Before all of the frightful sugary treats, fill your little one’s bellies with wholesome goodness of Macaroni and Cheese. This simple stovetop recipe can be whipped up as fast as a cauldron of goo and it’s the perfect night to coerce kids into something green. While pasta is cooking, make your sauce and assemble when ready to serve. It’s just that simple !
Papaya may be used in either sweet or savory recipes. As the fruit and leaves contain an enzyme that tenderizes meat, it is an ideal fruit to use in savory dishes . For this dish, choose papayas with mottled green and yellow skins, as they should be slightly under-ripe.
Fresh autumn pears are spicy and juicy, and this is the best time to enjoy them baked into this upside down cake. Pass the orange butter sauce at the table. Bosc pears are the best for baking. If you cannot get them, use Bartletts or Seckels.
This lamb stew was a way of using ribs and breast of lamb after a butchering, for their own use at the ranch. Potatoes, onions, carrots and cabbage came from their garden. The original didn’t use herbs, but the herbs do much for the flavor.
In Scotland Skirlie is traditionally served with Scotch broth and other soups and stews. Oats have been for centuries the most important grain crop, and even in the days of Samuel Johnson were believed to be the source of strength in the Scottish people.
Jumbles (jumbals) appeared in cookbooks in the 1700s. Jumbles have an interesting etymology: jumbal comes from gimbal, meaning a finger ring. The 1831 Virginia housewife says simply, “knead all well together and bake.” But Housekeeping in the Bluegrass, 1875, contains one which is rolled and cut into rounds with a hole. This version is even easier, for no rolling is involved.
Mouthwatering tastes in this recipe, which combines old fashioned meat loaf with Mediterranean flavors such as red peppers, paprika, cumin and coriander. Serve with baked potatoes in their skins and a tossed salad. This meat loaf contains a high amount of dietary fiber.
This recipe uses whole grain flour. Barley flour and whole wheat flour. It’s hard to beat the flavor combination of blueberries and lemon. Throw in some buttermilk to mellow the mixture and the result is divine. If you use large frozen blueberries, you may need to cook these muffins for as long as 25 minutes. Barley flour make these muffins tender. You can find barley flour at health food stores.