All posts tagged: shaker p- cheese

Baked tomatoes…..Not potato

Summer time means fresh tomatoes! With so many ways to prepare them you might want to try them baked. Tomatoes at least four for this amount of ingredients finely chopped onion about 1/4 cup finely chopped basil about 6-10 leaves dried oregano about 1/4 teaspoon minced garlic about 1 clove olive oil mozzarella cheese grated about 1/2 cup parmesan cheese shaker kind for the top Wash, cut in half, remove insides carefully. A grapefruit spoon works good, or use a small knife to loosen the flesh first then spoon it out. Be sure and leave the outside  and bottom intact. Put the inside flesh into a medium size bowl. Chop it up, I use scissors…..then add all the other ingredients, mix well. Heat oven to 350…..on a cookie sheet covered with foil place tomato halves, “hole” side up. Carefully fill the tomatoes with the mixture of stuff. It might heap high….that is okay. Press down softly with back of spoon, just until air pockets are filled. Sprinkle tops with P-cheese. Cook 15 minutes @ 350, then turn …

Burn ban roasted cauliflower 

 And now for the rest of the dinner…… Roasted cauliflower is very popular today. I have found it even works on the bbq. But with the burn ban in place I had to rethink our options and cook in the small oven in the fifth wheel. I still used a foil pan however, I added more olive oil and roasted garlic powder with a small amount of garlic salt plus the parmisian cheese, then placed these in the oven 20 minutes before before starting the game hens. I kept them covered the entire time the hens cooked and the came out great. Recipe Cauliflower head broken done to florets Olive oil Parmisian cheese grated fresh or Shaker can Garlic salt and roasted garlic powder Foil pan and foil to cover Cut cauliflower into pieces, not too small or large, natural florets make a great size. Add oil and toss, add cheese and garlic items toss again gently. Put extra oil in pan making sure the sides and bottem are coated. Place cauliflower into pan and …