Recipes, Shop News

Guacamole Recipe(s) – Debuting our newest blend!

Simple or complex, guacamole is always good. And now, you can dash in some of our guacamole spice blend and elevate it to the irresistible status it deserves. Beware. I literally couldn't stop eating it. Inspired by a friend who insisted this was a must make blend, I did a little research, spent too much… Continue reading Guacamole Recipe(s) – Debuting our newest blend!

Brewing, Home Apothecary, Recipes

Drink Feature: Rendezvous Tea Latte

What do you get when you mix our Twilight black tea, froathy milk, and a gourmet rose syrup? A Rendevous with pure delight! You can stop by the shop during the month of Febrauary to enjoy this decidant treat. Okay, okay, we know not all of you can make it to downtown Ames. Do not dispare, this is how you can enjoy it at home any time of the year!

Book Review, Recipes

Recipe: Holy Basil Pesto

¬†For book club this month I read¬†Adaptogens: Herbs for Strength, Stamina, and Stress Relief by David Winston and Steven Maimes, which was a pretty interested read. According to the authors, the three things that are key in an herb being considered an "adaptogen" is that it is 1) Tonic - can be taken daily long… Continue reading Recipe: Holy Basil Pesto