Meal Kits:  Asparagus and Mushroom Risotto

Meal Kits:  Asparagus and Mushroom Risotto
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell, has come up with a brilliant idea to create meal kits to help ease the ever-present question of, “What’s for Dinner?”  She prepares one making Asparagus and Mushroom Risotto. If you’d like to order a meal kit or anything off their website, click here or call Laurie at (651)...

Girl Scout Cookie Recipes

Girl Scout Cookie Recipes
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell stopped by the TCL kitchen with tasty recipes you can make with Girl Scout Cookies. Original Girl Scout Cookie 1 C butter, room temp 1 C sugar 2 eggs, well beaten 2 TB milk 1 tsp vanilla 2 C flour 1 tsp salt 2 tsp baking powder more sugar for topping Preheat oven to 375 degrees ...

Citrus Recipes

Citrus Recipes
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell, stopped by with tangy recipes made with citrus to try out in the new year. Citrus Shrimp 3 TB olive oil 3 TB fresh cilantro zest and juice of 1 limequat and 2 mandarins 1 tsp honey 2 TB shallot -minced 1 tsp fresh ginger-minced 1.5 lbs shrimp - cleaned 1 mandarin and 1 lemon cut into...

Grandma Rita’s Dressing

Grandma Rita’s Dressing
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell stopped by with a recipe that has a unique twist on this Thanksgiving staple.  It's a recipe that's been in her family for over 60 years, created by her Grandma Rita. Ingredients 3 strips thick cut bacon, chopped 1 lg yellow onion, diced 2 celery stalks, chopped 1/2 C mushrooms, Shiitake...

Halloween Feetloaf

Halloween Feetloaf
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods in St. Paul, Laurie Crowell, stopped by with a Halloween-themed dinner idea, feetloaf. Make it at home! Feetloaf Recipe 1/2 C panko bread crumbs 1/2 C milk 2 lbs ground meat (beef, bison, pork etc. Whatever you prefer works!) 1 egg lightly beaten 1/2 C shredded parmesan 1/2 C finely chopped fresh...

Squash Recipes

Squash Recipes
Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell, stopped by to share some tasty squash recipes perfect for any fall day. Visit Laurie! Golden Fig Fine Foods 794 Grand Ave, St Paul, MN 55105 Try these recipes at home! Kuri Adobo Soup 4-5 lbs red Kuri squash roasted 2 TB olive oil 1 onion-diced 2 garlic cloves-minced Salt and pepper to...

Autumn Inspired Recipes

Autumn Inspired Recipes
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell, stopped by the TCL kitchen with some fall inspired recipes like apple salsa, wild rice salad and more. Crunchy Apple Salsa 2 honey crisp apples 1 small onion-chopped 1 red bell pepper-finely chopped 1 C loosely packed cilantro-chopped 1 TB chili in adobo sauce, chopped 1 tsp lime...

Back To School Dinner Idea

Back To School Dinner Idea
Laurie Crowell of Golden Fig Fine Foods in St. Paul stopped by with an easy back to school dinner recipe and sweet treat. Chicken Pot Pie 2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken 2 1/4 C chicken stock 4 TB butter 1 small onion, finely chopped 4 carrots, peeled and cut into 1/4 inch half moons 3 celery ribs, chopped 2 minced garlic cloves 1...

Back-to-School Breakfast Ideas

Back-to-School Breakfast Ideas
It's back-to-school week on Twin Cities Live and chances are that it’s every parent's dream is to create a smooth transition from summer mornings once the school year starts. Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell stopped by with three different breakfast ideas that are perfect for busy mornings. Breakfast Cookies 1 C old...

Strawberry Recipes

Strawberry Recipes
It is strawberry season and Owner of Golden Fig, Laurie Crowell, stopped by with some recipes to help us celebrate. Strawberry And Beet Salad Vinaigrette - 2 TB olive oil 1 TB Basil Balsamic Vinegar 1 tsp honey 1 TB coarse mustard salt and pepper to taste Place ingredients in small jar and shake to emulsify 4 large beets,...