– serves 6-8
2 cups sharp cheddar cheese, grated
¼ cup butter
1 cup light cream
¼ teaspoon pepper
2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
12 eggs, slightly beaten
Spread the cheese in a 9X13 baking dish. Dot with butter. Combine the cream, salt, pepper and mustard. Pour half of this mixture over the cheese. Pour the beaten eggs in the baking dish. Add the remaining cream mixture. Bake at 325 degrees for 40 minutes until set.
LEMON-COTTAGE CHEESE PANCAKES
– makes 10-12 pancakes
¾ cup flour
½ teaspoon nutmeg, grated
1 cup small curd cottage cheese
1 tablespoon sugar
1 teaspoon baking powder
2/3 cup of milk
Zest and juice of 1 lemon
In a large bowl combine flour, nutmeg, cheese, sugar, baking powder, eggs, milk, lemon zest and juice. Pour 1/3 cup of batter onto a hot griddle. Turn pancakes once. Serve sprinkled with confectioners sugar and maple syrup.
spicy sausage and potatoes
1 1/2 pounds (about 6 links) mild sausage cut into 1" pieces and marinated overnight in 1/2 cup Chianti wine.
10 small new red potatoes, quartered
1/2 teaspoon pepper and thyme
1 clove garlic, minced
1 red onion, sliced 1/8" thick (about 1 cup)
1 green bell pepper, cut into 1 "pieces
1/4 cup chopper fresh parsley.
Screambled eggs, sliced tomatoes, and wheat scones or combread. In a large skillet, combine the sausage, potatoes, pepper, thyme, and garlic. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally until the potatoes ar browned (10-12minutes). Stir in the onion, green pepper and parsley. Contiune cooking uncovered until the vegetable are crisply tender(4-5minutes).
cottage Cheese Delights
1 cup milk
1 cup all-purpose flour
2 cups low-fat cottage cheese
1/2 cup better, melted
1 pound Monterey Jack cheese, grated Bread crumbs
fruit conserve or fresh fruit of your choice.
Preheat the oven to 350 0F. blend the milk, flour, cottage cheese,eggs and butter. Grease an 8 x 8" or 9 x 9" pan and sprinkle with the grated cheese.
Pour the milk mixture over and dust with crumbs. Bake 45 minutes. Cut into squares and top with the sour cream and fruit conserve or fresh fruit.