Holiday Gift Wrap Up: Comfort Foods & Cocktails

HOUSTON -- It's the most wonderful time of the year, and we've got some amazing food and drink gifts that everyone will be cheering over, in today's Holiday Gift Wrap Up.

Spoonful of Comfort

A warm bowl of chicken noodle soup can be the perfect gift for loved ones. Now it can be sent right to your doorstep! As seen on Shark Tank, Spoonful of Comfort provides delicious, handcrafted chicken noodle soup that’s made with the finest ingredients, including fresh thyme, parsley, seasoned roasted chicken, and hearty noodles.  The beautiful package comes complete with rolls and you can even add cookies, in addition to the 64 oz. jar of soup (4-6 servings), personalized note and ladle. Also available in Tomato Basil and Mushroom soup. www.spoonfulofcomfort.com

SoBakeable
Last minute gifts for that long-distant great-aunt, your colleague or your kid`s teacher can be challenging to find and buy. Well meet the gift list solution - SoBakeable! The delivery subscription box has simplified and modernized baking by providing a lesson in every box.
SoBakeable gives consumers the opportunity to get creative in the kitchen. Each month, SoBakeable ships a box with two separate dessert kits with all of the ingredients, a full baking guide and a special baking tool to create 2 beautiful desserts. All that is required is eggs, milk and butter - SoBakeable provides the rest! Family and friends can now spend more time together in the kitchen through a simple, fun and fuss-free baking experience.
SoBakeable is the perfect last minute gift that doesn`t feel like a last minute gift.

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Texas TRU Distribution

These next gifts will put everyone in good spirits, the way only Texans can.
Check out Texas TRU Distribution.  My favorite thing is that this is a local distributor that features Craft and Organic spirits. For Instance the Texas Silver Rum was made in Htown at their newest Craft Distillery.
Such unique flavors, and cheers to shopping local and staying True to your Texas roots!

Click here for more and where you can find their products and what bars serve them as well.

Here are some recipes you can use their products for:

Spiced Daiquiri
-2oz Crusoe Spiced Rum
-1oz simple syrup
-1oz fresh lime juice
-3 dashes of Bar Keep Chinese bitters
-shake served up

The Texas Russian
-1oz Texas Silver Rum
-1oz Cafecito
-2oz cream or half n half
-1 dash Bar Keep Chinese bitters
-on the rocks

Autumn Mule
-1 1/2oz Crusoe Spiced Rum
-1/2oz simple syrup
-1/2oz fresh lime juice
-2oz ginger beer
-2 dashes of Bar Keep Apple bitters
-pour over ice

The Channel 39 Holiday Special
-1oz Crusoe Spiced Rum
-1oz Temptation Apple
-1/2oz fresh lemon juice
-1/2oz simple syrup
-1 drop of Bar Keep Chinese bitters
-shake and pour over ice
Note: This Cocktail will also work great with your choice of whiskey instead of Rum. Rye works best!

Maggie was wearing a Tipsy Elves Ugly Holiday Sweater

Then make a statement at your holiday party or win best ensemble at an ugly sweater party, in Tipsy Elves holiday sweaters. You seriously can't help but giggle when going through their website.
Sweaters start at $55 but to me are priceless.

Get yours here.