• Benihana Ginger Salad Dressing

    What you need: • ½ cup peanut oil • 1/3 cup rice vinegar • 2 TB spoons water • 2 TB spoons minced fresh ginger • 2 TB spoons minced celery • 2 TB spoons ketchup • 4 teaspoons soy sauce • 2 teaspoons sugar • 2 teaspoons lemon juice • ½ teaspoon minced garlic… [Continue Reading]

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    Benihana Ginger Salad Dressing
  • Chocolate Sauce

    Ingredients: • 1/2 cup heavy cream • 1/2 TB spoon butter • 1/4 lb semisweet chocolate, chopped in chunks Directions: • Heat the cream and butter in a saucepan over medium heat. • Add the chocolate, stirring, until it’s melted and smooth. • Remove from heat and cool to room temperature.

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    Chocolate Sauce
  • Cappuccino

    Ingredients: • 1/2 cup milk • 1/2 teaspoon sugar • 3/4 cup strong brewed coffee Directions: • Combine the sugar & milk and heat it in your microwave for 2 minutes at the highest setting. • Whip the heated milk/sugar mix in your blender for about one minute until it’s a fluffy foam. • Fill your… [Continue Reading]

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    Cappuccino
  • Baked Pork Chops with Parmesan-Sage Crust

    What you need: • 1 cup yellow cornmeal • 1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese • 2 tablespoon fresh chopped sage • 1 teaspoon grated lemon peel • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder • 2 large eggs • 1/4 cup all purpose flour • 4 bone-in center-cut pork loin chops (each… [Continue Reading]

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    Baked Pork Chops with Parmesan-Sage Crust
  • Chocolate Milkshake

    Ingredients: • 2 cups quality vanilla ice cream • 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract • 2 tablespoons chocolate syrup • 1/2  cup milk Directions: •  Using a blender or milkshake machine, blend all ingredients together until smooth. • Serve in tall glasses with a straw.

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    Chocolate Milkshake
  • Roasted Broccoli

    Ingredients: • 1 lb broccoli, rinsed and trimmed • 2 tablespoons olive oil • 2 cloves garlic, minced • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper Directions: • Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. • Meanwhile microwave broccoli in covered bowl until just tender, about 3 minutes. • Place the broccoli into a mixing bowl and toss with… [Continue Reading]

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    Roasted Broccoli
  • Pickled Peppers

    Ingredients: • 6  peppers (such as serrano, jalapeño, poblano, and Thai) • 1 1/2 cups distilled white vinegar •  1 1/2 cups water • 3 garlic cloves • 2 tablespoons black peppercorns • 2 tablespoons kosher salt • 2 tablespoons sugar • 2 tablespoons coriander seeds Directions: • Cut large peppers into 1/4 inch rings. • Pierce small… [Continue Reading]

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    Pickled Peppers
  • Hamburgers

    (a.k.a. “Krabby Patties”) What you need: •  1 pound lean ground beef or ground boneless chuck •  small amount of shortening • salt and pepper • 4 hamburger rolls • Lettuce and Tomato • Cheese (optional) What you do: • Divide ground beef into 4 equal sections, using knife. •  Shape into balls, gently using… [Continue Reading]

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    Hamburgers
  • Buckwheat with Milk

    What you need: • 1/3 cup buckwheat • 4 cups hot milk • 2 tablespoons sugar • 2 Tablespoon butter What you do: • Preheat your oven to 250°F. • Even if grain looks clean it is still good idea to take a look at it more close and remove seed shells or weed which sometimes can happen… [Continue Reading]

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    Buckwheat with Milk
  • Apple Flan

    Ingredients: • 2 apples • 1 stick of cinnamon • juice and zest of 1 lemon • 4 TB spoons rum • 300 ml whipping cream • 5 eggs • 200 gram sugar Directions: • Preheat oven to 325 degrees. You will need 6 ramekins or other specialty flan cook ware and a large baking… [Continue Reading]

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    Apple Flan
  • Fried Potatoes and Onions

    Ingredients: • 4 large russet potatoes, sliced about 1/8 inch thick • 1 large onion, sliced thin • 4 TB spoons butter • 2 TB spoons  olive oil • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder • 1 TB spoon fresh dill, chopped • 1/2 teaspoon salt • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper Directions: •In a large frying pan on… [Continue Reading]

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    Fried Potatoes and Onions
  • Yellow Mustard

    What you need: • 4 tablespoons dry ground mustard • 1/4 cup water • 3 tablespoons white distilled vinegar • 1/2 teaspoon Wondra Flour • 1/4 teaspoon salt • 1/8 teaspoon turmeric • pinch garlic powder • pinch paprika What you do: • Combine all ingredients in a small saucepan over medium heat. • Whisk… [Continue Reading]

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    Yellow Mustard
  • Hot Mulled Cider

    What you need: • 16 cups fresh apple cider • 4 (2-inch) cinnamon sticks • 2 oranges, peels and juice • 8 whole cloves • 6 star anise What you do: • Combine all the ingredients in a saucepan and simmer over low heat for 5 to 10 minutes. • Turn the heat off put.… [Continue Reading]

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    Hot Mulled Cider
  • Farmer’s Cheese

    What you need: • 2 quarts pasteurized milk • 2 cups buttermilk • 1 TB spoon white vinegar • ¼ teaspoon salt • 1 teaspoon sugar • Fine cheesecloth • Butcher’s twine What you do: • In a heavy saucepan, over low heat, slowly heat up the milk, stirring often, until it is just about… [Continue Reading]

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    Farmer’s Cheese
  • Melon Sorbet

    What you need: • 1 pound, 5 ounces diced melon • 3 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice • 1 cup sugar What you do: • Place the melon in the bowl of a food processor and process until smooth. • Add the lemon juice and sugar and process for another 30 seconds. • Place the… [Continue Reading]

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    Melon Sorbet
  • Honey-Glazed Chicken

    Ingredients: • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour • 1 teaspoon salt • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper • 1 broiler/fryer chicken (about 3 pounds), cut up • 1/2 cup butter, melted, divided • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar • 1/4 cup honey • 1/4 cup lemon juice • 1 tablespoon reduced-sodium soy sauce • 1 teaspoons garlic powder Directions: • In a large resealable plastic bag, combine the flour, salt… [Continue Reading]

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    Honey-Glazed Chicken
  • Mandarin Pancakes

    PrintMandarin Pancakes Yield: 20 pancakes Ingredients2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 3/4 cup boiling water 1/4 cup cold water vegetable oilInstructionsPlace the flour in a large bowl. Add the boiling water and mix together. Add the cold water and mix again until smooth. Drape a damp cloth over the dough and set it aside for… [Continue Reading]

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    Mandarin Pancakes
  • Carnitas

    What you need: • 1 teaspoon salt • 3 teaspoon garlic powder • 3 teaspoon ground cumin • 1 teaspoon crumbled dried oregano • 1 teaspoon ground coriander • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon • 1 (4 pound) boneless pork shoulder roast • 2 bay leaves • 2 cups chicken broth What you do: • Mix… [Continue Reading]

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    Carnitas