Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Pizza Dough

In a bread machine on the "dough" setting:

7/8 to 1 cup warm water
2 T. butter
2 T. sugar
1 t. salt
2 1/2 cups flour
2 1/4 t. yeast

Monday, December 22, 2008

Creamy Fusilli with Yellow Squash and Bacon

From Everyday Food (September 2007, page 28)

Course salt/Ground pepper
8 ounces fusilli
4 slices of bacon, chopped
4 medium yellow squash (quartered and sliced)
2 garlic cloves, minced
1/2 cup heavy cream
1/4 cup Asiago cheese plus more for serving

Boil pasta until al dente in salted water

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Cream Cheese Tarts

From Mom

2 Eight ounce packages cream cheese (softened)
3/4 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 eggs
Nilla Wafers

Blend first four ingredients together. Place on top of nilla wafer in a cupcake paper.
Bake 350 for 12 minutes.
Top with cherry pie filling