Applesauce Muffins 2.0

Applesauce Muffins 2.0

INGREDIENTS Makes 3-4 Servings 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour 1 ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ tspn salt 1 ½ cups apple sauce 1 cup sugar + 2 tspns for sprinkling ½ tspn vanilla 2 extra-large eggs 10 tablespoons of unsalted butter – melted and cooled Zest of half of a lemon 1...
No Knead Bread

No Knead Bread

INGREDIENTS Makes 6 Servings 1 lb all-purpose flour 2 tspn salt ¾ tspn instant yeast 1 ½ cups warm not scalding water INSTRUCTIONS Prep time: 10 minutes plus 12-16 hours inactive time |  Cook time: 42-45 minutes There is nothing like a warm loaf coming out of the...
Beef Stew

Beef Stew

INGREDIENTS Makes 5-6 Servings 3 lbs. beef cut to 2-inch cubes 1 large yellow onion sliced into semi circles or diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 3 large carrots cut into ½ inch long chunks 1 tb tomato paste 3 cups good light red wine – a Cabernet Sauvignon works 2 cups...
Easiest Salad Ever

Easiest Salad Ever

INGREDIENTS Makes 3-4 Servings 1 tomato diced 1 cucumber diced 1 tb sour cream 1/2 tspn salt INSTRUCTIONS Prep time: 5 minutes  |  Cook time: 0 minutes Seriously, this is the easiest salad you will ever make. Serve it with chicken tenders and pasta, or steak and...
Whipped Feta Crostini

Whipped Feta Crostini

INGREDIENTS Makes 6-8 Servings For the Feta: 6 oz. good feta (room temperature) 2 oz cream cheese (room temperature) 2/3 cup good olive oil 2 tb freshly squeezed lemon juice Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper For the Tomatoes: 2 minced shallots 2 cloves garlic –...
Baked Apples

Baked Apples

INGREDIENTS Makes 6 Servings 6 firm apples such as Golden Delicious, cored and peeled Zest of 1 orange Juice of 1 lemon 1 bottle of dessert wine such as Muscat or a nice apricot wine. ½  jar of apricot jam 2 tablespoons of unsalted butter, warmed up until liquid 6...