Quick Combos: Grape Tomatoes, Sweet Potatoes, Summer Squash, Lettuce, Gala Apples Grape Tomatoes Oven roasted grape tomatoes are bursting with sweet and savory umami flavor. Cut them lengthwise and place in a single layer on a baking sheet. Drizzle with Read on!
Ricotta Fritters 6 eggs 1/2 c. sugar 1 pound whole milk ricotta cheese 2 1/2 c flour 1 heaping Tbs baking powder 1 tsp vanilla 1/4 tsp freshly grated nutmeg oil for frying powdered sugar or cinnamon sugar (1 Read on!
I have a confession to make . . . my kitchen is filled with processed food. Pancake mix, frozen waffles, canned chicken broth, prepared breadcrumbs, canned tomatoes, frozen vegetables, and all manner of little jars and bags of “flavor enhancers.” Read on!
Eating is a moral act. Eating is a political act. Eating can be an act of delicious rebellion, joyful defiance in the face of corporatism and greed. For this holiday celebrating our freedom, let us not forget to celebrate our Read on!
1 c warm water 1 tsp sugar 2 pkg yeast (not Rapid Rise) 1 c. boiling water 1 c. shortening 1 1/2 tsp. salt 2/3 c. sugar 2 eggs 6 c. flour + 1 c. flour for rolling dough 1 Read on!
2 cups buttermilk 3 large eggs 3/4 stick (6 tablespoons) unsalted butter, melted and cooled, plus additional melted butter for brushing the griddle 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup whole-wheat flour 1/4 cup wheat germ 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons Read on!
FOR SAUCE 1 cup sugar 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces 1/3 cups water 1/4 cup dark rum 1/2 teaspoon cider vinegar 1/4 cup heavy cream FOR BEIGNETS About 8 cups vegetable oil, divided 2 apples 1 3/4 cups Read on!
1 cup water or plain yogurt 1/2 cup cucumbers, peeled and chopped 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lime juice organic sugar, honey, or agave nectar to taste Crushed ice (optional) Slice of lime or mint sprig, for garnish (optional) Instructions:Place all ingredients in blender and blend Read on!
3 eggs 1 3/4 cups sugar 7/8 cup light vegetable oil 2 1/2 cups unpeeled grated summer squash 2 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 3 teaspoons cinnamon 1 Read on!