Here we take a childhood sweet treat favorite and Outlander-ize it! This is a great treat to take to a party! It is very versatile as you can choose any type of whisky. I have used Fireball Whisky, spiced vanilla whisky, “expensive” whisky and basic whisky. You can easily find this recipe on the web.
My daughter loves to cook and bake with me. So when she saw me reference my beloved Outlander Kitchen Cookbook, she was immediately by my side to help. This is what I treasure the most: this cookbook brings my family together to create these amazing recipes, while also supporting my wee addiction to all things Outlander.
Wonder if Claire ever grew watermelons in her wee gardens on Fraser’s Ridge? If so, the mechanically inclined Brianna surely would have had a nifty trick for cutting watermelons, such as this one we’re sharing with you.
Historically in America during the 17th and 18th centuries many types of crops were introduced by the Native Americans, such as maize, sweet potatoes, squashes, tomatoes, beans, grapes, berries, nuts, cotton, tobacco and watermelons. Perhaps the Mohawk Head of the Women’s Council, Tewaktenyonh, in Drums of Autumnshared some of those seeds with Claire.
The finale of Outlanderseason 2 brings a conclusion to the dynamic adaption of Dragonfly in Amber. The anticipation of the emotional roller coaster ride at the series conclusion required the planning and preparation of a comfort food that I could share with friends as we watched. Thankfully Outlander Kitchen provided a wealth of choices. My daughter, age 9, was intent on helping prepare a special dessert. We ultimately chose the “MacKenzie’s Millionaire Shortbread” on p. 252. Continue reading The MacKenzies’ Millionaire’s Shortbread→
Once I got a hold of a copy of the Outlander Kitchen Cookbook (a gift from Daddy; so thankful he “enables my addiction.” Now I can keep my signed copy in a safe place and use my unsigned copy as I cook. I can write notes in it and it won’t matter when food splatters upon the pages!) I just had to try out a recipe right away.