Olive Oil Jalapeno Cornmeal Cake with Candied Citrus

Pin It Ingredients: Olive Oil Jalapeno Cornmeal Cake Yields 10 servings Cake 2 cups vanilla Greek yogurt (sweetened) 1 1/4 cups light brown sugar, packed 3/4 cup Bertolli extra-virgin olive oil 3 large eggs, at room temperature 2 cups all-purpose… Continue Reading

8 Steps for Freezing Herbs in Oil

Pin It 1. Choose firm, fresh herbs, ideally from the market or your own garden. 2. If you wish, you can chop them fine. Or leave them in larger sprigs and leaves. Here I froze a combination of finely-chopped and… Continue Reading

Pasta Tossed with Brie, Tomatoes and Basil

Pin It serves 4-6 as an entree, 6-8 as a first course Ingredients: 4 ripe tomatoes, cut into 1/2 inch cubes 1 pound Brie cheese, rind removed, torn into irregular pieces 1 cup cleaned fresh basil leaves, cut into strips… Continue Reading

Cajun Lasagna

Pin It Ingredients: 8 cooked lasagna noodles 1lb. crawfish tails 1lb. uncooked small-medium shrimp 16oz. ricotta 2c. shredded pepper jack 2c. shredded parmesan 8oz. velveeta 1lg. egg 1lg. bell pepper, diced 1sm. Onion, diced 4 garlic cloves 1sm. Jalapeno minced,… Continue Reading