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Iced Tea Sangria

Refreshing brewed iced tea is combined with wine and seasonal fruit for a perfect party drink. Ingredients 4 cups fresh brewed iced tea 2 cups white wine honey or simple syrup to taste 2 cups chopped fresh fruit Instructions Combine tea, wine and honey (or simple syrup) until honey is dissolved and sangria reaches desired sweetness. Refrigerate for several hours or overnight. … Continue reading Iced Tea Sangria

Prosciutto and Poached Egg Sandwiches with Mustard-Wine Sauce

Ingredients 3 tablespoons butter or margarine, at room temperature 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard ½ cup dry white wine ¼ cup minced shallots 1 cup whipping cream Salt and pepper 8 large eggs 4 thick slices (about 2 oz. each) challah 4 ounces Appenzell or gruyère cheese, thinly sliced 4 ounces thinly sliced prosciutto 4 ounces … Continue reading Prosciutto and Poached Egg Sandwiches with Mustard-Wine Sauce

Quiche with White Wine and Shallots

This is a rich and delicious quiche perfect for Mother’s Day breakfast or brunch! Originally taken from RecipeGirl, we added some spinach for a finishing touch. Ingredients 1/2 cup minced shallots 1 cup of spinach (optional) 1/2 cup dry white wine 6 large eggs, beaten 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon white pepper 3 cups heavy whipping cream dash of freshly grated nutmeg 12 ounces shredded Gruyere cheese 1 10-inch pie crust, pre-baked Instructions Preheat oven … Continue reading Quiche with White Wine and Shallots

Anise & Wine Cookies

My grandmother did not speak English very well, but she knew the language of great food. These wine cookies are crisp and best eaten after being dunked in even more wine.—Julia Meyers, Scottsdale, Arizona Ingredients 1-1/4 cups sugar, divided 1 cup canola oil 1 cup white wine or dry red wine 2 teaspoons aniseed, crushed … Continue reading Anise & Wine Cookies

Strawberries and Champagne Margarita

A delicious Valentine’s Day version of the margarita! INGREDIENTS 1 cup strawberries hulled 3/4 cup champagne 3/4 cup tequila 1/4 cup fresh lime juice 1/4 cup triple sec pink crystallized sugar INSTRUCTIONS Puree strawberries until smooth. Combine strawberries, champagne, tequila, lime juice, and triple sec and stir or shake until well combined. Rim edges of your glasses with pink crystallized sugar (or salt). optional Pour combined margaritas … Continue reading Strawberries and Champagne Margarita

Boozy Blueberry Pancake Milkshake

This boozy blueberry pancake milkshake tastes exactly like a blueberry pancake. Now have breakfast for dessert and have a little fun, too! INGREDIENTS BLUEBERRY SYRUP ⅓ cup blueberries (I used frozen wild blueberries) 1 ½ tablespoons sugar BLUEBERRY PANCAKE MILKSHAKE 1 pint vanilla ice cream ⅓ cup, plus 2 tablespoons blueberry vodka ½ cup milk 2 teaspoons … Continue reading Boozy Blueberry Pancake Milkshake

Spiked Eggnog Latte

No special fancy equipment is required to make this delicious eggnog latte so it’s the perfect drink for anyone to enjoy on a cold winters day! Ingredients 2 cups light eggnog 2 ounces dark espresso pod, fresh or instant 2 ounces Irish cream liquor ground nutmeg ground cinnamon and/or cinnamon stick for garnish Instructions Prepare espresso and pour evenly between 2 mugs. Combing … Continue reading Spiked Eggnog Latte