Penne with Roasted Garlic Cream Sauce

Ingredients 1 tablespoon sunflower oil 2 tablespoons minced garlic ½ ounce white cooking wine 2 cups whipping cream (35%) Salt and pepper to taste *2 cups cooked penne Basil or parsley coarsely chopped for garnish Method Warm oil in heavy saucepan over medium heat. Add garlic and roast over low heat until browned (approx. 2…

Italian Meatballs with Cremini Mushroom & Roma Tomato Ragout

Italian meatballs ingredients yield 48 x 1.5 oz meatballs 0.75 kg lean ground beef 4 strips bacon, diced ½ yellow onion, diced 1 tablespoon smoked paprika 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 teaspoon tabasco sauce 1 tablespoon garlic, minced ¼ cup parmesan cheese, shredded 1 egg, large ¼ cup bread crumbs 2 tablespoons fresh chives, chopped…

Easy Focaccia Bread

Ingredients 1 teaspoon white sugar 1 package (0.25 ounce) active dry yeast 1/3 cup warm water (110 degrees F/45 degrees C) 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/4 teaspoon salt Directions In a small bowl, dissolve sugar and yeast in warm water. Let stand until creamy, about 10 minutes. In a large bowl,…

Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

1 white onion diced fine 1 tablespoon fresh garlic minced 1 red pepper diced 1 yellow pepper diced 1 green pepper diced 1 cup mushroom button sliced Fresh basil chiffonade 3 tablespoons Italian seasoning 6 tablespoons olive oil 1 can crushed tomato 2 cans diced tomato 1 can tomato sauce Directions Sautee onion and garlic,…

Potluck Season is Upon Us

As it’s the season for potlucks and Christmas parties, we have a few ideas for you. Inspired by our own staff potluck, here are a few ideas and some simple recipes. Every year we pair the potluck with a version of secret Santa. Here are the rules. Each person grabs a present randomly and stands…

Grey Cup Balsamic Bruschetta

Ingredients: 3 Roma tomatoes, finely diced 1 purple shallot, finely diced 2 tablespoons garlic, finely diced 4 medium basil leaves, finely diced 1 tablespoon oregano, finely diced ¼ cup balsamic vinegar 1 tablespoon honey ¼ cup olive oil ¼ cup sunflower oil 1 teaspoon black pepper, ground 5 slices white bread *crumbled feta for topping…

Beef Scaloppini with Mushroom Marsala Sauce

1/3 cup potato flour Pinch of sea salt 1 teaspoon pepper 2 tablespoons fresh oregano 2 pieces beef tenderloin, flattened 2 tablespoons olive oil 3 tablespoons butter 12 ounces wild mushroom mix 2 cloves of garlic, diced ½ cup marsala wine 1 cup beef stock reduced ½ cup whipping cream 36% On medium heat, heat…