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SOME FUN EASY THINGS TO DO

Mash 3-4 large clove into 2 sticks of butter.  I like to use a hand mixer to fully incorporate the garlic into the butter.  What to do with it? Spread the butter on your favorite crusty bread Fry your eggs with it If you grill chicken or steak…when the meat is about done, put a […]

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BLACK GARLIC TOFU

Ingredients ·         12 oz block of extra firm tofu ·         5–6 cloves black garlic ·         3 tablespoons peanut or vegetable oil plus more for frying ·         3 tablespoons  water ·         2 tablespoon soy sauce (or Gluten-free Braggs Liquid Amino Acids) ·         1 tablespoon sugar, brown sugar or alternatve ( coconut, date etc) ·         salt and pepper to taste ·         ⅛ cup chives and chive blossoms Instructions Press tofu with paper towels to […]

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GARLIC KNOTS

GARLIC KNOTS YIELD: Serves 8 to 10 ACTIVE TIME:30 minutes TOTAL TIME:5 hours (or up to overnight) Ingredients 4 tablespoons (57g) butter, divided 8 ounces (225g) sage sausage or breakfast sausage, removed from casings (see note) 1 small onion, finely chopped (about 3/4 cup) 1 rib celery, finely chopped (about 1/2 cup) 4 medium cloves garlic, […]

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BLACK GARLIC CHEESE SOUFFLÉ

From Garlic Matters garlicmatters.com Perfect dinner party starter or a light lunch dish – ideally served with a simple, green, leafy salad. Prep Time: 15 min Cook Time: 30 Total Time: 45min Yield: 4   Category: starter Method: baking INGREDIENTS 4 eggs, egg whites separated from the yolks Pinch of salt 3 tablespoons of dry bread crumbs 10 Original Black Garlic Cloves, smashed with […]

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BAKED BRIE WITH ROASTED GARLIC

There’s not a better appetizer than a warm gooey brie and adding garlic makes it so much better. Prep: 35 min. + cooling Bake: 45 min. INGREDIENTS 1 WHOLE BULB OF GARLIC 1 ½ TEASPOON + 1 TABLESPOON OF OLIVE OIL, DIVIDED 1 TABLESPOON MINCED FRESH ROSEMARY.  YOU CAN USE DRIED ROSEMARY BUT USE   ONE […]

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WHITE BEAN AND ROSEMARY SOUP WITH ROASTED GARLIC CROUTONS

Servings: Serves 6 Ingredients 2 whole heads garlic 1/4 cup plus 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 teaspoon kosher salt , plus more to taste 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper , plus more to taste 1/2 loaf unsliced whole wheat bread , cut into 1-inch cubes 1 tablespoon unsalted butter 2 tablespoons olive oil , […]

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CHEDDAR GARLIC BISCUITS

Ingredients 2 cups of Biscuit baking mix ½ cup cold water ¾ cup shredded sharp cheddar chees ¼ cup butter 1 teaspoon dried Parsley 2 crushed garlic cloves 1.2 teaspoon Italian seasoning Directions Heat oven to 450 degrees Combine baking mix, water, 1 clove of crished garlic and grated cheeses in a bowl ( if […]

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GRAPE TOMATO SALAD

You can use any kind of tomatoes for this but I prefer grape tomatoes.  They are less messy 1 pint grape tomatoes, halved1 Tbsp + 1 tsp extra virgin olive oil2 clove garlic, minced10 fresh basil leaves, chopped6 green olives, dicedpinch hot pepper flakes DIRECTIONS  Half the tomatoes  Mix all the ingredients together in a […]

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BLACK GARLIC SALAD DRESSING

A great use of Black garlic INGREDIENTS 1 head black garlic removed from the peel and finely chopped 1 small clove fresh garlic minced 1 tbsp finely-chopped shallot 3 tbsp red wine vinegar plus more to taste 2 tsp prepared mustard 1/2 tbsp agave nectar (or sweetener of choice) 6 tbsp olive oil plus more as needed salt and pepper to taste INSTRUCTIONS In a blender or food processor, combine the black garlic, fresh garlic, […]

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GARLIC CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES (48 COOKIES)

Recipe from the Toronto Garlic festival: These yummy treats are perfect after dinner nibbles  You will need: 10 garlic cloves ½ cup of maple syrup ¾ cup of brown sugar ¾ cup of granulated sugar 2 eggs 1 ½ teaspoons of vanilla essence 2 ½ cups of flour 1 teaspoon of baking soda ½ teaspoon […]

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GARLIC CHEESECAKE

Yields 12 servings. INGREDIENTS 1 ¾ cups finely crushed graham crackers ½ cup melted butter 4 eggs 20 oz cream cheese, softened 1 cup white sugar 3 cloves roasted elephant garlic 1 TBS vanilla extract 1 TBS all-purpose flour 1 tsp lemon zest 1 tsp heavy whipping cream dash of salt DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to […]

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GARLIC ICE CREAM

For this refreshing summer favorite with a twist you will need: 3 cups of whole milk ½ tablespoon of chopped garlic 1 cup of double cream 1 ½ cups of granulated sugar 9 separated egg yolks 1 split vanilla pod Pour the milk into a saucepan with garlic and vanilla. Bring to boil then remove […]

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GARLIC BREAD PUDDING (SERVES 8)

Warm yourself over the winter with this easy-to-make classic dish. You will need: 2 cups of milk 8 chopped garlic cloves 2 large eggs 2 separated egg yolks A handful of fresh parsley ¾ tablespoon of salt 2 ½ cups of ½ inch cubed bread – preferably Italian Your first step is to add garlic […]

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SOME FUN EASY THINGS TO DO

Mash 3-4 large clove into 2 sticks of butter.  I like to use a hand mixer to fully incorporate the garlic into the butter.  What to do with it? Spread the butter on your favorite crusty bread Fry your eggs with it If you grill chicken or steak…when the meat is about done, put a […]

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BLACK GARLIC STUFFED STEAK

Ingredients 2-8 oz. NY Strip Steaks 3/4 C. Chopped Scallions 1 Tbsp. Olive Oil 2 tsp. Butter 6 Cloves Black Garlic, minced 1/4 C. Italian Panko Breadcrumbs In a sm. skillet, heat oil & butter. Add scallions & sauté till soft. Stir in black garlic & panko breadcrumbs; remove from heat & let cool. Lay […]

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CHICKEN WITH CREAMY BLACK GARLIC SAUCE

Ingredients 6 to 8 skin-on, bone-in chicken thighs (about 2 1/2 to 3 pounds) you can substitute 3 boneless chicken breasts with skin on Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil 3 large shallots thinly sliced (about 1 1/2 cups) 3 large cloves fresh garlic minced or grated 4 large cloves black garlic minced 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 cup dry […]

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STEAK WITH A BLACK GARLIC AND MUSHROOM SAUCE

This is a very tasty sauce for steak. It takes time and patience but it is well worth it.  The last time I made this I used a Wagyu strip steak. Its extremely expensive but its once in a lifetime taste. Ingredients Steak My favorite is fillet/tenderloin   Cook to your likeness, either fry or […]

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BEEF LOVERS GARLIC ROAST BEEF

Ingredients 2-4 lb rib eye roast 6-8 cloves of garlic Olive oil Sea salt Fresh Rosemary Cracked fresh pepper Meat thermometer Directions: Preheat oven to 350 Remove roast from refrigerator at least 1 hour before cooking to reach room temperature.  Trim all the fat off the meat.  I sometimes save the fat and render it down […]

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GARLIC BUTTER PASTA

Ingredients 2 cups uncooked small pasta shells, alphabet pasta or ring macaroni 3 to 4 garlic cloves, minced 1/2 cup butter 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper Directions Cook pasta until al dente. Meanwhile, in a large saucepan melt garlic butter from a previous recipe above. Remove […]

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CREAMY GARLIC PASTA

Another easy and yummy pasta dish Ingredients 1 box of penne pasts.  You can yuse any pasta you like but use 1 lb. 2-3 tablespoons of garlic butter.  (see previous recipe on garlic butter above) 2 tablespoons of flour ¾ cup of chicken broth ¾ cup milk 2 tablespoons of parsley flakes salt and pepper […]

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STIR FRIED GARLIC BEEF WITH VEGETABLES

1 lb beef (round steak is best) sliced thin 4-6 cloves of garlic ¼ cup olive oil 1 ½ teaspoons cornstarch ¾ lb vegetables  ( Brocooli, snow peas, sliced carrots etc) ¼ cup chicken stock 4 green onions cut 1 cup mushrooms 2 tablespoons of soy sauce salt and pepper to taste 1 diced chili […]

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TILAPIA WITH GARLIC BUTTER

A very easy and low calorie meal INGREDIENTS: 2 tablespoons butter 2 cloves garlic, finely minced dash pepper dash salt pinch dried dillweed or parsley dash paprika 4 tilapia fillets PREPARATION: In saucepan, combine butter, garlic, pepper, salt, dillweed, and paprika. Heat over low heat until butter is melted and starts simmering. Remove from heat. […]

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CRAB IN A THAI TOMATO CHILI SAUCE

This is one of my all time favorites.  Having lived in Seattle, I had access to a lot of Dungeness crab PREP TIME: 20 MINUTES COOK TIME: 30 MINUTES TOTAL TIME: 50 MINUTES INGREDIENTS: 2 lbs/1 kg Snow Crab or King Crab, or preferably Dungeness.   4 cloves garlic, minced 1 fresh red chili, minced 1 small piece ginger, sliced into […]

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SOME FUN EASY THINGS TO DO

Mash 3-4 large clove into 2 sticks of butter.  I like to use a hand mixer to fully incorporate the garlic into the butter.  What to do with it? Spread the butter on your favorite crusty bread Fry your eggs with it If you grill chicken or steak…when the meat is about done, put a […]

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CREAMED SPINACH

GET THIS: 1 10-ounce package frozen chopped spinach 2 tablespoons butter 1 1/2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 cup heavy cream 1/4 teaspoon salt Pinch ground black pepper Pinch ground nutmeg Pinch ground cayenne pepper DO THIS: Cook the spinach following the directions on the package. Drain and squeeze all the liquid from the spinach when […]

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EASY CAESAR SALAD DRESSING

INGREDIENTS Makes about 1 1/3 cup 2-4  small garlic cloves, minced and mashed to a paste with 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon anchovy paste or 2 small anchovy fillets 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon Dijon-style mustard 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan PREPARATION In a bowl whisk together […]

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CREAMY GARLIC MASHED POTATOES

Yield: 4 servings Prep time:  20 minutes Cook time: 30 minutes Ingredients3 1/2 pounds russet potatoes2 tablespoons kosher salt16 fluid ounces (2 cups) half-and-half6 cloves garlic, crushed6 ounces grated Parmesan Directions: Peel and dice potatoes, making sure all are relatively the same size. 2. Place in a large saucepan, add the salt, and cover with water. […]

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GARLIC SCAPES

2 tablespoons virgin olive oil2 tablespoons dark brown sugar8 ounces young garlic scapes, trimmed1 1/2 cups coarsely chopped tomatoes3/4 cup dry white wine1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper or to taste1 teaspoon salt or to taste1 tablespoon chopped parsley Heat the oil in a broad sauté pan and add sugar. Stir to caramelize the sugar for […]

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DOUBLE GARLIC SOUP

Modified from the NY Times Time: 45 minutes 4 garlic scapes 3 tablespoons unsalted butter 3 cups sliced garlic scapes (about 3/4 pound) 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves, more for garnish 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt, more to taste Ground black pepper to taste 1 large Yukon Gold potato, peeled and diced 1 quart chicken […]

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GARLIC BUTTER

Garlic butter is great to have on hand and easy to make.  Its perfect for spreading on a baguette to make garlic bread or adding to pasta or any dish calling for butter. Ingredients: 1 cup butter, softened 3-4 cloves of garlic minced 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 teaspoon sea salt 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper […]

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GARLIC MUSHROOMS

Ingredients 12 oz white mushrooms 12 oz brown mushrooms 4 oz butter, unsalted ½ cup of dry sherry 8-10 sprigs of thyme ½ tsp sea salt Cracked black pepper Directions Preheart oven to 400 degrees Melt butter and add sherry, thyme, salt, and pepper Place mushrooms in a backing dish Coat mushrooms with seasoned butter […]

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GARLIC BREAD

Garlic bread is a must have.  I can make a meal out of good garlic bread. Ingredients Garlic butter (see garlic butter recipe above) 1 load of crusty French or Italian bread cut lengthwise Optional: 8 oz shredded mozzarella cheese Preheat oven to 350 degrees Cut loaf of bread lengthwise Spread garlic butter on cut […]

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FOCACCIA BREAD WITH ROASTED GARLIC AND OLIVES

INGREDIENTS: 1/4 cup hot water 1 packet dry active yeast 2 tsp. honey 1 1/2 cup cold water 3 Tb. olive oil + extra for the bowl and pan 1 1/2 tsp. Celtic Sea Salt 2 Tb. roasted garlic, smashed 4 cups all-purpose flour 2/3 cups pitted kalamata olives Salt and Pepper DIRECTIONS: Pour the […]

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SOME FUN EASY THINGS TO DO

Mash 3-4 large clove into 2 sticks of butter.  I like to use a hand mixer to fully incorporate the garlic into the butter.  What to do with it? Spread the butter on your favorite crusty bread Fry your eggs with it If you grill chicken or steak…when the meat is about done, put a […]

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BLACK GARLIC STUFFED STEAK

Ingredients 2-8 oz. NY Strip Steaks 3/4 C. Chopped Scallions 1 Tbsp. Olive Oil 2 tsp. Butter 6 Cloves Black Garlic, minced 1/4 C. Italian Panko Breadcrumbs In a sm. skillet, heat oil & butter. Add scallions & sauté till soft. Stir in black garlic & panko breadcrumbs; remove from heat & let cool. Lay […]

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BLACK GARLIC TOFU

Ingredients ·         12 oz block of extra firm tofu ·         5–6 cloves black garlic ·         3 tablespoons peanut or vegetable oil plus more for frying ·         3 tablespoons  water ·         2 tablespoon soy sauce (or Gluten-free Braggs Liquid Amino Acids) ·         1 tablespoon sugar, brown sugar or alternatve ( coconut, date etc) ·         salt and pepper to taste ·         ⅛ cup chives and chive blossoms Instructions Press tofu with paper towels to […]

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CHICKEN WITH CREAMY BLACK GARLIC SAUCE

Ingredients 6 to 8 skin-on, bone-in chicken thighs (about 2 1/2 to 3 pounds) you can substitute 3 boneless chicken breasts with skin on Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil 3 large shallots thinly sliced (about 1 1/2 cups) 3 large cloves fresh garlic minced or grated 4 large cloves black garlic minced 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 cup dry […]

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STEAK WITH A BLACK GARLIC AND MUSHROOM SAUCE

by Steven NJ Garlic December 17, 2019 This is a very tasty sauce for steak. It takes time and patience but it is well worth it.  The last time I made this I used a Wagyu strip steak. Its extremely expensive but its once in a lifetime taste. Ingredients Steak My favorite is fillet/tenderloin   Cook […]

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SEARED COD WITH BLACK GARLIC SAUCE

Ingredients: 3-1/2 oz. (7 Tbs.) unsalted butter 9 cloves black garlic, peeled and sliced 1/4 cup fresh lime juice 3 Tbs. seasoned rice vinegar 1/2 tsp. Sriracha Kosher salt 4 6-oz. skinless cod loin fillets Freshly ground black pepper 1 Tbs. Asian sesame oil 1/2 cup quartered cherry or grape tomatoes 1/4 cup loosely packed […]

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MUSHROOM AND BLACK GARLIC RISOTTO RECIPE

Ingredients: 4 1/2 cups vegetable stock 8 tablespoons butter 4 tablespoons olive oil 1 sweet yellow onion, minced 4 finely chopped cloves black garlic 2 cups dry arborio rice 1 cup white wine 8 ounces fresh cremini or button mushrooms, sliced 1/2 teaspoon rosemary 2 tablespoons freshly grated parmesan cheese 4 tablespoons mascarpone cheese salt and pepper […]

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BLACK GARLIC CHOCOLATE CHUNK ICE CREAM

SHARED BY ALL ROADS LEAD TO THE KITCHEN Prep Time: 10-15 minutes (+ time to cool, churn, and freeze) | Cook Time: 5-10 minutes | Servings: a scant quart Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups whole milk 1 cup heavy cream 1/4 cup honey 1/4 cup + 1 1/2 tablespoons granulated sugar, divided 1 tablespoon black garlic (smooshed into a […]

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BLACK GARLIC VINAIGRETTE RECIPE

Ingredients: 2 cloves Black Garlic black garlic 3 tablespoons Molasses  3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil to taste salt and pepper Instructions: Puree everything together in a food processor or with an immersion blender.  Serve on your favorite salad

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AVOCADO TOAST WITH BLACK GARLIC RECIPE

Ingredients: 2 slices Your favorite bread 1/2 teaspoon (or 2 cloves) Black Garlic 1 Avocado - sliced or mashed Instructions: Toast two slices of your favorite bread. Spread on a thin layer of black garlic purée. Slice or mash avocado and place on toast. Sprinkle with Pepper Shallot. Add sliced tomato, sprouts, even a fried egg […]

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