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As ingrained and famous that it might be that the beverage of choice to the British is a nice cup of tea, there have been many other traditional soft drinks in British history that quenched our thirst. Traditional drinks...
Loose-leaf tea is typically sold in bulk, measured by weight. In the United States this is usually by ounces and pounds, but because the tea culture in the UK and other countries using the metric system, is much stronger...
Perfectly crispy and impeccably creamy, this dessert is a sweet summer treat. Paired with whipped cream, raspberries and pineapple, the cherry on top of this sundae is actually cinnamon-sugar for a delicious churro taste. Churro Ice Cream Sundae Serves:...
On my first visit to Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia, over a Memorial Day weekend, I was as enchanted by the food and drink as by the women’s tightly corseted dresses, clanging blacksmith demonstrations, and the sense of tasting another...
Are you having a party? Are you fretting over what kind of beverage or punch you are going to serve to your party guests? Well, worry no more! Your party punch doesn't have to be fancy and elaborate, it...
A gorgeous Mexican mango was the inspiration for a flavorful, antioxidant-rich smoothie in my kitchen this week. In celebration of that particularly sunny shade of pink-orange-yellow found in mangoes, carrots, and citrus fruits, I whipped up a sweet, fruity,...
A patio-worthy decadent summer dessert What better way to enjoy the warmer weather than a delicious ice cream float? Topped off with a strawberry wafer, this fruity float makes for a pretty and cool treat. Superlicious Float Serves: 4 Prep...
Our fruit parfait recipe is a refreshing summer treat to cool you down. Parfait Recipe Makes a single serving. 2 scoops Vanilla Ice cream8 Blueberries3-4 slices Strawberries1/4 cup Granola4 pieces Pineapple4 pieces CantaloupeParfait Glass or Wine Glass In a glass layer...
When you hear folks mention Japanese tea it invariably means that they are talking about green tea. That is just scratching the surface because there are many types of green tea out there; gyokuro, sencha, macha, genmaicha, bancha, and...
Try making your own ice cream with fresh floral elements.  Here is a simple recipe for lavender ice cream made from fresh lavender. Making Lavender Ice Cream 4 cups of milk2 cups of whipping cream8 egg yolks1 cup of...