Archive | Cooking Class Recipes

Parkside, Poolside or Inside—”Cream” of Broccoli Soup To Be Sipped— Hot , Cold or Room Temp

Spring has officially sprung and my thoughts go to all foods “green”—today it’s broccoli, but more particularly, broccoli stalks/broccoli stems, with added “trees” for deeper green color.  I title this soup “cream” because it is a pureed soup that does not contain cream or milk or for that matter any other ordinary  broccoli soup additions, […]

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Peanuts Carrot Appetizer Spread

Salty cocktail peanuts, sweet organic carrots, and tangy thick or Greek yogurt are combined for this surprising spread. Thick yogurt is simply plain yogurt that is drained and is a great lower calories option than mayonnaise, sour cream or cream cheese, whether in dips, main courses or desserts. Simply line a medium-sized sieve or strainer […]

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Spinach Artichoke Bake

My husband loves this colorful savory hot spread.  It’s full of his favorite vegetables, he can dip into it with crunchy crackers, and it doesn’t require too many dishes.  When we married, Roy volunteered to wash all the dishes, not realizing how many plates, bowls, pots, pans and utensils a chef and recipe creator can […]

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Gram’s Lemon Sponge Pudding

When Marie Simmons first mentioned she was working on a pudding book, I mentioned my Grandmother Cora’s Lemon Sponge Pie/Pudding.  She used it for the letter G in Puddings A to Z (Houghton Mifflin, 1999). Marie’s recipe: 1/2-cup sugar 2 teaspoons grated lemon zest 1/4-cup fresh lemon juice 2 large eggs, separated 2 tablespoons all-purpose […]

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Les’s Mom’s Walnut Biscotti

Biscotti means twice baked.  These cookies are wonderfully tender and crunchy at the same time with just a hint of anise.  Yields about 2 dozen. 2 cups “lightened” flour, as demoed in class 2 teaspoons baking powder ½ teaspoon salt 1 large egg ½ cup sugar 2 tablespoons cream sherry or brandy or bourbon 1-teaspoon […]

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