A joyous carnival - The Hindu

A joyous carnival - The Hindu

12/16 06:49 Anonymous 0

But all this has changed with the inaugural Khirkee Festival that has transformed the dusty lane into a newly-wed bride whose appearance has been brightened by colourful confetti and fairy lights.“As all good conversations start with food, I wanted to look how people can create multiple recipes using this wheel.

No Picture

Healthy gift ideas for the holidays | Columns

12/16 06:38 Anonymous 0

Some of these ideas allow for you to be creative while others can be selected, wrapped and ready to give.Olive Oil - This may already be in your pantry, but splurging on high-quality oil can be something that people don’t typically splurge on.

No Picture

Is a Low-Sugar Diet Good for Diabetics?

12/16 06:38 Anonymous 0

If you have diabetes and are wondering if cutting back on sugar intake is a good idea, the immediate answer is: Yes!The American Diabetes Association does not recommend a low-carb diet for those living with type 2 diabetes, but it does recommend reducing added sugars in your diet.

Traditions of Hanukkah

Traditions of Hanukkah

12/16 06:20 Anonymous 0

During Hanukkah, also known as Chanukah, families gather for an eight-day celebration, or “Festival of Lights,” to commemorate the rededication of the Second Temple of Jerusalem, over 2,000 years ago.In order to rededicate the temple, the Maccabees had to light a menorah that would burn within the temple at all times.

Gingerbread men cookies are like little gifts | Local News

Gingerbread men cookies are like little gifts | Local News

12/16 06:05 Anonymous 0

I started out making Christmas cookies years ago with a traditional sugar cookie recipe and then decorating them with various colors of frosting and other embellishments such as sprinkles and silver BBs.Then, seven years ago, I wrote a story about Cheryl Smeed, of Davenport, who made various Christmas goodies, including gingerbread men.

Herb-Crusted Salmon with Roasted Lemons

Herb-Crusted Salmon with Roasted Lemons

12/16 05:35 Anonymous 0

Buy PhotoHerb-crusted salmon with roasted lemons is a festive entree.Herb-Crusted Salmon with Roasted LemonsRecipe tested by Jan UebelherrMakes 6 servings¼ cup panko (Japanese breadcrumbs)¼ cup chopped flat-leaf parsley1 tablespoon chopped fresh dill, chives or tarragon1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon olive oil (divided)1 salmon fillet (3 pounds)¼ cup Dijon mustardCoarse saltFreshly ground black pepper2 to 3 lemons, quartered, seeds removedPreheat oven to 475 degrees.

No Picture

Recipe: Chocolate-Marshmallow Pillows |

12/16 05:32 Anonymous 0

Joan says this is the closest she can come to replicating a chocolate cookie recipe that her mom used to make when she was a kid.In a large bowl, stir cookie mix, oil, water, egg and pecans until soft dough forms.

Peppermint Chocolate Torte Recipe | The Chew

Peppermint Chocolate Torte Recipe | The Chew

12/16 05:32 Anonymous 0

Ingredients
step-by-step directions




Ingredients

Peppermint Chocolate Torte:

1 1/2 cups mint cream chocolate cookies (crushed)
1/4 cup butter (melted)
1 gallon pink peppermint ice cream (softened, divided)

Chocolate Fudge Sauce:

6 tablespoons unsalted butter
1 cup half and half
1/2 cup dark brown sugar (packed)
1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt
4 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips
4 ounces bittersweet chocolate chips
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Topping:

2 cups heavy cream
2 tablespoons confectioners' sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 recipe chocolate fudge sauce (recipe above)
1/2 cup peppermint candies (crushed)





Directions

For the Peppermint Chocolate Torte: Preheat the oven to 350ºF.For the Chocolate Fudge Sauce: In a medium sauce pan over medium heat, stir together the butter, half and half, brown sugar, and salt.