Shrimp Curry

Shrimp Curry 1.In a skillet, add the fennel seeds, cumin and coriander. 2.Place the skillet over medium heat and roast the seeds until fragrant. Add the bay leaf and stir for few seconds. Do not over roast the spices. 3.Add the oil to the spices and stir for 1 minute or so. Add the garlic,…

Puff Pastry Rolls

Puff Pastry Rolls 1.Fit the middle rack in the oven. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 2.Defrost the puff pastry for 30 minutes. 3.On a lightly floured surface roll the pastry to 12 by 12 square. Spread the dough with pizza sauce. Slice the mortadella and distribute on the sauce. Sprinkle the olives, cheese, basil, and…

Grilled Tomatoes Soup

Grilled Tomatoes Soup 1.Fit the middle rack in the oven. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 2.Line an oven pan with aluminum foil. 3.Cut the tomatoes into big chunks. Put in the pan. Cut the bell pepper, chilies and scallions as well. Put in the pan. Separate the garlic cloves and put in the pan. Do…

Pizza Roll

Pizza Roll 1.The dough: In a mixer bowl, put 1½ cups of the flour. Add the yeast, sugar and salt. Fit the dough hook. Turn the mixer on low speed for few seconds. Add the egg, oil and milk. Beat on low speed until the dough form. Add the rest of the flour if the…

Yogurt Cake

1.Fit the middle rack in the oven. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 2.Grease and flour a 12 cups tube pan. 3.Sift the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. 4.In a stand mixer bowl, put the sugar and eggs. Fit the balloon whisk and beat on medium speed for 3 minuets until mixture is fluffy…

Fried Kunafa Fingers

Fried Kunafa Fingers 1.The Cream: In a medium saucepan combine milk, flour, cornstarch, sugar, flower water. Stir with hand whisk until sugar dissolves. 2.Put pan over medium heat and stir with wooden spoon until milk boils and thickens. 3.Transfer cream to a shallow dish. Cover with cling film and let cool completely. 4.Have a medium…

Fried Mushrooms

Fried Mushrooms 1.Gently wipe the mushrooms with a paper towel. 2.In a bowl, put the flour, cornstarch, baking powder, salt, turmeric and black pepper. Add the water gradually while beating until a thick batter forms. Beat for 1-2 minutes until the batter is very smooth. 3.In a deep-frying pan, put about 2 inches of corn…

Chocolate Waffle

Chocolate Waffle 1.Spray waffle iron with oil and preheat waffle iron to desired temperature. 2. In a large bowl, mix together flour, chocolate chips, sugar, baking powder, salt and cinnamon; set aside. 3.In a separate bowl, beat the milk, butter, eggs and vanilla. Pour the milk mixture into the flour mixture; beat until blended. 4.Ladle…

Chocolate Tart

Chocolate Tart 1.Fit the middle rack in the oven. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 2.Bring a 9” removable bottom tart pan. 3.The crust: in a bowl, mix the biscuit, cacao powder, sugar, butter and cinnamon. Mix with your fingertips until moist crumbs form. Press crumb mixture firmly over bottom and topsides of the pan. Bake…

Orange Cake

http://www.manalalalemrecipes.com/recipe/mini-cheesecake-tarts/Orange Cake 1. Fit the middle rack in the oven. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 24 cupcakes. 2.On a piece of parchment paper or in a bowl, sift the flour, baking powder and salt. 3.In a stand mixer bowl, put the sugar, eggs and vanilla extract. Fit the balloon whisk and beat…