‘Vegetables’ Archive

POTATOE SURPRISE December 16, 2012 No Comments

The surprise is u will not know what is in each mouth full Ingredients 1. 4 medium potatoes 2. Cream or milk 3. Butter 4. Diced medium onion 5. Diced mature cheese 6. Uncooked peas 7. Uncooked corn 8. Lightly cooked bacon pieces Method Dice and cook potatoes till cooked then mash it. In mean […]

Artichoke Gratin December 13, 2009 No Comments

3/4 pound(s) Jerusalem artichokes — thinly sliced — (prepared weight given) Salt Pepper Crushed garlic 7 fl Stock Butter Cream; hot Parsley; chopped Put the sliced artichokes into a well-buttered gratin dish or shallow flameproof casserole, seasoning with the salt, pepper, and the merest hint of crushed garlic between layers. Press down firmly, pour on […]

Asparagus with Cashews No Comments

1 1/2 pound(s) Asparagus 2 tablespoon(s) Olive oil 2 teaspoon(s) Sesame oil 1 tablespoon(s) Fresh ginger root; fine chop 1/2 cup(s) Roasted cashews; Coarsely chopped 1 tablespoon(s) Soy sauce 1. Cut off the tough lower stems of the asparagus and discard. Cut each stalk diagonally into 3 or 3 pieces. 2. Heat the oils together […]

Artichoke Baskets with Caper Dip No Comments

2 Artichokes (about 12oz each) 1/2 cup(s) Fat free mayonnaise 1 clove Garlic, minced 1 tablespoon(s) Small capers, OR 1 small Pickle, chopped 1 tablespoon(s) Caper or pickle brine Impress your favorite valentine with these lovely artichoke baskets filled with a creamy fat free dip. FOR ARTICHOKES: With sharp knife, cut off stems. With scissors, […]

Asparagus Maltaise No Comments

2 pound(s) Asparagus 3 Egg yolks 2 tablespoon(s) Lemon juice 1/4 teaspoon(s) Salt 1/2 cup(s) Butter or margarine 1 teaspoon(s) Grated orange peel 3 tablespoon(s) Orange juice Snap tough ends from asparagus and discard. Place asparagus in 1 inch water in large skillet, bring to boil, reduce heat, cover and simmer until tender, 5 to […]

Aromatic Cabbage No Comments

1 Cabbage; small, about 2 1/2s 2 Onions;medium 3 tablespoon(s) Vegetable oil 1/2 teaspoon(s) Cumin seeds,whole 1/2 teaspoon(s) Fennel seeds, whole 4 teaspoon(s) Sesame seeds 1/2 teaspoon(s) -Salt Remove coarse outer leaves from cabbage, quarter and core. Cut into fine fine shred, either by hand or with food processor. Set aside. Peel onions; cut in […]

Asparagus In Its Own Juices No Comments

3/4 pound(s) Asparagus (medium to large) 2 tablespoon(s) Unsalted butter 1/2 teaspoon(s) Salt Freshly ground pepper CUT OFF THE TOUGH BOTTOM END of the asparagus and discard. Peel the stalks with a vegetable peeler. Place asparagus in a skillet or saucepan just large enough to hold them lying down and barely cover with cold water. […]

Apple Filled Acorn Squash No Comments

3 x Acorn Squash ——-COMBINE——- 2 x Apples, chopped 1/2 cup(s) Chopped Walnuts 1 T Grated Orange Peel 1/2 cup(s) Brown Sugar 2 T Margarine, melted Preheat oven to 350 deg F. Cut squash in half lengthwise and scrape out seeds. Place cut side down in baking dish and bake for 25 minutes. Mix the […]

Asparagus Braise No Comments

1/2 pound(s) Asparagus, thinly sliced -on the diagonal 1/2 cup(s) Bamboo shoots, sliced 1/2 cup(s) Water chestnuts, sliced 1 cup(s) Celery, sliced diagonally -OR 1 large Celery stalk, sliced -diagonally 1 cup(s) Fresh mushrooms, sliced -OR 3/4 cup(s) Canned mushrooms 1/2 cup(s) Cashews (opt) 3 tablespoon(s) Oil Salt 1. Clean and prepare vegetables. 2. Heat […]

Alu Matar (Potatoes and Peas In Onion-Tomato Sauce) No Comments

1 1/2 pound(s) Small Potatoes 2 medium Onions 3 Garlic cloves 1 Ginger, fresh 1/2″ piece 3 tablespoon(s) Vegetable oil 1 pinch Asafoetida, crushed, opt 1/2 teaspoon(s) Cumin seeds Salt, to taste 1/4 teaspoon(s) Cayenne pepper 1/2 teaspoon(s) Tumeric, ground 2 large Tomatoes, chopped coarsely 1 cup(s) Peas 1/4 cup(s) Water 1/2 teaspoon(s) Garam masala […]