Soup with Pelimeni

The Pelimeni I use are sold @TraderJoes. Chicken and Mushroom filling. You barley even taste the mushrooms. If you haven’t yet tried Trader Joe’s Pelimeni, you must. Ingredients: 1 packet of Trader Joe’s Pelimeni 8-10 cups of chicken broth low sodium Salt and pepper 1/2 tea spoon of garlic powder 1/2 of small onion chopped…

Greek Bougatsa

Delicious Greek pastry’s. Ingredients: 1 package of fillo dough 2 sticks of butter 10 inch pie pan ( or a leak proof deep baking pan) 5 eggs 2 cups of heavy cream 1 cup of sugar 1 tea spoon of vanilla extract 1 cup of toasted nuts finally chopped ( pistachios , macadamia or walnuts…

Chorizo Hash Egg Benedict

Ingredients: English muffins Eggs Package of Potatoes o’brien with onions and pepper Chorizo sausage 3 egg yolks 1 table spoon of lemon juice 6 table spoons of melted butter Pinch of cayenne Salt and pepper Table spoon of vinegar Instructions: Sauté potatoes with chorizo with little bit of butter till potatoes are cooked. Create a…

Chimichurri Sauce

Perfect for steak or Kabobs. Ingredients: 1 bunch of cilantro finely chopped 1 bunch of parsley chopped 1 1/2 cups olive oil 1 tea spoons lemon zest 1/2 lemon squeezed 1 table spoon of Georgian Adjika 2 garlic cloves pressed 1 tea spoon chili paste Pinch of salt and pepper Instructions: Finely chop cilantro and…

Lettuce Wraps

Ingredients: Iceberg Lettuce Low main noodles 1 lb of beef ( tender cuts such as steak or boneless country style beef ribs ) 1/4 cup soy sauce 1 tea spoon of Chili paste 1 table spoon of brown sugar 3 garlic cloves pressed 2 tea spoons of graded ginger 1 table spoon of corn starch…

Anthill Cake – Муравейник

Ingredients: 1 1/3 cups of butter 1/2 cup of sugar 1/2 cup of sour cream 1/2 tea spoon of baking soda 1 cup of toasted chopped nuts 1 can of dulce de leche 1 stick of butter 2-3 table spoons of poppy seeds Instructions: In a mixer combine butter and sugar. Mix baking soda with…

White Chocolate Cheesecake – no bake Dessert

Ingredients: 12-14 Biscoff cookies 1 cup of toasted chopped walnuts 2 table spoons of melted butter 1 can of sour cherries 2 cups of heavy cream 1 8oz package of cream cheese ( softened) 1 cup of melted whites chocolate ( melt in microwave 30 seconds at a time or in double boiler method )…

Lemon and Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

These are melt in your mouth delicious! Ingredients: 2 sticks of softened butter 1 cup of sugar 1/2 package of cream cheese ( at room temp softened) 2 egg yolks 1 tea spoon vanilla extract 3 cups of flour 1 tea spoon of lemon zest Raspberry jam 1 cup of powder sugar 1/2 lemon juice…

Trubochki – Cream Filled Pizzelles

Pizzelle Ingredients: 3 egg whites 1/2 cup of sugar 1/4 vegetable oil ( canola or grapeseed) 1/2 cup of milk 1 cup of almond flour 1/2 cup of regular flour Cream ingredients: 1 package of cream cheese softened at room temp 2 cups of heavy cream 1 1/2 cups of powder sugar 1/2 cup of…

Georgian Beets and Beans Salad

Ingredients: 1 large cooked beet or 2 small beets 1 can of kidney beans Pickled onions ( little bunch ) 2 table spoons toasted walnuts 3 table spoons of pomegranate seeds 3 table spoons of cilantro 2 garlic cloves ( presses) 1 tea spoon of khmeli suneli spice ( can be purchased on amazon or…

Clam Chowder

Ingredients: 6 can of chopped clams 5-6 potatoes pealed and chopped In cubes 1 carrot cut in small pieces 1/2 medium onion 1 bay leaf 1 tea spoon of creole seasoning 1 tea spoon garlic salt ( low sodium) 1 tea spoon dried oregano spice 4 table spoons of flour 3 tables spoons of butter…

Tiramisu Cheesecake

Ingredients: Box of lady fingers ( I used approximately 20 lady fingers ) 4 packages of 8oz cream cheese ( softened at room temperature) 1/4 cup sour cream 1 cup of sugar 4 eggs 1 Tea spoon of vanilla extract 1 cup of sweetened 4 shots espresso/ latte ( or 1 cup of strong coffee…

Pork Shish Kabobs

This is a classic beyond easy marinade for shish- kabobs. We made many different recipes for kabobs but we always go back to this classic kabobs. The key for these kabobs to serve with pickled onions. We have always used white sweet onion to pickle. This time we decide to use red onion for a…

Greek Chicken Fajitas

Lunch or dinner in under 15 minute. Ingredients: Cooked rice as a side dish 6 chicken thighs cut in small pieces 1 red bell pepper 1/2 of small onion sliced 2 table spoons of Greek salt free seasoning Salt and pepper to taste ( approximately 1 tea spoon of salt and pepper) 3 table spoons…

Banana Cream Pie Mini Tarts

No need to use your oven for this dessert. If you cannot time Minh tart shells you can always buy one big cookie pie crust and make one big banana cream pie. I purchased the shells at Walmart. Ingredients: 6 egg yolks 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup of flour 2 cups of milk 1 stick…

Chicken Stuffed Eggplant Rolls

Ingredients: 1 eggplant Salt / pepper Sunflower oil for frying ( or any oil you prefer) 1 chicken breast ( I like to use shredded rotisserie meat ) 1/2 cup of mayo 3 table spoons of toasted chopped walnuts 2 garlic cloves Pomegranate (for topping) Feta ( for topping) Cilantro (for topping ) Instructions: Trim…

Open-Faced Breakfast Sandwich

This is mouthwatering good!! Much try! So easy, looks delightful and tastes even better. For this sandwich I used Fred Meyers fresh sliced roast beef. I have not bought better roast beef anywhere elsewhere. I also use arugula in this sandwich. I don’t know about you but I absolutely love arugula in sandwiches. It gives…

Cream Cheese Danish with Lemon Glaze

Quick and easy dessert with very little list of ingredients. Ingredients: 1 package of wewalka puff pastry dough 1 for package of cream cheese 1/2. Cup of sugar 1 egg ( for egg wash ) 1 lemon Squeezed 1 cup of powdered sugar Instructions: Cut puff pastry 4×3. To make 12 squares Use the bottom…

Chili Dip

When ever we have a movie night or a game night with some friends I always make this dip. I always make double the portion because it’s gone fast. It is beyond easy and quick to make. Ingredients: 1 can of chili soup of your choice ( we buy spicy ) 1/2 package of cream…