Month: September 2009

Cornbread Pudding

Preparation time : 60 mins | Serves 8 persons This is a tempting dessert made from cornbread. You can make it more attractive by adding some toppings of whipped cream, crunch and nuts. Ingredients: 4 beaten eggs1 cup of brown sugar1 cup milk1 cup cream1 tbsp vanilla6 pieces day-old cornbread cut into cubes1 cup chocolate chips Amazon.com Widgets Procedure: 1. Preheat oven to 350 F.2. Mix all ingredients together including eggs, brown sugar, milk, cream and vanilla.3. Place the corn bread pieces on a baking pan and pour the mixture on cornbread pieces and allow the mixture to absorb.4. Sprinkle chocolate chips on top and bake for 30 mins until pudding becomes...

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Cheesy Biscuits

Preparation time : 45 mins | Serves 24 biscuitsThis is a different biscuit recipe full of cheesy flavors. You may add other flavor like Italian seasoning to make it more delicious. For more cheesy recipes, refer to the book Cheese, Glorious Cheese having more than 75 Tempting Recipes for Cheese Lovers. Ingredients: 1/2 cup milk 2 tbsp margarine 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 2 eggs 1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese 1/4 cup chopped onion 1/4 tsp garlic powder 1/4 tsp crushed black pepper Procedure: 1. Boil milk with butter in a sauce pan. 2. Add flour...

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Capresso Conical Burr Grinder Review

[asa]B0000AR7SY[/asa] Here is another coffee grinder review in our review section, this capresso conical burr grinder has some more advanced function as compare to the previous one and it is particularly used for grinding large amount of coffee hence it is also called commercial grade infinity grinder but can also be suitable for large families. It has capability to easily grind 8-1/2 ounce of coffee to the desired grinding level. As far as the grinding options are concerned, so there are 4 major options available which includes Coarse, Medium, Fine and Extra Fine, under these options further sub options are available which help you to get the desired flavor and taste of coffee. A rare grinding feature which hardly found in any burr grinder is that is preparation of Turkish Coffee which can be prepared by manual settings at two different finest level. Like other commercial grinders its conical burr design keep the control on the grinding torque while the motor speed slows down, the reduction gearing in motor only reduces the speed without disturbing the torque so prevents dust and retains the heat and aroma of the coffee. The grinder container contains the grind-ed coffee which has a capacity of 4 ounce and is safely locked while the grinding is in process hence there will be no mess on the counter. When the grinding is in progress you...

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Caramel Brownies

Preparation time : 45 mins | Serves 24 pieces This is one of delicious caramel brownies recipe. The recipe is more or less same as other cake recipes except the preparation of caramel mixture which requires bit cooking. To get more variates of brownies recipes, refer to the book Brownie Points, which contains over 100 brownie recipes including Brownie muffins and cupcakes, Brownie cheesecake, Brownie molasses and many more. Ingredients: 18 caramels1/3 cup butter2 tbsp milk3/4 cup sugar2 eggs1/2 tsp vanilla1 cup flour1 tbsp unsweetened cocoa1/2 tsp baking powder1/4 tsp salt1 cup chopped salted cashews Amazon.com Widgets Procedure: 1. Take a large saucepan, combine caramels, butter, and milk on low heat until the caramels are melted. Stirring continuously while cooking so that caramel would not stick to the pan.2. Remove the pan from heat and add sugar, mix until sugar completely dissolves.3. In another bowl, beat eggs and vanilla until become smooth.4. Mix egg mixture into caramel sauce.5. Now in a large bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, cocoa and salt.6. Gradually add the dry mixture into the caramel mixture and mix using flat spatula.7. Pour the batter into the greased baking dish and bake at 350 F for 30...

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Stovetop Griddle Review

[asa]B00008GKDQ[/asa] Most of people today like to have some low fat food cooked in very little quantity of oil with same taste as it is cooked in little more oil, to enjoy such food people generally look forward to restaurants where they spend lots of money. But now cooking such low fat food at home become easier due to variety of grill and griddle pan available in the market so that you can enjoy delicious food for which you should had to spend lots of money. These grill pans comes in two categories either powered by electricity or stove top, Lodge Logic Pro 20-by-10-7/16-Inch Cast-Iron Grill/Griddle is one of the stove top type which can be used as both grill or griddle. I enjoy stove top cooked food that’s why I chose this stovetop griddle for my kitchen. This stovetop griddle measures 20 by 10-1/2 inches with 19-1/4 by 8-1/2 inches cooking area, it is made flat in shape with safe gripping handles at the corners. It can be used from both sides one is plane and the other has grill lines (slopes), plane smooth side is for cooking flapjacks, eggs, and grilled cheese sandwiches while the grill side is for steaks, grill vegetables, sausages and many other grill food can be easily cooked on this stovetop griddle. The grill should be placed on two stove burners at two...

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Mango Sauce

Preparation time : 15 mins This is one of the famous sauce to serve with any grilled food like steaks. The sauce is very easy to make and prepare within 10 minutes. Learn variety of mango recipes available in the book The Mongo Mango Cookbook containing lots of mouth watering mango recipes from Asian, Mexican, Indian, and American Cuisines. Ingredients: 1 cup mango pulp 1/2 cup tomato ketchup 1/4 cup lemon juice 1 tsp red chili flakes 1/4 cup Soy sauce 1 tbsp toasted sesame oil 1 tbsp honey Amazon.com Widgets Preparation: 1. In a blender combine all the ingredients i.e. mango pulp, ketchup, lemon juice, soy sauce, sesame oil and honey to make it smooth. 2. After that simmer it in a sauce pan for just 5-8 mins until it boils. Then cool the sauce to room...

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Lemon Yogurt Cake Recipe

Preparation time : 70 mins | Serves 8 perons This is plain lemon cake made from Greek yogurt. You may also prepare the most famous Greek banana bread using the same recipe. Ingredients: 125g butter (softened)1 cup fine sugar1 lemon zest (finely grated)2 eggs1 cup Greek-style yogurt1/4 cup milk2 cup self-raising flour Amazon.com Widgets Preparation: 1. Preheat oven to 350°F.2. In a mixing bowl, beat butter, sugar and lemon rind using electric beater on high speed until creamy.3. Now add egg yolks to the mixture and beat again.4. In another bowl, combine yogurt and milk.5. After that add yogurt mixture and mix in the batter.6. Gradually add flour and mix using rubber spatula.7. Beat egg whites separately Using electric beater until soft peaks would form.8. Now slowly mix egg whites into the batter9. Pour the batter into the greased pan and bake for 45 mins. After that reduce the temperature to 300 and bake for 10 mins more.10. Cool the bread to room temperature before...

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Electric Water Kettle By Aroma

[asa]B000KDVTJI[/asa] Water kettle is one of the most common kitchen appliance which is used frequently. Two types of water kettles are available in the market one is stove top and the other is electric water kettle. While talking about the electric water kettle most of these kettles are available with fix base on which cord is mounted so it becomes annoying for anyone to pour liquid safely as power cord causes disturbance while handling. Aroma housewares manufacturer has introduced an electric water kettle “Aroma AWK-115S 1-1/2-Liter Hot H20 X-PressWater Kettle” having detachable base so that you can pour liquid easily. This electric water kettle is designed ergonomically as its spout area prevent splashing of hot liquid while pouring, handles are made both for easy gripping and stay cool during heating. The base of kettle is circular in shape which supports kettle to grip in both right and left directions. Automatic shut off feature prevent extra heating or boiling of water which helps you to prevent from fire risk causes by continuous boiling of liquid. The maximum available capacity of 1.5 liters allows you to not only boil water in this electric kettle but can also be used for hot tea, soups, instant coffees, oatmeal, hot chocolate, noodles, baby formula and more. You can easily check the quantity of liquid by water-level indicator gauge behind the handle. Besides these designed...

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Cabbage Salad Recipe

Preparation time : 60 mins | Serves 4 persons This is one of a simple and easy cabbage salad recipe which requires few days to complete. There are very few ingredients used to make the dressing but tastes great. You may also add different vegetables to make it more colorful. Ingredients: 3 cup shredded cabbageSalt to taste1 cup orange juice2 tbsp lemon juice2 tsp crushed cumin1/2 tsp. sugar1 tsp Tabasco sauce Amazon.com WidgetsProcedure: 1. In a mixing bowl toss cabbage with salt and leave it for an hour at room temperature.2. After that rinse well and drain so that all the water should squeeze out.3. Now add orange juice, lemon juice, cumin, sugar and Tabasco sauce and mix well. Seal the bowl tightly after mixing and keep it for a week in the refrigerator so that all flavors absorb completely in the cabbage and then serve with any...

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Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

Preparation time : 10 mins. This is an easy spaghetti or pasta sauce recipe from Italian cuisine. You may use cornstarch in the end to get the desired thickness of sauce. Ingredients: 1 tbsp olive oil 3 medium onions (chopped) 1 green pepper (chopped) 8 medium tomatoes (chopped and seeded) 1 jalapeno pepper (seeded and chopped) 1 tbsp brown sugar 1 tbsp Italian seasoning 1 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp pepper 1 cup water 1 package hot cooked pasta Parmesan cheese as required Amazon.com Widgets Procedure: 1. In the sauce pan heat oil to saute onions and green pepper for 3-4 mins until become tender. 2. Now add tomatoes, jalapeno, brown sugar, Italian seasoning, salt, pepper and water. Cook for 4-5 mins until sauce would become thick. 3. Pour this sauce on the hot pasta and sprinkle Parmesan cheese on...

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