Recipe – “Chocolate tart with Russian-style Baikal tea”

“Chocolate tart with Russian-style Baikal tea” “The Tea Box” by Gilles Brochard   7            ounces fine-quality semisweet chocolate, melted 2/3        cup heavy cream 2            cups low-fat milk 1-1/2     teaspoon Russian-style Baikal tea 9-inch    baked pie shell Crushed pistachios   *    Preheat oven to 300 d. Fahrenheit.  Combine the cream… Read More Recipe – “Chocolate tart with Russian-style Baikal tea”

Recipe – “Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Brownies”

“Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Brownies” “Fare for Friends”   Chocolate Chip Batter 1                 cup shortening 1                 cup brown sugar, packed ½                cup sugar 1                  teaspoon vanilla 3                  eggs 2                 cups all-purpose flour, un-sifted 1                 teaspoon baking soda 1                 teaspoon salt… Read More Recipe – “Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Brownies”

“Ginger Tea”

“Ginger Tea” Book – “Juices” by “Elsa Petersen-Schepelern” a piece of fresh ginger 1 teaspoon leaf tea (optional) sweetener of your choice 1 serving Peel and grate the ginger. Put in a tea strainer or tea ball, then add the tea, if using.  Put the ball in the cup or balance the strainer over the… Read More “Ginger Tea”

“Star Anise Tea”

“Star Anise Tea” Book  – “Juices” by “Elsa Petersen-Schepelern” 1       tea bag, such as English Breakfast 1       whole star anise sweetener, to taste milk (optional) Serves 1    

Recipe – “Overnight Fruit Bowl”

“Overnight Winter Fruit Bowl” “Fare for Friends – Cookbook”   3                 egg yolks, beaten 2                 tablespoons white sugar 2                 tablespoons white vinegar 2                 tablespoons pineapple juice or syrup from can 1                 tablespoons butter Salt to taste 2                 cups seeded grapes or drained pitted cherries 2                 cups pineapple chunks, drained 2                 cups mandarin oranges, drained 2                … Read More Recipe – “Overnight Fruit Bowl”

Recipe – “Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Brownies”

“Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Brownies” “Fare for Friends”   Chocolate Chip Batter 1                 cup shortening 1                 cup brown sugar, packed ½                cup sugar 1                  teaspoon vanilla 3                  eggs 2                 cups all-purpose flour, un-sifted 1                 teaspoon baking soda 1                 teaspoon salt… Read More Recipe – “Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Brownies”

Recipe – “Thinly sliced shrimp marinated in green tea”

“Thinly sliced shrimp marinated in green tea” by “Michel Hache, Hotel Ambassador” “The Book of Green Tea” – “The book of Green Tea” Christine Dattner, Sophie Boussahba” 5-1/2              lb. shrimp 1                      teaspoon Lung China green tea 2                      limes 1                      orange 2                      cups olive oil ½                     cup piquillo peppers 2                      teaspoons fleur de sel 1                      teaspoon… Read More Recipe – “Thinly sliced shrimp marinated in green tea”