Battered and fried shrimp. Excellent
An incredible recipe for your classic bread pudding. Making it is so unbelievably therapeutic. Mashing the bread in is almost as good as a stress ball.
Simply a delicious, cream cheese-flavored, pumpkin pie.
This is a basic pizza dough recipe. Alterations to this recipe are easy and, quite frankly, recommended. Your own personal touch is easy to achieve.
Coriander chutney is a condiment for chicken, fish, steamed vegetables<br>
This dish is Vietnamese in origin, and is cooked in a banana leaf. You can use any type of whitefish, but flounder or sole work very well. This is a nice, crisp and beautiful presentation that showcas ...
Yummy, basic chocolate chip cookies with a twist... a hint of peanut butter.
Spicy and zesty, this recipe explodes with flavor. Frying the spices in oil releases their full flavor for a delicious Indian dish that's not just another curry.
This curry recipe brings 'traditional' chicken curry flavor with the extra zest of cloves and star anise. You can use other spices if you like to make an unlimited number of variations!
Exotic flavors abound in this delicious light Indian dish. Fenugreek leaves add the distinctive touch. Perfect for the adventurous chef who doesn’t want to spend all day making an exotic dish!
This is an easy recipe for chicken tikka masala; an Indian dish - chicken in a creamy tomato sauce.
A simple comfort food combining the great flavors of the oniony leeks and hearty potatoes. For those cold nights... or just about any other time.
Bacalao is salted cod -- an ingredient with a long and important history. It's quite delicious and before soaking, you can keep it for a long time. This is a simple preparation, just mixing the Bacala ...
To give this classic Middle Eastern dish an Asian twist almost seems blasphemous. But I've been on a bit of a kick trying Asian dishes so I decided to experiment. The soy sauce and ginger give it that ...
The title says it all. Serve with some scrambled eggs and you have everything you need. A deliciously sweet breakfast to start your morning off on the right foot.
A light, healthy idea for lunch or dinner. The best part about it is that it is finger food and you can feel good about it because it's WRAPPED IN LETTUCE so it must be good for you.
A twist on the average turkey burger. It is quick and fun to make!
A twist on the more traditional Latino dish Arroz con Gandules that uses diced Spam instead of pigeon peas.
The onion, pine nuts, and celery add a nice crunch to this great chicken salad recipe.
A decadent, less starchy, twist on mashed potatoes.
This is a quick and easy recipe for delicious guacamole. <br>
Great recipe for a suped-up beef burger.
This dish is good alone or as part of a larger meal, fresh or leftover.
Spaghetti in Garlic and Oil with a twist. A spicy version of an old time favorite. This recipe is bound to "wow" your company!<br>
This is an easy pasta that can be used for anything from fettuccine to ravioli. Enjoy!
I had this amazing dish at this great Italian restaurant in the East Village and wanted to try to recreate it. This is my version of their gorgonzola-pear ravioli with an amaretto cream sauce.
Sitting around one Sunday afternoon, I decided to experiment and try to create a chili recipe. I played around in the kitchen, tweaking the seasonings and amounts until I came up with this recipe. And ...
This is a classic version of Brazilian Black Bean soup. There is a surprising combination of orange juice and coffee that come together into an amazing taste combination. This is easy to make and very ...
This is a yummy alternative to canned corn. It has just the right amount of sweetness from the sweet corn. It goes great with a cooked ham. And would make a great Thanksgiving side dish.<br>
I've made this recipe several times and I must say that I enjoy making it more and more every time. Any recipe that allows me to just dump in a bunch of ingredients is definitely a keeper.
A tasty three bean salad.
I'm always annoyed when recipes call for marinading the meat and then you simply discard the marinade - this seems like such a waste. I wanted to create a recipe where the marinade could work double d ...
Have you seen the Taco Bell commercial for carne asada... that's what this is like. Shredded chicken breast in a slightly spicy tomato based sauce.
Almost like eating a Cinnabon... while trying to use up some tahini one day, I tried the recipe for the Armenian Tahini Bread and decided I wanted to modify the recipe to make some cinnamon buns. Thes ...
Just in time for the summer and BBQ's with friends and family. This potato salad is the most delicious potato salad I ever tasted.
Beef Goulash is the national dish of Hungary. Though I don't think the peas and carrots are traditional, I hope that addition still makes all you Hungarians out there proud.
I tried another recipe for cinnamon buns but thought that they became too firm when they cooled.... Here's a better version that results in great, squishy, little buns.
I'm a little unsure of the origin of this dish (from Nigeria, to Ethiopia, to Mozambique; I haven't figured out exactly where it's from.) Of course I had to tweak with the original so I hope it is sti ...
After a little experimenting, here's a basic upside-down cake recipe that is tasty and easy to make.
A simple preparation of Yucca - also know as Cassava or Manioc. It's made like boiled potatoes, and is common in Latin American and Caribbean.
Here's how fish is served at the open-air cook shacks lining the beaches of Guadeloupe. The marinade features the four essential seasonings of the French West Indies: lime juice, garlic, fresh thyme, ...
Makes 52 to 60 appetizers. Recipe can be halved or quartered.<br><br>Grilled shrimp which have been marinated in a Yucatan-style marinade are served on plantain chips with a dollop of Guava Cream and ...
Spicy rice noodles with a curry sauce. You can swap the shrimp for meat, tofu or other veggies.
This is the first time I've tried making onion rings and I was very happy with my first attempt. These are just as good as you would find at a diner, bar, etc.. Definitely a keeper of a recipe.
Surullos are classic Puerto Rican appetizers that bring back great memories from my childhood. Traditionally, it's made without the sugar and stuffed with cheese - American or Dutch (such as Gouda) ar ...
An incredible oatmeal cookie with a subtle sweetness brought by the combination of dried cranberries and white chocolate.
Gaeng Masaman Gai. What Chicken Tikka Masala is to a novice of Indian cuisine, Masaman Chicken Curry is to someone just starting to explore the cuisine of Thailand. This recipe is so good there isn't ...
This is a tasty baked mac and cheese, much better than anything bought in a box!! Enjoy.
5C's Supreme... I was reading an article on the creation and evolution of the chocolate chip cookie and that got me thinking about trying to create my own variation of this timeless classic. The hint ...
The preserved lemon comes together with the chicken, raisins, and toasted walnuts to help create and sweet-yet-savory, tangy chicken that is absolutely phenomenal.
A delicious, fresh-tasting, Middle Eastern 'salad' goes well with so many of the other basics like falafel.
This is the last carrot cake recipe I'll ever need to try. A nice, subtle hint of nutmeg and cloves. Super moist. Wonderful texture. I think I've found perfection.
This is a simple shrimp dish that has the added complexity that comes from the kokum. Easy to throw together for a dish that is far from your everyday food. Note: substitute tamarind paste for the kok ...
This is an incredible Coconut Shrimp recipe. Great, subtle, sweet coconut flavors that are so great in restaurants... but now you can have it at home.
My mother has used this rub for the Thanksgiving Turkey for my entire life and to this day I haven't had a turkey as tasty as the one I have every year on Thanksgiving... this is also a great rub for ...
Sugar-coated pecans that are simple to make, great for snacking on, or amazing on salads.
Starbucks used to sell great molasses ginger cookies and these come pretty close. They are great for Christmas and the Holidays.
A super easy recipe for shrimp scampi with incredible, bold flavors.
An incredibly flavorful chicken broth that can be stored away for later use or turned into the best chicken noodle soup ever.
A great condiment for chicken pita wraps or for gyros (I promise I'll submit a great gyro recipe)!! I've made this several times and everyone always raves that it is better than most tzatziki sauces t ...
I love the gyros you can buy in the diners and on the streets of New York. I've been trying for years to make my own and I've finally nailed it with this one. Enjoy!!
An incredibly delicious Chicken Marsala recipe. I made it for my family and the first words out of my mother's mouth were "We don't have to go to a restaurant anymore to have this."
A great breakfast dish with a cream cheesy filling... Who needs IHOP when you can just make these at home?
This is a great recipe to rival any banana-nut muffins I've ever tasted. They're great for dessert, with coffee, or as a sweet side for your breakfast.
A delicious, original chicken dish with a thick, bright, lemony sauce.
This is by far the best apple crisp I've ever had. My mouth is watering just thinking about it. The first bite is good, the second is incredible, and the third... is just about orgasmic.
A cold soup for a hot summer day!!
I saw a feature on the Food Network about Cracker Barrel and they talked about their most popular dish - Chicken and Dumplings. It looked so good that a month later I went South to find a Cracker Barr ...
It's all in the name. CHEWY COCOA BROWNIES! Does it really need much more of a description than that?
A really simple enchilada recipe that delivers on taste while carrying a little punch. You'll love it!
Literally means "head of the shop" and that should give you an indication of how different Ras El Hanout can be as each shopkeeper would make their own blend of spices. This recipe is a simplified ver ...