Posts Tagged ‘Chutney’

Panini BOOffet Halloween Party

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011
My roommate Amber Robinson and I both love fall and holidays and wanted to do a Halloween themed party…but we didn’t have time to do all of the work Test Nest style. I was looking through a booklet of Panini recipes and it hit me…lets do a Panini buffet…so the 1st Annual Panini BOOffet was born. Yep, it was that good and easy that it will become a yearly event. We had a great time, everyone brought an ingredient and we made Pumpkin Chili and Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake to go alonRead More....

Sweet and Sage

Thursday, October 13th, 2011
With all of my canning projects and a really busy work schedule in September, I needed to take a break from Test Nest. October started back with a FALLabulous menu. My favorite time of the year, I was excited to test recipes influenced by fall’s best offerings. Testers for the first dinner of the month included Daniel Evans, Micah Allred, Russ Hill, Vicki Walters, who brought friends Heather Payne and Laura White, and the ultimately wonderful Joon Shin who once again took all the pictures for Read More....

Bollywood Bash TEST NEST

Monday, September 27th, 2010
Indian food is fairly intricate to prepare, there are so many spices and flavors that go into it, but that is what makes it so darn yummy. I was a little overwhelmed by all the chopping for this TN - between the chutney, raita, rice, salad and the quince for the desserts I definitely spent quite a bit of time on all the prep. I’ve definitely got to get me an effective food processor soon. I like the combo blender/food processor unites that recently came out. I need to do some research on them Read More....