Drinks

Lemony bubbly

Lemony bubbly

Hello Everyone! What do you get when you mix a top Italian ingredient with a top Spanish one? In this case: a delicious drink. Cheers! xxx Ann Advertisements

Lemon-ginger flavoured ice tea

Lemon-ginger flavoured ice tea

Hello everyone! I like ice tea. Even in winter. A while ago, I posted my recipe for lemon-ginger syrup. In this one, I’m using it to make ice tea. Why not have a go at it yourself? Happy cooking! xxx Ann

Hot chocolate spoons

Hot chocolate spoons

Hello Everyone! My Instagram and Pinterest feeds are full of pictures and recipes for hot chocolate sticks. A new rage it seems. And I am, for once, right on trend! Though I’m using spoons instead of sticks. I am in Vienna for Christmas and I made these as part of my Christmas presents. And yes, […]

Lemon-ginger syrup

Lemon-ginger syrup

Hello everyone! I like making my own syrup to add to sparkling water or ice tea. This lemony ginger one is not only refreshing but also has a soothing effect on the throat. Why not have a go at making it? Let me know how you like it. xxx Ann

Homemade hot cocoa mix with spices

Homemade hot cocoa mix with spices

Hello Everyone! Don’t you just love drinking hot cocoa this time of the year? I do and I like mine with some spices. I had a super yummy hot cocoa at a Christmas market once but never could find the mix to make it at home, so I came up with this recipe. I hope […]

Poinsetia

Poinsetia

Hello! In Nigella Christmas Nigella says this is an all-round Christmas drink. I agree. But I must admit I have served it at dinner parties all year round and never had any complaints. The latter  may be due to the fact that this drink is very boozy. I mean, it’s rather sweet and drinks like […]

Eggnog

Eggnog

Hello! My English and American friends love eggnog. I’ve never had it before. We don’t really know it over here. The only thing that comes close is “advocaat”, which is very boozy and thick. When I looked for recipes on the internet, I always found that there was a lot of sugar, whole fat milk […]