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Parmesan Garlic Straw recipe. These babies are the perfect little pre dinner appetizers. They are super pretty, especially if you nail the twist pre bake. I prefer to serve these in a glass, or a something like a weck jar to show off their long slender shape. You could totally pair these with a myriad of dipping sauces if you wanted, but they are also just perfect by themselves. They also keep really well, and in my opinion would make a great vehicle to consume things like mashed potatoes. They are really an elegant and delicious addition to any kind of meal. Parmesan Garlic Straws Makes 12 Ingredients:1/2 recipe for basic pizza dough1/2 cup parmesan, grated4 garlic cloves, minced1 tablespoon flat leaf parsley, minced1/4 cup (1/2stick) sweet cream butter, meltedblack pepper to taste Directions: 1.

Sweet Potato Biscuits Recipe. Thibeault's Table: Italian Garlic Bread with Gorgonzola. Last night we had dinner with our wonderful neighbours Barb and Clif. Barb is only home one week a month as she works out of town. So when she is home we usually have dinner together at least once or twice. Since it was a work day for me, I decided to make my favourite pasta sauce - Sausage and Rosemary - something I could put on in the morning and then just reheat. For a quick appetizer we had little cocktail toasts topped with warm goat cheese, a toasted walnut half and a drizzle of olive oil. A nice little bite that goes well with a glass of red wine. And with the pasta we had our favourite Gorgonzola Garlic Bread. We lived in Dunkirk, NY for a couple of years and would often go into Buffalo for lunch or dinner.

This bread is my recreation of their Gorgonzola bread. I mentioned this bread once before in a one of my earlier blog entries. Long loaf of Italian Bread or long crusty rolls. Optional: Basil or Oregano . Mince garlic and add to cheese mixture. Jalepeno Cheddar Spoon Bread. It’s really awesome when two great things come together into one. For instance, R2D2 and C3PO, Harry Potter and magic, bread and butter, and corn and spoon bread. So, I give you: jalapeño cheddar spoon bread! This recipe is corn bread in a souffle pudding texture situation. Ok, i know what you’re thinking. Why would I choose jalapeno cheddar spoon bread over regular corn bread? Well, let me tell you. 1. 2. 3. 4. A couple scoops of this saucy corn heaven will breath new life into any traditional country fare. Jalapeno-Cheddar Spoon Bread Serves 5 to 7 Ingredients:3 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided1 1/4 cups milk1/3 cup plus 2 tablespoons yellow cornmeal3/4 teaspoon salt6 ounces cheddar cheese, grated2 garlic cloves, minced2 jalapenos, seeded and diced2 eggs1/2 teaspoon black pepper Directions: 1. 6/2/2012 UPDATE: Some people have had issues with the amount of spoon bread they’re getting using a 9″ x 12″ baking dish.

Chocolate Chip Coconut Banana Bread recipe. While the work piles up, and time off is non-existent, staying sane for me happens with the little things. Here are some of my little things: 1. Do something that makes you feel pretty. Pluck those eyebrows or braid your hair, or wear some neat jewelry. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Ok you guys. Chocolate Chip Coconut Banana Bread Makes 1 (9”) loaf or 5 (3”) loaves Ingredients:banana bread:2 1/4 cups all purpose flour1 teaspoon baking powder1 teaspoon baking soda1 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/2 teaspoon salt1/4 teaspoon nutmeg3 medium (over-ripe) bananas2 1/2 tablespoons buttermilk (regular milk is fine)1/2 cup (1 stick) plus 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened1 cup plus 2 tablespoons granulated sugar2 eggs1 teaspoon vanillamix-ins:3/4 chocolate chips2/3 cup shredded coconut, toasted Directions: 1.

Crusty Bread. Jan. 1, 2015: Just released. Instructional video for the Crusty Bread recipe. Crusty Bread 3 cups unbleached all purpose flour 1 3/4 teaspoons Kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon Instant or Rapid-rise yeast 1 1/2 cups water In a large mixing bowl, whisk together flour, salt and yeast. I must begin by saying where the recipe originated, if in fact it originated anywhere...really. Remember before beginning to create, that this bread is highly forgiving. You do NOT have to have an enamel covered cast iron pot. You DO NOT need to oil the pot. In a large mixing bowl add 3 cups white unbleached flour. To the flour add 1 3/4 teaspoon salt (I use kosher I like it) and 1/2 teaspoon rapid rise or instant yeast. Whisk the flour, salt and yeast together. Add 1 1/2 cups water. Mix in the water. That's it! Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and let it set for 12 - 18 hours on the counter top.

After 12 hours the dough will look like this. Meet my blue Le Creuset. Now, please disregard that this dough has stuff in it. Gingerbread Ale Beer Bread. Beer bread is simple. A few ingredients creates a soft, but dense bread. The basic principle is to use the beer as the yeast. Although beer is great in this capacity, adding a leavening agent like baking soda, or self rising flour, is important to help keep the bread from becoming too dense. The simple ingredients open the possibility to so many different types of flavorings.

Beer bread can be sweet or savory. I got my hands on a few bottles of the Gingerbread Ale from Bison Brewery for this batch of beer bread. Gingerbread Beer Bread 3 cups all purpose flour 2/3 cup brown sugar 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp cinamon 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/2 tsp ginger 1/2 cup chopped pecans 12 oz Bison Gingerbread Ale 2 tbs melted butter 2 tbs brown sugar Preheat oven to 375. In a large bowl, combine the flour, 2/3 cup brown sugar, baking powder, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and pecans. Add to your batter greased loaf pan. Salted Hefeweizen Brioche Rolls. Napa SmithWheat is a perfect baking beer. It has crisp, clean flavors, sweetness and bold tones that hold up to the oven. A smooth wheat beer with citrus and peach notes. I enjoyed this beer, the baking, the drinking, the flavors. It was an easy beer to enjoy and gave me a sense of the brewery.

Salted Hefeweizen Brioche Rolls 1/2 cup room temperature Hefeweizen Beer (Napa Smith Wheat Preferred) 1 envelope of dry active yeast (1/4 oz) 2 2/3 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoons sea salt, 3 large eggs 1 1/2 sticks unsalted butter, softened Topping: 1 tbs melted butter 1 tbs sea salt Add the beer to a microwave safe container heat in the microwave for 10 seconds, test the temperature (you want it between 105 and 110) and repeat until the desired temperature is reached. Jalapeno Pale Ale Cornbread. The past few weeks I’ve been craving summer. I live in Los Angeles, so feel free to laugh at my inability to cope with a mild seasonal chill.

It isn’t so much the weather of the Summer months that I miss, but the culture of the season. Backyard barbecues, a slower life pace, vacations and water related activities. There is something about the way that summer feels in my bones, the feeling of endless possibilities that the days bring that I miss. Beer is a great way to add a new dimension to cornbread. I chose Stone 11.11.11 Vertical Epic Ale because it has a beautiful chili flavor, without the heat, a hard thing to accomplish.

If you can’t get your hands on this beer, look for a pale ale with strong, bold flavors of chili and spice. Jalapeno Pale Ale Cornbread Jalapeno Pale Ale Cornbread Ingredients Directions Preheat oven to 350. Cheddar Beer Bread Muffins. I’ve noticed something about you. You seem to have no interest in healthy beer recipes. You want your beer recipes to be a flagrant indulgence of full flavored stimulation. You want chocolate and bacon and sugar and whatever else I can manage to squeeze into your meal.

I like that about you. No “semi-homemade” or “skinny” versions will do for your beer baking, you want it to be bold and extravagant, diet repercussions be damned. So it is by pure accident that I offer to you a recipe that only takes 5 minutes to throw together and less than 20 to bake, allowing you to get a fully flavored beer muffin on your table in less than a half an hour. Although I know you would have been more than willing to spend much longer. For this bread I used Lagunitas Red, a special release that’s just so fun to drink. Beer Bread Muffins 1 1/2 cups flour (I used White Lily All Purpose Flour, it really does make a difference) 1 tbs sugar 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 2 tbs chopped green onions 6 oz beer (makes 8)

Beer Tortillas. Tortillas are one of those glorious foods that I have found myself continuing to make from scratch. It wasn’t an epiphany that wakened me from my supermarket tortilla grabbing slumber, it was a gradual process. Tortillas are easy, and you probably have all of the ingredients in your kitchen already. And the end product will finally convince you that you no longer need that plastic bag full or pre-made taco vessels. So why the beer? Beer is a leavening agent, mild in a way that is the perfect strength to lightly leaven a tortilla. You only need a few ingredients to make these, so you need to choose carefully. The beer you choose needs to be carefully considers as well. Beer Tortillas 2 1/2 cups flour 1 tsp salt 1/2 cup fat (lard, vegetable shortening, rendered and cooled bacon fat) 3/4 cup warm beer ( Plus 3 additional tbs) In a large bowl, combine the flour and salt. Run the bottle of beer under a hot tap water until warm to the touch, about 3 minutes.

Artichoke Bread. Raspberry- Dark Chocolate Banana Bread. Thursday, May 3, 2012 Raspberry- Dark Chocolate Banana Bread This week I made a ridiculously delicious Raspberry- Dark Chocolate Banana Bread. You know it has to be good because my teacher, my family, and I all LOVED it. I can almost guarantee that your mouth is watering when you look at the picture below. Now watch and enjoy the delicious looking pictures. Chocolate and raspberries are the BEST combination EVER!!! This loaf turned out amazingly yummy. Now that you guys are hypnotized by the delicious beauty of the banana bread, let me tell you a bit more about it. Raspberry- Dark Chocolate Banana Bread Yield: 1 loafPrep Time: 15 min Cook Time: 50 min I love raspberries more than any other fruit, so it was time to add them to banana bread! Cheesy Garlic Cauliflower Bread Sticks | Mom, What's For Dinner? 332K+A few days back I made pizza from Cauliflower and it turned out awesome.

So I started thinking... what about garlic cheese bread? Oh yeah... it turned out even more awesome. This recipe is going to make you happy if you are grain free or Celiac. I wish I would have known about this recipe back in the days I was trying the Atkins diet! Super Yummy! Gluten Free, Grain Free Cheesy Garlic Cauliflower Bread Sticks 1 cup cooked, riced cauliflower 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese 1 egg, beaten 1 tsp dried oregano 1/2 tsp crushed garlic 1/2 tsp garlic salt olive oil For Topping: 2 tablespoons softened salted butter 2 cloves garlic, finely minced 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese 1/4 cup grated mozzarella cheese *Optional Marinara sauce for dipping Preheat oven to 450 degrees.

Chop the cauliflower florets into chunks and steam them in a steamer or on the stove until slightly soft for 15 minutes. One large head should produce approximately 3 cups of riced cauliflower. Slice and Serve!

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Bloomin' Onion Bread. My husband and I waited tables at Outback Steakhouse while we were in college and ate our share of Bloomin’ Onions. But the funny thing is we never actually ordered them. If a table ordered a Bloomin’ Onion and canceled the order, the onion would sit in the window until another table ordered one which was usually just a matter of minutes. But every once in a while there would be a lull where no orders would come in and the “Bloom” was pronounced “dead”, meaning it would not be served to customers, and all the servers got to eat it.

For some reason we always came to work starving so when this happened we ate our little hearts out. I don’t know if there are other servers out there but I still have reoccurring nightmares where I’m in the weeds with all of my table – everyone needs a drink refill and all of my orders are wrong. I’m sooo happy when I wake up from that dream! Ingredients Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Notes. Texas Roadhouse Sweet Rolls and Special Butter. Homemade Herbed Focaccia in 8 Simple Steps (Slideshow) : Planet Green. Sweet and Spicy Guinness Quick Bread. This sweet and spicy quick bread would make a great St. Patrick’s Day breakfast, or a heartening snack served with a cup of coffee or Irish tea.

The magic ingredient is Guinness stout, a dark Irish beer that adds wonderful moistness and flavor. 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 3/4 cup organic brown sugar 1 12-ounce Guinness or other Irish stout beer, minus a sip (fun for the cook!) 1/2 cup raisins 2/3 cup walnuts, chopped 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1. Preheat oven to 350F. Combine all ingredients in a mixing bowl, then spoon into a greased loaf pan. 2. Makes one loaf. Inspired by The Best Quick Breads by Beth Hensperger (Harvard Common Press, 2000).

Quick & Tasty Brazilian Cheese Bread. Delicious Dinner Rolls. On the lookout for delicious recipes with the holidays right around the corner? This is a MUST try! One bite of these delicious, buttery, melt in your mouth dinner rolls and you won’t be able to stop eating! Is your mouth watering yet? This is my family’s very favorite dinner roll recipe. My mom, sister, and I are always asked to bring them to events. They are so easy and they turn out beautifully. No one will believe you MADE them! The ingredients you will need: 1 1/2 cups of milk 3/4 cup + 1 Tablespoon Sugar 1 egg 1 Tablespoon salt 2 Tablespoons yeast 2 cups of warm water about 9-10 cups of all purpose flour at least 1 cup of butter To start out: Scald 1 1/2 cups of milk, 3/4 cup sugar and 1/2 cup of butter, in a microwave safe bowl, for about 2 minutes.

We are going to add yeast to this hot mixture, but it will be too hot to just dump the yeast straight in (it would kill it!). **Keep track of how much flour you are adding!!! Cut the list into strips with scissors or a paper cutter. Recipe of the Week ~ Texas Roadhouse Rolls & Cinnamon Butter | A Godly Heritage. Homemade Flour Tortillas.

Cloverleaf Rolls. Recipe for Garlic Cheese Bread at Life. TWD: Bacon, Cheddar and Scallion Biscuits. Cheese & Onion Biscuit Bread. Rosemary and Garlic Butter Rolls. Cheddar and Jalapeño Spirals. Parmesan Twist. Herbed Bread Sticks.