Hot Drink Recipes

Is it getting steamy in here or is it just these awesome drinks? Warm up with these hot drink recipes from real home cooks... like you!


To Die For Hot Chocolate

By Staci Ojeda
I make this for my family (and friends) every year... it's a huge batch and have...

Caramel Apple Cider

By Jody Farmer
A great drink on those cold days

Old Virginia Wassail Cider

By Yvonne Corbett
This is a good drink anytime , but especially at the holidays. Great for cold...

salted caramel hot chocolate!

By Taylor Simpkins
The perfect blend of salty and sweet and for half the price of a coffee shop!

Spiced Pumpkin Rum Coffee Creamer

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

Santa's Special Hot Cocoa

By Jennifer Smith
I like to serve this with Candy canes in the mugs!

Pumpkin Spice Mochaccino Mix

By Michelle Antonacci
When I went out to Amish Country they had a Pumpkin Cappuccino mix that we just...

Crock Pot Triple Hot Chocolate

By Glenda Whisenhunt
This is so good when you have a lot of guests.

Santa's Hot Cocoa Mix

By Lori Borgmann
This is the best instant hot cocoa mix I have ever tasted!! I think the...

Hot Cranberry Orange Cider

By Teressa Drenth
Developed this for all the different guests we had over the holidays. It's perfect after...

Mexican Hot Chocolate

By Giselle Gonzalez
I remember my Grandma making this for me when I spend my summers on their farm....

Peppermint Marshmallows

By Joey Wolf
Need a use for those leftover candy canes? Do you like peppermint cocoa? Try this recipe....

Hot Cranberry Tea

By Deanne Dyer
The yummy, tasty drink is a tradition in our family during the holidays!

Holiday Spiced Cider

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

Caramel Mocha Frappe

By Jan Mullikin
If you like the popular fast-food frappe, you'll like this recipe. You make the mix, keep...

Spiced Coffee Creamer (Fat-Free)

By Jennifer H
I'm always very sad when the grocery stores take the eggnog creamer off the shelf after...

Spiced Pumpkin Biscotti dipped in Pumpkin Caramel

By Tiffany Bannworth
This biscotti is a sure hit during coffee breaks all year long. Celebrate your holiday season...

Cappuccino Blocks

By S I
Swirl these into a mug of hot milk for a tasty espresso steamer.

Hot Toddy

By Myra Bennett
Although spring has sprung in parts of the Midwest, a late round of flu and bad...

Heavenly Hot Chocolate Mix

By Leah Stacey
I love me some hot chocolate on a cold winter's day. I got this recipe from...

Holiday Hot Cocoa

By Pamela Dapice
This is a healthier version of a decadent, European hot chocolate. It's very thick, very rich.

Chocolate Irish Coffee

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

What is Heavy Cream?

By JoSele Swopes
Functions and Uses Heavy cream, or heavy whipping cream, is used for filling baked goods and...

Fire Vodka

By Cathy Smith
I have been making Fire Vodka for Christmas for over 30 years. Some things have changed,...
7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes

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Homemade chicken noodle soup can fix anything. When sick, it speeds up the healing process. Want something satisfying on a cold day? Chicken soup will warm ya right up. Traditional chicken soup is made from chicken broth, chunks of chicken, and vegetables like carrots, celery, and onion. Noodles, spices, and other ingredients can be added […]

18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

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12 Adorable Thanksgiving Treats

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Looking for a family-friendly kitchen activity? Or, do you just want to amp up the adorableness of your Thanksgiving desserts? From brownie bite and chocolate apple turkeys to acorn donut holes, try one of these Pinterest-perfect creative Thanksgiving treats. We think they’ll be a big hit at the dinner table. They’re almost too cute to […]