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Homemade horchata beats the heat

Homemade horchata beats the heat

Cristina Lule

May 29, 2013

On uncomfortably hot summer days, I’m reminded of a sweet and refreshing drink my mom used to make to help cool off from the unwelcome heat. Recently, I asked my mom to show me how to make Agua de Horchata – also known as cinnamon rice milk – from scratch. I was surprised to learn the complexity...