Santa Teddy and Kitty Carlisle the Red Nosed Reinkitty
and Trick and Treat and Clementine and the chickens and Lucinda wish all our fair readers a very Merry Christmas, a Happy Hanukkah, a Festive Festivus and a real nice Sunday afternoon.
"Recently, the pudding has been accorded middle-class airs with raisins and sultana set in a light sponge."
Sweet Potato Not-Nog
4 ounces mashed and strained sweet potato
1 ounce simple syrup, or more to sweeten
3/4 ounce brandy
3/4 ounce bourbon
1/4 ounce orange liquor
1 ounce milk
dash of orange bitters
1 ounce whipped cream or a toasted marshmallow
1 slice candied sweet potato, optional
In a blender, mix the sweet potato, syrup, liquors and milk until smooth. Pour into a glass. Top with some whipped cream.