Best New Year’s Eve Eggnog

Few things scream “New Year”, like a cold cup of eggnog. If you have ever thought about whatmakes the festive drink so delicious, you have come to the right place. What Is Eggnog? Eggnog is a rich, milk, and egg-based beverage that’s generally served to kick-start the festive season from Thanksgiving, right up to New […]

Christmas in Old Quebec ~ Joyeux Noël!

Christmastime in Quebec, Canada! This city is about as French as it gets in North America and it’s steeped in interesting culinary tradition. This trip will take us through some fabulous Christmas markets, the famous Fairmont Le Château Frontenac Hotel, and French cooking classes at the world renowned “Ateliers et Saveurs”- not to mention we will get some great insight to the “French-Canadian” way of celebrating Christmas!

German Lebkuchen: The Original Gingerbread

Gingerbread men, gingerbread holiday shapes and not forgetting the “granddaddy” of them all gingerbread houses. The making of these holiday cookies are a time honored tradition in many families across the world. The best gingerbread in the world comes from Nürnberg, Germany and is called lebkuchen . This post contains a wonderful recipe for gingerbread and some insight into the lebkuchen of Nürnberg, Germany. Merry Christmas& Happy Holidays!