Recipe Index: Drink
Berry Banana Smoothie
Berry banana smoothie recipes plus many other wonderful smoothie recipe ideas from readers.
Traditional chai tea recipe, prepared with full-bodied black tea, star anise, cloves, allspice, cinnamon, white peppercorns, cardamom, whole milk and sugar.
Zesty homemade limeade recipe with a bit of cranberry juice for added flavor and color.
Crema di Limoncello
Homemade limoncello. A favorite Italian digestif, rich as custard and strong enough to knock you down. Everclear infused with plenty of lemon zest then swirled together with milk, sugar, and vanilla.
Cucumber Lime Mint Agua Fresca
Cool and refreshing agua fresca, made with cucumbers, lime, and mint. Perfect for hot days!
Traditional holiday eggnog recipe with eggs, milk, cream, nutmeg, and vanilla, bourbon, and brandy.
Homemade Sassafras Root Beer
A recipe for homemade root beer made with the roots of sassafras plants, spices, and molasses. Non-fermented version.
Homemade Tomato Juice
Have an abundance of tomatoes in your garden? Make your own delicious tomato juice, a homemade V-8.
Honey Mulled Wine
Get into the holiday spirit with hot red wine mulled with cinnamon, peppercorns and honey.
Keep warm with homemade hot chocolate! Discussion of chocolate types. Recommendations for variations.
Hot Mulled Cider
Classic hot mulled cider. Spicy apple cider cooked with a clove-studded orange, cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg, cardamom and brown sugar.
How to Cut and Prepare Prickly Pears
How do you cut and prepare prickly pear cactus? Carefully. Here's a step-by-step guide with photos and recipe suggestions.
Limeade with a Touch of Mint
Refreshing limeade served with sprigs of mint. Perfect for a hot summer day.
Low Carb Cranberry Cooler
Cranberry cooler made low carb by using unsweetened cranberry juice, sweetened with liquid stevia, a naturally sweet herb.
Making Grape Juice
There's nothing better than homemade grape juice. Step-by-step instructions with photos on how to make your own grape juice from scratch.
Sweet and rich mango lassi, with fresh mango, milk, yogurt, sugar and a dash of cardamom.
Instructions for making nocino, a spicy, sweet Italian walnut liqueur, made from green, undeveloped walnuts.
Old Fashioned Pink Lemonade
Old fashioned pink lemonade with fresh squeezed lemon juice, simple syrup of sugar and water, and cranberry juice for color.