Limoneira (pronounced lē mon΄âra), Launches Global Mixology Contest PATRICK REYNOLDS CREATES THE BEST LEMON COCKTAIL IN LA Patrick Reynolds, bartender at Wildcat Lounge and “Farm to Bar” columnist at the Santa Barbara Independent, created Manāw a Trois, an original concoction … continue reading . . .
Aunt June’s Easy Oven Pot Roast, Gravy and Vegetables This is one of those family recipes that we’ve used for years, eminently practical, with lots of elbow room for personal touches. Thank you, Aunt June! The quantities of some ingredients … continue reading . . .
Prep time: 10 minutes Bake time: 10 minutes Ingredients: 1/2 cup Del Real Fire Roasted Green Salsa – Salsa de Molcajete Verde 6 small Corn Tortillas 6 slices Oven Roasted Turkey 1/4 cup Fresh Cilantro chopped 1/4 cup Fresh Arugula chopped … continue reading . . .
EncinoMom’s All American Camp Store: Repurpose Compostable Hot Cups and Lids You’ll want these, too! Perfect for coffee, tea, or hot chocolate by the campfire. These cups come with lids in case you’re on the go. Great for taking some … continue reading . . .
Summer Roasted Potato Salad: It’s picnic time! I found this recipe stuck in the back of one of my Mom’s recipe folders. One of many that we are finally trying out! It’s from Betty Rosbottom, and was in the Minneapolis … continue reading . . .
Snickerdoodles: sugar & spice cookie classic! Snickerdoodles are undoubtably one of the Cookie Classics. I didn’t fully realize this until I made my most recent batch. You quickly find (in the universe of the internet) that Snickerdoodles are BIG! I … continue reading . . .
Do you know the origin of Vodka? How to make the perfect Martini? I don’t — nor do I care to take a look behind the scenes at the world of mixology, unless you’re talking about my beloved Gin, then … continue reading . . .
Drool worthy Chocolate Peanut Butter 5-Layer Bars recipe As you probably already know, there are about 3 billion versions of the Chocolate Peanut Butter Five-Layer Bars recipe, not including the “7-Layer Bars” recipe category! It’s also easy to substitute one … continue reading . . .
Decorating Cookies Holiday tunes on the stereo, fresh pot of coffee on the stove, cookies baked, icing made and friends and family gathered to decorate our batch of 67! Wether you’ll be decorating cookies with a gang or enjoying the … continue reading . . .
This deliciously easy Moist Apple Cake recipe was passed along to me by my Mom, who in turn received it from friends of friends . . . as so often the best recipes often are! I’ve made it a number … continue reading . . .
Tips For Frosting Cookies With Royal Icing These cookies are iced with what is called Royal Icing. It is very simple to make and use, with a few tips and handy tricks… 1 lb. (4 Cups) of sifted powdered sugar … continue reading . . .
Coffee-Con 2014 The promise from Coffee-Con: an honest-to-god HAPPENING at the famous “. . . Mack Sennett Studios in L.A’s Silver Lake neighborhood. Taste the world’s different coffees, locally roasted in every conceivable way, brewed using many different methods by … continue reading . . .
Your coffee connection for National Coffee Day! The most important day of the year is rapidly approaching! Monday, Sept. 29th is National Coffee Day! This wildly popular beverage is believed to have originated in Ethiopia, and by the 1500’s was … continue reading . . .
This recipe is a favorite, from Skagit Valley Fare (1996) by Lavone Newell. (Now sadly out-of-print, but used copies can be found! And frankly, some of the best cookbooks are out-of-print!) Serve Coffee Sauce over pancakes, waffles, dessert crepes, fresh … continue reading . . .
Rum Pot Recipe: Make in Summer, Enjoy in Winter Having first sampled this dish in Switzerland in the mid eighties, I always wanted to recreate it at home. I never seemed to have the perfect set up for making it, … continue reading . . .
We dare you to make this Sweet Potato Crunch & Homemade Ice Cream Recipe! Let us know how it turns out! We’ve had this on deck for 2 years. We figured we should just go ahead and share it with … continue reading . . .
Oprah fans know Oprah loves tea. For the first time ever, the Queen of Talk shares her taste in tea with this unprecedented new Chai co-created with the experts from Teavana. Rolling out to Starbucks locations across the country on Tuesday, … continue reading . . .
Make homemade Limoncello with our easy recipe. This easy recipe takes time so you’ll need to plan ahead! For best results allow at least two weeks from your first thought of making Limoncello at home to your first sip of … continue reading . . .
This is a very easy chili recipe that has been a mainstay in our family since the mid-1970’s! My Dad grew up in Cincinnati, so when we saw this in a Minnesota newspaper, we had to try it! The original … continue reading . . .