Mint Iced Coffee

Ingredients: 1 cup water 1 cup sugar 1 cup fresh mint leaves 1 vanilla bean pod Iced coffee Milk or cream To Make:  Scrape the insides of the vanilla bean pod into a saucepan with the water, sugar, and mint leaves. Bring to a boil over medium heat, whisking constantly until the sugar dissolves. Let […]

Lemongrass Tea

Ingredients: 6 cups water 3 stalks lemongrass Honey To Make:  Place the lemongrass in a large teapot. Boil the water, add to the teapot, then cover and steep for about 10 minutes. Sweeten with honey (or other sweetener of your choice).

Green Green Smoothie

Ingredients: 1 cup dandelion greens, thoroughly washed and dried 1 apple, diced 1 banana, sliced Juice of 1/2 lemon 1 cup water To Make:  Place everything in a blender and pulse until smooth.

Mango Lemonade

Ingredients: 3 mangoes, peeled and roughly chopped 1 3/4 cups sugar 1 1/2 cups fresh lemon juice 6 large lemons, juiced To Make:  In a small pan, mix together the sugar and 1 cup of water. Bring to a boil while dissolving sugar. Remove from the heat and let cool completely. Afterwards, puree the mangoes, […]

Thai Coffee

Ingredients: 4 cups double strengh fresh brewed coffee 2 cups half and half 3 cardamom pods, crushed 3 teaspoons sugar ice cubes To Make: Brew the coffee and let cool. Bring the half and half, cardamom, and sugar to a simmer. Remove from the heat and allow to steep for about 15 minutes. Remove the […]

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Ingredients: 1/2 ounce unsweetened chocolate, finely chopped 1/8 cup sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon salt 3 cups milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Cinnamon sticks To Make: In a saucepan combine the chocolate, sugar, cinnamon, salt, and milk. Heat and stir until all of the chocolate is melted and the mix is very hot, […]