4 posts from month 04/2018

Grilled Vegetable and Halloumi Sandwiches with Basil Aioli

Spring is here and it's time to fire up the grill!  These are truly beautiful summer sandwiches that can be ready in less than 30 minutes.  I like mine with only vegetables, but if you know someone who truly needs meat, than you can do the same thing, but add some lovely grilled koftas to it!  Use any vegetables that you like that will grill well.  I used zucchini, eggplant, peppers, and onions here.  You could try sweet potato, mushrooms, fennel, anything!  Scrumptious! If you're ... Continue Reading
Chicken Balti Curry

Chicken Balti Curry

There's just something about a curry.  It's real comfort food, easy to prepare, and no sacrifice of flavor whatsoever.  Everyone will love this recipe for Chicken Balti.  Guaranteed.  And it literally only takes minutes to prepare.  I've made this recipe less spicy hot than I normally might because sometimes I prefer a milder curry so that the other flavors of cumin, ginger, and turmeric can shine through.  But if you prefer all your food to be a three alarm fire, go ahead and spice ... Continue Reading
Tomato Soup and Polenta

Chunky Tomato Soup with Crispy Polenta Sticks

Ever need a super quick and easy meal but also want something flavorful and delicious?  Every day, you say?  Well here is a perfect answer.  Chunky Tomato Soup and Crispy Polenta Sticks.  If you have 30 minutes, then you are good to go. Cook the polenta and refrigerate. Make the soup and let it simmer.  Do something else for 20 minutes.  Then come back, cut up the polenta and fry it. Puree the soup.  And you're done! How easy was that???  MMMMmmmmm. ... Continue Reading
Chocolate Souffle

Mom’s Chocolate Soufflé

Do you want a warm chocolatey creamy fruity dessert??  Try this heavenly light Chocolate Souffle which takes 10 minutes to prepare and is absolutely delicious.   The Recipe    Prep Time:  10 mins Cook Time: 45 mins Yields: 6 servings Ingredients 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup flour 1/4 tsp salt 3/4 cup milk 2 oz (56g) dark unsweetened chocolate (99% cocoa) 3 egg yolks 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 3 egg whites 1/4 tsp cream of ... Continue Reading