Spicy Hot Chocolate with Tequila

Written by Chacha on Feb 6th, 2016 in Chocolate, Cinnamon, Cocoa powder, Dairy, Hot chocolate, Milk, Tequila, Vainilla | No Comments

Boozy hot chocolates are a solid choice for winter weather, heating you up from the inside out with both temperature and alcohol. That’s why I chose to spike my recipe with tequila, but it’s easy to make it kid friendly by simply leaving out the alcohol. When cooking, add the tequila off the heat, so the alcohol doesn’t cook off. […]

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Cranberry Chutney

Written by Chacha on Nov 22nd, 2015 in Apple, Celery, Cinnamon, Cloves, Cranberries, Ginger, Nuts, Onions, Orange, Raisins, Sugar, Thanksgiving | No Comments

If you have any left after Thanksgiving, try it in turkey sandwiches with a smear of cream cheese. “Oh, so Good." Ingredients 1 cup raisins (see cook’s note below) 1 cup pecans or walnuts 1 (12-ounce) bag fresh cranberries, cleaned 1/2 cup granulated white sugar 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon minced fresh ginger root […]

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