Posted in September 2011

Sugar & Spice Mixed Nuts

Sugar & Spice Mixed Nuts Adapted from: Best Recipes Ever 1 egg white 1 tbsp (15 mL) water 3 cups (750 mL) unsalted mixed nuts 1/2 cup (125 mL) granulated sugar 3/4 tsp (4 mL) cinnamon 3/4 tsp (4 mL) cocoa powder 1/2 tsp (2 mL) salt 1 pinch ground nutmeg In bowl and using … Continue reading

Pizza Dough

Pizza Dough Adapted from: Best Recipes Ever Yield: 2 medium pizzas 3 cups (750 mL) whole wheat flour 2 tsp (10 mL) quick-rising instant dry yeast 1 tsp (5 mL) salt 1-1/4 cups (300 mL) hot (120 F/50 C) water 1 tbsp (15 mL) extra-virgin olive oil In bowl, combine 2-3/4 cups (675 mL) of … Continue reading

Crazy Chocolate Cake

Crazy Chocolate Cake From: Steven and Chris 1-1/2 cups flour  1 cup sugar 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup canola oil 1 cup cold brewed coffee 2 tsps vanilla extract 1 1/2 tbsps cider vinegar Preheat the oven to 375F. Sift together the flour, sugar, cocoa, baking … Continue reading

Homemade Italian Dressing

Homemade Italian Dressing Adapted from: Allrecipes 1 tbsp garlic salt 1 tbsp onion powder 1 tbsp white sugar 2 tbsps dried oregano 1 tsp ground black pepper 1/4 tsp dried thyme 1 tsp dried basil 1 tbsp dried parsley 1/4 tsp celery salt In a small bowl, mix together spices; store in a tightly sealed … Continue reading

Ultimate Brownies

Ultimate Brownies Adapted from: Cupcakes, Cornish Hens & Children Brownies 1/2 cup cocoa powder 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1 tsp vanilla 3/4 cup whole wheat flour 3/4 cup brown sugar 2 eggs Preheat oven to 350F. In a saucepan, melt butter and add cocoa, sugar and vanilla; blend well. Put flour in a mixing bowl and … Continue reading

Homemade Fajita Seasoning

Homemade Fajita Seasoning Adapted from: About.com 3 tbsp cornstarch 2 tbsp chili powder 1 tbsp salt 1 tbsp paprika 1 tbsp sugar 1-1/2 tsps onion powder 1/2 tsp garlic powder 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper 1/2 tsp cumin Combine all of the ingredients in a small bowl. Pour into small glass or plastic container, seal tightly … Continue reading

Whole Wheat No-Yeast Dinner Buns

Whole Wheat No-Yeast Dinner Buns Adapted from: Steven and Chris Yield: 6 buns 1 cup whole wheat flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp sugar 1/4 tsp salt 1/3 cup milk 2 tbsp mayonnaise 2 tbsp sour cream or plain yogurt Add in some grated cheese for cheese buns Preheat oven to 350F. Line baking sheet with … Continue reading