Don’t buy frozen seafood if the packages are open, torn or crushed on the edges.
Green peppers may be frozen without blanching in an airtight container for later use.
These Spinach & Cheese Swirls look so good, your friends will think you’re hiding the caterer! Visit www.puffpastry.com or www.holidaykitchen.tv for more delicious video recipes. Ingredients: 1/2 of a 17.3-ounce package Pepperidge Farm® Puff Pastry Sheets (1 sheet), thawed 1 egg 1 tbsp water 1/2 cup muenster cheese or monterey jack cheese, shredded 1/4 cup parmesan cheese, grated 1 green onion, chopped (about 2 tbsp) 1/8 tsp garlic powder 1 package (about 10 oz) frozen chopped spinach, thawed and well drained flour for rolling Thaw Time: 40 minutes Prep Time: 20 minutes Bake Time: 15 minutes Cool Time: 10 minutes Makes: 20 pieces Instructions: 1. Take out a package of Pepperidge Farm® Puff Pastry Sheets and remove one from the box. Let it thaw on the counter for 40 minutes – or overnight in the fridge. Return the second to the freezer. 2. Preheat the oven to 400°F. 3. Make an egg wash for the pastry by beating an egg with one tablespoon of water in a small bowl with a fork or whisk. 4. Mix the muenster or monterey jack cheese together with the parmesan cheese, green onion, and garlic powder. 5. Lightly flour your surface and unfold one pastry sheet. Brush the pastry sheet with the egg mixture and top it with the cheese mixture, followed by a layer of the chopped spinach. 6. Starting with a short side, roll the pastry up like a jelly roll. Cut the roll into 20 (1/2) slices. 7. Place the slices, cut-side down, onto baking sheets and brush with the egg mixture. 8. Bake for …
In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make an Edible Cheese Tray with Four Cheeses. This tray is made of puff pastry that has been seasoned with herbs and spices. This is a delightful way to serve fancy cheeses at a dinner party! Ingredients: 1 egg 2 teaspoons water 1 sheet puff pastry dough from a 17.3-oz. package, thawed 1 teaspoon seasoned black pepper, to taste (or seasoning of your choice) sprigs of rosemary and parsley (or any fresh or dried herbs that you like) about 4 varied types of cheese, presented in an interesting configuration (I used packaged pimiento cheese, muenster cheese, mozzarella medallions, and Dutch cheese with cumin seed.) In a small bowl, place 1 egg and 2 teaspoons water and beat well. Set aside. Unfold the thawed sheet of puff pastry and place it in an ungreased shallow baking pan. Brush the top side with egg mixture. Cut 4 (1/2-inch-wide) strips from the pastry, cutting parallel to the seam of the pastry. (I cut 2 from each side for symmetry.) Remove the 4 strips and place them along the edge of the puff pastry, trimming ends. With a fork, prick the bottom of the pastry, allowing steam to escape as the pastry cooks. Sprinkle the bottom of the pastry with 1 teaspoon seasoned black pepper or other seasoning of your choice. Gently press fresh rosemary and parsley sprigs into the bottom to make an artistic design. Bake for 6 minutes at 400 degrees F. Prick bottom of pastry again, to let any air escape from underneath the pastry while baking …
Blueberries are sweet and delicious at any time of day, any time of
year. And regardless of their form – fresh, frozen, canned, dried or
Green peppers may be frozen without blanching in an airtight container for later use in hot dishes or casseroles.
Dry fruits and nuts can be frozen, but they lose their characteristic texture
To enjoy on a hot summer day, pop your grapes in the freezer. They are delicious frozen.
When using frozen juice the instructions will always say, add three cans of water. but you can add up to four cans of water and still have a great tasting juice.
A quick way to separate frozen vegetables is to pour boiling water over them through a colander and then add them to your casserole or pot to finish cooking easier.