Diva tasting: ShortBread Cookies…

Shortbread Cookies; Dessert Ingredients 1 Cup Butter, Softened ⅔ Cup White Sugar ½ Teaspoon Almond Extract 2 Cups All-Purpose Flour ½ Cup Seedless Raspberry Jam ½ Cup Confectioners' Sugar ¾ Teaspoon Almond Extract 1 Teaspoon Milk Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Step 2 In a medium bowl, cream …

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Diva Tasting: Ritz Cookies

Ritz Cookies Ingredients 1 Cup White Sugar 3 Egg Whites 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 20 Buttery Round Ritz Crackers 1 Cup Chopped Pecans Directions Step 1 Crumble crackers finely in mixing bowl and add pecans. In another bowl, add 1/2 cup sugar to beaten egg whites slowly and beat until very stiff. Add remaining 1/2 …

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Diva Tasting: Cauliflower, Mushroom, Leek Soup…

Cauliflower Mushroom Leek Soup Ingredients 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil 3 Tablespoons Butter 3 Leeks, Cut Into 1 Inch Pieces 1 Large Head Cauliflower, Chopped 3 Cloves Garlic, Finely Chopped 1 Large Package Sliced Cremini Mushrooms 8 Cups Vegetable Broth Salt And Freshly Ground Black Pepper To Taste 1 Cup Heavy Cream Directions Step 1 Heat …

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Diva Tasting: Rack of Lamb…

Roasted Rack of Lamb Ingredients ½ Cup Fresh Bread Crumbs 2 Tablespoons Minced Garlic 2 Tablespoons Chopped Fresh Rosemary 1 Teaspoon Kosher Salt ½ Teaspoon Black Pepper 3 Tablespoons Olive Oil 1 (8 Bone) Rack Of Lamb, Trimmed And Frenched 1 Teaspoon Kosher Salt 1 Teaspoon Black Pepper 3 Tablespoons Olive Oil 1 Tablespoon Dijon …

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Diva Tasting: Chickpea Burgers…

Chickpea Burgers Ingredients 1/2 Cup Red Or Black Quinoa, Rinsed Kosher Salt 1/2 Cup Extra-Virgin Olive Oil, Divided, Plus More For Drizzling 2 (14.5-oz.) Cans Chickpeas, Rinsed, Drained 1 Tsp. Garlic Powder 1/2 Tsp. Smoked Paprika 8 Oz. Crimini Mushrooms, Trimmed, Cut Into 1/4" Pieces 1/4 Cup Tahini 1/4 Cup White Miso 1/4 Cup Oat …

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Diva Tasting: Chocolate Cake…

Chocolate Cake Ingredients 2 Cups White Sugar 1 ¾ Cups All-Purpose Flour ¾ Cup Unsweetened Cocoa Powder 1 ½ Teaspoons Baking Soda 1 ½ Teaspoons Baking Powder 1 Teaspoon Salt 2 Eggs 1 Cup Milk ½ Cup Vegetable Oil 2 Teaspoons Vanilla Extract Frosting: 1 Cup Boiling Water ¾ Cup Butter 1 ½ Cups Unsweetened Cocoa Powder 5 ⅓ Cups …

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Diva Tasting: Kentucky Cheese Grits…

Kentucky Cheese Grits Ingredients ¾ Cup Milk 1 Egg 1 Tablespoon Garlic Powder 1 Dash Hot Pepper Sauce 4 Cups Water 1 Teaspoon Salt 1 Cup Quick-Cooking Grits ½ Cup Butter 5 Cups Shredded Sharp Cheddar Cheese, Divided Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 2-quart baking dish. …

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Diva Tasting: Italian Easter Pie…

Italian Easter Pie Ingredients 1 Cup Grated Farmer's Cheese 1 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese 1 ½ Cups Cooked Crumbled Italian Sausage ¾ Cup Chopped Hard Salami ½ Cup Chopped Pepperoni 1 Cups Ricotta Cheese 11 Eggs Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Step 2 Place farmer's cheese in 1 bowl …

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Diva Tasting: How To and Recipe: Meat…

Roasting Meat One of the simplest ways to cook a large piece of meat. Roasting is often the method of choice because it yields a tender interior and browned exterior through prolonged oven cooking. Before it goes into the oven, the meat must be trimmed, tied and seasoned, and seared. 1. The standard temperature for cooking …

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