Crème Brûlée

I have never in all my years had a Crème Brûlée! Where has this dessert been all my life?

Creme Brulee

Crème Brûlée also known as burnt cream, is a dessert consisting of a rich custard base topped with a layer of hardened caramelized sugar. It is customarily served slightly chilled; the heat from the caramelizing process tends to warm the custard slightly leaving a cool center. Crème Brûlée is traditionally flavored with vanilla, but other flavors can be used. Continue reading “Crème Brûlée”

Potato Crust Spinach Quiche

I know Quiche is cliché , but I don’t care……. Potato Crust Spinach Quiche is hmmm, hmmm, good!

Potato Crust Spinach Quiche

I have always liked quiche, whether for breakfast, brunch or a light dinner. For breakfast or brunch, just add some toast or fresh fruit. For dinner a nice green salad. Continue reading “Potato Crust Spinach Quiche”

Asparagus Toast with Mushroom Gravy

Today is a sad day……we used the last of our asparagus….whah whah whah!!!

Asparagus Toast with Mushroom Gravy 1

Fresh asparagus season only lasts a couple of weeks in new beds like ours. Hopefully when they are fully established we can get as much as 8 weeks. No matter the harvesting time, we enjoy it to the fullest.

For our last bunch, I wanted to make Tim creamed asparagus on toast. It is so yummy!! But alas, it is not the prettiest dish in town……my mission…..if I chose to accept it……. put a pretty face on creamed asparagus on toast.

Mission accepted! Asparagus Toast with Mushroom Gravy! Continue reading “Asparagus Toast with Mushroom Gravy”