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Blue Ribbon Hot Drink Recipes

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Peppermint Marshmallows on a platter and in hot chocolate.

Peppermint Marshmallows

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By Joey Wolf
Need a use for those leftover candy canes? Do you like peppermint cocoa? Try this ...
(3 ratings)
Two cups of Grown-Up Hot Chocolate.

Grown-up Hot Chocolate

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By Echo Day
In the amount of time it would normally take to microwave the water, mix in ...
(3 ratings)
Two glasses of Holiday Toddy.

Holiday Toddy

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By 'Ria Murphy
Gramma used to do something like this with red wine during the holidays, but I ...
(3 ratings)
Glasses of Hot Cranberry Orange Cider.

Hot Cranberry Orange Cider

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By Teressa Drenth
Developed this for all the different guests we had over the holidays. It's perfect ...
(3 ratings)
Caramel Apple Cider with whipped cream on top.

Caramel Apple Cider

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By Jody Farmer
A great drink on those cold days.
(20 ratings)
Two glasses of Hot Chocolate Peppermint Mocha.

Hot Chocolate Peppermint Mocha

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By Cathy Nunn
This is sort of a "copy-cat" recipe... Have you ever tried McDonald's Hot Chocolate Peppermint ...
(3 ratings)
Authentic Irish Coffee ready to be enjoyed.

Authentic Irish Coffee

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By Carolyn Haas
This is a replica of the coffee served at the Shannon Airport in Ireland. It ...
(7 ratings)
A big cup of Holiday Hot Cocoa with whipped cream on top.

Holiday Hot Cocoa

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By Pamela Dapice
This is a healthier version of a decadent, European hot chocolate. It's very thick, very ...
(2 ratings)
A glass of Spiced Christmas Tea.

Spiced Christmas Tea

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By Adrienne May
Another cherished Christmas recipe! Hope you and your family enjoy it.
(1 rating)
Hot Toddy with a lemon wedge.

Hot Toddy

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By Myra Bennett
Although spring has sprung in parts of the Midwest, a late round of flu and ...
(5 ratings)
A small pitcher of spiced coffee creamer (fat free).

Spiced Coffee Creamer (fat-free)

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By Jennifer R
I'm always very sad when the grocery stores take the eggnog creamer off the shelf ...
(1 rating)
A caramel and mocha frappe in a glass with a straw.

Caramel Mocha Frappe

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By Jan Mullikin
If you like the popular fast-food frappe, you'll like this recipe. You make the mix, ...
(4 ratings)
Holiday Spiced Cider poured into mugs.

Holiday Spiced Cider

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By Dawn Emel
So yummy!! My family loves this recipe, especially on a cold day.
(2 ratings)

Santa's Hot Cocoa Mix

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By Lori Borgmann-Nelson
This is the best instant hot cocoa mix I have ever tasted!! I think ...
(2 ratings)

Instant Gingerbread Coffee

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By Cindi Marie Bauer
I make this coffee when I have a craving for anything gingerbread. I top it ...
(3 ratings)

Chocolate Irish Coffee

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By Vickie Parks
This is such a delicious variation of the traditional Irish Coffee drink, and perfect for ...
(5 ratings)

Homemade Holiday Cranberry Cider

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By Shannon Renee
This is great for holiday parties and family gatherings. This is a tradition in our ...
(2 ratings)

Chai Tea Latte Mix

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By Wolfe Charlotte
This is as good as the ones you buy in the specialty coffee shops. And ...
(2 ratings)

Baileys Pumpkin White Chocolate

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By Jennifer R
So, just plan to get a bunch of Bailey's when you're out next, because this ...
(1 rating)

Mexican Hot Chocolate

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By Giselle Gonzalez
I remember my Grandma making this for me when I spend my summers on their ...
(2 ratings)

Crock Pot Triple Hot Chocolate

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By Glenda Whisenhunt
This is so good when you have a lot of guests.
(2 ratings)
A mug of Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate.

Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

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By Taylor Simpkins
The perfect blend of salty and sweet and for half the price of a coffee ...
(4 ratings)

Fire Vodka

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By Cathy Smith
I have been making Fire Vodka for Christmas for over 30 years. Some things have ...
(3 ratings)

Spiced Pumpkin Rum Coffee Creamer

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By Tiffany Bannworth
We like to make our own creamers so we aren't victim to whatever they happen ...
(4 ratings)