Monthly Archives: May 2016

Smashed Pavlova With Blackberries And Roasted Raspberry Jam. Listening To 17 Pygmies.

Oh Pavlova, you never let me down. Served with a delectable roasted jam and juicy berries, the classic meringue with cream is as delicious as it is beautiful. Smashed Pavlova With Blackberries And Roasted Raspberry Jam Ingredients: 225ml egg whites … Continue reading

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Bonfire Bangers And Beans. New Music From The Jacques.

Bonfire Bangers And Beans don’t need a Bonfire Night to be a welcome meal. This is a delicious meal any day of the year. Sautéed sausages finish their cooking in the oven with a vegetable-bean mixture flavored with herbs and … Continue reading

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Caper Shrimp Phyllo Tarts. New Music From The United Skies.

This time of year seems to teem with party and entertaining opportunities. These Caper Shrimp Phyllo Tarts are so easy, and yet so elegant, you’ll want to serve them at your next gathering. Caper Shrimp Phyllo Tarts Ingredients: 3/4 cup … Continue reading

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Short And Sweet. Popcorn Fluff Bars.

The size of that cat! Imagine your favorite Krispie Treats have lost the Rice Krispies and gained popcorn instead. That would be these amazing Popcorn Fluff Bars. They are salty, sweet, crunchy and just a little bit gooey. Popcorn Fluff … Continue reading

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Korean Style Beef Wrapped In Lettuce Leaves. New Music From Graveyard Lovers.

Korean Style Beef. Yummmmmm. A garlic-ginger based marinade makes the beef very tender and super delicious. The cool lettuce leaves are the perfect contrast. Korean Style Beef Wrapped In Lettuce Leaves Ingredients: 3 to 4 pounds short ribs 1/2 cup … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon With Caper Cream Cheese. My First Musical Memory.

The latest Contrast Podcast episode is out! The theme is My First Musical Memory and you can listen here. Scroll down to listen to my song while you take in this wonderful recipe. The classic combination of smoked salmon, capers … Continue reading

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Frozen Mud Pie. New Music From The fin.

There’s a bunch of information out there on the origins of mud pie. I’m just interested in eating it. Frozen Mud Pie mixes layers of ice cream and chocolate syrup in a chocolate cookie crust. Top with some whipped cream … Continue reading

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Bacon-Queso Burger. New Music From This Party.

This Bacon-Quest Burger is a monster of a burger. I loved every single, over the top, calorie laden bite. The seasoned patties, cool lettuce, crisp bacon, crunchy corn chips and warm cheese sauce are magic together. I got the recipe … Continue reading

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Ground Beef Chow Mein. New Music From Penny For The Workhouse.

This easy, Asian flavored dish is fun and delicious. The contrast of teriyaki beef with tender vegetables gets a fantastic crunchy contrast from the water chestnuts, coleslaw and chow mein noodles. Ground Beef Chow Mein Ingredients: 1 lb lean ground … Continue reading

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Short And Sweet. Easiest Cheesecake Ever.

This toffee studded, no bake cheesecake really lives up to the ‘Easiest’ claim. It comes together in 5 minutes so all you have to do is wait a few hours for it to chill. Easiest Cheesecake Ever Ingredients: 3 ounces … Continue reading

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