Beverages

Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix

February 23, 2015

With a container of this mix in the house, a warm cup of hot chocolate takes just a bit of hot milk. If you want to dress it up then add marshmallows and a sprinkle of cinnamon.

Christmas Wassail

December 19, 2014

You don’t have to go wassailing to enjoy this traditional Christmas drink. Historical wassail drinks are completely different from one another. Some even use beaten eggs. Here is a blonde version. Alcohol is optional. 

Classic Christmas Eggnog

December 4, 2014

Serve your holiday guests this rich and creamy eggnog made from scratch. For grownups, feel free to add brandy, bourbon or rum. Hey, it’s holiday time so live it up!

Homemade Irish Cream Liqueur

November 10, 2014

Homemade is always so much better than store bought and this holds true for this Homemade Irish Cream Liqueur recipe. The holidays are on their way, which is the perfect excuse to whip up a batch to serve to family and friends. 

Orange Pomegranate Cider

October 27, 2014

It’s defiantly feeling like apple cider season. Gallons of it are showing up at farmers’ markets, grocery stores, and seasonal celebrations. With a few simple ingredients, you can transform this traditional fall drink into a festive treat.  

Iced Tea Recipes

July 31, 2014

We are in the thick of summer and Iced Tea is the perfect way to cool off and stay hydrated.  Remember to always use fresh ice and filtered water to avoid that tainted tea flavor. You can refrigerate your tea concentrate for up to 2 days. MOTEAJO 12 Ounces Fresh...

Classic Bloody Mary

July 19, 2014

The Bloody Mary drink is very versatile. Some make it with beer or tequila instead of the standard vodka, but I think the classic version is still the best (with quality ingredients of course).

Ruby Red Grapefruit Iced Tea

June 13, 2014

This Ruby Red Grapefruit Iced Tea is so refreshing. If you want to make ahead then add the ice cubes before serving.    © Victoria Hart Glavin

Perfect Mint Juleps

May 15, 2014

Perfect Mint Juleps The Kentucky Derby isn’t the only time to drink mint juleps! You’ll love the ease of this recipe and you can keep it in the fridge for up to 6 months. INGREDIENTS 3 Loosely Packed Cups Washed Fresh Mint Leaves 4 Cups Boiling Water 3/4 Cup Sugar...

Guava Jalapeño Margarita

May 5, 2014

Guava Jalapeño Margarita Happy Cino De Mayo! May 5th celebrates Mexico’s victory over France in the 1862 Battle of Puebla. Whether you’re Mexican or not, this is a great time to have a party. Blend a few of my fabulous Guava Jalapeño Margaritas to go along with my delicious Turkey...

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