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The art of recipe organisation + solve your dinner dilemma [fresh ideas] Ever cooked something amazing and then struggled to find the recipe next time you wanted to make it?

the art of recipe organisation + solve your dinner dilemma [fresh ideas]

I certainly have. Actually one of the reasons I decided to start this blog back in 2005, was because I wanted to keep a record of what I’d been cooking. And stop losing my favourite recipes. Moroccan Chicken With Carrot Puree. First of all, let me apologize in advance.

Moroccan Chicken With Carrot Puree

These next few months are going to be nuts. I can’t reveal all the details now, but let me just say I’m working on something… very sweet. Roasted Beet Risotto. 3 medium beets (1 1/2 lb with greens), trimmed, leaving 1 inch of stems attached 3 1/2 cups reduced-sodium chicken broth 3 cups water 1 small onion, finely chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 cups arborio rice 1/2 cup dry white wine 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 1/2 cup finely grated Parmigiano-Reggiano Put oven rack in middle position and preheat oven to 425°F.

Roasted Beet Risotto

Tightly wrap beets in a double layer of foil and roast on a baking sheet until very tender, 1 1/4 to 1 1/2 hours. Cool to warm in foil package, about 20 minutes. When beets are cool enough to handle, peel them, discarding stems and root ends, then cut into 1/2-inch cubes. While beets are cooling, bring broth and water to a bare simmer in a 2- to 3-quart saucepan. Cook onion in oil in a wide 4- to 6-quart heavy pot over moderate heat, stirring occasionally, until softened, about 3 minutes.

Add wine and simmer briskly, stirring constantly, until absorbed, about 1 minute. Broccoli Garlic Quiche. Kumquats.

Broccoli Garlic Quiche

Quiche. Quinoa. Quesadillas. Is the letter Q staging an uprising? Five-Minute Chocolate Mug Cake. Food Cravings? Here Is What Your Body Really Wants~ Easy Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins. French Fries: The No-Guilt Version. There’s nothing like a french fried potato.

French Fries: The No-Guilt Version

The taste, the texture, the dip-ability; it’s probably one of my favorite go-to comfort foods. However, I don’t need the fat of an actual deep fried potato, and I certainly do not favor processed french fries that come from the frozen food section of the grocery store. Enter: Healthy French Fries* Step 1: Peel your ‘taters. This isn’t necessary, though, but if you decide you want the skin on make sure you scrub-wash them first. Step 2: Cut them into strips. Step 3: Place potatoes in colander and rinse the starch off of them. Step 4: Pat down the potatoes. Step 5: Drizzle Olive Oil over potatoes. Step 6: Salt those babies up. Step 7: Mix them up so they all get coated with the olive oil and salt. Step 8: Arrange them, on a baking sheet, in a single layer Step 9: Add anything else you like.

Step 10: Place the potatoes into your preheated oven for 20 minutes. Step 11: Flip and continue to bake for 5-10 minutes. And then, voila… Healthy French Fries Enjoy! Steak au Poivre - The Showstopper. I have a comment on this comment, then I have a comment for the OP.

Steak au Poivre - The Showstopper

To Amy: Removing to foil is simply a way to keep the steaks warm whilst resting (FOR 5 MINUTES AT LEAST… ALWAYYYS!). When the OP says remove to foil, he/she doesn’t mean to wrap them tightly. They mean to place them in a plate, and form a loose ‘covering’ of foil. This will simply trap some of the heat and allow it to remain warm, without trapping too much moisture. To the OP and to anyone else who decides to try ‘flambe’: Chocolate French Toast with Panera Bread.

Crispy Potato Roast Recipe. Hey Guys!

Crispy Potato Roast Recipe

So…it’s still really hot out…wtf! I’m totally ready for fall…forget this, “I just don’t want summer to end” BS…I’m OVER IT! Okay, I apologize for being aggressive right there, but man does this weather make me grumpy. Homemade Soft Pretzel Bites. Homemade Soft Pretzel Bites On Fridays, I teach cooking classes to two kids in our neighborhood.

Homemade Soft Pretzel Bites

They are pretty knowledgeable-so my job is easy:) I think it is fantastic that they want to learn how to cook at such a young age-they are in the 3rd and 4th grade. Since we don’t have any kiddos yet, I am glad I get to work with these kids. We have a great time in the kitchen. Fluffy Pancakes. This pancake recipe is the result of mixing and matching different recipes from many different sources.

Fluffy Pancakes

It is the result of trying and failing so many times, that I almost declared pancakes as the one breakfast recipe I couldn’t master. But I persisted, and this recipe is perfect – as perfect as a pancakes recipe can be, because making pancakes does involve frying, and frying is something that each of us needs to play with. It changes depending on your type of stove (gas or electric), on how hot the skillet is, and on how evenly hot you manage to keep it while frying multiple batches. But the instructions here are as close as it gets to “perfect,” and the result? Truly fluffy, puffy pancakes that are never heavy or dense and that are flavored with a pleasant vanilla aroma and taste.

Lazy Lasagna II Recipe. Love That Quinoa Burger! « November 1, 2010 by Linda So yummy!

Love That Quinoa Burger! «

If you want a change of pace that’s meat-free, yet full of protein, fiber, and very filling…this might be for you. I like it with Tzatziki on top (my recipe is in this post), or a little “fry sauce” (what some drive-ins call that wonderful mayo/ketchup combo), and with a thick slice of tomato, avocado, onion and lettuce, as a burger should be, it’s fab. Don’t be afraid of Quinoa.

Recipes « HappyTummy. Jamaican Banana Fritters - There’s a thing in my house that when you have ripe ol bananas either you make banana bread or banana fritters. These delicious tasty treats can be eaten morning, noon, or night, as a snack or as dessert.

50 Easy Pizzas : Recipes and Cooking. Expendable Edibles - Gourmet Recipe Rescues for Perfectly Good Food. Ramen Hacks: 30+ Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Instant Noodles. SLIDESHOW: Ramen Hacks: 30+ Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Instant Noodles [Photographs: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt] Ramen in the U.S. has come a long way. Cinnamon Sugar Pull-Apart Bread. I’m sorry. I know it’s Monday morning and you probably came here for some pretty pictures of food that you could glance at, and then move on with your day… and here I go thrusting warm, soft cinnamon sugar bread in your face.

It’s not fair.