Tag: orange

Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies

3 1/3 c flour 1/2 c Unsweetened Cocoa Powder 3/4 c dark brown sugar 3/4 tsp baking soda 1 Tbl cinnamon 1 Tbl ground ginger 3/4 tsp ground cloves 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp orange zest 12 Tbl unsalted butter 1 egg 3/4 c molasses 


1 cup golden raisins 1 cup dried cherries 1 cup chopped crystallized ginger 1 cup sliced or slivered almonds ? cup orange liqueur (like Grand Marnier or Cointreau) 1¾ cups (3½ sticks) butter ? cup milk, preferably not skim 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup 

Mulling Spice

2 tsp Allspice Berries
4 Cinnamon Sticks
1/4 c Orange Peel (dried or fresh)
1/4 c Apple Pieces (dried or fresh)
1/4 c Cranberries (dried or fresh)

Dry Mix:
Mix all ingredients and place in air tight container till ready to use.

Fresh Mix:
Mix all ingredients and simmer in wine or apple cranberry juice.