Zesty Seasoning Mix
|Mustard seed||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|White peppercorns||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Red pepper||3 Tablespoon, crushed|
|Bay leaves||8 , broken into small pieces|
In a small jar combine mustard seed, peppercorns, red pepper and bay leaves.
Cover tightly; shake until well mixed.
Use in preparing pickles, relishes, sauces, stews or soups.
For a Hot Mary drink combine 1 cup tomato juice and % teaspoon mix in a saucepan; cover.
Simmer for 5 minutes.
Into a mug strain the tomato juice.
Add vodka to taste and garnish with a lemon wedge.