Appetizers · Recipes · Vegetarian Recipes

Grilled Eggplant Dip

https://youtu.be/bL3vfQKslP0 This recipe (which I borrowed from Bobby Flay) is a fun, summer appetizer. Instead of roasting an eggplant in the oven, grill it to get a smoky taste. Serve with pita bread to start a summer time dinner party. Ingredients 1 red bell pepper¼ cup canola oil Salt & Pepper taste1 large eggplant, ends trimmed,…… Continue reading Grilled Eggplant Dip

Fish & Seafood Recipes · Recipes

Leland White Fish with Ellen (Gilligan)

https://youtu.be/GzEhLliVaRE This simple dish comes together in under 10 minutes. You make the topping, broil the fish and eat a delicious meal In Leland, we buy our Whitefish at Carlson’s Fishery (http://www.carlsonsfish.com/), 205 River St, Leland, MI 49654 (231) 256-9801. It’s the best in town. This recipe will work with just about any fish, we…… Continue reading Leland White Fish with Ellen (Gilligan)

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Pasta Carbonara Alla Luke (DeSando)

My son, Luke DeSando, shows a simple way to cook Pasta Carbonara, without adding oil, cream and/or butter and avoiding scrambling the eggs as you finish the dish. By tempering the eggs (see tempering below), you get a creamy texture and fully cooked eggs. Remember: the main goal is creaminess. https://youtu.be/ZZbCt2gKjgM This is a timing…… Continue reading Pasta Carbonara Alla Luke (DeSando)

Chicken Recipes

Instant Pot Chicken & Risotto

https://youtu.be/rF-AQQI6y8Y Ingredients 1 teaspoon each oregano, thyme, and paprikasalt and pepper to taste1 pound boneless, skinless chicken thighs, each cut in half3 tablespoons butter1 tablespoon olive oil1 small onion, chopped3 cloves garlic, minced2 cups Arborio rice½ cup white wine4 cups chicken stock½ cup Parmesan cheesechopped parsley for garnish Directions Turn on Instant Pot, and select…… Continue reading Instant Pot Chicken & Risotto

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Fish Tacos

Fish Tacos are a summer time treat. Grilled or pan-fried, flaky white fish on a tortilla, with a combo of slaw, crema, salsa, cilantro and whatever else your creative mind can come up with. Healthy, flavorful and refreshing. https://youtu.be/9OXDD3GJguA Ingredients 2 tablespoons canola oil1-pound white flaky fish, such as tilapia, mahi mahi or otherSalt and…… Continue reading Fish Tacos