On Thursday, December 3, 2015, the 14th Annual Zero-Proof Mix-Off will be back and bigger than ever, with holiday fun lasting from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Lorain County Community College’s Spitzer Conference Center. Kick off the holiday season by tasting 23 delicious non-alcoholic drinks mixed up by a variety of local agencies and organizations. Come to the Mix-Off for sweet sips, live music, prizes, and more, then leave the celebration with ideas for zero-proof options to serve at your own holiday parties.
Festive family meals are a highlight of the holiday season. Don’t spoil yours by eating spoiled food! Safely preparing a meal is one way to keep your guests healthy this holiday season. For starters, did you know that leaving your bird thawing out on the counter for more than two hours is unsafe - and a common mistake? There are three safe ways to thaw a turkey: in a refrigerator, in cold water, or in a microwave. Find out how to thaw a turkey with each method.