Chocolate Cranberry Biscotti - twice baked crunchy chocolate Italian biscuits studded with dried cranberry for dipping in coffee, latte, cappuccino, etc.
Desserts

Chocolate Cranberry Biscotti – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

I love making Biscotti because they are almost impossible to mess up. You bake them until they are crunchy and then bake them again. And then you get a nice warm beverage of choice, dunk them in and devour ....   I made these Chocolate Cranberry Biscotti as part of our Crazy Ingredient Challenge. The… Continue reading Chocolate Cranberry Biscotti – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

Mushroom and Goat Cheese Ravioli
Appetizers, Cheese and Eggs, Main Courses - meatless, Pasta

Easy and Delicious Mushroom and Goat Cheese Ravioli

I was thrilled with the winning ingredients for this month's Crazy Ingredient Challenge: mushrooms and goat cheese. The CIC is a blogging version of Chopped where we are assigned ingredients to make a dish and blog about it.  But in our version, no one gets chopped. We all get lots of ideas to make with the… Continue reading Easy and Delicious Mushroom and Goat Cheese Ravioli

Reduced Fat Beef Meatballs
Beef, Main Courses - meat, Pork

Amazingly Flavorful Low Fat Meatballs

If I were considerably younger I might consider calling these "Amaze-balls", but I am far too old to be able to say that and not sound foolish. But, these meatballs are amazingly moist and flavorful and adaptable to a variety of cuisines. And they happen to be lower in fat. The recipe is based on… Continue reading Amazingly Flavorful Low Fat Meatballs