Cardamom Honey Coffee Recipe – Quick and Easy

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This recipe makes a very strong, sweet coffee. The preparation method below is with a French press, which is my favorite method of brewing coffee. A French press consists of an outer shell, a carafe which fits into the shell, and a lid with a filter screen plunger attached. The ground coffee is infused into hot … Read more Cardamom Honey Coffee Recipe – Quick and Easy

Delicious Mocha Coffee Recipe

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So easy to prepare and so good. Accompaniments sliced oranges chocolate cake Origins Café mocha, or chocolate coffee has been around since chocolate was brought to Europe from the Americas. Coffee and chocolate have an affinity for each other; the flavors blend with each other and complement each other. The term mocha originally referred to … Read more Delicious Mocha Coffee Recipe

Introduction to Coffee and its Varieties

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There are so many choices today for coffee drinkers. The popularity of coffee drinks such as cappuccinos, lattes, espressos, and Americanos offer variety the American coffee did not have available 40 years ago. The (brief) history of coffee The legend of coffee is that an Ethiopian goat farmer noticed his goats jumping around and dancing … Read more Introduction to Coffee and its Varieties

9 Delicious Homemade Lemonade Recipes

American Traditions and Pride in our History Lemonade has been drunk in America since at least the 1600’s as a simple blend of lemons, water, and sugar.  Lemonade is a summer tradition, and along with apple pie, chocolate chip cookies, Chili, and Barbecue is an important symbol of our nation. Learn to make these traditional … Read more 9 Delicious Homemade Lemonade Recipes

Delicious Homemade Apple Pies, Crisps, Tarts and More

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Apples are part of American history. Apples originated in Asia, and were brought to Europe by the Roman Empire and to America by colonists. Desserts made with apples have been around for centuries. English colonists brought apples with them the New World, as only crab apples were native to North America. In 1759, a Swedish … Read more Delicious Homemade Apple Pies, Crisps, Tarts and More

Homemade Peanut Butter & Other Nut Butters

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Tree nuts are the edible meat contained within an inedible shell, which obviously grow on trees. Peanuts are a legume rather than a tree nut, and grow underground. Seeds are unrelated to nuts, and are the part of a fruit, flower or vegetable which germinates and produces another plant. The nutritional value of nuts and … Read more Homemade Peanut Butter & Other Nut Butters