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Brewing Mulled Cider

Mulling Spices & Hot Cider Piper & Leaf Mulling Spices are the perfect way to warm up during those chilly fall and winter days! Use this fragrant blend of fruits and spices into any apple juice to make a tasty batch of hot, spiced cider. Enough for the whole family to enjoy! The drinks taste amazing (and it will make your kitchen smell incredible in the process) Each bag of our mulling spices will make you 5 half-gallon batches of mulled deliciousness. And it takes less than 30 minutes to prepare! Keep reading to hear the recipe for making the perfect mulled drinks! The Mulling Recipe Ingredients: 3 Tbsp Piper & Leaf Mulling Spices 2 Qt your favorite apple cider...

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Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies

Amazing Pumpkin Spice Cookies Fall is the time for warm cookies, delicious spices, hot tea, and everyone's favorite gourd - pumpkins. These cookies combine all four of these autumn favorites into one amazing recipe! Try these Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles at home to enjoy a rich dessert, infused with our Pumpkin Moonshine tea for an extra kick of flavor. The aroma of these snickerdoodles will invoke your deepest memories of crisp, yellow leaves; blissful hayrides; and a chilling nip in the air. Warm your soul with the perfect autumn cookie! Ingredients: 1 cup unsalted butter, softened ¾ cups granulated sugar ½ cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 egg yolk ¼ cup pumpkin puree 1 Tbsp Pumpkin Moonshine concentrated tea 2 ¾...

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St. Patty's Day Lucky Drinks!

St. Patrick's Day IS NEAR Liven up your lucky green party with these amazing drink recipes! Have a Taste of Luck this St. Patrick's Day! Try out one of these festive drink recipes to add a little flair to this Irish day of celebration. Or impress your friends by serving up delicious (and non-alcoholic) beverages like a professional Piperista! Just brew up some Concentrated Tea in your Deluxe Brew Kit or Piper Press and you'll be ready to mix up a green treat. Irish Dream The Irish Dream is a green, creamy treat that is somehow both light and rich. Fruity and creamy, with a bit of mint and a hint of citrus. For this recipe, you will need to...

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Mull on Something Amazing

Piper & Leaf Mulling Spices are finally here and they're truly something special! Grab a bag and brew something delicious for your friendsgiving dinner, holiday parties, and family gatherings this year. You can brew a hot, unique beverage that'll be the talk of the party. See how easy we made it! Below I'm gonna walk you through brewing a batch of mulled apple cider! This recipe makes a half gallon of cider, so you'll be able to do this five times with one bag of mulling spices. :) Here's what you need! Piper & Leaf Mulling Spices (of course) 2 Quarts of your favorite apple cider* 1/4 Cup of dark brown sugar (if you like your cider extra sweet) A...

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Family Christmas Traditions: Santa Lucia Day

When my sisters and I read Kirsten's Surprise (an American Girls story about a pioneer girl from Sweden), we were inspired to recreate the Swedish tradition of Santa Lucia Day. Santa Lucia Day, also called St. Lucy's Day, is on December 13. It celebrates the legend of Saint Lucy bringing food to persecuted Christians in the catacombs during the 3rd century. Legend says that she carried candles in a wreath on her head, so that she could see while keeping her hands free to bring provisions. Because it used to be celebrated on the shortest day of the year, Santa Lucia Day has become a festival of lights. In Scandinavia, girls dress in white dresses with a white sash, with...

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