Irresistible Jarlsberg® Croquettes and Jarsleberg® Corn Muffins Reprint from 2016 Out of all the tasks on the "to do list" before family arrives on Easter Sunday, creating the menu is my favorite. I spread many recipes out in front of me and begin pairing appetizers, main dishes and desserts, switching them out several times before the final … Continue reading Two Fresh Twists on the Classic Easter Brunch with Jarlsberg® Cheese
It's that delicious time of year when "fresh" begins to dominate the menu. Days are lengthening, gardens are being prepped and foods are lighter. The deviled egg is so basic, yet can be dressed in so many accessories. Here we add a bit of bacon and green onion rounds both for their deliciousness and color. … Continue reading deviled eggs with bacon
The dazzling appetizer every gathering deserves this year Dazzling company, great conversation and delicious food help make memories each holiday season. This year immerse yourself in the culinary experience and embrace the kitchen adventure. Let's get cooking! MOROCCAN LAMB MEATBALLS WITH POMEGRANATE GLAZE INGREDIENTS Meatballs 1 shallot, very finely chopped 1 pound ground American Lamb … Continue reading Moroccan Lamb Meatballs with Pomegranate Glaze
These festive little gems are the perfect finishing touch for your holiday desserts. Sugared cranberries are so simple to make, you can get the entire family involved. The recipe below is a basic sugared cranberry recipe. Feedback for this recipe has included the following:"Superfine sugar is not necessary, we used regular sugar for rolling and … Continue reading sugared cranberries
I first shared this recipe with my Basil & Salt Magazine readers over the last holiday season. It's a rich, delicious appetizer that my guests and I have enjoyed each cocktail season. I enjoy all the recipes I've added to Basil, however in light of a recent health concern, it's necessary I drastically modify my … Continue reading smoked salmon, cream cheese, horseradish and dill on rye
Blakely Trettenero's delicious Mushroom, Herb and Gruyere Puffs pair perfectly with her Cranberry Orange Champagne Cocktail.
Friends and family have a fabulous habit of stopping by unannounced this time of year and it's important to have a few ingredients in your refrigerator and pantry for these delightfully festive occasions. Pita chips in the pantry, fruits, vegetables, meats and cheeses chilling are all you need to create a couple of delicious plates of … Continue reading Wow the crowd with two simple and delicious holiday appetizers
Thanksgiving is almost here, menus are being finalized and shopping lists are being created. Holiday parties are in full swing and will continue through New Years Day, so having a diversified array of cocktails, appetizers, main and side dishes is a must. Toasted rustic bread smothered in a warm and tasty spread or dip is … Continue reading Appetizers to usher in the Holiday Cocktail Season