Posted by FM News 101 KXL on December 23, 2012
The marrage of sweet and spice make this a wonderfully festive libation to toast the holidays!
Pear-Basil Sipper–this is a delicious taste of the season, with lots of fresh pears available.
4 tablespoons pear nectar
3 tablespoons pear-flavored vodka
3 basil leaves
1/2 teaspoon white sugar
1 cup crushed ice
small pear wedge for garnish
Muddle 3 fresh basil leaves and 1/2 tsp. sugar in a cocktail shaker. …
Posted by FM News 101 KXL on December 17, 2012
At Paley’s Place in Portland, Oregon, bartender Suzanne Bozarth puts a French spin on this warming drink.
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 …
Posted by Mr BBQ on December 15, 2012
Wassil Punch: For many families, this is a holiday tradition. Here’s a twist on this classic drink recipe from the new Imbibe Magazine book-The American Cocktail
Wassail is a deeply rooted tradition in the Midwest and a popular regional staple throughout the cold-weather season. This recipe comes from The Rittenhouse Inn in Bayfield, Wisconsin, and is featured in Imbibe Magazine’s The …
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 …
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 …