Posts Tagged ‘simple recipes’

Quick and Simple Cranberry Punch

Sunday, February 1st, 2009

As the name implies this Quick and Simple Cranberry Punch takes minutes to prepare, and will quickly become a tried and true non-alcoholic favourite for family parties, formal entertaining, and for just ‘whenever’. (for more delicious holiday ‘mocktails’; punches; herbal recipes for healing and gift giving; entertaining ideas; and so much more, please check the ‘categories’ section of [...]

Fabulous Leftover Coconut Turkey Curry

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

With a little bit of an East-Indian flavour, Fabulous Leftover Coconut Turkey Curry is also a bit reminiscent of south Asian flavours as well. This filling recipe will generously serve 4-6 hungry people, satisfying their appetite without any question that this is another successful attempt to utilize all of the holiday turkey!
Ingredients:
1½ c coconut milk—storebought [...]

How to Make a Spicy German Mustard

Monday, December 1st, 2008

Spicy German Mustard
This is a medium-hot mustard that is perfect for German bratwurst. If you prefer to make a hotter mustard, you can turn up the volume by simmering it longer and thus reducing the finished amount of your mustard and intensifying the flavour. (for other homemade mustards—eg. White Wine Mustard, English mustard, etc [...]

Versatile Lavender Cookies

Friday, November 28th, 2008

These cookies are so versatile because they lend well to using other flavourings from your garden such as lemon, orange, mint or cinnamon, yielding an equally delicious treat. For an added visual and taste appeal, you can use a lavender-flavoured icing drizzled over top, coloured with a little purple food colouring. (Homemade Herbal tea blends, [...]

Versatile Sage Cream Cheese

Thursday, November 27th, 2008

This versatile Sage Cream Cheese is equally tasty using either a good quality store-bought cream cheese or your homemade recipe. (A simple recipe for homemade cream cheese is included on the betweenclosefriends.com blog under the ‘Recipe’ Category, as well as how to make other varieties of cheeses and taste-tempting favourite recipes).
2-8 oz packages of cream [...]