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

Stacked Shredded Chicken Enchiladas

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

This recipe is always a crowd pleaser! Can be made quickly with very little clean up. If you don’t want to make the shredded chicken, you can buy a precooked chicken from the super market, or you can use ground beef or chicken instead. However you decide to make it, I can promise you’ll love […] Read More