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Ginger Spice Cookies

Ginger Spice Cookies

Serves 48

Adapted from Bon Appétit, March 2000.

2 cups all purpose flour
2½ teaspoons Ground Ginger
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon Ground Saigon Cinnamon
1 teaspoon Ground Cloves
¾ teaspoon salt

Easy Spicy Garlic Bread Low Fat Low Salt

Easy Spicy Garlic Bread (low fat, low salt)

Serves 4

½ loaf Italian Bread
1 teaspoon Salt-Free Garlic Sprinkles
Butter substitute spray (a common brand is I Can?t Believe It?s Not Butter!)

Death By Brownie

Death by Brownie

Serves 10


¾ cup flour
½ teaspoon baking powder
½ teaspoon salt
5 Tablespoons Valrhona Cocoa Powder
½ cup butter or shortening….

black bean salsa chili

Cherith Valley Black Bean Salsa Chili

1 lb. ground turkey or beef
32 oz. jar of Cherith Valley Black Bean Salsa
28 oz. can of diced tomatoes
1 Tablespoon Brian’s Medium Chili Powder

Cardamom Sugar Cookies

Cardamom Sugar Cookies

2¾ cups all purpose flour
½ teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
1½ cups granulated white sugar
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon Nielsen Massey Vanilla Extract
Dash of Ground Nutmeg

buffalo chicken dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Serves 6-8

2 Cups cooked diced chicken
2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
1 cup ranch dressing
1/2 cup Ring of Fire Habanero Hotsauce (to taste)
2 cups shredded cheddar cheese

Broiled Asparagus With Grains Of Paradise

Broiled Asparagus with Grains of Paradise

Ingredients: Asparagus spears (trim bottoms) Olive oil Grains of Paradise Fleur de Sel (or other sea salt) Instructions: Line a baking pan with foil. Arrange asparagus in a single layer on the pan. Drizzle olive oil on asparagus, then sprinkle with Fleur de Sel and ground Grains of Paradise. Broil for 3-4 minutes. Serve warm […]

Brine For Pork Chicken Or Turkey

Brine for pork, chicken or turkey

This one comes from Alice Waters and her crew at Chez Panisse via the Food and Wine Forum. Makes enough brine for a large turkey. If brining only one chicken or a pork roast, cut the recipe in half. Ingredients: 2-1/2 gallons cold water 2 cups kosher salt 1 cup sugar 2 bay leaves, […]