This recipe is pretty easy but it makes a delightfully balanced dish that pairs well with greens and ham. Serves about six and takes about an hour.
Preferably you will make this dish in a 2 qt. dutch oven but you can do it in a 7″x11″ baking dish.
Here’s what you’ll need:
- 2 C. uncooked macaroni noodles
- 1 1/4 C. Milk
- 1/2 C. Butter
- 2 eggs
- 1/2 Yellow onion (medium, chopped, about 1/2 C.)
- 4 oz. Fontina (shredded)
- 4 oz. Medium Cheddar (shredded)
- 2 T. Green Onion (chopped)
- 2 T. Parsley (chopped)
- 1 T. Salt
- 1 T. Flour
- 1 t. Paprika
- 1 t. Chives (chopped)
- 1/2 t. Fresh ground pepper
This one is very simple. Perfect for a chicken salad with some chow mein noodles or a stir fry.
Alternately you can use it as the dressing for an asian-style coleslaw (see also: coming soon)
What you’ll need:
- 1/4 C. Rice or white wine Vinegar
- 1/3 C. Vegetable Oil
- 2 t. Soy Sauce
- 1 t. Garlic (minced)
- 1 t. Ginger (grated)
A whisk or stick blender
Add the ingredients together and blend until the mixture has emulsified.
A stick blender (or immersion blender) makes this immensely easier. But if all you have is a whisk I would suggest rolling it between your two palms as if you were making snakes out of clay to get the most whisk for your energy.