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How to Cook Pears and Butternut Squash Soup

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Pears and Butternut Squash Soup: 1 medium butternut squash, peeled and diced 3 ripe pears, peeled and sliced 2 onions, peeled and diced 2 tbsp fresh root ginger, minced 2 garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped 2 tbsp semi-sweet chocolate, chopped 5 cups water ¼ tsp ground ... Read More »

How to Make Root Beer Float Cake

Serves: 10-12 Preparation time: 1 hour Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Root Beer Float Cake: For the cake: 3 cups cake flour 1 cup butter 4 eggs 1 cup milk 2 cups granulated sugar 1 tbsp root beer extract 1 ½ tbsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla extract 3 ½ tsp water ½ tsp salt For the vanilla ... Read More »

How to Cook Mojito Chicken

Serves: 4-6 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Mojito Chicken: For the chicken: 1 (approx. 3 lb) whole chicken, skin on, backbone removed and flattened 4 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 tbsp onion powder 2 tbsp garlic powder 1 tsp paprika 1 tbsp dried oregano ¼ tsp ground cumin 1 tbsp freshly ground black ... Read More »

How to Make Tex-Mex Salad

Serves: 4-6 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Tex-Mex Salad: 2 tomatoes, deseeded and chopped 1 can (15.5 oz) black beans, drained and rinsed 1 head romaine lettuce, shredded 1 ½ cups cheddar cheese, grated 1 ½ cups Monterey Jack cheese, grated 1 cup store-brought salsa 1/3 cup milk 1 large egg 1 box (8.5 ... Read More »

How to Cook Trout Amandine

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 15 mins Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Trout Amandine: 8 (4 oz each) rainbow trout fillets  1 1/4 lb thin asparagus spears 2 lb small red potatoes, quartered 1 cup whole almonds, blanched 10 blades fresh chives, snipped Handful of fresh parsley leaves, finely chopped 1 cup all purpose flour 1 cup milk 1 ... Read More »

How to Cook Margarita Chicken

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 4 hrs 10 mins Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Margarita Chicken: 4 boneless chicken breasts, skinned 4 Kaiser rolls ¼ green cabbage, finely shredded 2 red bell peppers, roasted, skinned, deseeded and julienned ¼ red onion, peeled and thinly sliced 1 tbsp garlic, minced 3 tbsp fresh cilantro leaves 4 oz provolone cheese, sliced ... Read More »

How to Make Hummingbird Cake

Serves: 10-12 Preparation time: 50 mins Cooking time: 55 mins Ingredients needed to make  Hummingbird Cake: 2 ¾ cups all purpose flour, plus more for dusting 3 ripe bananas, chopped 1 cup whole pecans ½ cup fresh pineapple, finely chopped 3 eggs, at room temperature 1 ¼ tsp baking soda 1 ¾ cups granulated sugar ½ tsp salt ½ tsp nutmeg, ... Read More »

How to Cook Apple Fried Pies

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 40 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Apple Fried Pies: 4 McIntosh apples, peeled, cored and sliced 1 package (8 pieces) refrigerated flaky biscuit dough 1 tsp lemon juice ½ cup sugar 2 tbsp butter ½ tsp ground cinnamon Vegetable oil, for deep-frying Icing sugar, for dusting Cooking instructions for Apple Fried Pies: To make ... Read More »

How to Bake Tuna Casserole

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 15 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Tuna Casserole: 2 cans (5 oz each) chunk light tuna, drained 12 oz fusilli pasta 1/3 cup minced shallots 2 cups cremini mushrooms, sliced 1 cup kale, shredded 4 garlic cloves, peeled and minced 3 tbsp capers, drained ½ cup Italian parsley, finely chopped ¾ cup Parmesan ... Read More »

How to Bake Fairy Cakes

Yields: 24 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 1o mins Ingredients needed to make Fairy Cakes: 4 oz self-raising flour 4 oz butter, softened 2 tbsp milk 4 oz caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 eggs, lightly beaten For the icing: 10 ½ oz icing sugar 3 drops food colouring 3 tbsp water Chocolate vermicelli Cooking instructions for Fairy Cakes: Warm ... Read More »