Slow Cooker Apple Butter

Caption borrowed from http://blog.ljcfyi.com There is something about cool weather and nice slice of home baked bread slathered with fresh apple butter. The easiest way for me to make it is to use my other half, my slow cooker. The aroma that fills the house is unbelievable. Not quite the smell of apple pie but still … Continue reading Slow Cooker Apple Butter

Homemade Mayonnaise

We are removing processed foods from our diet so one of our experiments has been in making our own mayonnaise. This took a few tries to perfect the recipe to get it just right. Ingredients: 2 whole eggs 1 teaspoon dijon mustard 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/8 teaspoon salt 2 TBS … Continue reading Homemade Mayonnaise

Homade Chocolate Syrup

We all love chocolate syrup in our house. We use it in milk and desserts. However, we are also trying to move away from using commercial products. I would love to find an organic source of cocoa eventually but for now we are using commercial cocoa.Ingredients:1 Cup of water1 Cup of sugar2/3 cup cocoa1. Bring … Continue reading Homade Chocolate Syrup

Squirrel Point Farm BBQ Sauce

I taunted you yesterday with talk of a homemade BBQ Sauce. This is a recipe totally my own.Ingredients:1/2 cup Ketchup2 TBS Dijon Mustard1/4 cup Maple Syrup or honey or molasses whichever you have on hand2 TBS Onion Powder 1 TBS Soy Sauce1 shot Whiskey1/4 cup WaterDirections: Mix all ingredients in a bowl using a hand whisk. … Continue reading Squirrel Point Farm BBQ Sauce