Another delicious recipe passed down to me by my Aunt Bea, after one of her always enjoyable dinner parties back in the early 2000s. ½ c. uncooked wild rice 2 tbsp. butter 2/3 c. chopped dried apricots 1 celery stalk, sliced 2 green onions, chopped 1½ tsp. dried thyme 2 c. chicken broth or beef […]
Crispy crust on the outside, tender and creamy goodness on the inside. Elegant fondant potatoes create “perfect textures and contrasts between the creamy potato center and the crusty edges. The key here is to use russet potatoes; it’s a texture thing. You’ll cut them into cylinders. Next you’ll brown the tops and bottoms in a […]
1 oz. (2 tbsp.) vodka 1 oz. (2 tbsp.) peach schnapps 2 oz. (4 tbsp.) orange juice 2 oz. (4 tbsp.) cranberry juice Mix together all ingredients together. Pour into a highball glass ¾ filled with ice cubes. Stir well. Makes 1 drink.
Serves 4 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 4 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 yellow onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 jalapeno pepper, diced (remove seeds for less heat) 1 1/2 teaspoons chili powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon sea or kosher salt 1 small tomato, chopped, plus more for topping 2 tablespoons chopped […]
Good diet-compliant food, would make again. First made on 10-22-2013 Update: This is definitely good, but Check out my other Balsamic Basil Turkey Loaf that I like even better… (the glaze/ sauce is lighter and less sharp, and I prefer that). 1 Tbsp extra-virgin olive oil 3/4 cup finely diced sweet yellow onion 1 cup […]
Garlic and Vinegar Kale Chips (Sept 2013 – Yum!) Preheat oven to 200 degrees. Toss the kale with 1 tablespoon of olive oil and 1 tablespoon of vinegar. Sprinkle 1 tablespoon of garlic and parsley seasoning, or your choice of seasoning on top. Give the kale another toss to coat the kale in seasoning. Spread the […]
PrintCashew Chicken (Figure Friendly!) A hit for my new diet plan. I first made this in September 2013 – its a frequent favorite now, and very figure friendly!Ingredients2 tsp peanut oil or sesame oil 2 cloves garlic, minced (or 2 tsp chopped garlic from jar) 1 pound raw boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into […]