23 years ago hubby and i were honeymooning in gatlinburg, tenessee and ate at a restaurant called the brass lantern. we had trout and a vegetable soup that was
healthy muffin recipe from gourmet magazine (august 1993). it's even tasty to those who don't care for bran! if you don'r have miller's bran, you can use all-bran cereal or wheat germ. you can omit raisins or substitute for other dried fruit such as cr
autumn is my favorite time of year to cook! this recipe can be prepared either spicy or sweet, your choice! two of my posted mexican-inspired seasoning mix recipes are offered as suggestions.
neomonde is a popular middle eastern restaurant in raleigh nc where the owners (three brothers) make everything from scratch on site. a favorite of mine when i'm in town, i was pleased when this recipe appeared in the the local paper (news and observer).
this recipe was found in robin robertson's vegan planet. my hubby is a brewer, so i naturally gravitated toward this recipe. i think this recipe would be equally as good with sliced portabello mushrooms. it's all about the sauce, which is thick and del
this makes a lovely presentation after chilled then cut into rounds and displayed on a platter.
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.
this recipe is from the wonderful cookbook, "a treasury of jewish holiday baking", by marcy goldman. this pareve pesach cake tastes like a rich but light chocolate cheesecake. it's wonderful with or without the glaze. if you don't mind a dairy cake, it
a recipe passed on by australian chef simon bryant which he obtained on a trip to japan.
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.
i have fond memories of sweden and it was there that i learned to love fresh dill. they seemed to find a way to put in just about every dish!!! this one sounds delish. from cooks.com and posted for zwt.
my mom wasn't a great chef, any recipe of her's i can do way better!
if spinach scares you, this is one recipe that contains spinach that you do not have to be afraid of! it is so delicious that even my picky kids like it. my mother-in-law makes this for get-togethers and she passed the recipe on to me. you can also use br
my dh's amish mother raised him on this recipe. he much prefers it over store-bought ketchup. it was a taste i had to acquire, but now my ds's also prefer this type of ketchup. enjoy!
my grandma anderson would make these for my brother and me when we would come for our weekend visits. she taught me how to make these so i could keep her recipes alive and hand them down to my children. keeping her recipes in my family's cookbook keeps h
i adopted this recipe and recently tried it as a side with pork chops in mustard sauce (recipe #102748), rice, and a tossed salad. these carrots are different from the usual glazed carrots, as they aren't as sweet and carry a brightness from the citrus.
great served in lettuce cups and garnished with tomato.
my grandma lorraine stromgren would listen to wcco radio's joyce lamont as she broadcasted a daily recipe. my grandma would sit by the radio with pencil in hand to write down those recipe favorites! a cookbook was published in 1979 after 10 years of recip
paula deen says this is the most requested sandwich at their restaurant in savannah, georgia! look and see why! note: the calories are so high because the total amount of dressing is firgured in. when you eat this you only use a small amount of dressing!
i stole (and adapted) this recipe from applesforhealth.com, because they have stolen dozens of recipes from me and hundreds of recipes from recipezaar! the original source of the recipe is the art of cooking for the diabetic. low sodium and low cholestero
as a new vegan and a real picky eater i was struggling a little with the diet change. i heard cauliflower was a great substitute for chicken so i decided to make some fried chicken (or cauliflower) and boy was this delicious! my mother who is not vegan sa
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
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 from the "vegetarian appetizers" cookbook. the picture looked so fabulous that i just had to try it. dh and the other guests just gobbled these up. the pesto is pretty tasty! you will have to guage the olive oil based upon how you like your pe
these are light, unlike typical pumpkin muffins. good for spring. golden raisins and walnuts would be good in these if you made full-size muffins. try filling them with cream cheese after baking. yum!
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 isn't your usual chinese restaurant mustard sauce! this is a silky sauce lush with the flavors of toasted sesame oil and dijon mustard! wonderful with cold roast beef, lamb and chicken dishes. spread on steamed fish and foods off the grill. great on
from cuisine at home. i can't abide frozen spinach, so baby spinach leaves fit the role nicely. cut down on the fat content by using lower fat milk instead of cream. a brief history of boursin, compliments of www.cheese.com: "boursin is a modern, creamy,
this is a delicious cake which is perfect for celebrating spring or easter!.the base is an algerian sponge cake known as 'meskucho'. for an easter feel decorate with chocolate mini eggs, easter chicks etc. the cake is very easy to make & decorate so don't
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
this is a matthew ford recipe from the guardian's weekend magazine. using barley makes a nice change from rice and it's good for you as well. if you want you can also add sautéed mushrooms or shredded meat. i often use butternut squash instead of pumpkin
fresh and delicious side-dish served warm or cold. although the recipe calls for 1lb pasta, i prefer more of the pestonade; i either cut the pasta amount or double the pestonade!
a quick way to make a raspberry sauce without using pots & pans. good in summer over ice cream or for a simple elegant dessert put a scoop of ice cream in a meringue shell or between 2 meringues and pour over sauce! this come from my microwave (700wt) re
adapted from a recipe by edith bowman on bbc radio 1. relatively cheap and very easy to make. delicious too :) keep refrigerated after it is made. i turned these into easter cakes this year by spooning the mixture into cake cases and sticking a mini cho
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
this is the best chocolate cake ever, from the most wonderful animal-friendly restaurant in athens, ga. if driving through, be sure to stop at the grit, and after a wonderfully huge, satisfying meal, order cake! i've included two icing versions - chocol
a hearty flavorful exotic bean and vegetable stew.
really an effective spice blend...i got it in one of maharishi ayurveda newsletters and thought of sharing here !hope this will help you melt your blues away.. :-))
my italian mil was thoroughly impressed by my non-italian treatment of her olives. they are great appetizers and condiments to your fav pasta.(from the vancouver sun) ps. cook time include fridge time
this is another of the dishes i've been brought up on. a warming, comforting dish, very nutritious and, without the dumplings, low in fat. the vegetables can be substituted, there are no hard and fast laws, after all, my nana makes it with whatever she ha
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.
every year, on israel's independence day, we all go off and have a barbeque in a public park together with friends and family. every year, without fail, my sushiman makes his sick salad. sushiman is british, so sick means barf. and it really does look
not too far from where we live, there are huge cranberry bogs where over half of the cranberries in the us are harvested. so, i'm always on the look-out for another good cranberry recipe. this one, from susan branch's *autumn* book, really fits the bi
this is a delicious and lower fat/calorie alternative to traditional deviled eggs. instead of filling the whites with yolks and mayo, these easy to prepare eggs are stuffed with hummus! experiment with different flavoured hummus -- there are many commerci
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