanilla and vodka. Bottle and cap tightly.

Cranberry Zipper

Cranberry Zipper

  Ingredients: 1 Fresh Raspberries 1/2 Frozen Raspberries 3 Fresh Cranberries 1/2 Canned Cranberry Sauce 1/2 Applesauce Cranberry Juice Directions: Pulse raspberries and cranberries in a blender till a chunky mixture forms. Add the ice and blend. Add the...

Ginger Tea

Ginger Tea

  Ingredients: 1 Powdered Ginger 1 Water 1 Honey Directions: Boil water. Add ginger and honey. Boil 5 minutes. Strain and serve. Cool and sip slowly, this can be served over ice.

Hot Buttered Rum Batter

Hot Buttered Rum Batter

  Ingredients: 1 Butter 1 Powdered Sugar 1 Brown Sugar 2 Cinnamon 1 Nutmeg Directions: In large mixer bowl, mix butter, sugars, cinnamon and nutmeg until crumbly. To mix drinks----------. Put two heaping Tablespoons in 8oz cup. Add a jigger of rum and 2 Tbs...

Tamarind Sharbat

Tamarind Sharbat

  Ingredients: 1/2 Tamarind Paste 1 Sugar 1/2 Water Directions: Combine the tamarind paste, sugar and water in a small pot and bring to a simmer on medium low heat. Stir while sugar dissolves. You should have a syrup the consistency of maple syrup. If it's...

Tahitian Coffee

Tahitian Coffee

  Ingredients: 2 3/4 Brewed Coffee 1/4 Dark Rum 1 Sugar 1/2 Low-Fat Vanilla Ice Cream 4 Cinnamon Sticks Directions: Combine the first 3 ingredients in a pitcher, stirring until sugar dissolves. Pour into mugs, and top with ice cream (2 tablespoons per mug....

Brilliant Espresso Martini

Brilliant Espresso Martini

  Ingredients: 1 Kahlua 1 Espresso Coffee 1/2 Baileys Irish Cream 3 Coffee Beans Directions: In a cocktail shaker half filled with ice, pour all liquid ingredients. Shake until liquors are chilled. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with coffee...

Eggless Eggnog

Eggless Eggnog

  Ingredients: 8 Milk 1 Instant Vanilla Pudding 1/2 Sugar 2 Vanilla 1/2 Nutmeg Directions: In large bowl, mix pudding with 1 cup milk. When pudding is thick, add remaining ingredients, mix very well. Chill. For Vegetarian use a Vegetarian Instant Vanilla Pudding...

Afterburner

Afterburner

  Ingredients: 15 Vodka 15 Tabasco Sauce Directions: Pour both into a shot. Give to someone else to drink. Watch them suffer.

Coffee Fantasy

Coffee Fantasy

  Ingredients: 45 Baileys Irish Cream 45 Coffee 100 Milk Directions: Place all in a normal glass. Enjoy the fantasy.

Irish Nut

Irish Nut

  Ingredients: 15 Baileys Irish Cream 15 Amaretto Directions: Pour Bailey's in a shot glass and then pour in the Amaretto. Drink.

Electric Lemonade

Electric Lemonade

  Ingredients: 2 Sugar 2 Water 1 Fresh Lemon Juice 1 Mint Sprig 8 Lemon-Flavored Vodka 1 Sparkling Water 1 Lemon, Zest Of Directions: Mix the sugar and water in a small pot and boil for 3 minutes to make a simple syrup. Let cool. In medium bowl, stir together 1...

Rhubarb Vodka

Rhubarb Vodka

  Ingredients: 600 Fresh Rhubarb 300 Caster Sugar 1 Vodka Directions: Divide the rhubarb and caster sugar between two large jars. (At least 2 litres capacity in each. Make sure the lids are secured firmly in place then give each jar a vigorous shake. Pour half of...

Spiced Cocoa

Spiced Cocoa

  Ingredients: 1/2 Cocoa Powder 1 Sugar 1/4 Cinnamon 1 Ground Cloves 1 Salt Directions: In a medium sized bowl, combine all ingredients. Mix well. Put in resealable container. To make cocoa, use 1-2 tablespoons mix per cup of hot milk. Serve hot or...

Cafe Vienna Coffee Mix

Cafe Vienna Coffee Mix

  Ingredients: 1/2 Instant Coffee 2/3 Sugar 2/3 Powdered Milk 1/2 Ground Cinnamon 1/8 Baking Soda Directions: Mix all ingredients together until blended. Store in an air tight container.

Limoncello , Lemoncella

Limoncello , Lemoncella

  Ingredients: 15 Lemons 2 100 Proof Vodka 4 Sugar 5 Water Directions: Wash the lemons well with a vegetable brush and hot water to remove any residue of pesticides or wax. Pat the lemons dry. Using a vegetable peeler, peel the lemons. If you do get some of the...

V-8 juice for canning

V-8 juice for canning

  Ingredients: 15 Tomatoes 1 Bell Pepper 2 Onions 1 1/2 Celery 2 Bay Leaves 12 Fresh Basil Leaves 2 Dried Basil 1/2 Fresh Ground Black Pepper 3 Sugar 2 Worcestershire Sauce 1/2 Lemon Juice Directions: Place all ingredients, except lemon juice, in a large...

Iced Hazelnut Coffee

Iced Hazelnut Coffee

  Ingredients: 6 Brewed Coffee 7 Hazelnut-Flavored Coffee 3 Skim Milk 1/4 Sugar 1 Sugar Directions: Pour 6 cups brewed coffee into ice cube trays; freeze until firm. Combine hazelnut-flavored coffee, milk, and sugar; stir until sugar dissolves. Pour over coffee...

Raspberry-Lime Iced Tea

Raspberry-Lime Iced Tea

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Raspberries 6 Sugar 1/4 Lime Juice 4 Black Tea Directions: Place all ingredients except tea in a food processor and process until very smooth. Strain through a fine sieve or cheesecloth. Whisk into tea. Some people prefer more sugar Serve...

Cape Cod

Cape Cod

  Ingredients: 2 Vodka 1/2 Lime 4 Cranberry Juice Directions: Shake with ice and serve on the rocks.

Black Russian

Black Russian

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Vodka 3/4 Kahlua Directions: Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. (can be served with ice.

Black Russian

Black Russian

  Ingredients: 1 1/2 Vodka 3/4 Coffee Flavored Brandy Directions: Pour over ice cubes in old-fashioned cocktail glass.

Ginger Tea

Ginger Tea

  Ingredients: 1 Fresh Ginger 1 Whole Black Peppercorn 1 1/2 Whole Black Cardamom Seeds 1/2 Clove 4 Cinnamon Sticks Directions: Put into pot wth a gallon of water. Bring to boil, reduce heat and simmer for 1 hour. Turn off heat, add two black teabags (yes, with...

Cafe Cappuccino

Cafe Cappuccino

  1/2 Instant Coffee 3/4 Sugar 1 Nonfat Dry Milk Solid 1/2 Stir ingredients together. Process in a blender until powdered. Use 2 Tbsp. of mixture for each cup of hot water.