Candied Chestnuts

Candied Chestnuts - drying

This post came about when a bread recipe called for Candied Chestnuts. In the United States of America, Candied Chestnuts are quite pricey. Perhaps around the holidays they are more affordable but, off season, they run over Twenty-five dollars US ($25.00) for a 500 gram jar of the finished product. With that in mind, this… Continue reading Candied Chestnuts

Homemade Chai Spice Blend, spice up your Pantry

Chai Spice Blend

Chai Spice is a warm and aromatic blend of spices. This Homemade Chai Spice blend is a versatile necessity for any pantry. The ubiquitous Starbucks introduced me to Chai spice. On a date, Starbucks served up an Iced Chai Tea Latte. From that point, I was hooked. Use this versatile Homemade Chai spice blend in… Continue reading Homemade Chai Spice Blend, spice up your Pantry