Red Nose Punch

Posted by Mr BBQ on December 8, 2012

The story of Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer starts in 1939, when Montgomery Ward copywriter Robert L. May is asked to create a Christmas themed story for a coloring book, which would be handed out during the holiday season to children visiting Wards stores.  Here’s a fanciful punch (adults only by the way) you can serve during the season.

Ingredients: 48 …

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Cranberry-Orange Cider

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on December 3, 2012

One of my favorite holiday flavors-cranberries and orange. Love em for muffins, pancakes, waffles, bread loaves!

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 …

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Hot Buttered Rum

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on November 26, 2012

Next to egg nog, this libation is 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”

Next to egg nog, this libation is …

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Dark Rum Spiced Cider

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on November 19, 2012

Rich and satisfying. Here’s a great adults only cider recipe for the holidays.

Ingredients: 8 allspice berries, 8 cloves, 2 cinnamon sticks, 2 lemon peels 3.5 inches by 1.5 inches. 1 quart unsweetened apple juce, 1 cup dark rum. Clove studded lemon peel for garnish.

Preparation: Place spices in a non-aluminum sauce pan. Add apple juice. Over high heat bring to steaming simmer.  …

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Turkey Cooking Tips

Posted by Alpha Broadcasting on November 10, 2012

We are getting a lot of turkey cooking questions as we head towards “Turkey Day 2012″. So, here are some basics to keep in mind. For more tips and ideas, listen to the show-Saturdays,  2-3PM Pacific Time on FM News 101.1 KXL and The Radio NW Network.