Meal / Course Recipes

Ritz Mock Apple Pie original Recipe
Dessert Ritz Mock Apple Pie original Recipe

Ritz Mock Apple Pie The classic pie, featuring Ritz crackers baked in a golden crust, is perfect for the holidays. 1. Roll out half the pastry and line a 9-inch pie plate. Place cracker crumbs in pre...

10 servings
Lentil Soup Recipe
Soup Lentil Soup Recipe

Lentil Soup 1. In a large saucepan, heat the olive oil and in it sauté the onion, celery, and carrots over moderately low heat until soft. Add the cumin and garlic, stir, and sauté 1 minute longer. 2...

Low-fat, flourless, chocolate cake
Low Fat Low-fat, flourless, chocolate cake

Low-Fat, Flourless, Chocolate Truffle Cake Our number-one seller during Passover, this cake literally melts in your mouth. It has intense, full chocolate flavor without all the fat of the traditional c...

10 to 12 servings
Glazed Baby Carrots and Fresh Dill
Lunch Glazed Baby Carrots and Fresh Dill

Glazed Baby Carrots and Fresh Dill Glazed with champagne or apple cider, lemon, dill, and just a hint of brown sugar, these carrots have a completely different personality from the ones you pack in sc...

6 to 8
How to make Garam Masala/Indian spice mix
Indian How to make Garam Masala/Indian spice mix

Garam Masala Recipe This is the most aromatic and fragrant of all Indian spice blends. Used throughout North India in all types of dishes – from appetizers and soups to yogurt salad and main courses –...

about 1/2 cup
Gravy Meatball Sliders Recipe
Lunch Gravy Meatball Sliders Recipe

Gravy Meatball Sliders By Joey Campanaro of The Little Owl, from New York Cooks, by Joan Krellenstein and Barbara Winkler From the day The Little Owl opened, these sliders were a hit, garnering praise...

12 as an appetizer
Traditional Salad Nicoise Recipe
Healthy Traditional Salad Nicoise Recipe

Salade Niçoise (Niçoise Salad) Trim the beans, wash them, and boil uncovered in salted water for 20 minutes. Drain and cool. Wash the peppers and cut them in half. Remove the seeds and filaments. Split...

Steak Tartare Recipe
Beef Steak Tartare Recipe
4 to 5 as an appetizer

Steak Tartare When you make steak tartare, it’s crucial to buy meat from a reputable butcher you know. We recommend beef fillet (tenderloin) for this recipe, and partially freeze it so that it’s easie...

Corsican Beef Stew with Macaroni Recipe
Lunch Corsican Beef Stew with Macaroni Recipe

Corsican Beef Stew with Macaroni Soak the dried mushrooms in warm water for 30 minutes. Drain, set the mushrooms aside and reserve the liquid. Cut three of the garlic cloves into thin strips and insert ...

Vinegar Pie Crust Recipe
Oven Vinegar Pie Crust Recipe
two 9-inch crusts

Vinegar Pie Crust The vinegar in this crust is a flavorless stabilizer, making the dough more forgiving and patchable. In addition to being easy to work with, it also tastes great – even butter-loving...

Ahi Tuna with Spinach Salad and Onions
Salad Ahi Tuna with Spinach Salad and Onions

Elia’s Ahi Tuna with Spinach Salad and Mini Onions Searing is a fairly simple technique for cooking meat, poultry, and fish to create a crispy crust and moist and tender interior. And it’s simple: you...

Tunisian Couscous Salad Recipe
Mediterranean Tunisian Couscous Salad Recipe

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...

Salmon with Daikon and Snow Peas Recipe
Salad Salmon with Daikon and Snow Peas Recipe

Barely Cooked Wild Alaskan Salmon with Daikon, Snow Peas, Enoki Salad, and Sweet Pea-Wasabi Sauce I love this technique for cooking salmon – simmering it for just a few minutes. This simple method pre...

Lavender Panna Cotta Recipe
Stove Lavender Panna Cotta Recipe

Mary’s Lavender Panna Cotta My colleague and friend Chef Mary Cleaver is at the forefront of the movement toward improving our food supply as a nation. She has taught me to strive to include as many o...

Spaghetti Alla Carbonara Recipe
Italian 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...

Coconut Shrimp Recipe
Stove Coconut Shrimp Recipe

Coconut Shrimp Orange Marmalade Dipping Sauce: 1/2 cup orange marmalade 1 Tbsp horseradish 2 tsp Dijon mustard 2 tsp lemon juice 1/4 tsp hot sauce 1/4 tsp salt Instructions: In bowl, combine eggs, ...

Italian Pork Roast in Milk
Italian Italian Pork Roast in Milk

Maiale in Latte (Italian Pork Roast in Milk) This brilliant Italian dish begins with pork half-submerged in milk. In the course of long cooking, the milk breaks down into a dark and delicious sauce, wh...

6 to 8 servings
Hummus or chickpea dip Recipe
Stove Hummus or chickpea dip Recipe

Hummus (Chickpea Dip) Soak the chickpeas in plenty of cold water overnight. Drain, add the salt, cover with water and cook in a pressure cooker for 20 minutes, or simmer for 1-1/2 hours in a pan. Drain...