it is amazing how little this recipe has changed after 1800 years. the roman physician galinos (129 – 99 ac) describes this sweet in his book with many details. source:the classical cookbook, andrew dalby and sally grainger. excelent source regarding a
another nice soup i am looking forward to trying from the somersizing website. looks great. for anyone that isn't familiar with somersizing, you need to eat the right combination of healthy fats, protiens, carbs, etc. it's all about balance. ;) suzann
this is a dish that combines two things that i really like... eggplant and pork hash. pork hash in hawaii brings back memories of the hunabutta days (childhood) when the man in the manapua (steamed chinese bun) man would come around and sell his wares, k
this is so yummy - and easy to prepare! - a nice twist from the usual lemonade. great in warm weather! enjoy! prep time doesn't include 15-30 minute
mini-pecan pies in packaged phyllo pastry shells. easy, impressive and absolutely delicious. southern living recipe, i think from 11/2007. just remember to keep stirring the pecan/syrup mixture as you fill the shells to keep the nuts and moisture evenly i
i love mirj's funky chicken with sesame noodles. i decided to use the noodles as my inspiration for this recipe. it's really similar but totally different. we liked it and i hope others will too! cook time is the time it takes to make the pasta. *update*
this delightful recipe is from restaurant al-fassia in marrakesh, morocco and is one of the vegetarian dishes featured on the menu.
my mom, irma, passed away 2 years ago, and this was one of my favorite "treats" that she made. she never liked sour cream dips, but she loved cream cheese. she found/made up this recipe before i was born. christmas, easter etc., a family party just wasn't
this is another great recipe from moosewood. this is quick, easy and yummy. you can try it with other pasta shapes too. add feta to the top and serve with tomatoes and balsamic vinegar.
wonderful comfort food from rozanne gold, a favorite cookbook author. this is a creamless creamed soup and it's delicious. it's made thick with potatoes and rich with butter. the color of this soup is stunning.
this recipe comes courtesy of one the american girls cookbooks. specifically it comes from the kirsten one and so is swedish themed. several of these recipes from all of the books are all time favorites of mine so i will post them here. rice porridge, kn
remember the rich thick creamy chocolate drink from starbucks a few years ago? this is just about an exact replica! i wish i could remember where i found this at, but can't. so i thought i'd put it here for safe keeping! enjoy!
fancy name for pork loin roast with potatoes and onions. this dish has been around forever and it's always a winner. if you can catch a pork loin on sale, then is the time to buy and freeze for special company dinners. this one is sure to wow them!
this is an easy, traditional, and delicious potato kugel (potato pudding) recipe from the jewish cookbook, "passover by design: picture perfect kosher by design recipes for the holiday", by susie fishbein.
a well known new zealand slice recipe. normal size of a slice tin is 35cm long x 20 cm wide x 4 cm deep.
i got this recipe from my husbands mens health magazine. i made a few tweaks, one of which was to use boneless skinless breasts rather than the boneless skinless thighs the recipe called for. by making these changes i was able to get the fat down from ove
tasty, simple and sin free. this is a lovely drink for the warm weather.
i love cinnamon. when i started my diabetic diet, they told me that cinnamon actually helps the insulin work and promotes health in a diabetic. so, with that in mind, i started using tons of it. i love it, so that wasn't a problem for me. i use it on
i adore sushi, but my bh refuses to even look at it, let alone eat it. i thought he was squeamish about the fish, but after i made some vegetarian sushi he still wouldn't go near it (yay, more for me). it turns out that the seaweed also gives him the heeb
i always have onion and pepper relish on hand so i can make this dip if people stop by. it's great and a little out of the ordinary. you could probably do this whith any relish or chutney. i found this on the lid of a jar of harry and david's sweet onion
this is the only dressing i will ever use for caesar salad. it is from the creator of the caesar salad, cesar cardini. you can make it, like i do, or you can buy it in the store. it's a large bottle for 6.99 but this dressing goes a long way. note that
these little finger sandwiches look great on a buffet or at tea time. they taste great and are so simple to make. you can use any kind of nut bread, but i prefer pumpkin or banana nut bread.
after a recent move, with all that unpacking,, i came across a perpetual calendar from gooseberry patch that i'd stuffed in a drawer quite awhile ago. we moved to wv during a really hot spell (temps over 100* for many days). so you can imagine, on jul
this is super easy and a yummy cross between a pudding and a cake.
i love macaroni and cheese. it's homey, comforting, delicious, and versatile. i love this mac and cheese recipe because in addition to being cream and soul-satisfying as all mac and cheese should be, it is also incredibly easy to prepare and lower calor
this year (2006), i have resolved to take better care of my diabetes. well, actually it was more of an order from my doctor. he told me either to straighten up or find a new doctor. big wake up call! for me because i love todd to death. he made it pos
i know, i know...there are a ton of meatloaf recipes out there (and i have made quite a few of them). but, once again, this just turns out to be my family's favorite. it is extraordinarily simple, yet very satisfying. for the soft bread crumbs, i gener
a recipe i adapted from the traditional apricot chicken recipe my mother used to make. i was looking for a dish that had a thicker sauce with no bones that would allow for a less messy dish. with all the flavour of the original.
tasty wrap filled with hot veggies and beans, and cheese of course. great for lunch or dinner.
this recipe was in the jan/feb 2009 issue of cooking light magazine. it was in their "lighten up" section - where a reader can submit a favorite recipe and cooking light will make it healthier. this was very tasty and the kids loved them. next time i m
when winter howls outside there is nothing more soothing than a bowl or cup of thick soup. the orange juice and spices in this recipe lend it the slightest tang and piquancy without interfering with the wholesome veggie taste. this is my own recipe, but t
my mother and father were children of the great depression. sometimes my mom would pull these crazy recipes out but we as a family loved them! this is one that my children and i have to have still sometimes. eat it hot because it does not rewarm very w
oh my gosh! my brother told me how to make this years ago and asked if i would make it for him. we had cleaned some fresh quail and his wife was out of town. i did and was instantly hooked on this meal. we had this like every night for a week and at least
enjoy this flavorful salad with falafel, barbecued meat, fried fish or spoon it into a pita pocket. the recipe can be found in the arabian nights cookbook: from lamb kebabs to baba ghanouj, delicious homestyle arabian cooking. i found the recipe in the t
in the winter, kentucky weather can get really cold without any notice. sometimes, it's rolling out of bed on one of those cold mornings is just not what you want to do. but the thought of whipping up a batch of this oatmeal for yourself (or making enou
this is a veratile dish which can be served summer or winter which i found originally from super food ideas magazine (april 2003), however it is a very common recipe. it is a light dish but full on flavour. provided you have the base of the receipe in you
my mom used to work at a department store that served these at their snack bar. although that was years ago, my family still loves these sandwiches...great for lunch or a quick dinner with a bowl of soup.
this cucumber salad goes well with just any kind of meal. in sweden, strong white distilled vinegar is usually used (12%), which gives the cucumber salad the correct sweet-and-sour flavour and a wonderful fresh and refreshing taste.
this is a quick, flavorful and filling weeknight meal that you can alter any way you want to suit your needs and it will still come out tasty! i created this meal one night when my husband was out of town and i thought i had a pizza in the freezer to fee
from www.eggs.ca. prep time does not include egg boiling time.
this is very popular at our house and the amounts vary each time.
this is my very favorite dip for fruit! after 25 years it is still tops in my most asked for, which i love because it is so easy. i really like it with strawberries. i love to make a platter of grapes strawberries bananas cantaloupe, etc. with this dip t
adapted from susan #2's 'lynn's famous gazpacho' for the magic bullet blender.
this is great to sweeten and add a lemony zing to tea or fruity beverages. it will keep in the fridge for up to 1 year. you can also dilute the syrup with cold water and ice to make lemonade. you can substitute the lemon juice with orange, grapefruit,
another lemony based creation from sandra lee's sumptuous collection of recipes. this one is simple, tasty, and when paired up with lemon chicken soup,lemon garlic broccoli, lemon pudding brulee with blueberries, and a lemon cream martini you have an ele
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