Recipes

My Favorite Lemon Cookies

1/2 cup butter (1 stick) 1 cups sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 1 egg 1 1/4 cups flour Zest of one lemon 1 Tsp lemon extract Powdered sugar for dusting Preheat oven to 350°F. Soften butter with sugar, baking powder, lemon zest, lemon extract and salt. Blend in...

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Healthier White Sauces and Creamy Soups

Take a can of low sodium cannellini beans with a cup of hot stock from the soup and blend together until smooth, then add back to pot.  Or cook beans with soup and puree the entire soup, beans included.  Beans add great fiber and protein, as well!

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Irish Soda Bread

1 tablespoon baking soda 1 tablespoon sugar 4 cups flour 2 1/3 teaspoons salt 1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar 2 cups buttermilk 1 tablespoon butter Thoroughly combine baking soda, sugar, flour, salt and cream of tartar. Make a well in the center. Add buttermilk and mix...

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Whole Wheat Buttermilk Waffles

Ingredients: 2 eggs 2 cups buttermilk* 2 cups whole wheat flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder (rounded) 1/2 tsp salt 6 Tbsp canola oil *Buttermilk Alternative: Place 2 TBSP white vinegar in a 2C measuring cup and top with enough low fat milk to reach the 2 cup...

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Pumpkin Pie Mousse

For a lighter alternative to traditional pumpkin pie, try this deliciously easy mousse. Ingredients Serves: Makes 5 (1/2-cup) servings. 1 package (4-serving size) sugar free fat free vanilla instant pudding mix 1 teaspoon McCormick® Cinnamon, Ground 1/2 teaspoon...

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The BEST Chocolate Cupcakes

Yield: 12 cupcakes Prep Time: 30 minutes Cook Time: 17-19 minutes Total Time: 1 hour 15 minutes Ingredients: 3 ounces bittersweet chocolate, finely chopped ⅓ cup Dutch-processed cocoa powder ¾ cup hot coffee ¾ cup bread flour ¾ cup granulated sugar ½ teaspoon salt ½...

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Sesame Chicken

Ingredients Serves 6 6 skinless boneless chicken breast halves, pat dry with paper towels 1/2 cup honey 1/2 cup soy sauce 1 cup water 2 tbsp corn starch 1/2 tsp (up to 1) ground ginger(fresh is better) 1/2 tsp (up to 1) red pepper flakes(optional) 1 tbsp sesame seeds,...

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Italian Easter Bread

2 3/4 to 3 c. all purpose flour, unsifted 1/4 c. sugar 1 tsp. salt 1 pkg. active dry yeast, undissolved 2/3 c. milk 2 tbsp. butter 2 eggs, room temperature Melted butter 5 eggs, raw, colored In large bowl, combine flour, sugar, salt and undissolved yeast. Heat milk...

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Warm Asian Salad

1 16 oz. bag of Fresh Express ColeSlaw 1 1/2 Tablespoons Peanut Oil 1 Tablespoon Sesame Oil 1 Tablespoon Fresh Minced Ginger 3 Small or 2 Large Cloves Garlic 2 Teaspoons Onion Powder Place all ingredients except coleslaw in a glass measuring cup and mix well....

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