Home for the Holidays
10/31/2008 05:00PM, Published by Super Admin, Categories: In Print
"Growing up in the snowy winters of the Sierras, you looked forward to coming inside to a kettle on the wood stove and a cup of something hot to drink. Mom always knew what would melt away the frosty afternoons." – Aaron Roseli
Tom & Jerry Hot Drink Mix
2-3/4 cups sugar
1/4 tsp. Cream of Tartar
1 tsp. Allspice
Nutmeg for garnish
Beat egg whites until stiff. Slowly add two cups of sugar to the beaten whites. In a separate bowl, beat yokes until thick. Add 3/4 cup sugar, Cream of Tartar and Allspice. Fold into egg whites. To serve: Add approximately two tablespoons of drink mix to 12-ounce mug of hot water, stir until dissolved and sprinkle with nutmeg. For an extra warm-up; rum or brandy can be added to taste. Keep refrigerated.
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