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These Spanish empanadas are little hot pockets of delicious!

INGREDIENTS

  • 2.25 Cups of flour
  • 1 Egg, beaten
  • 3 Tsp. of lard
  • 1/5 Cup of warm water
  • 5 Tsp. of olive oil
  • 1 Onion, minced
  • 1/2 pound of ground beef
  • Salt and pepper, to season
  • 1 Tsp. of chili powder
  • 1 Tsp. of cumin
  • 2 Garlic cloves, diced
  • 1 Can of diced tomatoes

METHOD

  1. In a bowl, combine the flour, beaten egg, lard, warm water, and olive oil, and mix thoroughly. 
  2. In a hot pan, pour a little olive oil and sautée the onions, until tender. Add the ground beef, salt, pepper, chili powder, cumin, garlic and diced tomatoes. Cook until beef is no longer pink, and the flavors have incorporated well. 
  3. Roll out the empanada dough, and cut out circles with a ramekin. 
  4. Cover a baking tray with a piece of parchment paper, and place the dough circles on top. 
  5. Fill with meat mixture, fold in half and press with the edge of a fork. Brush with egg yolk to glaze.
  6. Cook at 350°F for 15 to 20 minutes, or until golden.
  7. Remove from oven... and enjoy!

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  • 1 sheet puff pastry
  • 2-3 apples or ripe pears, sliced into thin slices
  • 4 Tablespoons butter
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  • Pinch salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla, whiskey, Grand Marnier, or other flavored liquor
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  • 2 oz Fireball Whiskey
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4/5 (28 Votes)

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  • 1 1/2 bottles rye, scotch whiskey, or bourbon
  • 1 grapefruit juice
  • 1 blended orange and grapefruit
  • 1 tin lemon juice
  • 9 tbsp sugar
  • 3 large bottles of gingerale
3.9/5 (35 Votes)

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  • 1 1/2 bottles rye, scotch whiskey, or bourbon
  • 1 grapefruit juice
  • 1 blended orange and grapefruit
  • 1 tin lemon juice
  • 9 tbsp sugar
  • 3 large bottles of gingerale
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cook the shrimp in olive oil with garlic and parsley and then burn them with whiskey

  • - 14 oz of shrimp
  • - 1 clove of garlic
  • - 1/4 bunch parsley
  • - pepper
  • - Scant 1/4 cup of whiskey
4.3/5 (18 Votes)

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A deep rich chocolate truffle with warm caramel flavor and a whiskey finish

  • *An original recipe.
  • Ingredients:
  • Truffle:
  • 12 oz high quality dark chocolate, chopped
  • ½ C heavy cream
  • ½ cup salted caramel (recipe follows)
  • ¼ cup Forty Creek Whiskey (Or other premium whiskey of choice)
  • Valrhona Crunchy Pearls, for Garnishing
  • Instructions:
  • Truffle:
  • 1. Warm cream for 60 seconds in microwave. Add chopped chocolate and wait for 2 minutes. Whisk until incorporated. Cool for 20 minutes. Stir in caramel. Add whiskey and stir until incorporated. Pour finished mixture into a bowl or pan. Cover the surface with plastic wrap and refrigerate until set, about 3 hours.
  • 2. Remove chilled truffle mixture. Using a melon-baller, scoop out chocolate rounds. Finish forming truffles by hand and place on parchment-lined bake sheet.
  • 3. Cover Truffles with Valrhona Crunchy Pearls for a rustic true-truffle look.
  • Salted Caramel Sauce:
  • ½ cup granulated sugar
  • 2 TBSP water
  • 2 TBSP unsalted butter
  • 6 TBSP of heavy cream
  • ½ teaspoon of fleur de sel
4.1/5 (13 Votes)

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A Christmas favorite!

  • 6 eggs, separated
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup Whiskey
  • 1 lb. butter (homemade if you have it)
  • 4 cups sifted flour
  • 1 heaping tsp. baking powder
  • 1 lb white (golden) raisins,cut or chopped
  • 1 quart pecans, chopped
  • 1 tsp. lemon extract
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  • 1 TABLESPOON DIJON MUSTARD
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  • 2 TEASPOON OIL
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