How to Make Pumpkin or Squash Puree

You don’t want to use just any kind of pumpkin for puree, most pumpkins have too much water in them and not enough flavor. Use the small pumpkins known as…

Pumpkin Olive Oil Cake

 

Oct. Cooking Demo

Join us in Seal Beach Thursday, Oct. 11th & 18th 6:30 – 8:30, approximately Fall Harvest Celebration Menu Gazpacho Shooters Fall Salad with Oranges and Pomegranate Arils Santa Maria Style…

Summetime Cooking

 

Potato and Ham Quiche

 

Corned Beef

One Pot, Three Methods Instant Pot, Slow Cooker, Dutch Oven Happy St. Patricks Day whether you’re Irish or not! Photo: Martha Stewart

One Skillet Dinner

 

Skillet Lasagna

  After making this for a demo in a skillet because I have no oven available, I will never make lasagna in the traditional manner. An easy weeknight recipe for…

Alpine Strawberries

You’ll never have enough Alpine Strawberries, also called fraises des bois, to make a pie but they are so delicious with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or with a…

Bacon Wrapped Dates

Photo: La Tienda

Chicken and Barley Soup

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How to Cook Barley

Barley Basics   There are several types of barley, flaked, flour, grits, hulled, pearl and more. Most of the barley you’ll find in the supermarket is pearl barley or polished…