Truffle Salmon

Ingredients: 2 salmon fillets 1 teaspoon garlic salt 4 teaspoons of truffle oil 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 pinch ground cayenne pepper 2 teaspoon chopped fresh cilantro 1/2 lemon, juiced Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees.  Place salmon fillets in foil paper. Season with garlic salt, garlic, and cayenne pepper. Rub truffle oil on both …

Lemon Bars

Crust Ingredients: 7 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 2 tablespoons sugar ¾ teaspoon vanilla ¼ teaspoon salt 1 cup unbleached all-purpose flour Topping Ingredients: 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar 3 tablespoons unbleached all-purpose flour 3 large eggs 1 ½ teaspoons finely grated lemon zest ½ cup fresh lemon juice 2 to 3 tablespoons powdered sugar, …

Guacamole

Ingredients: 3 Avocados- peeled, pitted, and mashed 2 lime, juiced 1 teaaspoon salt 2 roma tomatoes, diced 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1 pinch ground cayenne pepper 2 teaspoon chopped fresh cilantro Directions: 1. In a medium bowl, mash together the avocados and lime juice. Mix in cilantro, tomatoes, and garlic. Season with salt and cayenne …

Avocado Fruit Salad

Ingredients: Avocado cubes Peeled pink grapefruit segments Raspberries or blackberries Walnuts Honey Directions: 1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl. Refrigerate for 1-2 hours. Drizzle with honey before serving. 

Egg Pudding

Ingredients: 5 eggs 2 cups of milk 5 tbsp of sugar 5 tbsp of sugar for caramel topping 2 tsp of vanilla extract Directions: Beat eggs and sugar together. Add milk and vanilla extract. Cook 5 tbsp of sugar until it turns to a caramel color. Transfer into a ramekin or baking dish then add …

Sweet Porridge (Ba Bao Zhou)

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup Mogami blended rice  1/2 cup Barley 1/4 cup black bean 1/3 cup red or green bean 20 pcs Lotus Heart 1 small packet of Ginkgo nuts 3/4 cup Mogami sweet rice 1/3 cup Millet 1/3 cup Lycium (枸杞子) 10 pcs of Dates Directions: Bring a pot of water to broil then …

Pecan Raisin Cookies

Ingredients: 3 eggs, beaten 1 cup raisins 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup butter 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 cup white sugar 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 cups rolled oats 1 cup chopped pecans Directions: Combine eggs, vanilla and raisins in a small bowl; cover …

Almond Meal Banana Muffins

Ingredients: 9 oz sliced almonds 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 2 eggs 3 oz sugar 3 bananas 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract Pinch of salt Directions: Preheat oven to 300º. Prepare muffin tins. Combine almonds and baking powder in the food processor until finely ground but don’t let it run too long or else it will end …

Strawberry Romaine Salad

Ingredients: 1 bag of romaine lettuce, dried and chopped 1 bag of spinach, dried and chopped 1 pint of fresh strawberries, sliced 1/2 cup mayonnaise 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar 1 tablespoon of sugar 1/4 cup milk handful of raisins Directions: In a large salad bowl, combine the romaine, spinach, and strawberries. In a jar …

Stuffed Celery Sticks

Ingredients: 1 bunch celery 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese 2 tablespoons sour cream 1/4 cup chopped walnuts or pecans 20 small green olives Directions: Separate and wash celery stalks. Cut stalks into 3 sections. Coarsely chop the olives.  Mix the cream cheese, sour cream, walnuts, and chopped olives. Spread filling onto the celery pieces.