buttermilk

Magic Buttermilk

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My grandmother kept buttermilk in the refrigerator at all times.  Not only was it a key ingredient in baking delicious items like biscuits and pancakes, it was my grandfather’s favorite drink.  In fact, every night before bed he would crumble saltine crackers into a tall glass of cold buttermilk for his late night snack. Most […]

refrigerator tea

How to Make Refrigerator Tea

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Every noon my grandmother would place a handful of tea bags in a large glass jar filled with water, strings hanging outside the lid for easy removal, and place it on the back porch.   A few hours later she would remove the tea bags, place the container in the refrigerator to chill until dinner.  Some […]