Kitchen Vignettes for PBS - 3/13 - PBS Food

Butternut Bourbon Cream Pie Saves Thanksgiving Dessert for Pumpkin Pie Haters

If pumpkin pie slipped on a silky ballgown, this dessert would be the result: a voluptuous golden custard nestled inside a nutty, cookie-like crust with a hint of spice, topped with Bourbon whipped cream and cinnamon-butter toasted pumpkin seeds. Continue

basil chocolate cake

A Summer Family Recipe: Basil Chocolate Cake

This cake calls for a whopping cup of basil! Sprinkle confectioner’s sugar and some fresh basil leaves as a garnish or drizzle on berries. Continue

creamy cucumber dill salad

Picnic Ready: Cucumber Dill Salad with Rye Croutons

The crisp juicy cucumber marries the toasty rye croutons and the whole crackling affair is coated in velvety dilly sour cream dressing. Continue

lemonbalm shortbread

Summertime Tea with Lemonbalm Shortbread

Serve lemonbalm shortbread with some fresh lemonbalm tea and you’ve got yourself a decadent little treat for a summertime afternoon. Continue

Sweetness and Depth Added to the Table: Parsnip Gnocchi

An enticingly sweet flavor is created when parsnip is added to a classic gnocchi dough. Served in a lemony arugula walnut pesto and it’s lip-smacking good. Continue

maple mousse

A Sure Sign of Spring: Maple Syrup Mousse

There’s some kind of magic that happens when you combine whipped cream and maple syrup. Maple Mousse is the answer. Continue

Crespelle in Brodo

Soothe Your Soul with Crespelle in Brodo, Italian Crepes in Broth

Crespelle is a traditional Italian dish featuring crepes served in a hot chicken broth. Continue

Celebrate Christmas Morning with a Cranberry Orange Brioche Star

Discover why there are few things quite as enchanting as a warm festive sweet bread on Christmas morning. Continue

Sweet Potato Fry-lovers will Devour These Buttercup Squash Fries

These buttercup squash fries are very similar in taste and texture to sweet potato fries. Continue

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