Cuisine Recipes

Real Sweet-and-Sour Pork (Gulao Rou)
Real Sweet-and-Sour Pork (Gulao Rou)

Real Sweet-and-Sour Pork (Gulao Rou) Instructions_Step In a small bowl, combine 1 cup cornstarch and 1/2 cup water to make a smooth paste. Place 1/2 cup cornstarch in a separate bowl. Dip the cubes o...

18 minutes 4
Porrata (Leek Pie) Recipe
Porrata (Leek Pie) Recipe

Porrata Leek Pie Strangely enough, the word "puree" seems to derive from the Italian word for leeks, porri. A soup made from porri was called a "porrea." At the annual festival held at San Lorenzo (of ...

45 to 50 minutes 12
Recipe for Moroccan Rghaif/Miklee
Recipe for Moroccan Rghaif/Miklee

Rghaif Rghaif is a primitive form of pastry, sometimes served with honey and butter for breakfast, sometimes coated with confectioners' sugar, sometimes stuffed with almonds, or, best of all to a Moro...

45 minutes 18 (approximately)
Italian Tomato Sauce Recipe
Italian Tomato Sauce Recipe

Italian Tomato Sauce This classic tomato sauce and any of its variations may be kept in the refrigerator for up to 4 days or frozen for up to 3 months. Instructions_Step Heat in a large skillet over m...

25 minutes 4-5 cup
Linguine with Shrimp Sauce Recipe
Linguine with Shrimp Sauce Recipe

Linguine con Gamberetti Linguine with Shrimp Sauce (and Variations) From Make It Italian, by Nancy Verde Barr I especially like this dish with small gulf or Maine shrimp, and if you stumble on either,...

35 to 37 minutes 4 or 5
Manhattan Red Clam Chowder by Jasper White
Manhattan Red Clam Chowder by Jasper White
50 minutes 13 cups; 12 as a first course or 6 to 8 as a main course.

Manhattan Red Clam Chowder It is tempting to add the tomatoes early on in this recipe, but don’t do it. They’ll cause the potatoes to form a “skin,” for lack of a better description – that prevents th...

Beer-Can Chicken Recipe
Beer-Can Chicken Recipe
1-1/2 to 2 hours 4

This Bird’s for You Beer-Can Chicken Beer-can chicken has moved from novelty to standard fare for many backyard pitmasters. I first learned about it from the late Hank Lumpkin of Boss Hawg’s BBQ in To...

Baked Mushrooms – Broken Bread Recipe
Baked Mushrooms – Broken Bread Recipe
45 minutes 4

Baked Mushrooms, Broken Bread This recipe was inspired by Mariapaola Dettore’s recipe for Funci ‘ncartati (mushrooms cooked in foil packages) from her book Sicily. It comes from the Agrigento area whe...

Veal Marsala Recipe
Veal Marsala Recipe
12 to 15 minutes 4

Veal Scaloppine with Marsala Instructions_Step Carefully thin the scaloppini with a meat pounder, bringing it down flat and sliding it, in one continuous motion, from the center outwards. Repeat the op...

Tunisian Couscous Salad Recipe
Tunisian Couscous Salad Recipe
30 minutes 4

Tunisian Couscous Salad Even though I call this salad Tunisian, the ingredients could put it in several countries of North Africa. The only thing you have to be concerned about in this dish is overcook...

Tahini Recipe
Tahini Recipe

Tahini (Sesame Seed Paste) Sesame seeds turn rancid quickly, so make certain yours are fresh. Be sure to store them away from light and heat and use quickly. Instructions_Step Place seeds on baking s...

20 minutes 1-1/2 cups
Tamal en Cazuela/ Polenta with Pork
Tamal en Cazuela/ Polenta with Pork

Tamal en Cazuela (Soft Polenta with Pork) Tamales are a popular snack and party food among Cubans. They are often sold wrapped in the cornhusks in which they are boiled. Tamal en Cazuela is basically ...

2 hours 6 to 8
Spicy Apple Twists Recipe
Spicy Apple Twists Recipe

Spicy Apple Twists Grand Prize Winner of the Tenth Grand National Bake-Off, by Mrs. Don DeVault, Delaware, Ohio Apples and spices on your list – use some pastry to form a twist around the apples with...

20 to 30 minutes 16
Spaghetti Alla Carbonara Recipe
Spaghetti Alla Carbonara Recipe

Spaghetti Alla Carbonara (Spaghetti with Egg-Pancetta Sauce) This Roman dish is sometimes called “spaghetti with bacon and eggs” on tourist menus. Pancetta, of course, is not bacon, because it is not s...

15 -18 minutes 4
Recipe for Asian Chicken Wings
Recipe for Asian Chicken Wings

Ming’s Wings These are hors d’oeuvres that I worked out for a restaurant (where the chef was named Ming) to serve at the bar. They’re very simple, can be made in large quantities, and can be reheated ...

20 minutes 4 to 6
Prime Rib Recipe
Prime Rib Recipe

Traditional Roast Rib of Beef with Gravy, Horseradish Sauce, Yorkshire Pudding, and Roast Potatoes Few people can resist a roast rib of beef with horseradish sauce, Yorkshire pudding, lots of gravy, an...

72 -120 minutes 8 to 10
Lowfat Lasagna Mexicana Recipe
Lowfat Lasagna Mexicana Recipe

Lasagna Mexicana Recipe by Barbara Walker, Sturgis, S.D. Instructions_Step Brown beef in stockpot over medium heat until no longer pink. Drain off drippings. Instructions_Step Stir in beans and seas...

80 -90 minutes 9 servings