Month: December 2020

Month: December 2020

Cranberry Pecan Cheese Ball

Ingredients:
8 Ounces Cream Cheese,1 Cup White Sharp Cheddar Cheese Shredded,1 Cup Dried Cranberries Chopped and Divided,1 Cup Fisher’s Nuts Pecans Chopped and Toasted Optional,1/4 Cup Chives or Green Onions Chopped,½ Tsp Garlic Powder

Beef Wellington

Ingredients:
1 Center-Cut Beef Tenderloin, Timmed of Silver Skin and Fat, About 2 Pounds (See Note), Kosher Salt and Freshly Ground Black Pepper, 2 Tablespoons Plus 1/2 Teaspoon Vegetable or Canola Oil, Divided, 2 Tablespoons Prepared Horseradish, 1 Tablespoon Dijon, Spicy Brown, or Hot English Mustard

Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Ingredients:
¾ Cup Dry Quinoa, 1 ½ Cups Vegetable Broth, Low Sodium, 3 Acorn Squash (Medium-Sized), 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil + More for Brushing Acorn Flesh, 1 Small Onion, Finely Diced, 1 Stalk Celery, Finely Diced, 1 Large Apple, Diced

Braised Beef Noodle Soup

Ingredients:
2 Small Pieces Chinese (Cassia) Cinnamon (5 Grams), 2 Black Cardamom Pods (5 Grams), ½ Tablespoon Fennel Seeds, 4 Star Anise Pods, 10 Cloves, 1 Dried Tangerine Peel, 6 Bay Leaves, ½ Tablespoon Whole White Peppercorns

Winter Broccoli Salad

Ingredients:
3 Heads Broccoli, Roughly Chopped, 1/2 Bunch Tuscan Kale, Roughly Chopped, 1/3 Cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil, 1 Clove Garlic, Minced or Grated, 1 Inch Piece Fresh Ginger, Grated, 1-2 Tablespoons Toasted Sesame Oil, Zest and Juice of 1 Lemon

Healthy Sweet Potato Pancakes

Ingredients:
1 1/4 Cup Whole Wheat Flour, 1 Teaspoon Cinnamon, 1 1/2 Teaspoons Baking Powder, 1 1/4 Cup Milk, 1/2 Cup Mashed Roasted Sweet Potato, 2 Eggs, 2 Tablespoons Melted Butter or Neutral Oil, Plus More for Cooking, 1 Teaspoon Vanilla

Dolmas (Stuffed Grape Leaves)

Ingredients:
1 (16-Ounce) Jar Grape Leaves, 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil (Plus More for Drizzling), 1 Medium Yellow Onion (Finely Diced), 4 Cloves Garlic (Finely Minced), 1 Tablespoon Parsley, 1 Tablespoon Basil