• HOMEMADE SPICES AND CONDIMENTS

    Amaretto-Soaked Raisins

    I make these Amaretto-Soaked Raisins to take my baking to the next level with their flavor. You can add these delicious raisins in such a variety of desserts, like pound cakes, cookies, Raffaello balls, or pancakes. It’s really easy to make and you will have always on hand a jar of a sweet and delicious ingredient for your baked goods. Ingredients: raisins Amaretto In a small jar add how much raisins you want or you have. Pour Amaretto over the raisins until they’re fully covered. Put the lid on and shake. Keep this jar in a dark but dry place and use the sweet raisins whenever you need them. You can…

  • HOMEMADE SPICES AND CONDIMENTS

    Homemade Greek Seasoning

    If you haven’t tried making seasonings at home, this is a good place to start. Make this Homemade Greek Seasoning and you will not buy it again. It’s so much fun making homemade spices and blends – at least for me. Ingredients: 2 teaspoons of dried rosemary 3 teaspoons of garlic powder 2 teaspoons of onion flakes 2 teaspoons of dried thyme 2 teaspoons of dried basil 2 teaspoons of dried dill 3 teaspoons of dried oregano 2 teaspoons of dried parsley 1/2 a teaspoon of cinnamon 1 teaspoon of salt flakes 1/2 a teaspoon of nutmeg 1 teaspoon of ground pepper Mix every ingredient and pour them into an…

  • Homemade Herbs de Provence
    HOMEMADE SPICES AND CONDIMENTS

    Homemade Herbs de Provence

    If you don’t have homemade mixed spices, I encourage you to try to make this Homemade Herbs de Provence. It’s cheaper and healthier because you control the salt intake. Ingredients: 2 tablespoons of dried rosemary 2 tablespoons of dried thyme 2 tablespoons of dried oregano 2 tablespoons of dried basil 2 tablespoons of dried marjoram 2 tablespoons of dried parsley 1 teaspoon of black pepper 1/2 a teaspoon of dried chili Mix everything together and you have your own seasoning¬†Herbs de Provence.¬†It’s really good on meat and fries. You can keep it fresh for months in an airtight container. Print Yum Homemade Herbs de Provence Prep Time: 5 minutesTotal Time:…

  • HOMEMADE SPICES AND CONDIMENTS

    Lemon Salt

    This Lemon Salt you can use for meat, fish or with vegetables. It gives a nice texture and taste to everything you use it in. My husband brought home some beautiful big lemons and we used them in tea most of the time, but I didn’t want to throw the skin, knowing they’re organic lemons. I saved the skin from two lemons and I let it dry at room temperature because I wanted to make something I had in mind for some time. Ingredients: 2 organic lemons 1 teaspoon of sea salt 2 organic lemons 2 teaspoons of sugar For desserts, zest the lemon and put it in a jar.…