Blogs by Category: Food

Weird Food Combos

02.26.15 | Family Life Mornings | Comments[1]

Salami and Peanut ButterIce Cream with Lima BeansHorseradish in Mac and CheeseGravy on Apple PieHabanero Sauce on PopsiclesChocolate Avocado Frosting Wait.  That last one isn't that bad!  Our Morning News Anchor, Sarah Harnisch makes a ...

Nick's Picks: Award Winning Chili

02.25.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[1]

The mother of all chilis! Just the right amount of spicy to win you over   2 Poblano Peppers 2 Jalapeno Peppers 4 Garlic Cloves Olive Oil Salt and Pepper 3 Pounds Ground beef (80/20) 1 Medium/ Large Onion Diced 1 28oz can Whole Peeled ...

Gourmet Tater Tots

02.20.15 | Terese Main | Comments[0]

Earlier this week we shared some new ways to eat an old favorite:  TATER TOTS! Some restaurants are putting them on their menus and chefs are coming up with inventive creations based on the lowly fried potato puff.  Here are a few you ...

Nick's Picks: White Chicken Chili

02.18.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[1]

These flavors will beat those winter blues! 1 1/2 Pounds Chicken Breast Oil 1 Green Pepper Diced 1/2 Onion Diced 1 Jalapeno Diced 1 Tsp Salt 2 Pounds Tomatillos (or green tomatoes) Diced 8 Cups Chicken Stock 1/2 Gumbo File Powder 1/2 Tsp Chili ...

Muffins...almost

02.18.15 | Terese Main | Comments[0]

When my latest Rachael Ray magazine came, little did I know a spiritual lesson lay inside its pages.  There on page 100, a spread about muffins.  It started with a Basic Muffin Mix: 2 c. flour2 tsp. baking powder3/4 tsp. salt2/3 c. ...

Terese's Recipe: 1, 2, 3, 4 (and 1 & 2)

02.12.15 | Terese Main | Comments[0]

Every had one of those "Oh dear, company is on the way and I don't have anything to serve for dessert!" moments?  Here is something quick and easy...and delicious! I have the recipe memorized because it's so easy. 1 cup of butter  2 ...

Nick's Picks: Vegetable Chili

02.12.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

A vegetable chili to spice up your winter!   1 Green Pepper Diced 1/2 Onion Diced 2-3 Ribs Celery Diced 2-3 Garlic Cloves Sliced 1 Jalapeno Pepper Seeded and Minced 2 Large Tomatoes Diced 2-3 Yellow Squash Diced 2-3 Zucchini Diced 3 ...

Nick's Picks: Audrey's White Chocolate Flourless Torte

02.04.15 | Audrey Smith | Comments[1]

  INGREDIENTS: Cake 16 oz semisweet chocolate 1 cup butter 6 eggs   Topping 1 cup white chocolate chunks or chips - melted 1- 8 oz container whipping cream (not half-n-half) - divided 1- 8 oz pkg cream cheese - softened 1/3 cup powdered ...

Nick's Picks: Aztec Chicken Chili

01.28.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[0]

Kick off your big game festivities with this kickin' chicken chili! 1 Green Pepper Diced 1 Onion Diced 2 Pounds Chicken breast Cubed Salt Oil 2 Plum Tomatoes Diced 1 28oz Can Whole Peeled Tomatoes 1 28oz Can Crushed Tomatoes 1 Tsp Mesquite ...

Nick's Picks: Crab Bisque

01.21.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[4]

Souperbowl just got a whole lot tastier! 4-5 Ribs of Celery Diced Small 1/2 Onion Diced Small 3-4 Garlic Cloves Minced 1 Stick of Butter 1/2 Cup Flour 1 Cup White cooking wine 2 Quarts Vegetable Stock Salt and Pepper to taste 1 Tsp Old Bay ...

Nick's Picks: Tomato Soup with "Grilled Cheese"

01.14.15 | Nick Finlayson | Comments[1]

An old childhood standby with a little grown up taste!   For the Soup 2 28oz cans crushed tomatoes 1 tsp salt 1 tsp onion powder 1 tsp garlic powder 1 cup chicken stock 1 cup heavy cream Combine all ingredients except the cream in a large pot ...

Nick's Picks: Audrey's Peach Cobbler

01.07.15 | Audrey Smith | Comments[0]

PEACH COBBLER: 4 cups peaches, peeled and sliced - fresh or frozen 1/2 cup sugar 1 1/2 tsp vanilla cinnamon - a sprinkle 1 cup sugar 1 cup flour 2 tsp. baking powder 2/3 cup milk 1/2 stick butter Preheat oven to 350. Mix first four (4) ingredients ...

Nick's Picks: Breakfast Panini

12.31.14 | Family Life Mornings | Comments[0]

Breakfast Paninis Here's a simple, easy, delicious way to kick of New Year's Day, or any morning.  Don't worry if you don't have an expensive panini maker.  A George Foreman grill works great, or you could just make them in a pan with ...

Christmas Cookies: Black Pepper Cookie

12.17.14 | Family Life Mornings | Comments[0]

Black Pepper CookiesChristy from Cortland, NYRunner-up of the 2014 Cookie Contest 4 cups unbleached flour1 cup sugar1 teaspoon cinnamon2 teaspoons ground cloves2 teaspoons baking soda2 teaspoons baking powder1 teaspoon black pepper1 cup shortening1 ...

Christmas Cookies: Ricotta Cheese

12.10.14 | Family Life Mornings | Comments[2]

Here is the winner of our Christmas Cookie Contest.  Congratulations to Christina from Barker, NY.  See the download below to get all of the recipes.   Ricotta-Cheese Cookies 2 cups sugar 1 cup soft butter 15 ounces ricotta ...