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Thai Pineapple Rice - From Thailand with Love. Italian Sodas. Versatile Basil Pesto Recipe. Today I went to the farmers market and bought 1 bunch of basil for $2.

Versatile Basil Pesto Recipe

Of course I knew I would be making fresh garlic and basil pesto to use for a variety of dishes. What I love about pesto is its versatility. Yeast Bread Dinner Rolls. Herb Focaccia Bread. Focaccia is a delicious, flat oven-baked bread that is perfect for yeast aficionados and even more perfect for those who are a leetle scared of yeast and don’t know where to start.

Herb Focaccia Bread

A very non-fussy bread dough is whipped together, kneaded for a bit, and then spread into a large baking sheet by none other than your two little hands. Dimpled with little indentations and brushed with olive oil, the dough is baked at a high temperature until golden brown. The hot, tender bread is brushed with a simple mixture of olive oil and salt which gives the outer layer a delicious texture and flavor. I’ve been looking for a foolproof focaccia recipe and was thrilled when Megan S., a blog reader, sent this one to me. The addition of a myriad of herbs makes this bread pop with flavor and I promise, it is a really, really hard bread to mess up.

One Year Ago: Skillet Chicken with Mexican Green RiceTwo Years Ago: Make-Ahead Crispy Buttery Garlic BreadThree Years Ago: Easiest Brownies in the World Ingredients. Homemade Ciabatta Bread {And The Best Garlic Bread On Earth} What is ciabatta bread and why on earth should you make your own?

Homemade Ciabatta Bread {And The Best Garlic Bread On Earth}

Excellent questions… First of all, ciabatta is an Italian bread that is long and flat-ish, somewhat in the shape of a slipper (which is what the word “ciabatta” literally translates to). It is slightly crispy on the outside with a deliciously tender and airy crumb. FLOUR TORTILLAS (Step-by-step recipe) Chicken Fried Bacon W Cream Gravy Recipe - Food.com - 156010. Chicken Fried Steak Recipe : Alton Brown. Directions Preheat oven to 250 degrees F.

Chicken Fried Steak Recipe : Alton Brown

Cut the meat with the grain into 1/2-inch thick slices. Season each piece on both sides with the salt and pepper. Place the flour into a pie pan. Place the eggs into a separate pie pan. Coca-Cola-Brined Fried Chicken Recipe. To brine the chicken:Rinse the chicken, drain, and set aside.

Coca-Cola-Brined Fried Chicken Recipe

Combine all the remaining brining ingredients in a large bowl, stirring until the salt dissolves. Put the chicken in the brine, cover, and marinate, refrigerated, for 4 hours. To make the batter:Whisk the egg well in a stainless steel bowl and add the peanut oil and 2 1/2 cups water. In a separate bowl, combine all the remaining batter ingredients, then add the dry mixture to the egg mixture, whisking slowly so the batter doesn't clump. To fry the chicken:Fill a large cast-iron skillet halfway with equal amounts of peanut oil and lard. While the oil is heating, remove the chicken from the brine and place in a colander in the sink. To make the pickle-garlic relish:Finely chop and combine all the relish ingredients. Serve with the chicken. Stromboli. I made all my kids happy with this Stromboli.

Stromboli

And they gladly ate the leftovers for lunch the next day. The recipe is from my sister-in-law and it’s a good one. It uses frozen bread dough, so no yeast or kneading required. The filling can be tailored to suit your tastes. I would have piled on the veggies, but the kids voted for pepperoni. Here’s what you’ll need: *Note – the picture shows 2 loaves of dough, but the recipe below is for 1. Here you can see the assembled Stromboli, before I rolled it: Blue-Eyed Bakers - Blue Eyed Bakers. All Recipes. Red Velvet Crêpes. I rolled my eyes at the red velvet cake trend, but now I can’t get enough.

Red Velvet Crêpes

I’ll make any excuse to have ‘cake’ for breakfast– here’s my take on a classic. Red Velvet Crepes (Makes about 24, 8″ crepes) Ingredients: – 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour - 1 teaspoon baking powder - 1/2 teaspoon baking soda - 1/4 teaspoon salt - 3 tablespoons sugar - 2 cups butter milk - 1 1/4 cup whole or lowfat milk - 1 large egg - 1 teaspoon vanilla extract - 1 1/2 tablespoons cocoa powder, sifted - 1 tablespoon red food color gel - 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted + 2 tablespoons cooking oil (for pan) *Update: Because the buttermilk lends to the acidity of this batter, do not substitute the baking soda for extra baking powder. If you add more baking powder, and omit the baking soda, you’ll end up with a heavy and dense crepe. Clean One-Pot Spaghetti Recipe — Simply Clean Cuisine. Pepperoni Pizza Puffs. If I ask my kids what they want for dinner, there’s a ninety percent chance they will say pizza.

They love it, as most kids do. I guess I have an affection for it too, but we don’t indulge too often. If I had to choose a favorite pizza, it would be the Hawaiian, but no one else in my household appreciates its flavors like I do, too bad for them. Nutella and Peanut Butter Stripe Bread. If you've perused through enough of my posts and recipes, you may have noticed my slight obsession with the creation of stripes, swirls and spirals in my edibles.

Nutella and Peanut Butter Stripe Bread

As well as a borderline addiction to pinks and purples :-). As idiosyncratic as it sounds, these are the things make me happy...my brain probably swims in a pink and purple sea of swirls and stripes on a daily basis. Imagine that. I like to think that I'm quite normal; each to his own, wouldn't you say? Well, you may be relieved to know that today there is not an ounce of bright color in my recipe. Nutella and peanut butter filling. The stripes that make up the bread are actually layers of filling, in this case nutella and peanut butter, an irresistible combo to anyone but those poor souls who, for whatever reasons, wish to always watch their weight. Fried Green Tomatoes. This year was not the best year for growing tomatoes in New England.

Fried Green Tomatoes

My Mom has a few plants and while they did produce many great fruits, it was nothing close to what it should have been. Because of rain at the beginning of the season, but nice weather towards the end, there are many green tomatoes on the plants at the moment that will never ripen. I have always been curious about fried green tomatoes, so I snatched a few off the vine and tried it out. Top-quality baking recipes - King Arthur Flour. Basic White Bread.

Graham Cracker S’mores Cookies. Pierogi Recipe. October 2, 2010.

Pierogi Recipe

Italian sodas. June 30, 2011 | Sweet Recipes | Comments Growing up, these Italian sodas were my favorite!! My mom and I would always stop by a little coffee shack on our road trips to Oregon. I remember ordering the blueberry Italian soda in the summer instead of ice cream because they were so refreshing. Cinnamon Roll Recipe, Cinnamon Bun Recipes, Cinnamon Rolls. Posted by Grace Massa Langlois on Friday, 6th May 2011 It’s Sunday morning and there’s a scrumptious, mouth-watering aroma wafting throughout the house.

You follow your nose to the kitchen to find light, tasty dough; deliciously gooey cinnamon-sugar filled Cinnamon Rolls covered with umptuous cream cheese frosting. You enjoy these fresh, still warm out of the oven delights, in the comfort of your home. These aren’t just any Cinnamon Rolls, they’re Cinnabon-Style Gourmet Cinnamon Rolls.

Cinnamon Rolls « Comforting With Food. Pretzel Rolls. Oreo Cookies-Recipe Oreo-Oreo Recipes-Cheese Cupcakes-Oreo Cheesecakes. Posted by Grace Massa Langlois on Wednesday, 21st July 2010. How To Make Perfect Brownies. Pizza Braid.