1 cup Gold Medal flour (if using self-rising flour, decrease baking soda to 1/2 tsp.)
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
3/4 tsp. mace
1/4 tsp. nutmeg
1 1/2 cups cut-up raisins
2 cups currants
3/4 cup finely cut-up citron
1/3 cup each cut-up candied orange and candied lemon peel
Line boxes and fill them with tiny fruitcakes, cookies and candies nestled in small paper baking cups or candy frills. Cover with plastic wrap, then gift paper, and freeze. Personal presents ready for neighbors, the mail-man, paper boy, or holiday callers.
Candies, Cookies, Tiny Fruit Cakes, Seasoned Nuts:
Pack in a box with waxed paper between layers. Freezes for about 9-12 months.
Nut Breads, Yeast Breads, Coffee Cakes, Steamed Puddings:
Cool thoroughly before wrapping. Freezes for about 9-12 months
Freeze before wrapping. Freezes for...
A few years ago, my mother had gotten a holiday issue of Women's World with a recipe in it for a White Fruitcake that was to die for! If anyone still has that issue/recipe and could forward it me that would be awesome! She made it for my birthday and I would LOVE to have it again this year...
LA and Anaheim are rather close in proximity, but is the traffic too much that it would be better to choose an Anaheim hotel for Disney, then move to an LA hotel for that portion of the trip? What are some recommendations?
we are planning on taking a vacation to the keys next month but dont know where to stay. we want it to be on the beach but not too expensive. ive been to the booking sites but its hard to tell which ones are on the beach and which ones arent
My girlfriend and I are planning to go to Edinburgh for two weeks on vacation but can't make up our mind on which hotel to stay in? We've found hotels that claim their the best but I want to know which hotel is good from people that have stayed in them while on vacation over there in Edinburgh.
This is great for Holiday drinks or for parties!
1 large jar of Maraschino Cherries WITH stems
1 bottle of Hot Damn Liquor
Drain off all the juice from the cherries. Put it in another jar and keep it in the refrigerator for baking.
Pour Hot Damn Liquor over the cherries to cover. Replace lid...
This drink called the Peppermint Patty is a great option to make if you're looking for a holiday cocktail. How can you go wrong with the flavors of chocolate and mint together in one drink? Give it a try at your upcoming holiday parties.
* 2 parts Absolut Vodka
* 1 part Hiram Walker...
Serves 10 to 12. Cooks Illustrated. Published September 1, 2006.
If Italian fontina is unavailable, use whole milk mozzarella rather than a rubbery Danish, Swedish, or American fontina. Whole milk is best in the sauce, but skim or low-fat milk also work.
1/2 ounce dried...