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Veal Piccata

April 3, 2011

Veal Piccata INGREDIENTS ¼ Cup Unbleached Flour ½ Teaspoon Salt ¼ Teaspoon Fresh Ground Black Pepper 1 Pound Veal Cutlets 4 Teaspoons Olive Oil 1/3 Cup White Wine 1 Cup Chicken Broth 2 Tablespoons Fresh Lemon Juice 2 Tablespoons Capers 1 Tablespoon Butter (NOT Margarine) 1 Tablespoon Chopped Parsley Place...

Blood Orange Mimosas

April 3, 2011

Blood Orange Mimosas INGREDIENTS 2 Cups Chilled Fresh Blood Orange Juice 1 Bottle (750ml) Chilled Dry & Good Quality Prosecco Fresh Blood Orange Slices For Garnish Into each of 8 champagne flutes, pour ¼ cup blood orange juice.  Top off each glass with Prosecco and a slice of blood orange....

Key Lime Pie

April 1, 2011

Key Lime Pie INGREDIENTS Crust 1 ¼ Cups Graham Cracker Crumbs 2 Tablespoons Sugar 6 Tablespoons Melted Butter Filling 14 Ounces Sweetened Condensed Milk 5 Egg Yolks ½ Plus 2 Tablespoons Fresh Key Lime Juice You May Use Bottled Key Lime Juice, But Fresh Is Always Better TOPPING ¾ Cup...

Chocolate Waffles

March 28, 2011

Chocolate Waffles INGREDIENTS 1 ½ Cups Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips 1 Cup Unsweetened Cocoa 2 Cups Unbleached Flour 1 Tablespoon Baking Powder 2 Tablespoons Sugar ½ Teaspoon Salt 4 Separated Eggs 4 Tablespoons Olive Oil 2 Cups Milk Preheat waffle iron.  Sift flour, cocoa and baking powder into a medium sized...

Asparagus In Vinaigrette

March 26, 2011

Asparagus In Vinaigrette I learned how to make this dish while living in France.  It is so easy and tasty! INGREDIENTS 2 Pounds Trimmed Fresh Asparagus 1 Minced Garlic Clove 1/3 Cup Olive Oil 2 Tablespoons Fresh Lemon Juice ¾ Teaspoon Salt ¼ Fresh Ground Pepper Place trimmed asparagus in...

Coconut Macaroons

March 23, 2011

Coconut Macaroons INGREDIENTS 14 Ounces of Sweetened Condensed Milk 1 Whipped Egg White 2 Teaspoons Vanilla Extract 1 ½ Teaspoons Almond Extract 14 Ounces Flaked Coconut Preheat oven to 325° F.  Line baking sheets with parchment paper and set aside.  In a large bowl, combine sweetened condensed milk, egg white,...

Whoopie Cake

March 18, 2011

Whoopie Cake INGREDIENTS ½ Cup (1 Stick) Softened Butter 1 Cup Firmly Packed Brown Sugar 1 Egg 1 Tablespoon Vanilla Extract 2 Cups Unbleached Flour 1/3 Cup Cocoa Powder 1 Teaspoon Baking Powder 1 Teaspoon Baking Soda ½ Teaspoon Salt 1 Cup Buttermilk (or Sour Milk) Whoopie Filling (Below) Heart...

Warm Crab Dip

March 15, 2011

Warm Crab Dip INGREDIENTS 1 ¾ Cups Cream Cheese 1 Cup Sour Cream 4 Tablespoons Mayonnaise 2 Tablespoons Lemon Juice 2 Teaspoon Dijon Mustard 2 Teaspoon Worcestershire Sauce 1 Pound & 2 Ounces Fresh Cooked Crabmeat 1 Cut In Half Garlic Clove Butter For Greasing Salt & Pepper Fresh Dill...

Asparagus & Prosciutto Rolls

March 14, 2011

Asparagus & Prosciutto Rolls INGREDIENTS 18 Thick & Trimmed Asparagus Spears 2 Teaspoons Salt 6 Slices Imported Italian Prosciutto (such as Prosciutto di Parma) 4 Ounces Fontina Cheese – Cut Into Thin Slices 2 Tablespoons Unsalted Butter – Melted Freshly Ground Pepper Bring about 2 inches of water to a...

Zuppa Inglese

March 13, 2011

Zuppa Inglese INGREDIENTS Custard 3 Cups Milk 1 Cup Heavy Cream ½ Cup Sugar 6 Large Egg Yolks ½ Cup Unbleached Flour 2 Teaspoons Vanilla Extract One 12 Ounce Butter Pound Cake – Cut Into Thin Slices ½ Cup Marsala Wine 2/3 Cup Sour Cherry Preserves Whipped Cream 1 Cup...

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