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Chef Steph G's Organic Gardening Zucchini Blossoms FARM 2 TABLE
The Fabulous Zucchini Blossom
I have taken the next step towards my "Healthy Infused Comfort Food" by Farming Organic Veggies & Fruit...
I'm excited about this new phase in my life... Farm 2 Table, the Beauty & Flavor of Growing & Picking your food to Prepare & Eat is a blessing in it self... I tend to use mine and you can too... If you live in Delaware and would like to be apart of my "Healthy Infused Farm 2 Table Team" leave me a message... 

The Real Deal Cooking Club w/ Chef Steph G.

Chef Steph G Healthy Infused Wellness Program
Rise & Shine!!!
PSA: "The Real Deal Cooking Club w/ Chef Steph G. - Wellness Seminar & Cooking Demo w/ Tasting"I'll be @ my Alma-Mater Audenried High School in Phila. PA, tomorrow with Peace Street & some Fabulous Students discussing "The Pros & Cons of Sustainability" and How it Relates to our Every Day Cooking & Eating Life-Style...To Book Chef Steph G. for your Community Event, School or Personal Enrichment, email chefstephg@twicethespicecaterers.

Wedding Table-Scapes on a Budget


Wedding Table-Scapes don't have to be expensive to look Fabulous...Take this super simply ensemble...
Wedding Table ScapeSatin Overlays, Napkins & Elastic Rings can be purchased on-line, because it cost the same to rent... 
  • Stemware and silverware you can rent... 
  • Flowers modest but beautiful... 
  • Candles are wine glasses with lamp shades from your local party store ...
  • Chair Covers can be purchased on-line as well, for almost the same amount as renting, why rent when you can use them at your next party.

This Is Not Chef Boyardee Ravioli

Appetizer Ravioli StackOK I'm going there, yes carbs, I love them. I'm sure you do too...
I know you here this all the time moderation, everything in moderation...
Oh so true, that's why it's a good ideal to incorporate whole grains into your diet... You can find some great pre-made whole grain ravioli in the markets today... Take a day and explore @ some of your neighborhood markets, don't forget the farmers market... If you know anything about me
"I Love The Farmers Market" They range in size and the product they sell, but you'll be amazed @ some of the specialty items you'll find.

"Easy Breezy" All Natural Mango Sorbet "Diabetic Freindly"


Homemade Mango Sorbet ingredients on Blog Healthy Infused Comfort FoodAfter making this Tasty Treat, you'll wonder what took you so long!
"Mango Sorbet" "you can make this diabetic friendly by using agave nector"

Equipment - Ice Cream Machine {place insert in freezer the night before}, Mesh Strainer, Rubber Spatula, Bowl, Measuring Cup, Fork, Knife, Plastic Resealable Container & Small Sauce Pan


Homemade Mango Sorbet ingredients on Blog Healthy Infused Comfort Food


Homemade Mango Sorbet ingredients on Blog Healthy Infused Comfort Food
Homemade Mango Sorbet ingredients on Blog Healthy Infused Comfort Food










1/2-3/4 cup of agave nectar or sugar + 1/2 cup of water to sauce pan over low heat, stir with spatula, while heating thru {until disolved}...

3 very ripe mangoes - wash, dry, cut the long way, take out seed & scope flesh in strainer over bowl, smash mango with spatula thru strainer.

Free Holiday Sweet Potato Pies

"Free All Natural Sweet Potato Holiday Pies"
with every purchase of a Gift Certificate

visit www.TwiceTheSpiceCaterers.com for details
Sweet Potato Pie made with all natural ingredients. Ready for your holiday
All Pies prepare by Chef Steph G. with fresh ingredients purchased @ the local farmers market.










"The Fabulous Farmers Market"

Heart Healthy Farmers Market
 
 
 
My Farmers Market Tip of The Day
 
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Collards
Savory Cabbage
Broccoli Rabe
Bok Choy
Carrots
Leeks
Parsley
 
 
As you all may know, my name is Chef Steph G., I'm a self trained chef & owner of "Twice The Spice Caterers" I was practically raised, shopping @ the Farmers Market... The first one was 9th St, we call it, in South Philly or The Italian Market... That was over 30 yrs ago, I think I'll stop there, lol...
 
Today I'm in love with Farmers Markets, especially the ones that sell  everything from, produce, to spices, seafood, meat, breads, cheese, preserves, fresh made juice, prepared foods & even hand made scented candles and soaps.

Grilling

Grilling made easy, indoors. Visit our Blog for recipe tips."IT'S THAT TIME OF YEAR"

You don't need a Bbq Pit to grill. Buy yourself a stove toppeppert iron griddle. (you can buy them @ just about any department store / $29 on up. Open your windows, unless you have a high powered exhaust. Coat your griddle with a little oil, crank up the heat & look forward to a flavorful juicy burger.

  • 1lb ground beef . (take out fridge 30 mins. In advance)
  • season with a little salt & pepper 
  • add a few drops of water
  • split in 8 balls, flatten
  • toast 8 slider buns (coated with a little butter)

Oriental Salad

 You Can Eat This Yummy Salad EveryDay
 
Oriental Salad Lunch time favorite
This super simple chopped salad will have you craving for more. You can enjoy this with just about anything or as a main course.
 
takes about 15 mins to prepare
 
Shred you Cabbage & Carrot.
Slice some Scallion thinly
toast your favorite Seeds
Tear a few pcs of Cilantro
Top with your favorite Oriental Dressing
And enjoy this cripy fresh delight.

"Romance on a Plate"

Wedding Entree Chilaen Sea BassChilean Sea Bass
 
 
Chilean Sea Bass is my favorite fish.  I called it the jewel of the sea. The buttery taste & the meaty flaky texture makes this my all time favorite.  Don't  get it twisted, it's a pricey cut  of fish, but you won't regret it.  So when your ready to splurge, add a nice chunk of Chilean Sea Bass to you next gourmet treat.  Seasonal price flucuates between $20 & $28 per lb
I paid $25 per lb this month
 
"Enjoy"

A Little Steak & Potatoes

Juicy Grilled Steak & Potatoes
Steak & Potatoes for your next breakfast buffet


Women can grill too. 
Try this easy "entree" for your significant other, or treat yourself.


  1. Buy your favorite cut of steak at least 1inch thick
  2. Season with some montreal steak seasoning, place in ziploc bag, marinate over night
  3. Take steak out fridge
  4. Scrub & rinse your favorite potato
  5. Bake in oven until tender
  6. Rinse & Slice 1 small onion
  7. Wipe clean with damp paper towel 3 crimini & 3 shitake mushrooms (slice)
  8. Light your grill, when charcoals are gray about 20 mins

Salmon Pockets

Salmon Pocket Entree
Super Simple Sexy Sandwich
serves 2

You too can enjoy one of my "Fan Favorite" Sexy Sandwiches
Buy your favorite cut of Salmon
1 box Puff Pastry
Parchment Paper
 bunch fresh Spinach
1/4 lb sliced Provolone Cheese
1 medium Onion
2 tsp crushed fresh Garlic
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
your favorite seasoning
Sea Salt & Cracked Pepper
1 lemon
1 egg yolk w/ tab water


Season your Salmon
Rinse & chopped your Spinach
dice your Onion
crush your Garlic
Lay out 1 sheet of Puff Pastry on your cookie sheet lined with Parchment Paper

Chef Stephanie G.

 
 
For The Novice Cook
Small Bite / Vegetarian Crostini
Entertaining or just relaxing with a bottle of Vino or a refreshing Sparkling Berry Spritzer. This
Vegetarian Small Bite is sure to please.
 
(follow my 7 easy steps)
start w/ making sauce
 
Find you favorite market & purchase
one french baguette (sliced into rounds, rub w/ evoo, garlic, salt & pepper toast slightly)
1/4 cup evoo
1 large clove of fresh garlic
sea salt &cracked pepper to taste
 
 
"Sauteed Spinach"
fresh bunch of  spinach (washed & stems removed)