Friday, October 28, 2016

Bread - Italian Bread Baked On A Pizza Stone

Mixed in the bread machine, this easy yeast bread with olive oil and a dusting of cornmeal is baked on a pizza stone.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Cheese - Banana Peanut Butter Cheesecake Aka The Elvis

A cheesecake with the irresistible flavors of peanut butter and bananas would be a great dessert for celebrating Elvis's birthday this year. Garnish sides of cake with toasted coconut and top with a simple ganache if desired.

Cantaloupe-Basil Agua Fresca

Cantaloupe-Basil Agua Fresca

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Breakfast And Brunch - Champagne Cocktail

A delicious and refreshing drink. The combination of the ice cream and the champagne is very addictive.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Appetizers And Snacks - Luscious Spinach Artichoke Dip

This is a rich, delicious dip that can be served with tortilla chips or slices of toasted French bread. It can be easily substituted with fat-free ingredients for all of you health freaks out there!!! It's an absolute hit at all parties. Here are a few suggested garnishes: shredded Monterey jack cheese, chopped red bell peppers, parsley, sliced mushrooms, or bread crumbs.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Breakfast And Brunch - Puerto Rican Breakfast Custard

This is a unique Spanish breakfast custard that my Puerto Rican father loved as a child and something my mother made for us as we were growing up. It takes patience to whisk the custard for 25 minutes, but the results are very delicious and warming on a cold winter morning.