Best recipes from the Feast community cookbook for your home kitchen.
Cuisine Spotlight: Bandeja Paisa
For my first post in the new "Cuisine Spotlight" series, I will be focusing on my favorite dish here in Colombia, which is known as the "Bandeja Paisa." Flavorful, unique, and made up of different food groups, "Bandeja Paisa" is a conglomeration of the best of Colombian cuisine, specifically of the Antioquia region. You can tell by its name that this popular food dish has its origins with the Paisas, who are the inhabitants of Department of Antioquia. If you translated "Bandeja Paisa" from Spanish to English, it would roughly mean "Paisa Platter."
Brunch Recipes to Make at Home
On a weekend morning, all I want to do is stay in bed. When I'm wrapped up in my covers, the last thing I want to do is brush my hair and put on real clothes. If I can stay in the house for the whole day, I will. Going out to brunch is all the rage, but it is so hard to leave the comfort of your home early in the morning. Instead, try some of these recipes and have a gourmet brunch without leaving the house.
Trader Joe's Cauliflower Crust Pizza
Lately, I've been seeing cauliflower replace just about anything and everything in order to satisfy some craving... First, there were cauliflower "wings" in place of chicken wings, then it was cauliflower rice, now there's cauliflower pizza crust.
19 No Nonsense Recipes
You are standing in your kitchen feeling hungry. You are unsure of what to cook and have some pretty random ingredients on hand!What do you do?
You Scream, I Scream, We All Scream For (Low-Cal) Ice Cream Cake
First things first... who doesn't love ice cream? (if you raised your hand just now, I'll let you find yourself to the door).
Save any supper with this savory cornbread batter. You were right to hang onto that jar of perfectly seasoned pickle juice. Now there is something to do with it! Cornbread is the answer. Any shape. Round, square, muffins or best of all, waffles.
Ode to Gluten Free
Gluten free is more than meets the eye. When you first approach it, eating gluten free looks like one of those monsters in the horror movies people like watching. Hunger gnaws at your stomach because at that last restaurant, you knew you could eat the salad and fruit, but were too scared to try anything else. You vowed you would never eat out again. But then you come home and stare at the refrigerator in dismay because it seems every food product stares back at you with a sinister gaze.
Best Grilling Cookbooks
There is something rugged and cool about grilling chunks of meat outside on a boiling summer afternoon, but so many of us are afraid to admit that we don't know what the hell we're doing out there – so thank God for the best grilling cookbooks to save our cooking failure butts. A good book can save you from making a culinary catastrophe.
How To Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups
If you're like me, you love Reese's Peanut Butter Cups. Especially when you put them in the freezer. That first bite into a frozen peanut butter cup is better than, well I'll let you fill in that blank. So last year, I decided I wanted to write a cook book. There is no logical reason for this, in fact it could be argued that I am the last person who should be writing a cook book because I don't follow recipes very well. But I decided to try it anyways, and there were quite a few recipes that I found that I really enjoyed. Most of them I made my own, so I figured that made me something of a chef.
As a chocolatier, I use ganache in many of the recipes and demonstrations I share online so I thought I should produce an easy how to guide covering some of the ratio options for ganache. With this guide, you should be able to create any kind of ganache for any dessert with any flavour combination! These are the three basic ratios every chocolatier uses when making chocolate ganache.
Healthy Dessert Recipes
People tend to approach healthy dessert recipes with an air of skepticism. Healthy desserts? Seems like a contradictory statements. Desserts are meant to be sugary and sweet. How can any dessert be healthy?
Best Barbecue Recipes to Try
A good barbecue party can be one of the best things you can have on a summer day, even if you have them as an excuse to try the best barbecue recipes you can find. All those ribs, steaks, and burgers definitely do make for an amazing time. They're mouth-watering, satisfying, and just as all-American as you can get.