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DIY Cold Press Coffee

Cold press coffee lovers- making your own is so easy, so cheap and soooooo good! This past summer I made a batch every single week and loved having it on hand for guests who also enjoyed a good cold coffee during the day. If you’ve never tried it, it has a very smooth taste and… Continue reading DIY Cold Press Coffee

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Mama Carp’s “GP”tini (..Guilty Pleasure)

This martini has been my signature drink for many years.I always keep these ingredients on hand; Dekuyper Watermelon Pucker, Dekuyper Island Punch Pucker and Absolut Citron Vodka. Super easy, 1 shot of each shaken vigorously with ice, pour into martini glass and top it off with a fresh lemon slice. So, is it a “guilty… Continue reading Mama Carp’s “GP”tini (..Guilty Pleasure)

App's & Drinks · Autumn

It’s That Time Of Year Again!

I LOVE this time of year – Minnesota at its finest! Falling leaves, crisp autumn air & lots of crackling bonfires with your favorite friend’s. Be sure to whip up several batches of my Northwoods Apple Cider, its great hot or cold! Also keep it on hand for my favorite fall cocktail Jameson Cidertini’s. This… Continue reading It’s That Time Of Year Again!

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Mama Carps “Lemon Drop” Martini

Makes two AMAZING martini’s…. 1 Tablespoon regular or super fine sugar 1 Tablespoon sparkling white sugar – opt. but gorgeous! 1 good sized lemon 1 1/2 Jiggers lemonade 1 1/2 Jiggers simple syrup* 1 1/2 Jiggers Limoncello 3 Jiggers Absolut CitronVodka Ice Cut lemon in half then with each half cut a pretty slice for… Continue reading Mama Carps “Lemon Drop” Martini

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Hare Today, Gone Tomorrow Snack Mix

Recipe by Mama Carp…. Name of recipe by Joanne Pollock Kohler (sister) lol Just in time for Easter- I was messing in the kitchen and this is what I came up with ❤ revised 2/11/2014 ¾ cup packed brown sugar 6 Tablespoons butter 3 Tablespoons light corn syrup ¼ teaspoon baking soda 4 oz. pretzel… Continue reading Hare Today, Gone Tomorrow Snack Mix

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Mama Carp’s Jameson Cidertini

Perfect for fall celebrations – makes 4 martinis 1 cup fresh cider – I use my Northwoods Apple Cider recipe 4 oz. Jameson Irish Whiskey 2 Tablespoons real maple syrup Juice from 1 lemon 4 cups ice Sugar for rim &  garnish with fresh apple slices &cranberries Cut lemon in half and use to rim… Continue reading Mama Carp’s Jameson Cidertini

App's & Drinks · Autumn · Celebrate the Seasons ♥ · Favorite Recipes ♥

Taco Dip

The thought of showing up at a party with just a bag of chips have you running scared? Bring this taco dip & impress your friends- it’s simple and delicious. You can make this using many short cuts or go all out – shred your own cheese, use fresh romaine & add some thinly sliced… Continue reading Taco Dip

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Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball

Prep: 20 min Ready In: 3 hr 20 min “A sweet switch from the usual cheese ball. Serve with graham crackers or chocolate wafers.” Ingredients 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup confectioners’ sugar 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract 3/4 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips 3/4… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball