How to Make Chocolate Truffles – Food Wishes

From Food Wishes. We’ve done chocolate truffle-like confections before, but I’ve always taken the coward’s way out, and just finished them by dusting in cocoa, which, while technically acceptable, isn’t even close to what we’ve finally done here. A proper truffle needs to combine the contrasting textures of a soft ganache center, coved in a…

Lion’s Head Meatballs – Food Wishes

From Food Wishes. I’m a big fan of meatballs, and a really big fan of really big meatballs, so you can imagine my excitement when I heard about something called Lion’s Head Meatballs, which were described as not only extra large in size, but also supposedly looked like the head of a lion. For a…

Fast Upside-Down Turkey – Food Wishes

From Food Wishes. I didn’t invent cooking turkeys quickly, using high heat; and I didn’t invent cooking turkeys upside-down; but I might have inventing doing both at the same time. Regardless, if you want a moist, and juicy turkey in half the time, that will also confuse your guests, then this is the video for…

Russian Honey Cake – Food Wishes

From Food Wishes. Let me state for the record that this Russian Honey Cake was probably the best cake I’ve ever eaten, and certainly the best cake I’ve ever made. It’s not an especially fast, or easy bake, but believe me, as you’re enjoying this, there will be no regrets. Not about the effort it…

Turkish Eggs (Cilbir) – Food Wishes

From Food Wishes. When you get to a certain age, you think you’ve seen it all, and this is particularly true when it comes to egg recipes. What can you possibly do with eggs that you haven’t already done many times over? Well, these Turkish eggs, that’s what! Follow this link to get a fully…

Swedish Chocolate Balls (Chokladbollar) – Food Wishes

From Food Wishes. Learn how to make Swedish Chocolate Balls (Chokladbollar)! They say that these super easy, no-bake, chocolate/oatmeal treats are the first thing a Swedish child learns to make, which makes sense. What doesn’t make sense is that these aren’t the first thing an America child learns to make. Let’s change that. Visit https://foodwishes.blogspot.com/2019/11/swedish-chocolate-balls-chokladbollar.html…

Popeye’s & Chick-fil-A Hybrid Fried Chicken Sandwich – Food Wishes

From Food Wishes. Learn how to make a Crispy Fried Chicken Sandwich! I tried to make a copycat Popeye’s fried chicken sandwich, but ended up with a hybrid between that and a Chick-fil-A fried chicken sandwich. This DIY version never runs out, and is available on Sunday. Visit https://foodwishes.blogspot.com/2019/10/popeyes-meets-chick-fil-as-fried.html for the ingredients, more information, and…