Monthly Archives: February 2017

Microwave Nutella Hot Chocolate

Microwave Nutella Hot Chocolate Ingredients: Directions: In a large microwave-safe mug, combine the Nutella and the milk. Microwave on full power until just hot. Using a spoon, stir to dissolve the Nutella. Top with marshmallows or whipped cream. Yields:  1 serving From:

Slow-Cooker Hot Mulled Apple Cider

Slow-Cooker Hot Mulled Apple Cider Ingredients: Directions: Combine everything in a slow cooker. Cover and cook on low for at least 2 hours, until the flavors meld. Serve hot. Yields:  8 – 10 servings From:

Patriot Shot

Patriot Shot Ingredients: Directions: Fill the shot 1/3 of the way with grenadine. Using the back of a spoon (bar spoon if you have one), pour in the white Creme de Cacao. Use the same technique to fill the final 1/3 with blue Curacao. Note: This is a layered shot, with the end result being […]

Copycat Starbuck’s Caramel Macchiato

Copycat Starbuck’s Caramel Macchiato Ingredients: Directions: Prepare the espresso using a macchinetta or espresso machine. (You may use a very strong regular coffee, but you’ll need to double the amount: use 4 oz instead of 2). Bring milk and sugar to a simmer in a small saucepan, stirring until the sugar is dissolved. Add the […]

Copycat S’mores Frappuccino

Copycat S’mores Frappuccino Ingredients: Directions: First, make your whipped cream. In the bowl of a stand mixer attached with the whisk attachment, beat the heavy whipping cream on high speed until soft peaks form. Add in the marshmallow creme and continue beating until stiff peaks form. Set aside. In a large blender, add the milk, […]

Pumpkin Spice Latte (Even Better than Starbucks)

Pumpkin Spice Latte Even Better Than Starbucks Instructions Heat the pumpkin and spices: In a small saucepan over medium heat, cook the pumpkin with the pumpkin pie spice and a generous helping of black pepper for 2 minutes or until it’s hot and smells cooked. Stir constantly. Stir in the sugar: Add the sugar and stir until […]

Starbuck’s Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino

Starbuck’s Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino Directions for Starbuck’s Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino: Pour the first 5 ingredients into a blender. Mix on medium until thoroughly combined. *(at this point, if you have time, you can freeze this mixture in an ice cube tray and blend once frozen – this produces a more intensely flavored drink). Add ice […]