Fennel & Apple Soup

Makes about 8 cups INGREDIENTS 1 onion, minced 3 small shallots, minced 3 fennel bulbs, diced 1 apple, peeled, cored and diced 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon fennel seed 1 quart vegetable stock or low-sodium broth ½ teaspoon fresh thyme leaves ½ teaspoon salt Freshly ground black pepper DIRECTIONS 1. Gently sauté the [...]

Classic Waldorf Salad with an Indian Twist

2 golden delicious apples 1 Red Apple 3 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 cup prepared mayonnaise 1 pinch kosher salt Cracked black pepper 3/4 cup toasted walnuts, crushed 1 cup golden raisins 2 teaspoons curry powder 2 stalks celery, thin bias cut 1/3 cup fresh mint, chiffonade 1/2 red onion, julienned Cut apples in half . [...]

T.K.’s Apple Pie

Use your favorite pastry crust recipe. Filling Ingredients: 10-14 apples (half sweet and half tart) ½ cup sugar 1/3 cup lightly packed brown sugar ¼ tsp each of salt, cinnamon and lemon zest 2 tsp lemon juice 1 egg white, whisked 1 Tbl sugar ¼ tsp cinnamon Preheat oven to 425F and place a cookie [...]

Pumpkin Cinnamon Applesauce

Yield: 4 cups of applesauce, 8 servings Recipe Note: Notice in the directions the apples do not need to be peeled. The skin of an apple holds a lot of nutrients, and once the apple is cooked down and pureed, you won’t even notice it’s there! Also, this recipe has No Sugar Added, just natural [...]

Grandma’s Apple Crisp

4 to 5 apples (Granny Smith, Braeburn or Macintosh) peeled and sliced 1 cup light brown sugar 1 cup all purpose flour 1 cup cold butter cut in slices 1 cup oatmeal 1/8 teaspoon each ground ginger, nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves Sprinkle sliced apples with an extra 1/8 cup of flour and 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon. [...]

Mesclun with Apple Vinaigrette

MESCLUN WITH APPLE VINAIGRETTE 2 T champagne vinegar 2 T apple cider vinegar 1 T shallot, peeled and finely diced 1 plump, fresh garlic clove, smashed 3/4 C extra virgin olive oil 6 C mesclun 1 Granny Smith apple, peeled, cored, quartered and very thinly sliced Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper Shaved parmigiano-reggiano, for garnish [...]