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…