24/07/09

Wilted salad pesto over pasta and aubergines

I was planning to have a healthy salad for lunch with all the neat products I had picked up at my organic market last Saturday. I was sorely disappointed when I opened my refrigerator to find that all my wild salads had gone totally limp. I was about to toss them out with a sigh when the thought occurred to me that though they were no longer crisp and crunchy their flavor should still be strong. This pungent pesto turned out to be not only surprisingly delicious but also quite economical! I’ll never throw out an old salad again. ... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Sarah Rose à 18:06 - - Commentaires [2] - Permalien [#]
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22/07/09

Pizzettas au Poulet et Pesto sur un lit de Roquette et de Champignon frais...

Preheat your oven to 200°C.Melt 1 big tbs of honey in 2 tbs of lemon juice and 2 of olive oil.Cut 4 chicken breasts into strips and put them in a baking dish. Pour the honey mixture on top and sprinkle with d'herbes de provence before baking for 15min. Cut in 2 2 pre-made flaky pastry shells and shape the halfs into 4 pizzettas. Spread on some pesto.Then add the marinated chicken. Top the pizzettas off with some freash mozzarella (2 ball should be enough but 4 is yummier!).Bake for about 15min or until the dough is golden.Serve on a... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Sarah Rose à 11:00 - - Commentaires [1] - Permalien [#]
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21/07/09

White Aubergines, oh my, oh my!

I just discovered just how good white aubergines are. To die for.A sweet and subtle buttery flavor will slowly win you over as they melt in your mouth. First you have to roast your eggplants. Preheat the oven to 210°C. Then just slice them up into 1,5 cm pieces and place them on a cookie sheet (not too close or else they will steem and not roast). Drizzel some olive oil on top, salt, pepper and snip a few leaves of mint and basil into the pan as well. Bake for about a half an hour. There is no need to turn them over. Cook some... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Sarah Rose à 12:52 - - Commentaires [3] - Permalien [#]
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