Category: Recipes

Make Split Pea and Ham Soup

First, you start off with a smoked ham hock. It is important that it be smoked, as it adds a wonderful dimension to the soup. It should also be salted, but if it is not you can simply add salt to your soup. (Another advantage of smoked hocks is that they keep for along time. …

Basics Tips To Smoke Turkey

Most of us are used to smoke pork, beef, and fish, but turkey? Yes, you can smoke a turkey right at your own backyard. Here’s a simple tip on how to smoke a turkey. Preparation Choose a fresh turkey rather than those frozen ones. Opt for the smaller ones, not more than 12 lbs. Smoking …

Tomato and Red Pepper Soup

INGREDIENTS 1 chicken stock 1 tablespoon chopped fresh basil- to garnish Extra virgin olive oil-to garnish 600g ripe tomatoes- quartered 400g tin chopped tomatoes 2 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion- chopped 2 large red peppers, seeds removed and roughly chopped 2 cloves garlic- chopped METHOD Heat the olive oil in a large saucepan. Saute the …

Make Cream of Broccoli Soup

The art to making a tasty soup is to have a good home-made stock as a base. Chicken stock is easy to make and you can freeze it for future use. You need a chicken carcass, a large onion left whole and stuck with cloves, a large carrot halved or quartered, 10 or 12 black …

Vegetable Soup

For starters, this soup is very easy to prepare. With just few easy steps, anyone can prepare it. There are plenty of soups recipes available. You can try out different vegetables every time you prepare it. Although for most recipes, the method of preparation remains the same, it may vary a little depending on the …

Soothing Soups

Classic Cream of Herb Soup What you need: 5 cups chicken broth 1 cup half and half cream 1 cup chopped spinach 1 cup chopped green onion 1/2 cup chopped fresh basil 1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley 5 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon white sugar Salt and ground black pepper to taste …

Blueberry Dessert

Ingredients: Cobbler Mix Ingredients. 1 Cup Bisquick. 1 Cup Sugar. 1 Cup Milk, Skim. Blueberry Filling Ingredients. 5 Cups Blueberries. 1/2 Cup Sugar. 1/3 Cup Flour. 1/2 Teaspoon Cinnamon. 1/8 Teaspoon Sea Salt. Instructions: Cobbler Mix Instructions: Combine all three ingredients, and mix them until the batter is consistent (it should be kind of watery …

Turkish Delight Dessert

In its simple form, the Pistachio nut is a sweet nut by nature. Many folks, whether vegetarian, vegan or not, enjoy its sweet delicious flavor. I have lived in southern California for a very long time now and have found that the pistachio has been a significant commodity since the ’50s. While embarking on one …

Cranberry Salad Recipe

Ingredients: 2 cups ground fresh cranberries. Use a food processor and grind fine Add 1 1/2 cups sugar, stir very lightly and let dissolve Drain 1 can of crushed pineapple, save juice 2 small boxes lemon jello or 1 large box 2 small boxes orange jello or 1 large box 1 1/2 cups hot water …

Make Chinese Crunch Salad

To begin: 2 packages of Top Ramen Noodles (crush noodles, discard flavor packet) 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup sliced almonds 1/2 cup sesame seeds 5-6 green onions (chopped) 1 head Napa cabbage Dressing: 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup sugar 2 Tbls. rice vinegar 1/2 cup red wine vinegar 1 Tbls. soy sauce 1 Tbls. …