Food and Drink

Ten Teas from Plants Around You and Their Benefits

1/5/2014

All teas unless specified are brewed with 1 teaspoon dry material or 2 teaspoons fresh material to 1 cup of water. Always steep. This means pouring hot water over material and letting set for 5 - 15 minutes.

Treat Your Friends with a Medieval Feast

1/5/2014

Sprinkle yeast on 1/2 cup of the warm water; stir in honey. Let proof for 5 minutes.

Two Coffee Substitutes from Plants Around Us

1/5/2014

The American Beech Tree's nuts when taken out of the husks, roasted until dark and brittle, then ground, will make a fine coffee. Store this in an airtight container.

Make Your Own Liqueurs

1/5/2014

Combine the sugar and water in the saucepan and bring it just to a boil. Cool for few minutes.

Prize Winning Recipes

1/5/2014

Combine chocolate wafer crumbs, 2 tbsp. sugar and melted butter. Press into bottom of 9 inch spring form pan. Bake in moderate oven, 350 degrees, for 10 minutes. Cool. Reduce oven temperature to 300 degrees.

How to Produce Salted Peanuts in the Shell Without Special Equipment

1/5/2014

Make a 50% solution of salt.

Root Beer, Spruce Beer, Ginger Soda

1/5/2014

Wash the herbs and bruise them thoroughly with a potato masher or pastry blender. Cover with the water, bring to a boil and simmer for 20 minutes over low heat. Strain into a large crock. Add the molasses and cool to lukewarm.

How You Can Make Your Own Pet Food

1/5/2014

As a pet owner, no doubt you want to give your dog or cat the best care possible. And caring for your pet means feeding him the best diet you can.

Mexican Meals

1/5/2014

Place chicken pieces in large saucepan; add enough water to cover. Cook until tender, about 25 minutes.

Magic Pie Recipe

1/5/2014

Place all ingredients in blender at one time and blend until mixed together. Pour into a buttered 10-inch pie pan. Bake in a 350 degree oven for 1 hour.

How to Get Free Meals in Restaurants

1/5/2014

Written by Paul Roberts

Homemade Kentucky Beer

1/5/2014

Use 15 gallon plastic garbage can with clip on lid. You need:

How to Make Your Own Baby Food

1/5/2014

Making your own baby food will ensure that what your child is eating is fresh, nutritious and free of additives. By making your own baby foods, you'll be saving money, up to 50%.

42 of My Favorite Italian Recipes

1/4/2014

In covered 5 quart Dutch oven. Over medium heat, in 1/4 cup water, cook sausage links 5 minutes. Uncover, brown well, drain on paper towel.

Grandma's Moonshine Grape Wine Recipe

1/4/2014

First, set the grape juice out to thaw, until slushy. Next, mix the sugar thoroughly in with the grape juice. Pour the sugar and juice, into the gallon jug.