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Fireside Warmer

Ingredients:

1 1/3 Cups 

Water 

Lipton Regular Cup Size Tea Bags 

Cinnamon Stick, broken 

Whole Cloves 

1/3 Cup 

Sugar 

1 1/3 Cups 

Cranberry Juice Cocktail 

1 Cup 

Dry Red Wine 

 

 

Directions:

In medium saucepan, bring water to a boil. Add tea bags and spices; cover and brew 5 minutes. Remove tea bags. Stir in sugar, cranberry juice and wine; heat through. Remove spices and garnish, if desired, with orange wedges.

Cozy Hot Chocolate

Ingredients:

2 Tbsp. 

Baking Cocoa 

2 Cups 

Milk 

2 Tbsp. 

Sugar 

½ tsp. 

Vanilla extract 

¼ Cup 

Water 

 

Whipped Cream 

Ground Cinnamon 

 

 

Directions:

  1. In a saucepan, mix the cocoa and sugar.
  2. Add water.
  3. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly; boil for 1 minute.
  4. Reduce heat; add milk and heat through.
  5. Remove from the heat and stir in vanilla.
  6. Pour into 2 cups; top with whipped cream and sprinkle with cinnamon.

 

Comfort Colada

Ingredients:

2  

Ice Cubes 

1 ½ oz. 

Southern Comfort 

1 oz. 

Cream of Coconut 

2 oz. 

Pineapple Juice 

 

Directions:

Put all ingredients in blender and mix.