Category: Alcohol


    Classic recipe, with actual minced meat. I made this for THE SECRET LIFE OF… CHRISTMAS b-roll, just my happy hands with various holiday treats. Usually, I make this and put it in a two-gallon bucket to mellow around early November, for maximum mellowing by Christmas. MINCE MEAT FOR PIES Curtis & Lee Family Recipe, c. […]


    Home made Kahlua-type cordial, made with ground coffee instead of instant. I am the kind of control freak who needs this! From The Ultimate Chocolate Cake Book, by Pamella Asquith, Holt Rinehart Winston, 1983. Makes 1 Quart. 1-3/4 cups [14 ounces] water 1-1/2 cups [12 ounces] sugar 1 vanilla bean 3/4 cup [8 ounces] freshly […]