I love to make things from scratch and do so whenever possible, but somehow found myself with a half-full container of store-bought horchata. “Somehow” is kind of a strong word though as I actually purchased said container.
You see, Jill and I were going to watch Love Actually a few nights ago, and I am accustomed to drinking things that taste like Christmas while doing so. Usually this is a seasonal beer like Great Lakes Christmas Ale (when in Cleves) or Shiner Cheer, but neither of us were quite ready for alcohol after Monday night’s Flip Cup shenanigans.
I went to get some apple cider from the store, but could only find a $5 gallon container of it, which was way too much cider and monies. While in the hot drinks aisle, I spotted “Klass” horchata. I don’t remember when I first heard of the sweet, cinnamony rice and milk drink, but had definitely never tried it before. And for $1.50? Yes, sir! Continue reading