Posts Tagged ‘Best Breakfast in the Berkshires’

Blueberry Morning Glory

March 1st, 2010 by philhalpern

Serves 12 Ingredients: 1 challah or egg bread, with crust removed, ripped apart 1 8-oz. pkg cream cheese 2 cups blueberries 8 eggs 1/3 cup maple syrup ½ cup sugar 2 cups half & half In a greased 13 x 9 corning or glass casserole dish, arrange half of the bread. Scatter the cream cheese […]

Raisin Cream Cheese French Toast

March 1st, 2010 by philhalpern

Ingredients: 12 oz. day-old French bread or fresh English muffin bread, cut into ¾ inch cubes. 2/3 cup raisins 6 oz. cream cheese, cut into ¼ inch cubes 6 eggs 3 cups milk 1 cup maple pancake syrup 2 teaspoons vanilla Additional syrup, optional Spray 9×13 inch baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Place bread […]

Zucchini Bread

March 1st, 2010 by philhalpern

Ingredients: 3 eggs 2 cups sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 2 cups grated zucchini 3 tsp vanilla 3 cups flour ½ tsp salt 1 tsp baking soda ¼ tsp baking powder 1 tsp cinnamon ½ cup chopped nuts, if desired Beat eggs and sugar. Add oil, zucchini, and vanilla. Mix dry ingredients together and add […]

Wake-Up Casserole

March 1st, 2010 by philhalpern

Ingredients: 2 to 3 cups season croutons 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese Chopped mushrooms, onions, & sun-dried tomatoes, enough to fill the bottom of a 12-inch fry pan when combined 2 Tbsp oil 6 eggs 2 cups milk ½ tsp salt ½ tsp pepper ½ tsp dry mustard 1 10-3/4 oz. can cream of mushroom […]

Aphrodisiacs: Can Foods Play a Role In Seduction?

February 10th, 2010 by philhalpern

Now that we have your attention, we can tell you about an event this Saturday featuring Francine Segan, food historian, cookbook writer, and friend to celebrity chefs. “Aphrodisiacs: Myth or Reality” will start with Ms. Segan’s talk, followed by a dessert reception and a screening of “Moonstruck.”  It’s at the Mahaiwe, Saturday February 13th, 7:00 […]