Strawberry-Blueberry-Banana Nut Bread

Written by Chacha on Jul 6th, 2012 in Baking, Banana, Blueberry, Breads, Breakfast - Brunch, Nuts, Recipe, Strawberry | No Comments

Ingredients 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour, plus 2 teaspoons more Pinch ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon salt 2 overripe bananas 2 large eggs, at room temperature 3 tablespoons of buttermilk 1 lemon, zested 1 cup strawberries, sliced 1/2 pint […]

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Banana Nut Bread

Written by Chacha on Jul 6th, 2012 in Baking, Banana, Breads, Breakfast - Brunch, Nuts, Recipe | No Comments

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour, plus 2 teaspoons more 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup walnuts or pecans, broken into big chunks 4 large overripe bananas 1 cup sugar 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened 2 large eggs, at room temperature 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1 tablespoon orange zest Cream cheese, […]

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Strawberry Bread with Coconut

Written by Chacha on Jul 6th, 2012 in Baking, Breads, Breakfast - Brunch, Coconut, Nuts, Recipe, Strawberry | No Comments

Ingredients 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 2 large eggs, at room temperature 1 tablespoons of water 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups sliced strawberries 3/4 cup shredded, sweetened coconut 1 cup walnuts or pecans, broken into big chunks 1 tbsp. finely […]

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BBQ Chicken

Written by Chacha on Jul 6th, 2012 in Barbecue, Grilled, Poultry, Recipe | No Comments

Servings: 6 Ingredients 1 (3 1/2-pound) chicken, cut into 8 pieces Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 3 small lemons, halved, for serving BBQ Sauce, recipe follows Vegetable oil, to oil grill Special Equipment Spray bottle, to mist fire with water if needed Directions Season the chicken well with salt and pepper. Allow chicken to sit at room temperature for […]

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Kheema Matar – Indian Minced Meat with Peas

Written by Chacha on Jul 6th, 2012 in Beef, Curry, Ground, Indian, Meats, Recipe | No Comments

Servings: 4 to 6 Ingredients 3 tbsp. canola oil 1 bay Leaf 1 (1 inch) piece cinnamon stick 1 black cardamom 2 green cardamom 2 whole Cloves 1 large onion, finely chopped 2 tsps. finely minced fresh ginger 2 tsps. finely minced garlic Green chilies, to taste, finely chopped 1/2 tsp. turmeric powder Cayenne pepper, to taste Salt, to taste 2 […]

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