Posts Tagged ‘alternative drinks’

How to make an Indian Lassi

Thursday, December 11th, 2008

A Lassi is a South Asian drink originating from the Punjab region. This traditional drink has gained North American popularity, and is made by blending together and frothing, yogurt, water, spices and ice. The more traditional lassi is a savory blend flavoured with cumin. But it is also sometimes served sweetened with sugar or honey.

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How to make a spicy Chai Tea

Monday, December 8th, 2008

One of the teas that is gaining in popularity recently is Chai Tea. It is both nutritious and delicious, and is suprizingly simple to make at home. The gingerroot aids in digestion, with the cinnamon having an all-around ‘tonic’ effect, the cayenne pepper and cloves helps the metabolism, and the milk is soothing to both [...]

Iced coffee with Whipped Cream & a Single Swiss Soother

Sunday, December 7th, 2008

This recipe for Iced coffee with whipped cream will serve 6 using regular cups (or two tall glasses), and the following recipe for a Single Swiss Soother is for one. Both are fabulous!
When coffee became fashionable in the late 1660’s, iced coffee with whipped cream was served in Vienna which was to become the [...]