Philly Cheesesteak Mac n Cheese

19th May, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

Ingredients 1 pound beef ½ teaspoon kosher salt 1 teaspoon coarse black pepper 1 (12 ounce) box of elbow pasta 2 teaspoons olive oil ½ cup onion, diced pinch of salt 1 ¼ cups skim milk 2 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 1/4 cup grated American cheese 1 cup Cheddar Cheese 2 tablespoon […] Read More

Parmesan Risotto

8th May, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

  Ingredients (4 servings) ¼ red bell pepper, small dice ¼ green bell pepper, small dice ¼ red onion, small dice ¼ cup broccoli florets, chopped 1 cup basmati rice 2 1/8 cup water 1 tsp salt ½ tsp pepper ¼ cup grated parmesan cheese Procedure Combine all ingredients except the cheese into the Lekue […] Read More

Fresh Cheese with Peas and Mint

6th May, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

Ingredients 4 cups (1,000 ml fresh milk) 1 1/2 tbsp lime juice ½ cup peas Mint leaves Method Heat the milk for 15 minutes in the microwave at full power (800W) in the bottom of the Lekue Cheese Maker. Add the lime, mint, and peas; mix with a slotted spoon. Cool to room temperature for […] Read More

The Bee Sting

6th May, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

Ingredients (makes 2 drinks) 3 shots Bourbon 2 shots jalapeño Simple Syrup 2 shots fresh lemon juice 4 slices fresh jalapeño Procedure Add all ingredients except 2 slices of jalapeño to a shaker. Fill the shaker with ice, and shake for 20 seconds. Strain mixture into 2 Picardie Tumblers and add as much ice as […] Read More

Beef Short Ribs

5th May, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

Ingredients 3 1/2 pounds ribs 2 tsp ground ginger 1/4 cup soy sauce 1/4 cup dark brown sugar 2 Tbsp hoisin sauce 3 Tbsp lemon juice 2 Tbsp almond oil 3 Tbsp Sriracha 1/4 tsp dried chili flakes 1/2 tsp chili powder 1/4 tsp black pepper 1 large white or yellow onion 1 1/2 cup […] Read More

Chicken and Spring Vegetable Tagine

29th April, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

Ingredients (serves 4-6) 6-8 boneless skinless chicken thighs 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 red onion, halved and thinly sliced 4 carrots, peeled and chopped 2 zucchini, sliced 2 yellow squash, sliced 2 bell peppers, sliced 2 bay leaves 1 14.5 oz. cans diced tomatoes ½ tsp turmeric 1 tsp garlic powder 1 5 […] Read More

Individual Flourless Chocolate Cakes

27th April, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

Ingredients: Butter or cooking spray for greasing ramekins 3.5 ounces bittersweet chocolate 2 tablespoons (1/4 stick) unsalted butter 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs, separated Confectioners’ sugar, for dusting Directions: Preheat the oven to 350ºF. Grease 7 Emile Henry Ramekins. In a double boiler over simmering water, melt the chocolate and butter until smooth. […] Read More

Wilted Spinach Salad with Bacon Vinaigrette

27th April, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

Ingredients (serves 6) 6 cups baby spinach 3 hardboiled egg, sliced or coarsely chopped 5 slices bacon, chopped 1⁄8 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/8 cup balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons sugar 2 tablespoons water 1⁄2 teaspoon salt 1⁄4 teaspoon pepper Procedure Put the bacon in the Lekue Steam Case fitted with the tray. Cook the […] Read More

Kentucky Derby Caramel, Bourbon, and Bacon Popcorn

15th April, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

Ingredients: 8 ounces bacon, cooked until crisp and chopped, bacon drippings reserved 1 cup roasted and salted cashews 3 tablespoons bacon drippings 1/3 cup popcorn kernels 2 cups granulated sugar 3 tablespoons unsalted butter ¼ cup bourbon 1½ teaspoons kosher salt 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoons baking soda Directions: Make the popcorn by adding […] Read More

Madeleines

14th April, 2015 - Posted by ksenior - No Comments

  Ingredients (9 cavity mold)   ½ cup + 2 Tbsp all-purpose flour ½ tsp baking powder 2 eggs ¼ cup + 1 Tbsp granulated sugar 7 Tbsp butter, melted Procedure Preheat the oven to 350F. Sift together the flour and baking powder, set aside. Beat the eggs with the sugar in the mold of […] Read More

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