Thursday, March 18, 2010

Lele Lurves Recipes

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Obviously, my favorite meal is brunch. So let's start with those!


Favorite pancakes: Carrot Cake Pancakes
I top them with my own maple cream cheese- 1.5 T light cream cheese plus 1 t. maple syrup.

Favorite fancy sweet brunch: Cinnamon Fruit Rolls

Favorite fancy savory brunch: Asparagus Tart

Favorite vegan brunch: Tofu Scramble


Favorite English muffins
(I reverse the ratio of whole wheat to white flour)

Favorite pita

Favorite loaf bread

Favorite focaccia

Favorite Greek bread

Favorite biscuits
(I don't bother with the seeds)

Favorite empanada dough


Favorite baba ghanoush

Favorite hummus

Favorite red pepper dip (muhammara!)


Favorite winter soup: Acorn Squash Soup with Miso
(I half the miso)

Favorite summer soup: Chilled beet and fennel soup
(try it topped with hardboiled egg)

Meats and Seafood

Favorite pork: Fennel-brined pork chops

Favorite grilled seafood: Thai-style grilled mussels


Favorite taste of summer: corn and basil cakes

Favorite vegetarian comfort food: lentil cottage pie

Favorite "fries": butternut fries

Favorite sweet potatoes: miso-glazed sweet potatoes and barley sweet potato hash


Favorite turkey

Favorite ham
(skip the cherries!)

Favorite holiday side: butternut and leek gratin

Favorite semi-healthy holiday pie: rustic apple crostada

Favorite crazy indulgent holiday pie: crunchy caramel apple pie


Lemon bon bons

Macadamia ginger crunch drops (vegan)

Oatmeal, chocolate chip and pecan cookies

Mocha bars
(I use 3/4 cup chocolate chips and put them on top, not in with coffee layer)

Macadamia butter cookies with dried cranberries

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  1. wow, I'm getting hungry from this post - everything sounds amazing!

  2. so many good recipes, I don't know where to start! Can't wait to try them. ;)