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Puff Pastry Cream Horn

by August 6, 2017 » Add the first comment.
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Here is a recipe I created after seeing the contestants make Puff Pastry Horns on The Great British Bake-off.  This recipe makes 12 horns. Ingredients Commercial Puff Pastry Sheets Lemon Curd Filling 3 egg yolks 1 whole egg 1 cup granulated sugar 2 dashes of salt lemon Read more »

Butternut Squash Gnocci

by August 1, 2017 » Add the first comment.

Step by Step Bake 1/2 of a butternut squash at 375º for 30 minutes Scrape out the meat Chop and squeeze the liquid out of it Push through a ricer or food mill Mix with one boiled (peeled) cooled pototo, also through a food mill Mix with 1 egg Read more »


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Sweet Potato Gnocci Easy Ricotta Gnocci Gnocci in a Pan Sauce Potato Gnocci Gnocci with Tomato Sauce Butternut Squash Gnocci  

Chocolate Mousse Pie

by July 29, 2017 » Add the first comment.

Crust Crumble 28 oz  Oreo cookies in a food processor Drizzle in 4 oz clarified butter – emulsify Bake 10 minutes at 300º – then remove and cook at least 30 minutes Inside Break 24 oz Semi sweet chocolate morsels into a large mixing bowl Add 2 Read more »


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Personal Carrot Cake This makes a cake small enough for two people Showpiece Carrot Cake As tasty as it is beautiful Carrot Cake A private recipe from Iona James Ormshy’s Whole-Wheat Carrot Cake I am not even sure where I got this recipe Read more »

Personal Carrot Cake

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You will need a scale to do this recipe justice. Dry Ingredients 1 large carrot – grated and weighed (eg) 130 gm ± 1 C AP flour (sifted and weighed (eg) 130 gm – same weight as your carrot 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda ½ tsp Read more »

Doggie Dental Treats

by July 28, 2017 » Add the first comment.

Ingredients 2 C oatmeal (pulverized) 2 C whole wheat flour 1 tablespoon of Swanson Premium Activated Charcoal 2 ripe bananas 1/3 C peanut butter 4 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 egg 1/2 cup packed fresh mint 1/2 cup packed fresh Italian parsley 1 cup chicken broth or water Swanson GreenFoods Read more »

Pet Treats you should Never Give Your Pet

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The following treats can cause cancer in dogs. Milkbone Dog Biscuits – Contain BHA as a preservative – a known carcinogen Pup-peroni – BHA and propylene glycol, a major ingredient in anti-freeze Temptations – Actually can contain dead dogs and cats Beggin Strips – Contains food dyes not allowed Read more »

Grandpa’s Animals – COLLECTION INDEX

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Cancer-Causing Pet Treats – Five mainstream treats that are actually bad for your dog Hobo Dog Biscuits – Use up your refrigerator scraps to make healthy treats Ivermectin – Heart Gaard – Jury is still out on the efficacy of this recipe Veggie Dog Biscuits – A healthier option Meat Read more »


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Crepe Lasagna Cok au Vin Crepe Filling

Heath Bars – Copy Cat Recipe

by July 25, 2017 » Add the first comment.

Ingredients 3/4 C sliced or lightly crushed almonds 1 pound Vermont or Irish butter (higher fat content) 2 1/2 C granulated sugar 1/2 tsp coarse sea salt 1/4 C dark Karo syrup 1/3 C water 2 bags semi-sweet chocolate chips 1/2 C Canola oil Step by Step Read more »


by July 23, 2017 » Add the first comment.

Spelled by some Fritatta, but according to Google, the title spelling is correct. New Life Frittata Zucchini Frittata North American Frittata Spanish European Frittata    

Coffee Concentrate

by July 17, 2017 » Add the first comment.

Coffee Concentrate 4 C cold water 1/3 C Coffee Grounds (put into 3 coffee bags) Cover pot and put on low heat Heat till liquid starts to simmer (about 30-60 minutes) DO NOT bring to a boil Cover pot and turn off heat Let cool about two Read more »

Brunch Quiche

by July 15, 2017 » Add the first comment.

Use the specified pastry dough recipe, but add a bit of rosemary to it. Quiche filling: 6 eggs 1-1/2 C half and half Salt, pepper Gruyere Add desired ingredients Cooked bacon Cheddar cheese Gruyere cheese Onion Spinach Chives Mushrooms Tomatoes Bake 350º for about 30 minutes Read more »


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Also TORTA ESPANOLA A quiche is basically a custard with different ingredients mixed in. Here are some recipes. Where specified, many of these recipes use a BASIC CUSTARD. For a dessert custard, use the above ingredients PLUS 1 TBL sugar or honey Quiches frequently (but not always) are in a Read more »

Fried Salmon

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Fresh salmon Cut cross hatches across skin – about 3/4 inch slices – halfway through Oil and Salt both sides lightly Cook in 400º hot canola oil just till it cooks about halfway (2-3 minutes per side)

Watermelon Beverage

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Use a biscuit cutter to mark the top of a seedless melon Use an immersion blender to liquify the inside Pour out the guts and strain Return to the melon, and serve with a straw

Ice Cream French Toast

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INGREDIENTS 6 egg yolks 1/2 C sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp vanilla extract scant salt 1 C whole milk 1 C heavy whipping cream Soft bread (brioche, banana bread, croissant, Hawaiian rolls, etc) 4 TBL clarified butter (for the fry pan) STEP BY STEP Cream together Read more »


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There are many ways to make French Toast.  Here are just a few of the possibilities. French Toast Casserole Ice Cream French Toast Grandpa’s French Toast Mini French Toast Medallions French Toast Rolls Flatten sponge bread Read more »

Brownies and Fudge – COLLECTION INDEX

by May 18, 2017 » Add the first comment.

CLASSIC BROWNIES Grandpa’s Brownie Snack – a mixture of OTC ingredients for night snacks Fudge Brownies – from a friend Salted Caramel Fudge Brownies – from Food and Wine magazine Caramel Pecan Brownies – from a misc third party Easiest Fudge in the World – Read more »