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Basic Remedy Teas

Basic Remedy Teas
Posted in : breakfast, dessert, dinner, drink, drinks, easy, herb, hot drinks, lunch, recipe, remedies, remedy, Spice, tea on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Whether you’re tired of popping Aleve or you just really have to let one rip but can’t, sometimes, you want an alternative to standard methods of relief. For mild cases of uncomfortable but fleeting maladies, sometimes, a cup of tea can do the trick. These recipes are based on traditional remedies from around the world
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Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine
Posted in : 21, alcohol, drink, drinks, fruit, holidays, honey, hot drinks, orange, Spice, wine on by : Jeanette Rueb
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I realize it’s the middle of January, but it’ll eventually be time for the holidays again, and even now, on January 20th, 2021, it’s a bit of a holiday in and of itself. Instead of being picky about the exact time of year, let’s all agree that there’s never really a bad time to enjoy
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Hot Apple Toddy Mix

Hot Apple Toddy Mix
Posted in : alcohol, apple, apples, Christmas, drink, drinks, easy, fall, holidays, hot drinks, recipe, Spice, spicy on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Maybe it’s the New Yorker in me, but there are times when my soul craves nothing more than a hot, spiced apple beverage. Unfortunately, out here in Idaho, they consider apple juice and apple cider to be the same thing. What a delight when my grocery order arrived with my “apple cider” in a plastic
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Spiced Iced Tea

Spiced Iced Tea
Posted in : drink, drinks, easy, iced tea, recipe, Spice, summer, sweet tea, tea on by : Jeanette Rueb
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My kitchen has a whole cupboard dedicated to tea and vessels from which to drink it. Sometimes, I get a box of something thinking it’s going to be the best thing ever, but then I make a cup and never want to see it ever again. Mostly, that happens with spice teas. You’d think that
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Indian Yogurt Treats

Indian Yogurt Treats
Comments : 1 Posted in : breakfast, drink, drinks, easy, Indian, international, lunch, recipe, snack, summer, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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My friend Gauri and I were talking the other day and, as usual, we got on the subject of food. We haven’t been able to see one another in about a year, so we took advantage of technology and had ourselves a little long-distance lunch date via video chat. I happened to have the ingredients
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Wassail (Mulled Cider)

Wassail (Mulled Cider)
Posted in : 21, alcohol, antique, apple, apples, booze, Christmas, drink, drinks, easy, family, food history, History, holidays, recipe, Spice, vintage, vodka on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Here we come a-wassailing Among the leaves so green, Here we come a-wand’ring So fair to be seen. Love and joy come to you, And to you your wassail, too, And God bless you, and send you A Happy New Year, And God send you a Happy New Year Most people have heard the song
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Currant Cordial

Currant Cordial
Comments : 1 Posted in : alcohol, berry, booze, cheap, Christmas, dessert, drink, drinks, easy, Halloween, holidays, intermediate, summer, vegan, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Happy Halloween, my spooky friends! Your treat for tuning in is a delicious recipe for a sweet cordial, but the trick is that you have to wait for it to be ready! Halloween is my favorite holiday, and while I could spend the entire post telling you all about superstitions and pagan lore and fun
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Limoncello

Limoncello
Posted in : alcohol, cheap, dessert, drink, drinks, easy, intermediate, Italian, lemon, summer, vegan, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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Limoncello is an Italian liqueur made with lemon peels, alcohol, sugar, and patience. If you want to put your leftover naked lemons to use, make a double batch of this recipe and then use the fruit and any leftover alcohol to make hard lemonade (or regular lemonade)! This is a set-it-and-forget-it recipe with a quick prep
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Hard Lemonade

Hard Lemonade
Posted in : alcohol, booze, cheap, drink, drinks, easy, fruit, lemon, natural, quick, summer, vegan, vegetarian on by : Jeanette Rueb
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One of my favorite drinks (next to rum and Coke or J√§germeister and Dr. Pepper) is hard lemonade. I’ve been drinking MIke’s since I was in college. I’d grab a bottle and take it outside with me whenever I had to work on my bike. Now that I’m older and I have more to do
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