Thursday, February 16, 2017

Quick Meal Ideas

YouTube Link: Quick Meal Ideas
More Videos: Helen's Kitchen Channel

Dishes and resources mentioned in this video:

Veggies Videos 

Fish Videos

Braised Shortribs

Braised Pork Shoulder

Chicken Nuggets

Chicken Thighs with Prunes Balsamic Soy

How to Cook Beans

How to Cook Lentils and Mujaddara (Lentil Bulgur Dish)

Layered Omelettes

Egg Videos

How to Use a Pressure Cooker

Great Pressure Cooker Recipes

Monday, January 30, 2017

Burnt Cheesecake from La Viña Bar in San Sebastian

YouTube Link: Burnt Cheesecake from La Viña Bar in San Sebastian
More Videos: Helen's Kitchen Channel

My deepest thanks go out to La Viña bar in San Sebastian, Spain for this brilliant invention and to Andrea Duty for bringing this recipe to the world.

1 Kg Philadelphia cream cheese (36 oz)
340 g granulated sugar (1 and 2/3 cup)
7 large eggs
36 g all-purpose flour (1/4 cup scooped and leveled)
484 g heavy cream (2 cups)

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Arctic Char Lettuce Wraps

YouTube Link: Arctic Char Lettuce Wraps
More Videos: Helen's Kitchen Channel

Makes 3-4 servings

1 Lb Arctic Char or Salmon
1 tsp high heat oil
1 head Butter, Bibb, or Boston lettuce
Lime juice

Filling ideas:
Labne or Greek Yogurt
Roasted Butternut Squash

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Butternut Squash and Pear Soup Video

YouTube Link: Butternut Squash and Pear Soup Video
More Videos: Helen's Kitchen Channel

1 large butternut squash
1 ripe bosc pear (or 1 apple with good sweet/tart balance)
2 shallots
6-8 sage leaves
1/4 cup olive oil
1/2 tsp apple cider vinegar
1/8 tsp freshly grated nutmeg
1 Tbsp maple syrup or brown sugar
1/4 cup heavy cream

Garnish (optional):
1 Tbsp butter
1 ripe bosc pear (or apple), diced
1/4 cup pine nuts

Creme Fraiche and Soy Reduction