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Cream of Broccoli Soup

Cream of Broccoli Soup

With fall in the air, a bowl of cream of broccoli soup brings a little warmth on a brisk day and liven you up with its green color and taste of creaminess. Broccoli is an easy vegetable to prepare in a variety side dishes, soups, 

Hard Boil Eggs

Hard Boil Eggs

You can think of eggs as a type of superfood food that contains the right amount of everything your body needs. Eggs are a great source of vitamins, antioxidants, essential amino acids and other nutrients; especially when you eat the whole egg. All of these 

Potatoes Au Gratin

Potatoes Au Gratin

Recipe By: N. Jay Sorensen, RD

Serving Size: 12 Preparation Time: 0:30

Categories: Rice, Potatoes and Beans

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2 ¼    pounds Idaho potatoes — peeled and sliced 1/8″ thick

1    pint whole milk

1    pint heavy cream

½    teaspoon salt

¼    teaspoon pepper

pinch nutmeg

6    ounces Gruyere cheese — grated

4    ounces Parmesan cheese — grated

4    ounces bread crumbs

3    ounces unsalted butter

In a large sauce pan, add the potatoes to the milk and bring to a boil. Simmer until the potatoes are par cooked. Meanwhile, in a separate sauce pan, heat the heavy cream just to a boil. Add the hot cream to the potato mixture. Season potatoes with salt, pepper, and nutmeg to taste. Butter a large casserole dish. Layer the potatoes, with the sauce, alternating the layers with the grated cheeses. Finish the top layer with the remaining cheese, bread crumbs, and dot remaining butter on top. Bake the gratin at 300 to 350°F, loosely covered, until the potatoes are cooked, about 30 to 45 minutes. Remove the cover and bake until the cheese is browned and a crust has formed.

Whipped Horseradish

Whipped Horseradish

Recipe By: N. Jay Sorensen, RD Serving Size: 14 Preparation Time: 0:15 Categories: Sauces, Stocks and Accompaniments —————————————————- 1    pint heavy cream ½    teaspoon salt ¼    teaspoon white pepper 2    dashes Tabasco sauce 1    teaspoon Gray Poupon Mustard 6    ounces prepared horseradish Chill medium size bowl. Whip heavy cream in bowl 

Prime Rib Roast

Prime Rib Roast

Recipe By: N. Jay Sorensen, RD Serving Size: 15 Preparation Time: 0:15 Categories: Meats —————————————————- 7    pounds bone-in beef rib roast — external cap of fat removed 3    tablespoons seasoning salt — to taste 2    pounds rock salt — to cover Before cooking the prime rib, bring the 

Wild Rice with Mushrooms

Wild Rice with Mushrooms

Recipe By: N. Jay Sorensen, RD

Serving Size: 12 Preparation Time: 40:00

Categories: Rice, Potatoes and Beans

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4    tablespoons butter

½    cup onion — chopped fine

¼    cup celery — chopped fine

8    ounces Chanterelle mushrooms — 1/4″ thick

2    cups wild rice

4    cups chicken broth

¼    teaspoon salt — to taste

1    tablespoon parsley — chopped fine

Add the butter to a medium size sauce pan and melt. When butter is bubbling, add onions, celery, mushrooms, and sauté until onions are translucent. Add rice and combine. Add chicken broth, salt, and bring to a boil. Cover and simmer for 25 – 30 minutes or until rice is done. Garnish with chopped parsley and serve.

Cranberry Compote

Cranberry Compote

Recipe By: N. Jay Sorensen, RD Serving Size: 12 Preparation Time: 0:20 Categories: Fruits —————————————————- 4    cups cranberries — fresh 1    cup water ½    cup orange juice — freshly squeezed 1    cup sugar 1    tablespoon ginger — finely grated 1    tablespoon shallot — finely chopped 1    tablespoon light molasses salt — to 

Sweet Potatoes with Caramelized Apples

Sweet Potatoes with Caramelized Apples

Recipe By: N. Jay Sorensen, RD Serving Size: 12 Preparation Time: 0:30 Categories: Rice, Potatoes and Beans —————————————————- 4    pounds sweet potatoes 1    teaspoon salt 3     each Granny Smith apples — peeled & cored 1    tablespoon lemon juice — fresh 9    tablespoons unsalted butter 6    tablespoons dark brown sugar — 

Turkey Pan Gravy

Turkey Pan Gravy

Recipe By: N. Jay Sorensen, RD

Serving Size: 12 Preparation Time: 0:15

Categories: Sauces, Stocks & Accompaniments

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4    tablespoons butter

4    tablespoons flour

4    cups turkey stock

½     cup pan drippings

salt and pepper — to taste

In a large sauté pan, melt butter, add flour and mix well with a kitchen spoon. Let mixture cook slowly for approximately 5 minutes, mix continuously so it doesn’t burn. Stirring continuously, add turkey stock and pan drippings until thicken and smooth in texture. Season to taste. Serve warm.

Sausage Bread Stuffing

Sausage Bread Stuffing

Recipe By: N. Jay Sorensen, RD Serving Size: 24 Preparation Time: 0:20 Categories: Sauces, Stocks & Accompaniments —————————————————- 1    pound Italian sausage — hot 8    tablespoons butter 2    each onion — coarsely chopped 2    each celery ribs — coarsely chopped 1    tablespoon sage 1    tablespoon thyme 2    teaspoons salt 1    teaspoon white pepper