Shortcuts Offered For Homemade Soups, Dips, Drinks
Dottie Ehmann says she loves to cook, but she also loves to make things that save you from cooking.
Ehmann makes exotic mixes, mostly powders that turn into delicious homemade soups, party dips and hot drinks. She does it with herbs and spices, meticulously measuring out portions by fractions of a teaspoonful. Sometimes she layers the various colorful ingredients into glass jars and the results verge on works of art.
Her mixes will be among the items on sale at the Festival of Trees Gift Shop this month. The annual Christmas event runs Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 at Silvermont Mansion.
Ehmann, a ret...