The core of this recipe trio is honey. Supporting beekeeping is good for the bees, and honey is better for you than sugar. The Earl Grey flavor is subtle, so play with the tea quantities if you want a stronger bergamot flavor. These are all loose guides, so follow your palate and instincts. The Earl Grey Honey Simple Syrup really shines when paired with Prosecco or Champagne.
“Before Democracy, there were spirits, and from spirits we created taverns, and it was in those taverns that we laid out the blueprint for a new kind of country, with a new kind of ideology, not ruled by kings and queens but by men and women. In other words, we got drunk and invented America.” How’s that for a story… Keep Reading
At the end of a long, dusty, country road, there was a house that could have inspired Andrew Wyeth’s painterly strokes. It belonged to Lawrence and Sedonia Wagner, hearty Czech folks who farmed and reared a full flock of kids, then spoiled their many grandkids with jokes, kolaches, firm hugs and kisses. They were my grandparents, and I unfortunately only… Keep Reading
If only there were more time between Thanksgiving and Christmas. If only there were more hours in a day. If only, if only, if only…. This time of year can be ever so stressful if we let it, but you know what they say, “If ifs and buts were candies and nuts we’d all have a merry Christmas.” Maybe some of… Keep Reading
This post is sponsored by Market Street Grocery, but all opinions are my own! Thanks for supporting the brands that support With The Grains! Beneath my permed hair and 80s-inspired poof of bangs, my eyes were wide with horror! My elementary school teacher had just reported a staggering statistic about how much food waste ended up in landfills. My… Keep Reading