Category: Food and Drink – Other

The best way to Clean a Teapot

26 March 2017

If you enjoy the gradual and rewarding process of brewing your tea in a teapot, you may wonder how best to clean it thoroughly after each usage. The shape of the teapot makes it hard to clean — it’s difficult to reach the very bottom of the pot and inside the spout. Consider these time-saving […]

Recipes Spaghetti with Shrimp and Wine Sauce

21 May 2016

Spaghetti with shrimp and wine sauce For a light and healthy meal, consider making a simple dish of pasta and shrimp. 1 pound cleaned, de-veined shrimpWhole wheat spaghetti 4 ounces, dry4 cloves garlic, chopped1/8 cup red onion, finely chopped2 stalks celery, chopped1 can sliced water chestnuts, drained1 tablespoon olive oil teaspoon black pepper1 tablespoon Italian […]

Recipes Rice and Peas

21 May 2016

This is a delicious recipe that you can’t avoid.. Its Peas Rice, an Indian style of spicy recipe. Ingredients: Basmati Rice 1 cup Frozen peas 1/2 cup One onion red or yellow One Plum tomato 1 tablespoon of Ginger Garlic paste 1/2 1 tablespoon of Garam Masala ( Indian Spice) 2 Green Chillies 20 mint […]

Recipes Soft Pretzels

20 May 2016

If you like soft pretzels this is the recipe for you. They are very easy to make and they are a very delicious snack. I love eating soft pretzels and making them is also fun too! Here you go! SOFT PRETZELS 1 pkg. yeast1 1/2 c. warm water1 tsp. salt1 tbsp. sugar4-5 c. flourPretzel salt […]

Recipes Pumpkin Rum and Raisin Ice Cream

19 May 2016

Pumpkin, rum and raisin ice cream can be easily made without the help of an ice cream maker. Homemade ice cream is so much healthier and tastier without all the preservatives. Ingredients 1- 16 ounce can of pumpkin2 cups of heavy whipping cream1 cup of half and half1/2 cup of brown sugar1/2 cup of pure […]

Recipes Pumpkin Bread

18 May 2016

Pumpkin bread is a delicious treat it can be served for breakfast as a snake or dessert. You can even get creative and wrap it up and present it as a gift for a friend or co-worker. This recipe makes 3 small loaves or 1 large loaf of pumpkin bread. Ingredients 15 oz. can of […]

Recipes Macaroni and Cheese

18 May 2016

Who doesn’t love a big bowl of hot, creamy, cheesy homemade macaroni and cheese? Here’s a tried-and-true recipe that is super easy, satisfyingly cheesy and can even be made reasonably low fat (if you must). I usually double the recipe so I can enjoy extra leftovers because it tastes even better reheated the next day. […]

Recipes Bruschetta Variations

17 May 2016

I live in Italy and this is the recipe I use when I make bruschetta (pronounced “brusketta”). You’ll need:6 or 7 ripe plum tomatoes (about 1 1/2 lbs)1 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil2 cloves garlic, minced1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar6-8 fresh basil leaves, chopped.Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste1 baguette or similar Italian bread1/4 […]

Recipes Egg Fried Rice

16 May 2016

This recipe covers in detail the full ingredients and method for cooking perfect egg fried rice, but before we get to them we must cover some essential equipment. In both the equipment list and the ingredients list I have flagged some items as ESSENTIAL: it is my opinion that without these, while you are still […]

Recipe Johnny Cake Bahamian Style

15 May 2016

JOHNNY CAKE RECIPE 3 cups flour1/2 lb shortening1 cup sugar2-3 eggs1 tbsp baking powder2 cups water (approx)1/2 cup cream Directions: Combine flour, shortening, sugar and baking powder in baking bowl. Beat eggs, milk & water, then add to flour mixture. Pour on to floured counter-top. Knead the dough until it comes together, adding flour as […]