Sourdough Starter and Sourdough Pancakes

Sourdough Starter and Sourdough Pancakes - The sourdough starter (or sometimes called a sponge) is a flour and water mixture that contains the yeast used to rise the bread. I give you a step by step recipe for making both! www.keviniscooking.com

Sourdough Series – Part 1 Man, I have been putting this one off for months! We have made breads, buns, biscuits, pancakes, waffles, and now bagels and I realized I’ve never posted a recipe for a sourdough starter itself. Now I can finally share with you some other recipes, but it all starts with this sourdough…

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Sourdough Starter and Sourdough Pancakes - The sourdough starter (or sometimes called a sponge) is a flour and water mixture that contains the yeast used to rise the bread. I give you a step by step recipe for making both! www.keviniscooking.com

Sourdough Starter and Sourdough Pancakes

Sourdough Series – Part 1 Man, I have been putting this one off for months! We have made breads, buns, biscuits, pancakes, waffles, and now bagels and I realized I’ve never posted a recipe for a sourdough starter itself. Now I can finally share with you some other recipes, but it all starts with this sourdough…

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Wheat Berry Grain Salad with Fresh Fruit

Wheat Berry Grain Salad with Fresh Fruit

Summer is here and the time is right… for a bounty of fruits and salads. What I love about this mixture is I can put it in a container, refrigerate and scoop out whenever I need a quick snack, breakfast or late night nibble. This is an amazing mixed grain “salad” that I serve cold…

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Fourth of July 2015 Recipe Round Up

Fourth of July Recipe Round Up 2015

The Fourth of July Party Celebrations are happening and I’m here to help! There’s nothing like a Fourth of July celebration. Picnics, beach parties, backyard BBQs and traveling to visit relatives – all to celebrate our Independance Day. Whether it’s grilling steaks, or smoking ribs, making appetizers,  tossing salads, or baking sweet desserts, it’s all here. I’m…

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Posole Rojo with Pork - www.keviniscooking.com

Posole Rojo with Pork

This Posole Rojo with Pork has got to be one of THE most flavorful soups I have made in a long time. It’s my new favorite. As Dave said, “I could live on this!” The secret comes from the variety of dried and fresh chili peppers used. I go to a local Mexican market, La Tiendita…

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White Chocolate Cherry Pie Shortbread Bars4

White Chocolate Cherry Pie Shortbread Bars

Now wouldn’t this be something to serve your guests, deliver to any party, or if here in the States, that Fourth of July party celebration? I mean it screams party celebration and the Fourth of July is no exception, right? OK, lets get something straight. I love desserts and this is one of those that…

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Creamy Polenta Bolognese1

Creamy Polenta Bolognese

I’m a big fan of tomatoes and unfortunately, Dave is not. So whenever I get the chance to make a batch of rich, delectably seasoned bolognese, I am on it. It fills me up and the aroma that wafts through the house as it simmers in the kitchen makes me salivate. What I love about this…

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Honey Sesame Baked Chicken7

Honey Sesame Baked Chicken

The other night I was in the mood for finger licking, sticky sweet and spicy chicken. I was thinking of holding a drumstick in my hand, biting into a sticky and crunchy glazed piece of chicken so tender and bursting with flavor I decided to marinate the 2 drumsticks and 2 thighs I had in…

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Dal Makhani with Lamb - Cooked lentils simmered with chopped onions, chiles, ginger paste, garlic, cumin, cayenne, cloves, cardamon, cinnamon sticks and bay leaves get mixed with sautéed lamb, tomato sauce and cream for a delicious, exotic one dish meal. A beautiful taste of India! www.keviniscooking.com

Dal Makhani with Lamb

So we are moving south and a little east to India after hitting up some Persian food the other day. Those Persian Meatballs with Dried Cherries and Pistachios were pretty tasty, but the flavors going on in this Dal Makhani with Lamb are going to knock your socks off. Big and bold flavors using warm spices with the addition of…

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Persian Meatballs with Dried Cherries and Pistachios - These moist and flavorful meatballs come packed with chopped pistachios, cilantro, dried cherries and warm spices. Draped in a quick and easy pan sauce with chopped shallots this was perfect and made in under 30 minutes. www.keviniscooking.com

Persian Meatballs with Dried Cherries and Pistachios

From Friday’s post of my Portuguese Bread and Garlic Soup with Cilantro and Fresh Shrimp we move East for a little Persian influenced meal. Because that’s how we roll over here. We go International – Big and Bold! These moist and flavorful meatballs come packed with chopped pistachios, cilantro, dried cherries and warm spices. Draped in…

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