Asparagus Cheese Tart

Asparagus Cheese Tart

Recipe Makes: 6 servings Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 25 minutes Total Time: 45 minutes INGREDIENTS: 1 sheet puff pastry dough 1 bunch asparagus 4 oz cream cheese; softened ½ cup Parmesan cheese salt and pepper to taste DIRECTIONS: Preheat the oven to 400 F. Lightly dust the flour work surface with flour and [...]

Mushroom Pasta

Mushroom Pasta

Recipe Makes: 4-6 servings Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 25 minutes INGREDIENTS: 1 tbsp unsalted butter 1 tbsp olive oil 2 cups mushrooms 1 lb pasta 2 garlic cloves, diced ½ cup Parmesan cheese ½ cup heavy cream 1 medium onion 1 cup pasta water DIRECTIONS: Cook pasta according to [...]

Pan Seared Potatoes

Pan Seared Potatoes

Recipe Makes: 4 servings Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: around 20 minutes Total Time: 30 minutes INGREDIENTS: 4 large potatoes ¼ cup of oil (I used corn oil) salt & pepper to taste dill DIRECTIONS: Start off by peeling the potatoes. Then slice them into small but even slices (so they could all cook [...]

Green Beans

Green Beans

Recipe Makes: 4 servings Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 15 minutes INGREDIENTS: 1 lb green beans ½ medium onion; diced 4-5 garlic cloves; diced 2 tbsp olive oil salt to taste DIRECTIONS: Grab a medium pot, fill it with water, and heat on high until the water begins to boil. [...]

Mamaliga

Mamaliga

Recipe Makes: 4 servings Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 10 minutes INGREDIENTS: 2 cups cornmeal 4 cups water sour cream; optional topping melted butter; optional topping eggs; optional topping bacon/sausage; optional topping feta cheese; optional topping DIRECTIONS: In a large pot, add in water and turn on to high heat. Once the water starts [...]

Scalloped Sweet Potatoes

Scalloped Sweet Potatoes

Recipe Makes: 4-6 servings Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 50-60 minutes Total Time: 1 hr 5-15 minutes INGREDIENTS: 3-4 large sweet potatoes ½ tsp salt & pepper ½ tsp Italian seasoning ¼ cup butter (½ stick); cubed 2-3 garlic cloves; crushed ½ cup sharp cheddar DIRECTIONS: Start out by washing and peeling the sweet [...]