Gourmet Mustard Mixes

Super easy, yummy gift idea

The basic recipe is :

3 ozs. of brown or yellow mustard seeds
1/4 c. of brown sugar
1 tsp salt
1 tsp. cracked pepper
1 tsp. of turmeric
7/8 cup of malt vinegar OR wine OR white vinegar

(this recipe makes a little over a cup)
Put the mustard seeds, sugar salt, pepper, turmeric into a blender and whirl. Gradually add the liquid one tablespoon at a time.

You should have a coarse paste, let this stand or rest for 20 minutes.

Spoon into a clean jar,cap tightly and store in the refrigerator. .

To make different gourmet mustards:

Clove Spice Mustard add one teaspoon of cloves

Mustard Herbes De Provence :add two tablespoon of Herbs de Provence mixture

Hot Garlic Mustard: add 1 dried chili pepper and 1 clove of garlic

Horseradish Mustard: add 1/2-1 tablespoon of grated horseradish

Tarragon Mustard: add a pinch of cloves and 1 teaspoon of tarragon

Beer Mustard: use 1/2 cup of beer and 1/4 of malt vinegar instead of the 7/8 cup of malt vinegar, a pinch of ginger, cinnamon and caraway seeds

Honey Mustard: add 1/4 honey instead of brown sugar
add the 1/4 c honey and you decide how much bourbon you want in your mustard and sub. the malt vinegar