Recipe Of The Month: Tiramisu Italiano

Recipe of the Month: Tiramisu Italiano

With Italian routes and Valentine’s Day coming up, we couldn’t think of a better dish for you to make for your sweetheart than Tiramisu.  There are, literally, as many recipes for Tiramisu as there are Italian cooks. Many of them are excellent. This one is reasonably authentic, reasonably simple – and superb.   Ingredients 7 […]

Healthy On-The-Go

Healthy On-The-Go

We know that keeping resolutions intact can be hard when traveling or working each day, however, for the on-the-go individual, below are a few healthy snacks with less than 100 calories. Enjoy! 1/4 cup hummus, 3 carrot sticks (80 calories) 1 Laughing Cow Light Swiss Original wedge, 3 pieces Kavli Crispy Thin (85 calories) 1 […]

Steamed Ginger Salmon and Warm Citrus Sauce

From myTable: Steamed Gingered Salmon with Warm Citrus Sauce

In the theme of making better choices in 2013, our recipe of the month is a light, healthy and savory dish. For more recipes, please visit our Pinterest board at www.pinterest.com/granitetrans.   Ingredients: vegetable oil for cooking 2 tablespoons [30 ml] peeled fresh ginger root, finely julienned 1/2 cup [125 ml] sliced scallions or green […]

Sweet Treats to Enjoy this Holiday Season

Sweet Treats to Enjoy this Holiday Season

These holiday treats are sure to impress your guests and leave their sweet tooth satisfied.  From homemade cinnamon rolls for Christmas morning to fancy snowflake shortbread cookies perfect for any holiday party, these recipes will make your holidays extra sweet. Rudolph’s Christmas Sugar Cookies– These reindeer sugar cookies are a fun and tasty holiday treat. […]

Recipe of the Month: Apple Pie

Recipe of the Month

2 cups [500 ml] all-purpose flour ¾ teaspoon [4 ml] salt 1 cup [250 ml] vegetable shortening, room temperature 1 egg 2 tablespoons [30 ml] very cold water 1 tablespoon [15 ml] distilled white vinegar 5 apples, peeled, cored and thickly sliced ¾ cup [200 ml] finely granulated sugar 2 tablespoons [30 ml] all-purpose flour […]

Classic Sweet Potato Casserole

So You Have The Turkey, Now What?

Whether you’re planning a Thanksgiving feast for the whole family or a quiet holiday dinner spent at home, picking the perfect sides can be a challenge. Southern Living shares 60 Spectacular Thanksgiving Side Dishes to complete your Thanksgiving feast this season. From classics like sweet potato casserole to not so traditional sides like wild rice […]

Recipe of the Month: Tikvenik, A Pumpkin-Filled Phyllo

Granite Transformations’ Recipe of the Month

Each month, Granite Transformations’ newsletter features a recipe from its “My Table” cookbook, a collection of delicious recipes from around the world.  This month we showcase our recipe for Tikvenik, a pumpkin-filled phyllo, the perfect addition to any Thanksgiving meal.  Misplaced a past recipe from our newsletter? Check out our Pinterest page (www.pinterest.com/granitetrans). We continuously […]

Burger

Best Burgers for Football Season

Bacon double cheese stuffed burgers – This bacon cheeseburger has the bacon and cheese stuffed inside the patty. A little surprise for a great tasting burger! Southwest Turkey Burgers – Add a little kick with these absolutely tasty Southwest style burgers! The BLT Burger – This ultimate burger gets its amazing flavor from smoky bacon, […]

Recipe of the Month: Thyme Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Granite Transformations’ Recipe of the Month

  Ingredients 4 medium sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2“ [1.25 cm] thick rounds 3 tablespoons [45 ml] olive oil 5 large garlic cloves, pressed or minced 1/3 cup [80 ml] fresh thyme leaves (plus sprigs for garnish) 1 teaspoon [5 ml] kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon [3 ml] hot red pepper flakes Preheat the […]

Recipe of the Month: Thyme Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Granite Transformations’ Recipe of the Month

Each month, Granite Transformations’ newsletter features a recipe from its “My Table” cookbook, a collection of delicious recipes from around the world.  This month we showcase our recipe for Polpette alla Villa Di Fiuseppe.  A crowd pleaser, this savory meatball dish is accompanied by glazed onions and a sauce that is sure to make mouths […]