Recipes

Ginger Blueberry Mini Galettes

Posted on July 05, 2016 by Anne Milneck | 0 comments

A galette is a free-form pie of sorts that's perfectly suited for those of us (Anne) who aren't proficient when it comes to pastry. These little fruit-filled, ginger studded desserts come together quickly and are proven crowd pleasers. The little bits of ginger deliver a spicy-sweet surprise with each bite.

Ingredients:

1 pie crust

1 pint fresh or frozen blueberries

1 Tbl Crystallized Ginger

1/3 cup granulated sugar

1 Tbl all-purpose flour

pinch salt

1 egg, beaten with a little water

Ginger Sugar

Directions:

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees. Using a rolling pin, roll the pie crust into a circle approximately 12 inches in diameter. Cut the circle into four pieces and place the pieces on a parchment-lined baking sheet evenly spaced apart. In a bowl, combine the blueberries, Crystallized Ginger, granulated sugar, flour and salt. Divide the mixture among the four pieces of pie dough, placing the mixture in the center. Gather the edges of the pie dough and fold over the blueberry mixture. Brush the edges of the dough with the egg wash and sprinkle with the Ginger Sugar. Bake until the pastry is golden brown and the blueberry filling is bubbling, about 20-30 minutes. If the pastry begins to brown too much during the baking process, lower 

 

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Honeycrisp Apple Sangria

Posted on October 30, 2014 by Lori Zachary | 0 comments

Our resident mixologist has been at it again. Lori crated this refreshing libation that's spiced with ginger and cloves--the perfect accent to the apples.  and apple. This one speaks to the flavors of fall. In lieu of the obligatory bottle of wine, bring this as a hostess gift...a warm, welcoming thank you.

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Posted in Brandy, Chardonnay, Cinnamon, Cloves, Ginger, Sangria

Soft and Sugary Ginger Cookies

Posted on November 03, 2013 by Anne Milneck | 0 comments

This recipe is from our friend and blogger Theresa over at Outlander Kitchen. Here's how she describes these goodies: "soft cake-like cookies spiced with ginger and cinnamon and studded with little bursts of salt."  Um…yes, please.

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Posted in Ginger, Ginger Biscuits, Ginger Cookies