Posted by Mr BBQ on December 14, 2013
Mulled cider is a must once the weather turns cool and this recipe will warm you, and a room full of friends, to the core.
3 cups fresh apple cider
4 whole star anise pods
1/2 tsp. whole allspice berries
1 tsp. whole cloves
1 5-inch Ceylon cinnamon stick
4 white cardamom pods, cracked
2 orange wheels, quartered
2 lemon wheels, quartered
Tools: saucepan, wooden spoon, ladle
Combine all …
Posted by Alpha Broadcasting on December 7, 2013
Time to enjoy a hot defroster! Here’s a sweet little number sure to warm you up.
Sit back and enjoy this creamy concoction that will delight your taste buds and help you defrost..
1 oz. Maker’s Mark Bourbon
1 oz. creme liqueur
1/2 oz. Hazelnut liqueur
5oz. hot coffee
Optional: whipped cream
Pour Maker’s Mark® Bourbon and cream liqueur into an Irish coffee glass. Add Hazelnut Liqueur …
Posted by Mr BBQ on December 1, 2013
One of my favorite holiday flavors-cranberries and orange. Love em for muffins, pancakes, waffles, bread loaves! Here’s a family friendly flavorful warmer-upper, or with the addition of rum or vodka can be made into an adults only libation. However, don’t add the booze, until you’re ready to serve this drink.
Ingredients: 4 whole cloves,3 cups cranberry juice cocktail,4 allspice berries 1/4 cup …
Posted by Mr BBQ on November 24, 2013
Time for some hot holiday cheer! Next to egg nog, this libation is very much a holiday tradition in many homes—Hot Buttered Rum— Spiced rum drinks are especially popular during the winter months. Charles Coulombe, author of Rum: The Epic Story of the Drink that Conquered the World, writes that rum has always been an “important component of American holiday celebrations”, hot …
Posted by Alpha Broadcasting on November 23, 2013
A hot toddy is basically a shot or two of any potent spirit added to a cup of hot water. At Paley’s Place in Portland, Oregon, bartender Suzanne Bozarth puts a French spin on this warming drink with a slug of apple brandy, such as Calvados
1-1/2 cups water 2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons honey,
1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
2 cups …