Delicious, spring side dish: Strawberries, Peaches, and Basil with Orange Vinaigrette Ingredients Add to Shopping List 1 cup fresh orange juice 1 1/2 tablespoons sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons champagne vinegar or white wine vinegar 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil Dash of salt 1 1/2 cups fresh blueberries 1 pound fresh strawberries, halved 1 large ripe peach or nectarine, cut into 16 wedges 1/4 cup small fresh basil leaves
Cauliflower and Parmesan Crisps: INGREDIENTS: *1 cup cauliflower (grated) *1 cup parmesan (grated) *1/2 teaspoon garlic *1 tsp basil *1 tsp parsley *1/2 tsp black pepper >DIRECTIONS:1) Grate cauliflower. 2)Add parmesan 3)Add parsley, basil, garlic, and pepper 4)Take a small handful of the mixture and place it on a lined baking tray and bake for 5 minutes. 5)After 5 minutes turn them over and place back in the oven for a further 5 minutes.
Cajun Tomato Gravy with Eggs 4 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 rib celery, diced 1/2 large onion, diced 1/2 green bell pepper, diced Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper One 14.5-ounce can whole tomatoes, crushed by hand 1/4 cup fresh parsley leaves, chopped 2 teaspoons Louisiana-style hot sauce 4 scallions, white and green parts, sliced (reserve the sliced green parts for garnish) 8 large eggs Hot cooked rice, for serving
The Joker Serves 1 3 oz. grape Jolly Rancher-infused vodka (see below) ¼ oz. lime juice Seltzer To make the infused vodka: Unwrap 10–12 purple Jolly Ranchers and put them in a sealable jar or bottle. Add 1½ cups of vodka, seal, shake, and let sit overnight or until candy fully dissolves when you shake the bottle. Chill until ready to use.
Best summer drink - Tequila Sangria INGREDIENTS 2 to 3 pineapple slices 2 to 3 orange slices 2 to 3 blackberries 2 to 3 lime wedges 2 ounce or 1/4 cup tequila 1 ounce or 2 tablespoons elderflower-flavored liqueur* 1 ounce or 2 tablespoons simple syrup* 2 ounces or 1/4 cup pineapple juice Splash orange juice Ice, as needed Red wine, as needed (recommended: rioja)