Thursday, November 27, 2014

Pumpkin Pie - Happy Thanksgiving!

This lovely pie is filled with smooth organic pumpkin purée mixture flavored with cinnamon, ginger and cloves, in addition, to eggs and condensed milk

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! In the United States there is a delicious tradition of serving pumpkin pie as a dessert for this beautiful holiday. It consist of an open-faced crust that is filled with a velvety filling prepared from pumpkin purée, condensed milk, eggs and warm spices such as cinnamon, ginger and cloves. Serve it with a dollop of homemade cinnamon whipped cream for an amazing Thanksgiving dessert.


Monday, November 24, 2014

Roasted Turkey with Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Green Beans - Small Thanksgiving Dinner

Around the Thanksgiving dinner table, the centerpiece is the turkey and I decided to roast it with an orange-honey glaze and serve it with garlic mashed potatoes and green beans

Thanksgiving will be celebrated in the United States this week and the most important thing to remember is that this holiday calls us to acknowledge the blessing in our lives, seen or unseen. It leads us to be appreciative for all the people, experiences and opportunities we have given. Around the Thanksgiving dinner table, the centerpiece is the turkey and I decided to roast it with an orange-honey glaze and serve it with garlic mashed potatoes and green beans.


Thursday, November 20, 2014

Chicken Florentine Lasagna - Buon Appetito!

Chicken Florentine lasagna consists of layers of curly noodles separated by a rich béchamel sauce, chicken, fresh spinach and bacon topped with Parmesan and mozzarella cheese

Traditionally from Bologna, Northern Italy, lasagna is one of the most commonly craved Italian dishes in homes and restaurants all around the world. Chicken Florentine lasagna consists of layers of curly noodles separated by a rich béchamel sauce, chicken, fresh spinach and bacon topped with Parmesan and mozzarella cheese - all baked in one delicious masterpiece of flavors!


Monday, November 17, 2014

Little Chicken Pot Pies - An American Classic

This mini chicken pot pie recipe highlights a creamy chicken stew loaded with fresh peas, potatoes, carrots and onions baked under a rich and flaky crust

Chicken pot pie is one of the oldest truly American dishes usually served as a cozy, warm meal during the colder fall and winter months. This mini chicken pot pie recipe highlights a creamy chicken stew loaded with fresh peas, potatoes, carrots and onions baked under a rich and flaky crust. Serve this delicious savory comfort food for supper or dinner.


Thursday, November 13, 2014

Homemade Vanilla Pudding - Luscious and Flavorful

Infused with seeds from vanilla beans, this version of pudding is luscious, smooth and creamy with a wonderful warm aroma

Vanilla pudding is a classic dessert with a rich and tempting flavor. Infused with seeds from vanilla beans, this version of pudding is luscious, smooth and creamy with a wonderful warm aroma. Simple ingredients such as milk, eggs, sugar and vanilla are transformed in a purely delicious dessert. Serve it with a dollop of whipped cream and a sprinkling of grated dark chocolate.


Monday, November 10, 2014

Mushroom Galette with Crumbled Goat Cheese - A Savory Taste of Autumn

This delicious savory mushroom goat cheese galette that can be easily served as an appetizer or as an entrée alongside a fresh salad

With vibrant flavors and hearty texture, mushrooms are an easy ingredient to help add seasonal flare to the autumn spread. Use them in this delicious savory galette, perfect for mellow amber sunlight, gray afternoons and crisp air. It that can be easily served as an appetizer or as an entrée alongside a fresh salad. Portobello and champignon mushrooms are paired with a rich and sharp goat cheese, flavored with fresh thyme and rosemary thus making the filling, both aromatic and well-bound.


Thursday, November 6, 2014

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes - Elegant Weekend Brunch

Lemon ricotta pancakes are an elegant alternative to your usual weekend breakfast

For this weekend brunch, I am proposing you a unique pancake recipe that gets its flavor and delicate texture from the slightly sweet ricotta cheese, fresh bright lemon juice and finely grated lemon zest. They are light and airy and taste absolutely delicious. Lemon ricotta pancakes are an elegant alternative to your usual weekend breakfast. The generous sprinkle of the powdered sugar and the sweetness and tartness of the pomegranate seeds complements this dish. Serve them as they are or top with fruits, maple syrup, butter or blueberry sauce.


Monday, November 3, 2014

Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa - Spicy Mexican Street Food

I am using a variety of flavors such as jalapeño peppers, red onions, cucumbers, cilantro, lime and mango to bring life to the delicious fresh tilapia tacos

Traditionally from Mexico, tacos consist of corn tortillas wrapped around a variety of fillings such as beef, pork, chicken, fish and vegetables thus allowing an impressive versatility. They are considered one of the most popular Mexican street foods, usually being served from the famous food trucks. Today I am using a variety of flavors such as jalapeño peppers, red onions, cucumbers, cilantro, lime and mango to bring life to the delicious fresh tilapia tacos.