Mother's milk tea is a traditional European herbal preparation that has been used over the centuries by women to increase milk supply when nursing. Ingredients and amounts vary widely, but all of the teas are consumed in order to enhance lactation. Always check with a doctor before consuming any traditional or prescription medications while nursing.Know More
For this preparation, you need 1/2 cup each of both nettle leaf and red raspberry leaf. You also need 1/4 cup each of dried alfalfa leaf, dried dandelion leaf and dried blessed thistle. You also need 1/4 cup of your choice of any of the following types of seeds: fennel, anise, cumin, coriander, caraway or dill. Fennel, anise and coriander together add sweetness to the tea. Fenugreek is a seed used in Traditional Medicinals brand of Mother's Milk tea.
Thoroughly combine the ingredients, and store them in a tightly covered container. This recipe makes about a quart of dried herbs. The recipe can be cut in half.
Bring water to a boil. Add about 1 tablespoon of the herb mixture per cup of boiling water. Allow the mother's milk tea to steep covered for 15 minutes before drinking.
Tea sandwiches are often served at occasions that call for a light meal consisting of a variety of easy-to-eat, delicate finger foods. They are easy to handle and more appropriate than larger, messier sandwiches when entertaining guests at a formal or semi-formal gathering where a full meal is not expected.Full Answer >
The ingredients used to make Logan's Roadhouse tea are 3/4 ounces each of rum, triple sec, gin and Everclear alcohol, 3 ounces of sweet-and-sour mix, and about 1/2 ounce of Coca-Cola Classic. The drink is served in a 16-ounce mug with ice. There also are different flavors and varieties of Logan's Roadhouse teas available, such as strawberry, Grateful Dead, watermelon and Blue Smurf.Full Answer >
A good substitute for evaporated milk is to combine one-quarter cup of half-and-half with three-quarter cups of whole milk to make one cup of evaporated milk. This is a suitable replacement for recipes that require a small amount of evaporated milk. Another substitute can be heavy cream, but it contains more fat.Full Answer >
Common substitutions for evaporated milk include half-and-half, heavy cream or whole milk. When making these substitutions, use equal amounts. For example, if substituting 1/2 cup of evaporated milk, use a 1/2 cup of either whole milk, heavy cream or half-and-half.Full Answer >