Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Cheesecake Factory Shrimp Scampi copycat Recipe

Here is what  we had for dinner Yesterday, a delicious shrimp scampi.  If you are a shrimp lover like my family, you might want to try this recipe.  


1 -2 lb fresh shrimp, cleaned and deveined, and butterflied
1 lb angel hair pasta
1 diced tomato
6 -8 whole garlic cloves
1 shallot, diced
2 pint heavy cream
olive oil
5 -7 leaves fresh basil
  1 cup Parmesan cheese, finely grated
For the Shrimps:

2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese, finely grated
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
Now here is the link with the instructions of the original recipe --->http://www.food.com/recipe/cheesecake-factory-shrimp-scampi-280067/photo 
Bon Apetite!!!

Russian Cake “Mashenka”

I love condensed milk, specially in the cakes.  When I found this recipe on Pinterest, I immediately wanted to try it.  To tell you the truth I never had a cake that has condensed milk in the batter.  It turned out to be one of the yummiest cakes.  It was super easy to make too.  =)


1 can of sweetened condensed milk
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/4 tsp salt
2 eggs
1tsp baking soda
2 tbs vinegar or lemon juice


300 g sour cream
¾ cup sugar
1/3 cup liquor ( I used 2tbs of Rum)

115 g Dark Chocolate, grated
You got all the ingredients now follow this link to get the instructions ---------> http://russianmomcooks.com/tag/condensed-milk/   =)



Sunday, March 9, 2014

Oatmeal Peanut Butter Banana Cookies

Here is another oatmeal cookie my daughter and I made recently.  We got this yummy recipe from ---> http://www.horsesandheels.com/oatmeal-peanut-butter-banana-cookies/ Click <---- there if you would like to see more instructions.


1 large banana
1 stick of butter (softened in microwave)
3/4 cup white sugar
1 cup brown sugar, packed
1 cup creamy peanut butter
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking soda
2 cups of quick oats
1 cup of white flour 

Preheat the oven to 350.
Mix with a mixer all met ingridients
Mix with a spoon all dry ingredients
Combine and mix with a mixer all ingredients
Bake for 10-12 min