Other Breakfast Treats

ROASTED TOMATO CHOKA

Complexity: Easy Ingredients: 12 medium tomatoes (approx 1 lb) 4 – 6 cloves garlic 1 medium onion Piece of hot pepper (scotch bonnet) Olive oil Directions: Roast tomatoes on an open flame until charred. Let cool. Remove black peel from tomatoes and set aside in a bowl. Place the garlic, [...]

HOT BACON & MUSHROOM DIP

Complexity: Medium Ingredients: 6 slices bacon, halved 2 extra slices bacon, quartered 2 cups fresh mushrooms, sliced 1 small sweet pepper, diced ½ small onion, diced 2 - 3 cloves garlic, finely chopped ¼ cup chopped chives Pinch of salt ½ tsp pepper sauce ¼ tsp black pepper 8 oz [...]

HONEY CORN MUFFINS

Complexity: Easy Ingredients: 1½ cups flour 1 cup cornmeal 3 tsp baking powder 6 oz butter or margarine 1/3 cup sugar ¼ tsp salt 3 eggs ½ cup honey 1½ cups milk 1 tsp vanilla essence Directions:   Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly spray muffin tins with cooking [...]

SMOKED SALMON BITES

Complexity: Easy Ingredients: 1 large baguette, cut into 1 –inch slices Thin slices smoked salmon Cream Cheese Basil pesto Directions: Heat or toast the slices in the oven just until crisp. Remove and spread with the cream cheese. Top with smoked salmon and a dot or drizzle of pesto. Serve.

PUMPKIN PANCAKES

Complexity: Medium Ingredients: 2½ cups all purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder ½ tsp baking soda 1/3 cup sugar ½ tsp ground ginger 1 tsp cinnamon ¼ tsp salt 1½ cups milk 1 cup cooked mashed/pureed pumpkin 2 eggs 2 tbsp oil 1 tsp vanilla Additional oil for frying Directions: [...]