Karl’s Peanut Butter Balls

“After Warhol: Double Mona Lisa (Peanut Butter and Jelly)” by Vik Munizphoto from the High Museum of Art This image is from Brazilian contemporary artist, Vik Muniz. Muniz works with unconventional materials to produce imitative drawings and surreal photographs. Ingredients:2/3 c. chunky peanut butter1/3 c. Honey1 c. Instant nonfat dry milk Directions:Blend peanut butter…

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Karna’s Swedish Meatballs

“Jag älskar dig!” means “I Love You!” in SwedishIllustration by Karna Holub Meatballs 1 medium onion finely chopped 1 pound ground beef 1 pound ground pork 2 eggs ½ cup Panko breadcrumbs* ½ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon black pepper ¼ teaspoon allspice 2 tablespoons butter 1 tablespoon olive oil Gravy…

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Lisa’s Mac & Cheese

Still Life with Cheese by Floris Claesz. van Dijckas seen on Tiquets Blog Ingredients: One pound elbow macaroni, cooked, rinsed with cool water and drained well 1 quart (4 cups) whole milk1 tbsp coarse ground mustard1 clove garlic, minced6 Tablespoons butter1/2 cup flour1 tbsp salt12 ounces (4 cups) grated Monterey…

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Alex’s Æbleskiver (Danish Pancakes)

Rhododendron in Tuxen’s Garden by Laurits Tuxen from Google Arts & Culture “I was lucky to grow up with strong Danish traditions in my family, including these festive, round pancake balls called æbleskiver. As a kid, I would eat about as many as there are rhododendron in Tuxen’s garden! The warmth and tenderness of…

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Alex’s Whole Wheat & Rye Bread

Bread and Fruit Dish on Table by Pablo Picassofrom pablopicasso.org 1.5 cups of water1 tsp of instant yeast1 cup of whole wheat flour + ½ cup of white bread flour1 cup of rye flour + 1 cup of white bread flour1.5 tsp salt Dust yeast over the water in a…

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Judy’s Blackberry Breakfast Bars

Blackberry Gathering by Elizabeth Forbesas seen on Google Arts & Culture FILLING:2 C. Blackberries, defrosted if frozen2 T. Sugar2 T. WaterZest and juice from ½ lemon1 tsp Cinnamon BARS:1 C. whole-wheat flour1 C. Rolled Oats½ C. packed light brown sugar1 tsp. Cinnamon, plus more for dusting¼ tsp. baking soda8 T.…

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Lindsey’s Banh Mi Noodles

Blue Night Life by Trần LươngImage from the Hanoi Grapevine Ingredients: 1 bundle udon noodles (most brands have 3 bundles per package)2 medium carrots1 medium daikon radishfresh basil, coarsely chopped (I do not recommend dried basil for thisrecipe)1 Tbsp minced ginger (fresh or from a jar)1 clove fresh garlic, grated1…

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Sara’s Butternut Squash Risotto

2 Tbsp olive oil1/2 cup shallots 2 cloves garlic, minced1 Tbsp chopped sage1 cup Arborio rice1/2 cup dry white wine3 cups vegetable broth2 cups Butternut Squash, diced (frozen is so easy!)1/2 tsp salt1/4 tsp pepper1/3 cup Parmesan cheese, grated (I use Follow Your Heart alternative) DIRECTIONS: Using saute mode on…

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