Month: December 2009

Baked Egg : Oven Baked Omelet

Preparation time : 30 mins. | Serves 6 personsThis baked egg recipe is nothing but baked omelet which results in slightly different aroma as compare to fried omelet on stove. You may also add cheese layer on top of eggs to prepare yummy egg casserole. Mostly cheddar, mozzarella or Parmesan cheese are used as topping for any casserole. Ingredients: 3 medium size potatoes (shredded)Salt to taste1 tsp ground cumin1/2 tsp ground cinnamon1/2 tsp ground black pepper1/2 cup milk1/2 cup finely chopped spinach1 medium spring onion (only white part and cut into thin slices)1/3 cup finely chopped coriander leaves1/4 cup finely chopped capsicum6 large eggs Amazon.com WidgetsProcedure: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.2. Beat egg in a large mixing bowl until egg yolks and whites completely mix together.3. After that add milk and all the spices including cumin, cinnamon, pepper and salt, mix them well into the beaten eggs.4. Take a wide baking dish and grease it with clarified butter.5. Spread all the vegetables including potatoes, spring onion, capsicums, spinach and coriander leaves onto the base of dish.6. Pour the beaten egg batter onto the vegetables and place the dish in preheated oven for 15-20 minutes until eggs are cooked and become firm from center. photo source :...

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Easy Crockpot Chicken

Preparation time : 4-6 hours | Serves 4 persons As its name clearly shows the method of cooking this chicken recipe so its really easy crockpot chicken recipe for those who don’t want to stay long time in their kitchen and have to do lots of other jobs. Recipes of these kinds like slow cooker and crock pot recipes are really blessing for these people. The sauce of this crockpot chicken is very simple and its ingredients are easily available at every home kitchen. Ingredients: 1 kg chicken 1 cup ketchup 1 tbsp brown sugar 1/2 cup onion (finely chopped) 1/2 tsp salt 1/3 cup water 1/4 tsp pepper 2 tbsp butter 1/4 cup lemon juice 1 tbsp paprika 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce 1 cup tomato sauce For Serving: 1 cup boiled noodles 1/2 cup boiled red beans Amazon.com Widgets Procedure: 1. Take a sauce pan and heat butter with 1 tablespoon of olive oil. 2. Add onion, salt, water, pepper, garlic, brown sugar, paprika, Worcestershire sauce and tomato sauce to the butter. 2. Mix all the ingredients and cook for 8-10 mins. until the gravy starts to boil. 3. Now put the chicken pieces in crock pot and pour this gravy onto the chicken. 4. Cover the pot and let it cook for 4-6 hours on high. Serving: To serve this easy crockpot chicken take it out in...

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Ginkgo Flatware Set – 74 Piece Hammered Flatware Set

[asa]B000ND1S82[/asa] Today our selected product in review is Ginkgo Flatware set. It is a very elegant looking flatware set mostly suitable for large families or families who frequently invite others for parties. These flatware pieces are like other flat wares plus they have a supreme touch of sparkling appearance and durability. Continue reading below to learn more about this flatware set by Ginkgo. This Ginkgo flatware set is a large set consisting of total of 74 pieces. All the flatware pieces are made of very fine quality stainless steel i.e 18/10 stainless – 18% chromium and 10% nickel which is a standard for most of the flatware sets made for domestic as well as commercial use. Since this is a large flatware set, it will serve up to 12 individuals. If you tend to invite a large gathering then you may have to get more than one set. This Ginkgo flatware set contains 12 pieces of each of the following : Dinner knife Dinner fork Salad fork Soup spoon Teaspoon Butter spreader Plus two additional serving spoons of the same stainless steel material which would have otherwise cost you an additional $20. Unlike many other low grade flatware sets, this is a hammered flatware set so you are rest assured for supreme quality along with durability which will let these flatware pieces last longer than other flatware sets. Ginkgo...

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Noritake Dinnerware Set – Casual Dinnerware Sets

[asa]B000X0K8FO[/asa] There are not many options when it comes to quality stoneware sets. But this Noritake dinnerware set is an exception. Made with elegance and simplicity, it ranks at the top by many retailers and consumers across the globe. Continue reading below to learn more about this stoneware dinnerware set by Noritake. Noritake has been manufacturing tableware for over a century and their stoneware products hold a great value for price since they offer a great deal of simplicity along with elegance and long lasting durability. This Noritake dinnerware set is a 16 piece set which is made in such a way that it is used world wide as casual dinnerware sets. It is the durability and simplicity in this dinnerware set that makes it best for every day use. The set has a total of 16 pieces and is used to serve up to 4 persons. All the pieces in this dinnerware set are dishwasher safe and because of the simple and straight forward design, they don’t even take long to clean even by hands. This Noritake dinnerware set comes in a combination of two shades, deep and soft blue. The dinnerware set contains : 4 Piece Place Setting Cereal, 7 1/2″, 22 oz. Creamer, 11 oz. Lg. Square Plate, 11 3/4″ Mini Bowl 4″ Mug, 12 oz. Multi-Purpose Bowl, 6 1/2″ Pasta Bowl, 10 1/2″, 27 oz....

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Baklava Recipe

Preparation time : 70 mins. | Serves 16 pieces Baklava is basically originate from Mediterranean cuisine but now it is prepared according to different cuisines. In this recipe nuts filling are prepared with sugar which is not necessary you can only put roasted nuts in between the layers and in the end pour the sugar syrup from top. Ingredients: 16 oz package filo dough 1 cup chopped almonds 1 cup chopped pecans 1/2 cup chopped walnuts 1/2 cup raisins 8 oz butter 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1 cup water 1 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 cup honey Amazon.com Widgets Procedure: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. 2. In a sauce pan melt half amount of butter then add all the nuts and raisins. Roast in butter for just 2-3 mins. 3. Add sugar, honey, vanilla extract and cinnamon to the nuts and cook them together until all the sugar melts completely. It would take 4-5 mins. 4. Now wrap all the filo dough in a damped cloth so that they would remain soft. 5. Take a round or square shape wide baking pan and grease it well with butter. 6. Spread two sheets of filo on the pan and apply butter to the whole sheet. Repeat this step four times until 8 sheets layer have been formed. 7. After that spread half of the nut mixture...

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Chocolate Pudding Pie

Preparation time : 25 mins. + 1 hr. Refrigeration time | Serves 8 persons This chocolate pudding pie is little bit different from other pie recipes as it contains two fillings cream filling and chocolate pudding and it is refrigerate so served as cold. You can change the pattern of filling according to your taste i.e white cream filling is sandwiched between two chocolate pudding layers. Ingredients: For Crust: 200 gm flour 6 oz butter 3/4 cup chopped walnuts For Stuffing: 8 oz cream cheese 1 cup confectioners sugar 1 cup cream 1 cup chocolate pudding Amazon.com Widgets Procedure: 1. To prepare crust for pie mix all the ingredients together and make dough, if necessary ad water so that a perfect smooth dough would form. 2. Now take a suitable pie dish and spread the prepared dough on the dish, cover its sides and base completely with dough. 3. Place the pie dish in oven for just 15 mins. at 350 degrees F. 4. Meanwhile make stuffing for the pie, in addition with chocolate pudding prepare white cream filling to make the pie more colorful. 5. Combine cream, confectioner’s sugar and cream cheese for filling. 6. When pie becomes cool at room temperature after baking fill it with the prepared stuffing, at first pour one cup of cream filling and spread it evenly over the pie. After that pour...

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Denby Mug Set – Stoneware Mugs

[asa]B001AF4CUS[/asa] Few days ago we posted a review on stoneware bowl set by Denby and today we have Denby mug set. Another classical pattern of stoneware mugs with a modern touch of craftsmanship and elegance. Continue reading below to learn more about this mug set by Denby. These stoneware mugs are manufactured by Denby who have a history of more than two centuries of manufacturing quality pottery. They are located in Derbyshire, England and nearly all the products by Denby are renowned for their quality, durability and elegance. These stoneware mugs from them is also no different. This Denby mug set is unlike other mug sets as each individual mug has a 0.4 L capacity. These are large mugs and you can use it for drinking tea, coffee or any other drink you like. These stoneware mugs are made very durable by constant nurturing and excellent craftsmanship. Every single Denby mug has identical appearance regardless of the fact that these mugs are crafted both by hands and machinery. Handles are made in such a way that they will never hurt your fingers. These have large carrying handles. This mug set by Denby has only 4 stoneware mugs so if you have a large family or you intend to serve more people in these, you may have to order more than one set. Another advantage of using Denby stoneware mugs...

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Stoneware Bowl – Soup Cereal Bowl Set

[asa]B001AFBCG0[/asa] This week our product in review is a stoneware bowl set by Denby. It is a soup cereal bowl set and the reason why it has been selected to be reviewed is not only because of its durability and appearance but it has outclassed other similar bowl sets in many ways. Continue reading below to learn more about this stoneware bowl set. These are manufactured by Denby who have been in the business of producing quality pottery for over two centuries. Located in Derbyshire, England, Denby products are renowned for their quality, durability and elegance and this stoneware bowl set from them is also no different. This soup cereal bowl set has a total of 4 bowls. All the stoneware bowls are very skillfully crafted both by machinery and hands in order to maintain 100% similarity in all the four bowls. Unlike other low price stoneware sets, this Denby stoneware bowl set has all identical looking bowls and this is what makes them different from its counterparts. The bowls can be used for soups, cereals, rice and have plenty of space for satisfying a single person’s hungry stomach. Each soup cereal bowl is about 15.5 cms in diameter and is perfect for everyday use and also on special occasions. This stoneware set only contains 4 bowls so if you plan to serve more people in these you better...

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Dutch Oven Recipe : Chicken Chili Recipe

Preparation time : 45 mins. | Serves 4 persons This chicken chili recipe is prepared in dutch oven which produces better taste while simmering as it provides even heating. It can also be prepared in stock pot or any other sauce pan but it is better to cook in good quality dutch oven. Ingredients: 1 tbsp vegetable oil 2 medium size onions (roughly chopped) 2 cloves garlic (minced) 1 1/2 tbsp red chili powder 2 tsp oregano 1 tsp cumin powder 1 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp crushed cayenne 500 gm chicken mince 1 cup tomato paste 1/2 cup medium salsa 1 cup fresh boiled corns Salt to taste Chopped coriander for garnishing Amazon.com Widgets Procedure: 1. Take a dutch oven and saute garlic and onions together for just 3-5 mins. 2. When onions become light pink in color, add other spices including red chili powder, oregano, cumin, coriander, crushed cayenne and half cup of water. Stir continuously and cook for 5 mins more until all the spices mix well with onions. 3. When oil starts bubbling add chicken to the gravy and cook on high flame until chicken becomes white in color. 4. Now add rest of the ingredients in chicken i.e. tomato paste, salt , salsa, corn and one cup of water. Cook them together on medium heat by covering the lid of your dutch oven and...

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Potato Chip Cookies

Preparation time : 30 mins. | Serves 4 dozen These cookies have some different taste as crispy potato chips are used in making its dough, hence it has some sweet and salty taste. you may also use other ground nuts instead of almond according to your taste. Ingredients: 8 oz. butter (softened) 3 oz. sugar 1/2 cup crispy potato chips of any brand (crushed) 1/4 cup ground almonds 1 tsp vanilla 250 gm all purpose flour Amazon.com Widgets Procedure: 1. In a dough mixer bowl, beat butter and sugar together for 5-8 mins until become white and creamy. 2. Stir potato chips, ground almonds and vanilla in the butter sugar cream. 3. Now add flour to the mixture and start the mixer again to knead the dough. When the dough starts to pull away from the sides of bowl, stop the mixer and transfer the dough to your counter. 4. Make small balls of lemon size from the dough and make them little flat in shape by pressing on your palm so that they look like cookie shape. 5. Place all these cookies in a greased baking tray and bake in preheated oven for 15 mins. at 350 degrees F. 6. After that take them out from oven and let them cool on wire rack to room temperature. photo source :...

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