Renee

1,250 Added | 20 Magazines | 52 Likes | 59 Following | 249 Followers | @HomeMadeZagat | Renz focuses on the many diverse food of the Caribbean and loves sharing them with the world.  Caribbean Food Blogger - www.HomeMadeZagat.com

Vegan Nigerian Doughnuts (Jam Filled Donuts)

In a bowl, combine the flour, sugar, yeast, freshly grated nutmeg and salt. Set aside.<p>Warm the milk till it is about 110°F (just a little above body …

Baking

Easy No-Knead Sourdough Bread

A lot of people are intimidated by baking their own bread at home, let alone sourdough bread. It seems to be portrayed as this difficult task that …

Baking

Kung Pao Brussel Sprouts | Hunger|Thirst|Play

Okay, so brussel sprouts may look like little baby cabbages. Turn off or turn on? Word on the street is that <i>some</i> people aren’t big fans. But have you …

Food & Dining

Strawberry Shortcake Cake

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease 4 8-inch round cake pan. Dust with flour and tap out any excess.<p>In a large bowl, add in the cake mix, water, oil, …

Dessert

The Best Loaded and Smokin' BBQ Beans

<i>Thank you to Le Creuset for sponsoring this post. All opinions are all my own.</i> <i><br>When I think of BBQ’s and cookouts, one of the must have side dishes</i> …

BBQ

Healthy Easy Sauteed Mushrooms

Shares 86<p>Easy Sautéed Mushrooms with white wine sauce is one of the easiest side dishes to make and is fantastic with so many recipes. In about 10 …

Food

Chocolate Pinwheel Cookies

July 31, 2012<p><i>Chocolate pinwheel cookies are as soft and delicious as they are fun to make. Stand out in a boring sea of chocolate chip cookies with</i> …

Dessert

No Fail Quiche Lorraine

Shares 1K<p><i>No Fail Quiche Lorraine, an easy yet impressive recipe full of melty cheese, crisped bacon and ham mixed in a light creamy custard all</i> …

Breakfast

Jenessa's Cadillac Margarita

Shares 10<p>My friend Jenessa makes the absolute best cadillac margarita I have ever tasted. Seriously. It’s not even a comparison. Her cadillac …

Cinco de Mayo

Strawberry Madeleines

Strawberry Madeleines<p>Prep time<p>20 mins<p>Cook time<p>7 mins<p>Total time<p>27 mins<p>Author: Adore Foods<p>Recipe type: Dessert<p>Cuisine: French<p>Serves: 24 …

Dessert

Charro Beans (Frijoles Charros)

Shares 736<p><i>Forget tacos and celebrate Cinco de Mayo with some Charro Beans (Frijoles Charros) cooked in the Instant Pot and served alongside some</i> …

Cooking

Cointreau Rose Cocktail With Strawberries

<i>A delicious sparkling rose cocktail made with Cointreau, mint, orange slices and chopped strawberries. So refreshing, easy to make and bursting with</i> …

Cocktails

Lemon Asparagus Pasta w/ Shrimp and Pistachios

A bright dish of lemon asparagus pasta perked up with shrimp and crunchy pistachios. Ready in less than 30 minutes, this meal is perfect for adding …

Asparagus

Lentil and Kale Soup

A hearty, delicious and budget friendly <b>Lentil and Kale Soup</b> that’s vegetarian and gluten free. Plus, it’s made in one pot for easy clean up! It’s …

Vegan

Green Minestrone with Radish Greens Pesto

Shares 578<p>Green Minestrone with Radish Greens Pesto is a healthful taste of spring! A twist on classic Italian minestrone, this version has lots of …

Food

Lobster Nachos

Instructions<p>In a large skillet, add the Bacon and cook over medium high until just crispy, remove and allow to drain and cool on a paper towel lined …

Cooking

Balsamic Roasted Asparagus and Carrots

Shares 361<p><i>Spring is such an exciting time! It means gorgeous flowers, beautiful sunshine, and, most importantly, lovely garden fresh, spring</i> …

Easter Blondies

Cookies and Balls, Desserts and Sweet Treats, Easter, Holidays and Celebrations, Recipes, Vegetarian and/or Vegan<p><i>Just because there can never be too</i> …

Dessert

Gluten Free Yam Gnocchi, 3 Tasty Recipes in 1

Instructions<p>Yam Gnocchi Mix<p>peel, cut, and steam the yams until easily mashed. Mash and cool down. Mix together with the flour, eggs and salt. the …

Mashed

GARLIC OLIVE DIP

<i>Garlic Olive Dip</i> is super easy to make creamy and addictive dip that is perfect for entertaining guests this spring season. This dip can be served …

Bridal Showers

Kulich: Russian Easter Bread

I love to bake breads from all around the world during Easter and Christmas. Yes, I take culinary travels through different countries. In India where …

Baking

Peaches and Cream Almondine Pie

Shares 289<p><b>Peaches and Cream Pie is an old standard in our household. How can you possibly go wrong with fresh peaches, rich whipped cream, cream</b> …

Baking

Homemade Cheesecake Crust from Scatch

Shares 243<p>Homemade Cheesecake Crust Recipe from Scratch<p>The good cheesecake crust is the best pat of a decadent cheesecake. This simple, easy and …

Baking

Barbecue Cauliflower Wings (Vegan, Gluten-Free)

These flavorful <b>Barbecue Cauliflower Wings</b> are vegan and gluten-free. Cauliflower florets are dunked in seasoned batter and baked until crisp instead …

Cauliflower

Sour Cream Scones

Breads and Loaves, Recipes, Scones and Biscuits<p><i>Anytime is scone time, but they taste exceptionally better in the springtime. Light and fluffy, these</i> …

Baking

Lamb Shanks with Rice Pilaf

For the Lamb Shanks:<p>Combine all of the ingredients for the sauce in a bowl and toss.<p>Preheat Oven 350 degrees F.<p>Combine the spices in a small bowl and …

Spices

Sugar Free Mascarpone

Shares 1.3K<p><b>Enjoy this recipe for Sugar Free Mascarpone in your next dessert.</b><br>I am so thrilled that it is sugar free.<p>Sugar Free Mascarpone<p><b>Mascarpone is</b> …

Dessert

Easter Mini Cassata Cheesecakes

I love to make an assortment of Italian pastries for Easter. Every year I make mom's Easter Cassata in her memory. This year I made it just a little …

Dessert

Chocolate Protein Pancakes

<i>This Chocolate Protein Pancakes recipe is sponsored by Detox Organics.</i><p>You heard right: <i>Chocolate</i> Protein Pancakes! Loaded with superfoods, protein, …

Breakfast

Easy Italian Stuffed Shells — The Coffee Mom

As many of you may know by now, I married into an Italian family. That means, eating a lot of Italian food. Now, I have always loved Italian food, …

Cooking