Episode 210

Peppermint Bark
Posted on December 2nd, 2011 by Sara Moulton  |  Filed under Episode 210 « Sara's Weeknight Meals Season 2  |  Submit Comment
Hand’s-On Time: 30 minutes Total Preparation Time: 1 hour to an hour and a half Ingredients 12 ounces (about 2 cups) 65% cacao dark chocolate, chopped, or chocolate chips 12 ounces (about 2 cups) white chocolate, chopped, or white chocolate chips 35 peppermint candies (about 1 cup crushed) NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT CHILL THE BOTTOM DARK CHOCOLATE LAYER FOR MORE THAN 5 to 8 MINUTES (OR UNTIL IT JUST STARTS TO SET UP) OR THE WHITE CHOCOLATE LAYER WILL NOT … more »


Rosemary Walnuts
Posted on December 2nd, 2011 by Sara Moulton  |  Filed under Episode 210 « Sara's Weeknight Meals Season 2  |  Submit Comment
Makes 2 cups Hands-on Time: 10 minutes Total Preparation Time: 20 minutes Ingredients 2 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 teaspoons dried rosemary, crumbled 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon cayenne 2 cups walnuts Directions… Melt 2 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter with 2 teaspoons dried rosemary, crumbled, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1/2 teaspoon cayenne. Pour this mixture over 2 cups walnuts, tossing to coat them. Bake the nuts on a cookie sheet at 350 degrees for 10 minutes. Cook’s Notes You could more »


Homemade Marshmallows
Posted on December 2nd, 2011 by Sara Moulton  |  Filed under Episode 210 « Sara's Weeknight Meals Season 2  |  Submit Comment
Makes 96 marshmallows Hands-On Time: 45 minutes Total Preparation Time: 4 hours Ingredients… About 1 cup confectioners’ sugar for dusting 3 (1/4-ounce) packages unflavored gelatin 1/2 cup cold water 2 cups granulated sugar – combined with seeds of 1 – 2 vanilla bean pods 1/2 cup light corn syrup 1/2 cup hot water (about 115°F.) 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 large egg whites (at room temp)* 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract Variations: Add cinnamon, ginger or pumpkin pie spice to confectioners more »