Diva Tasting; Crunchy Pecan-Toffee Cookies…

Crunchy Pecan-Toffee Cookies One of my favorite fall flavor profiles is in the recipe below. A cool evening with hot coffee or tea and my favorite TV program or book. What could be better. Crunchy Pecan-Toffee Cookies Ingredients 2 Cups All-Purpose Flour 1 Teaspoon Baking Soda 1/4 Teaspoon Salt 1 Cup Unsalted Butter, At Room …

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Diva Tasting: Stuffed Chicken…

Stuffed Chicken with Broccoli Ingredients 4-6 Each Thin Chicken Breast Cutlets Sea Salt And Ground Black Pepper To Taste 1 Lg Container Whipped Garlic And Herb Cheese Spread, Softened 1 Cup Frozen Broccoli Florets, Thawed Drained And Finely Chopped 1 Sm. Package Cremini Mushrooms Chopped 1 Cup Shredded Sharp Cheddar Cheese 8 Each Toothpicks, Or …

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Diva Tasting: Broccoli Casserole…

Spinach and Chicken Casserole Ingredients 1 Cups of Provolone Cheese Shredded for Topping 2 Cups Cheddar Cheese Shredded 4 Cups Rotisserie Chicken Shredded 2 (16 Ounce) Packages Frozen Chopped Spinach drained 2 (11 Ounce) Cans Condensed Cream Of Cheddar Cheese Soup 2 (10.75 Ounce) Cans Condensed Cream Of Chicken Soup 2 Cups Seasoned Croutons Directions …

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Diva Tasting: Chai Cupcakes..

A different kind of cupcake. Give them a try. Chai Cupcakes Ingredients 1 Cup Milk 2 Black Tea Bags 2 Chai Tea Bags ½ Cup Plain Yogurt 1 Cup White Sugar ¼ Cup Canola Oil 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1 Cup All-Purpose Flour ¼ Teaspoon Baking Soda ½ Teaspoon Baking Powder 2 Teaspoons Ground Cinnamon …

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Diva Tasting: Walnut Pralines…

Another fall flavor, other than pumpkin, is the caramel, buttery, table treat Pralines. Give these a try. Namaste, The Queen Cronista Walnut Pralines Ingredients ¼ Cup Butter ½ Cup Pure Maple Syrup 1 Cup Confectioners' Sugar ⅛ Teaspoon Ground Cinnamon 1 Pinch Salt 2 ½ Cups Chopped Walnuts Directions Step 1-Spread a sheet of waxed paper …

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Diva Tasting: Cast Iron Cooking…

The Best Recipes to Cook in a Cast Iron Skillet X3 Every Southern Cook will tell you their cast iron skillets are mandatory in their kitchens. Are you ready for some cast iron cooking tips? Cast iron is a tough, versatile utensil. Not just for meats, a cast iron skillet is good for caramelizing vegetables …

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Diva Tasting: Green Beans…

Southern Slow cooked Green Beans Ingredients 2 Ham Hocks Or Salt Pork Wedge Sliced 1 Onion, Sliced Lengthwise 3 Cloves Garlic, Minced 3 Pounds Fresh Green Beans, Trimmed 3 Cups Chicken Broth 1 Pinch Kosher Salt And Ground Black Pepper To Taste 1 Pinch Cayenne Pepper, Or To Taste Directions Step 1 Place saucepan over …

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Diva Tasting: Message On Entertaining…

Diva Message: On Entertaining  When I worked in corporate America for forty-two years I use to host dinner parties for the out of town lawyers and other professionals in my work arena. It was nothing for my staff to walk up at 4 o'clock and say we want to come to your house for “chicken-S%#!. …

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Diva Tasting: Dessert …

Orange Poke Cake Ingredients 2 Cup Self-Rising Flour 4 Large Eggs 2/3 Cup Superfine Sugar 1 Cup Salted Butter, Melted 4 Tablespoons Orange Juice 1 Tablespoon Grated Orange Zest 1 Teaspoon Baking Powder Drizzle: 1/2 Cup Superfine Sugar 1/4 Cup Orange Juice Directions Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a …

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Diva Tasting: Asian Beet…

Asian Beef Ingredients 2 Pounds Flank Steak, Thinly Sliced 7 Tablespoons Soy Sauce 1 Tablespoons White Sugar 1/2 Cup Chopped Green Onion 2 Tablespoons Minced Garlic 2 Tablespoons Sesame Seeds 2 Tablespoons Sesame Oil ½ Teaspoon Ground Black Pepper Directions Step 1 Place the beef in zip bag. Combine soy sauce, sugar, ½ of the …

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