Homemade Fresh Mozzarella Cheese

Posted by Manville Chan Making your own cheese at home doesn’t have to be terribly difficult. It does take a little patience though.  But, you will have a nice finished product that you can add to a variety of dishes. I’d suggest only keeping this homemade version in the refrigerator for up to 10 days….

Raspberry Champagne Cocktail

Posted by Jeff Parsons What to do with leftover raspberries? I infused too many raspberries with Irish creme for a dessert at a dinner party Saturday night. So, I had more than a handful of berries left over. Instead of tossing them (NEVER do that) or munching on them a few at a time, I…

Delicious Ox Tail Stew

Posted by Manville Chan Stews are a great way to bring out flavor in meat and mix plenty of other great flavors into the pot. This one is a relatively easy ox tail stew. It’s delicious and worth a try.  FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK   //  JOIN EATWITH DINNERS IN AUSTIN, TX First, here is…

Bailey’s Irish Cream Chocolate Mousse

Posted by Jeff Parsons This is a creamy chocolate mousse that is sure to please. You can make full servings for just a few people or tasting servings for a large number of people.  FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK   //  JOIN EATWITH DINNERS IN AUSTIN, TX Here’s what you will need. (About 8 full servings or…

Deconstructed Shepherd’s Pie

Posted by Manville Chan Sometimes a shepherd’s pie can be too hearty and too bulky for a dinner party. But if you breakdown the components and create a bite site tasting menu it may be just the right thing for a dinner party of 10 or 20 people.  FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK   //  JOIN…

Golden Beet & Artichoke Pesto Flatbread

Posted by Manville Chan It’s easy and very light. This flatbread would be perfect for a light lunch or a compliment to an evening salad. The crust is super thin. With this super thin crust you don’t have to worry about eating too much “bread” which is often the problem with some flatbreads and certainly…

Chicken Skewers with Zucchini Ribbon and Cherry Tomatoes

Posted by Manville Chan Whether you need something to dress up the picnic or just a quick addition to the dinner with friends, this delicious h’ordeuvre may be a hit for you. It is easy to make and it can be served at room temperature. It was such a hit at a recent dinner party…